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by deadlytackler
Wed Sep 22, 2010 1:01 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint crashes; GLiB Warning
Replies: 30
Views: 7707

Re: Linux Mint crashes; GLiB Warning

It happened today twice . One when I was trying to open Evolution after installing it thru Package Manager. Second time when there were 4/5 tabs were opened. Here is the log File attached, may be some program is setting it on sleep mode (though disabled in power management)...... Log File 22nd Sep.o...
by deadlytackler
Wed Sep 22, 2010 12:52 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Copy & Paste, Excel to Spreadsheet
Replies: 8
Views: 615

Re: Copy & Paste, Excel to Spreadsheet

Thanks, but this is not working surprisingly and was the reason I troubled the forum to help me out. Still exploring the solution...
by deadlytackler
Sat Sep 18, 2010 12:34 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Copy & Paste, Excel to Spreadsheet
Replies: 8
Views: 615

Re: Copy & Paste, Excel to Spreadsheet

yes. this has necessitated because In my office, work network fails to identify my latop and its drive when I work in Linux Mint. Moreover we have our own program which runs on citrix and has applications which are in excel. Earlier (window XP), I used to open my computer drive loaction and used to ...
by deadlytackler
Sat Sep 18, 2010 1:09 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint crashes; GLiB Warning
Replies: 30
Views: 7707

Re: Linux Mint crashes; GLiB Warning

I am also of the same opinion that it's related to graphics card
by deadlytackler
Sat Sep 18, 2010 1:06 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Copy & Paste, Excel to Spreadsheet
Replies: 8
Views: 615

Re: Copy & Paste, Excel to Spreadsheet

No. I want to paste the copied cell from excel to open office spreadsheet.....
by deadlytackler
Wed Sep 15, 2010 11:42 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Copy & Paste, Excel to Spreadsheet
Replies: 8
Views: 615

Copy & Paste, Excel to Spreadsheet

May I know the way to paste copied cells from excel to spreadsheet?
by deadlytackler
Fri Sep 10, 2010 12:53 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to set up Lenovo 3000 G430 for linux
Replies: 0
Views: 734

How to set up Lenovo 3000 G430 for linux

Very good article, simple and to the point. thanks to him, now my touchpad is working and enjoying linux on my laptop
http://www.linlap.com/wiki/lenovo+3000+g430
by deadlytackler
Tue Sep 07, 2010 3:46 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Ethernet connected but FF unable to open web page (SOLVED)
Replies: 2
Views: 332

Ethernet connected but FF unable to open web page (SOLVED)

Ethernet connection icon is also showing connected. But Firefox is unable to open web pages . Install Linux Mint Isadora thru DVD, using Lenovo 3000 G430 laptop.
Help........
by deadlytackler
Sat Sep 04, 2010 11:43 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint crashes; GLiB Warning
Replies: 30
Views: 7707

Re: Linux Mint crashes; GLiB Warning

In my case, though it was happening earlier also however I suppose Gwibber caused it occurrence frequent. Just removed Gwibber. Let's see.
Still no official/moderator's response
by deadlytackler
Sat Sep 04, 2010 12:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint crashes; GLiB Warning
Replies: 30
Views: 7707

Re: Linux Mint crashes; GLiB Warning

My computer keeps crashing within a few minutes after I turn it on. It shows a message: (process:214): GLIB WARNING ** GLib - getpwuid_r(): failed due to unknown user id (0) With three or four other lines(I can never make them out, as the message flashes quickly). Then, the computer doesn't exactly...
by deadlytackler
Sat Sep 04, 2010 1:40 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Screen Starts Blinking
Replies: 8
Views: 1004

Re: Screen Starts Blinking

bump
by deadlytackler
Wed Sep 01, 2010 12:05 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Grub 2 (Doubt Cleared)
Replies: 2
Views: 446

Re: Grub 2

Dear Sir, I installed Mint thru net. I downloaded DVD 32 bit, checked the hash and the burn the dvd. Details of computer are:- -Computer- Processor : Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.40GHz Memory : 759MB (171MB used) Operating System : Linux Mint 9 Isadora User Name : deadlytackler (deadlytackler) Date/T...
by deadlytackler
Tue Aug 31, 2010 11:58 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Screen Starts Blinking
Replies: 8
Views: 1004

Re: Screen Starts Blinking

Nothing happening. Screen still flickering whenever trying to open Games (Chess). Help
by deadlytackler
Tue Aug 31, 2010 10:36 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Screen Starts Blinking
Replies: 8
Views: 1004

Re: Screen Starts Blinking

OK now seems to resolving the issue, however one last question:- what effect i915.modeset=1 and i915.modeset=0 will have? here is the sequence to reach till this point to resolve screen flickering. By the way i915 is associated with old chipsets of Intel. sudo gedit /etc/default/grub Find this line ...
by deadlytackler
Tue Aug 31, 2010 10:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Screen Starts Blinking
Replies: 8
Views: 1004

Re: Screen Starts Blinking

Thanks Ageing Technogeek, to quote you:- The terminal command to access grub.cfg is "sudo gedit /boot/grub/grub.cfg" but this is not a file you want to edit unless you are a Linux power user. The preferred method for editing Grub 2 is to use the files /etc/grub.d and /etc/default/grub Now as per One...
by deadlytackler
Tue Aug 31, 2010 9:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Grub 2 (Doubt Cleared)
Replies: 2
Views: 446

Grub 2 (Doubt Cleared)

I suppose this is a boot loader. Does this has anything to do with Linux Mint? what if I want to install this (Linux Mint) as I think is needed to make certain alterations in kernel (Problem: Screen Flickering)
by deadlytackler
Tue Aug 31, 2010 9:46 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Screen Starts Blinking
Replies: 8
Views: 1004

Re: Screen Starts Blinking

OK Just found on https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Grub2 that it's not accessible- as per link:- # There is no "/find boot/grub/stage1" at the grub prompt. Stage 1.5 has been eliminated. # The main menu file, /boot/grub/grub.cfg, is not meant to be edited, even by 'root'. # grub.cfg is overwritten a...
by deadlytackler
Tue Aug 31, 2010 9:26 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Screen Starts Blinking
Replies: 8
Views: 1004

Re: Screen Starts Blinking

hi it's becoming tooooooooooooo..... this is what is coming at terminal deadlytackler@deadlytackler-desktop ~/Desktop $ sudo /boot/grub/menu.lst [sudo] password for deadlytackler: sudo: /boot/grub/menu.lst: command not found deadlytackler@deadlytackler-desktop ~/Desktop $ /boot/grub/grub.cfg bash: /...
by deadlytackler
Tue Aug 31, 2010 9:05 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Screen Starts Blinking
Replies: 8
Views: 1004

Re: Screen Starts Blinking

OK friends found some interesting discussion on the Linux forums on the same issue- 1. http://superuser.com/questions/100654/u ... 0-graphics 2. https://wiki.ubuntu.com/X/KernelModeSetting 3. Here http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1318523 is an exact description of the very same problem 4. An...

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