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by disastrophe
Sun Jul 18, 2010 7:32 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Get PCLinuxOS 2010 To Boot With GRUB2 Controlling GRUB
Replies: 8
Views: 5351

Re: Get PCLinuxOS 2010 To Boot With GRUB2 Controlling GRUB

I'd like to thank markcynt for this walkthrough. I was booting four Grub2 OS's and wanted to replace one with Fedora 13. This procedure worked beautifully for me. You're a god!
by disastrophe
Fri Jul 16, 2010 6:10 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: how do i turn of dpms permanently?
Replies: 1
Views: 462

how do i turn of dpms permanently?

Hi there, I am using KDE 9 CE and I am going crazy trying to turn off power management. I have tried everything I can find in the gui and it keeps coming back. grrrr...
I'm a noob and perhaps I am missing something. I will be grateful for any help, thanks.
by disastrophe
Thu Jul 15, 2010 3:00 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Mint 9 KDE RC - problem with network manager?
Replies: 3
Views: 563

Re: Mint 9 KDE RC - problem with network manager?

Nevermind on that last question, I found where the settings go in /etc/network/interfaces. As I understand the default MTU value would be the max of 1500B anyway, which is also as big as I can go without packet fragmentation (1500B - 28B header.) I'm already downloading at 40 - 56Mb and my pings hav...
by disastrophe
Thu Jul 15, 2010 2:26 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Mint 9 KDE RC - problem with network manager?
Replies: 3
Views: 563

Re: Mint 9 KDE RC - problem with network manager?

I did a bit of searching and can't find a definitive answer or anything that sounds like a safe solution. Someone suggested using the Gnome Network Manager but that includes about half of Gnome. All I really need to do with it right now is to make sure my MTUs are maxed out and stay that way. Is the...
by disastrophe
Thu Jul 15, 2010 2:10 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Mint 9 KDE RC - problem with network manager?
Replies: 3
Views: 563

Mint 9 KDE RC - problem with network manager?

Hello there, I am a windoze veteran but a complete noob to Linux in general so if my wording is off please bear with me. I have very recently made a complete switch to Linux. I am currently dual booting Isadora Gnome and LM 9 KDE RC. Overall this is great for a release candidate, I've had very few p...
by disastrophe
Tue Jul 13, 2010 3:36 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: This stuff sure ain't winders (saints be praised!)
Replies: 3
Views: 801

This stuff sure ain't winders (saints be praised!)

Hello everybody. My name is Anton, I am a noob :mrgreen: and I'm very happy to be here. I have recently made a clean break with m$ after many long years of cleaning up their messes. Not sure why it took me so long, especially considering how dramatically my annoyance level has decreased since making...

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