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by jason46
Thu Oct 09, 2014 1:25 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I fix video tearing ? ;/
Replies: 8
Views: 1859

Re: How do I fix video tearing ? ;/

What about using compton for --vsync? I had to use this on an Xubuntu install.

WIth Cinnamon and an nvidia card I haven't had any tearing.
by jason46
Wed Oct 08, 2014 10:03 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Fix boot menu after installing Windows 7 beside Linux Mint
Replies: 6
Views: 965

Re: Fix boot menu after installing Windows 7 beside Linux Mi

By boot menu do you mean Grub?

I was thinking about installing the Windows tech preview on a box that already has mint on it.
by jason46
Tue Oct 07, 2014 1:47 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: kernel 3.17
Replies: 3
Views: 558

Re: kernel 3.17

I used one of the release candidates for 3.17 and didn't have any issues. Was there a problem with the 3.13 kernel? This box is primarily for gaming. I thought I read there were improvements to video driver stability and I thought I might take advantage of the xbox one controller support at some ti...
by jason46
Tue Oct 07, 2014 8:26 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: kernel 3.17
Replies: 3
Views: 558

kernel 3.17

I was curious if anybody was able to get kernel 3.17 to work? I get a kernel panic, something about an init issue, I can give more details tonight.

I was following these instructions.
http://linuxg.net/how-to-install-kernel ... rivatives/


Thanks
Jason
by jason46
Thu Dec 09, 2010 9:52 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Linux Mint 10 KDE
Replies: 517
Views: 91002

Re: Linux Mint 10 KDE

Why not try install KDE on LM10? I've been running KDE on Natty Narwhal.
by jason46
Mon Sep 06, 2010 11:09 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: broadcom package missing
Replies: 4
Views: 656

Re: broadcom package missing

The PC did have an internet connection at the time, but I had not installed updates. I have opensuse installed now, I'll run the update next time mint is installed.

Thanks
by jason46
Sun Sep 05, 2010 12:45 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: broadcom package missing
Replies: 4
Views: 656

broadcom package missing

So yesterday morning I decided to install mint9 kde, upgrading from 8, on my mini and now I have ubuntu installed. The issue is the broadcom drivers seem to be unavailable, I get an error message can not resolve archive.ubuntu.com when attempting to install. The error message mentions the following ...

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