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by Shadowfire
Sat Aug 08, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Xiphos TTS "festival" not started -- perhaps not installed
Replies: 0
Views: 87

Xiphos TTS "festival" not started -- perhaps not installed

I am getting a Xiphos windows popping up telling me that TTS "festival" not started -- perhaps not installed. TTS connect failed, Connection refused. error message. Xiphos_TTS.jpg I have verified all needed packages have been installed to my knowledge. festival is already the newest versio...
by Shadowfire
Sun Dec 04, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Lirc remapping help
Replies: 1
Views: 210

Re: Lirc remapping help

Hey Keeper86, Hope all is well for you this time of year. I thought I would send you a links that may help you. Just use the first parts to where you can program it, and test it.... http://atterer.org/mythtv-xmbc-remote-control-without-lirc http://wiki.openelec.tv/index.php?title=Guide_To_Test_a_Rem...
by Shadowfire
Sun Nov 27, 2011 9:04 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 12 "Lisa" released!
Replies: 219
Views: 221363

Re: Linux Mint 12 "Lisa" released!

look m12 devs - do we need a drivers work-around cheat sheet for running an ati vid card w/m12? right now, m12 pretty much suks if it won't behave with the gajillions of ati cards out there in linux land. if ati vids were a known problem, the m12 public offering should have been delayed until the f...
by Shadowfire
Mon Sep 05, 2011 6:52 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Release Date for Linux Mint 11 KDE
Replies: 293
Views: 54407

Re: Release Date for Linux Mint 11 KDE

What are you guys 2 years old? Okay. I will admit. I came here to find out the date for release and plans for KDE, but gezzz guys, either you didn't read or can't read what the mod/kde person said in regards to your insensitive and repetitive questioning. Someone from Mint correct me if I am wrong -...
by Shadowfire
Thu Aug 25, 2011 2:12 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Skyp and ASUS K42N Laptop .. No Mic (sound works)
Replies: 2
Views: 972

Skyp and ASUS K42N Laptop .. No Mic (sound works)

After deciding to test out the KDE 10 I loaded it on my ASUS K42N laptop. Everything works right out of the box.. I thought.. till I installed Skype, and started to use it and found that the mic is not working. After trying to get it to work in the mixer section and skype options, I finally went loo...
by Shadowfire
Tue Aug 09, 2011 9:38 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: [Solved - Indirectly] Picasa - Ink/Toner Levels: 'media-jam'
Replies: 2
Views: 958

Re: Picasa - Ink/Toner Levels: 'media-jam'

No worries. I ended up upgrading to the newest version of Mint and it fixed the problem. I am unsure what was the real issue. So I can not give feed back to why it happened or how to fix it.
by Shadowfire
Sat Aug 06, 2011 8:04 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: libgl1-mesa-dri - unmet dependencies
Replies: 1
Views: 647

Re: libgl1-mesa-dri - unmet dependencies

I forgot to mention that after trying to install libgl1-mesa-dri and then I try to install the dependencies... and I get this... sudo apt-get install libdrm-nouveau1a Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This m...
by Shadowfire
Sat Aug 06, 2011 7:42 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: libgl1-mesa-dri - unmet dependencies
Replies: 1
Views: 647

libgl1-mesa-dri - unmet dependencies

I have this happening on two out of five computers on my network. Three of the five computers are running Mint. My server runs CentOS and I have alone Win7. Okay so back to the two with the problem. In some recent updating with Mint 10 and Mint 11 I have come against what I thought was due to downgr...
by Shadowfire
Fri Jul 08, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: libgl1-mesa-dev will not install
Replies: 1
Views: 567

libgl1-mesa-dev will not install

I have Mint Linux 11 and to give you an idea of my problem I have copied and pasted my problem below: sudo apt-get install libgl1-mesa-dev -f Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have req...
by Shadowfire
Sun Feb 28, 2010 6:11 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: [Solved - Indirectly] Picasa - Ink/Toner Levels: 'media-jam'
Replies: 2
Views: 958

[Solved - Indirectly] Picasa - Ink/Toner Levels: 'media-jam'

I was hoping that someone may have an answer to this issue. After installing Mint 8 fresh, everything has been running smooth, except the printer. When I try to print a test page - it works fine. It will also print fine from OpenOffice. Yet when I try to print out pictures from Picasa it gives me th...
by Shadowfire
Sun Feb 21, 2010 6:56 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Solved] sources.list (helena) Linux Mint 8
Replies: 3
Views: 553

Re: sources.list (helena) Linux Mint 8

remoulder wrote:Remove the multiverse from the first line and the last two lines, otherwise it's OK.
I appreciate to help. I just went back over the post and found exactly what you said on that post the first time.. Sorry making you repeat it. :wink:

Thanks again Remoulder!
by Shadowfire
Sun Feb 21, 2010 6:42 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Solved] sources.list (helena) Linux Mint 8
Replies: 3
Views: 553

Re: sources.list (helena) Linux Mint 8

I may have answered my question by a post I found. So I think the followin post may do me justice. If not please let me know. http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=42112&p=242235&hilit=mint+repository#p242235 Here's the list: deb http://packages.linuxmint.com/ helena upstream ...
by Shadowfire
Sun Feb 21, 2010 6:36 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Solved] sources.list (helena) Linux Mint 8
Replies: 3
Views: 553

[Solved] sources.list (helena) Linux Mint 8

In working with my workstation I started some tweaking and I jumped a step in the process. In doing so I believe I inavetantly deleted some Mint repos from my source.list file. Can someone post what a sources.list file would look like after install of Mint Helena 8? I want to make sure I have all my...

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