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by jomaweb
Tue May 22, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: any drawback on installing gnome shell
Replies: 2
Views: 81

any drawback on installing gnome shell

I love Mint, but I like Gnome desktop a lot

I was thinking on installing Gnome on top of Mint latest Version but read some posts on discouraging to do so

is there a secure and safe way of getting gnome shell on Linux Mint 18.3 ?
by jomaweb
Wed Nov 19, 2014 7:44 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: can't add windows portable app to mint menu
Replies: 11
Views: 965

Re: can't add windows portable app to mint menu

Just to be clear: I'm not a newbie on linux. i know that windows programs are for windows, but the thing is I need to use a windows app in the meantime while I find a native alternative, please don't be condescending. I don't need to be lectured. When I mean portable windows app, I mean running on W...
by jomaweb
Tue Nov 18, 2014 6:50 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: can't add windows portable app to mint menu
Replies: 11
Views: 965

can't add windows portable app to mint menu

hi I got some windows apps "portable edition" that worked flawlessly just clicking on EXE file. I want to add it to mint menu but mint menu editor is not working as expected. The problem is that at the end of the process, after selecting name, icon and file location, the apply button is grayed out a...
by jomaweb
Tue Sep 09, 2014 3:53 pm
Forum: Español (Spanish)
Topic: Error al instalar Qiana
Replies: 1
Views: 367

Re: Error al instalar Qiana

Solucionado volviendo a descargar la iso.
by jomaweb
Mon Sep 08, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: Español (Spanish)
Topic: Error al instalar Qiana
Replies: 1
Views: 367

Error al instalar Qiana

Hola. He intentado varias veces instalar Linux mint pero siempre me quedo atascado en el mismo sitio. Todo parece que va bien pero casi al final da un error. Dice que no se ha podido configurar apt y ya no me deja seguir. Lo instalo desde dc, desde DVD, y hasta desde un pincho con unetbootin, pero n...
by jomaweb
Sun Jun 26, 2011 2:03 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Brief Mint 11 Review and suggestions for Mint 12
Replies: 14
Views: 2467

Re: Brief Mint 11 Review and suggestions for Mint 12

Use GnomeBaker. it's for gnome, so no KDE dependencies as in K3B, and no coasters!
by jomaweb
Sun Feb 20, 2011 2:17 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: error deleting firewall rule in GUFW [solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 2037

Re: error deleting firewall rule in GUFW [solved]

Using the syntax above didn't work for me either, but I wasn't trying to delete an IP just a port/tcp -- but it did come up with a help screen which left me confused. So I decided to read the man pages, and here's some of what it says relevant to deleting a rule: To delete a rule, simply prefix the...
by jomaweb
Sun Feb 20, 2011 5:36 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: error deleting firewall rule in GUFW [solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 2037

Re: error deleting firewall rule in GUFW

sudo ufw delete allow from 192.168.1.128
[sudo] password for jose:
Could not delete non-existent rule


But you know? that rule exists. I can see it in GUFW
by jomaweb
Sat Feb 19, 2011 6:24 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: error deleting firewall rule in GUFW [solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 2037

Re: error deleting firewall rule in GUFW

sudo ufw delete allow from 192.168.1.128/tcp
ERROR: Bad source address
by jomaweb
Fri Feb 18, 2011 4:39 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Gnome-do closes after startup
Replies: 5
Views: 717

Re: Gnome-do closes after startup

Man, Kupfer is awesome!

No skin, but it works....

thanks
by jomaweb
Fri Feb 18, 2011 10:08 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Gnome-do closes after startup
Replies: 5
Views: 717

Re: Gnome-do closes after startup

My desktop is gnome, not KDE.
by jomaweb
Fri Feb 18, 2011 8:01 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Gnome-do closes after startup
Replies: 5
Views: 717

Gnome-do closes after startup

hi

I've got gnome-do in my startup applications and everything seems to go fine, but after a while, gnome-do closes.

any suggestion?

thanks
by jomaweb
Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:28 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: error deleting firewall rule in GUFW [solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 2037

error deleting firewall rule in GUFW [solved]

Hi

trying to delete some previous added rules in GUFW I get an error: "error executing operation" (translated from my Spanish desktop)

is there any other way to delete some user rules?

thanks
by jomaweb
Tue Feb 15, 2011 12:25 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Basket Notes problem pasting images and text
Replies: 29
Views: 7296

Re: Basket Notes problem pasting images and text

Hey thanks so much for this link. I tried out KeepNote and it's a keeper! Looks like it should replace Evernote for me. I can't believe I hadn't stumbled across it before when searching for an Evernote replacement. Me too!! fighting against many unusable pretended multiplatform software...but Keepn...
by jomaweb
Tue Feb 15, 2011 12:15 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: has anyone succesfully installed Basket notes 2.0?
Replies: 2
Views: 280

Re: has anyone succesfully installed Basket notes 2.0?

I'm running Gnome (Linux Mint Debian) and the described procedure is not working. Many errors and many dependencies not satisfied.

any other suggestion?
by jomaweb
Tue Feb 15, 2011 12:14 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Basket Notes problem pasting images and text
Replies: 29
Views: 7296

Re: Basket Notes problem pasting images and text

any suggestion on installing? My desktop is Gnome (LMDE). No success to the day. Many dependencies not satisfied and many errors.
by jomaweb
Tue Feb 15, 2011 8:21 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: has anyone succesfully installed Basket notes 2.0?
Replies: 2
Views: 280

has anyone succesfully installed Basket notes 2.0?

Hi

I'm eager to test the new promising features from this note taking app (similar to One Note in windows) but no success in LMDE to the day.


any suggestion?
by jomaweb
Sun Feb 06, 2011 7:40 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: installing CoverGloobus
Replies: 2
Views: 1309

Re: installing CoverGloobus

I'll give it a try.
for the moment I feel like I can manage the differences between an Ubuntu-based distro and the debian-based. (my fingers crossed)

thanks a lot
by jomaweb
Sun Feb 06, 2011 4:34 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: installing CoverGloobus
Replies: 2
Views: 1309

installing CoverGloobus

Hi all

First of all, thanks for Mint, whatever the version I use I'm in love with this distro.
Now I'm using LMDE and I will be happier installing CoverGloobus. Sadly, there is no Debian version, just ubuntu, and tried to install from source with no succes

any suggestion?
by jomaweb
Mon Mar 01, 2010 12:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Desktop Drapes not working. I need a good wallpaper changer
Replies: 6
Views: 946

Re: Desktop Drapes not working. I need a good wallpaper changer

you'e righ. All the pixelated ones are too small to be wallpapers.

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