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by troyj
Tue Jan 27, 2015 11:30 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint - 2015 year of Linux (finally) :-)
Replies: 6
Views: 2505

Linux Mint - 2015 year of Linux (finally) :-)

Hi Everybody, Was thinkin' maybe I should post some thoughts - not that they are deep thoughts or amything that will change the world lol :-) InkKnife posted a similar topic (Thank You Apple! Or Why I love Mint even more.) Was not sure if I should add to their post or start my own...so here goes. I'...
by troyj
Thu Dec 30, 2010 3:32 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Isadora vs. Julia
Replies: 35
Views: 5390

Re: Isadora vs. Julia

Isadora seems to run much better on my MacBook. I am dual booting with OS X and trying the 64bit version of Mint (Julia), my MacBook seemed quite sluggish and the wireless was not working properly.

A fresh install of Isadora and things are working fine again.

Troy
by troyj
Sat Jul 10, 2010 12:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: HELP! Dropbox Trouble
Replies: 11
Views: 2308

Re: HELP! Dropbox Trouble

I had problems with min-dropbox. I tried installing it from the Software Manager and it would never run. I then tried removing it with the Software Manager and it never seemed like it was removed. Did alot of searching and found the people were recommending the version direct from the Dropbox web si...
by troyj
Tue Jul 06, 2010 4:53 pm
Forum: Promotion
Topic: Mint t-shirts/gear
Replies: 3
Views: 4931

Mint t-shirts/gear

I have been reading the various posts about promoting Linux Mint and there are several threads with people who are interested in Mint shirts, hats, etc.. The only thing is that there does not seem to be a real "Mint Store" like Ubuntu or some of the other distros have. A few links point to sites whe...
by troyj
Sat Jun 19, 2010 7:09 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Moving user account from old to new computer?
Replies: 2
Views: 323

Re: Moving user account from old to new computer?

Thank you. Looks like it should work fine. I am using Mint 9.

Will give it a try and post back.

Troy
by troyj
Sat Jun 19, 2010 2:25 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Moving user account from old to new computer?
Replies: 2
Views: 323

Moving user account from old to new computer?

I apologize if I am posting to the wrong forum...not sure exactly where this question fits. I have Linux Mint installed on a Mac Mini and it runs extremely well. So well in fact, that I want to use Mint on my MacBook as well. :-) I have OS X installed on one partition and want to install Mint on the...
by troyj
Fri Jun 18, 2010 10:09 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Is there a "best" file system for external hard drive?
Replies: 2
Views: 300

Is there a "best" file system for external hard drive?

Hi Everyone, I am migrating an external firewire drive from Mac use over to a computer with Mint installed. I have done quite a bit of searching and I am still not quite sure what the "best" file system for the external drive would be for use with Linux Mint. Anyone have any thoughts or suggestions?...
by troyj
Sun Jun 13, 2010 9:00 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 2
Views: 850

Hello

Hi fellow Mint users! :-) Just wanted to post a note that I am very happy with the latest release of Mint (9). Running on a Mac Mini extremely well. No going back to OS X for this Mac! I have been a Mac user for...a long time! lol Probably since about 1990 or so. My first brand new Mac was a Power M...

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