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by SpacePig
Fri Feb 17, 2012 7:02 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Gnome 3 works better in netbooks?
Replies: 3
Views: 868

Re: Gnome 3 works better in netbooks?

I tried using the latest Nvidia drivers, but Shell would freeze on startup. It's a wierd thing, I found from the experience of other fedora users that the geforce 7300 chips are incompatible with Gnome Shell when using the latest driver. I still can't figure out why. Using the legacy one is a pain i...
by SpacePig
Sat Jan 07, 2012 7:16 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Gnome 3 works better in netbooks?
Replies: 3
Views: 868

Gnome 3 works better in netbooks?

Hi! Last week I installed Lisa on my somewhat old desktop computer (Pentium D 3.4 GHz, NVIDIA Geforce 7300GS, 3GB RAM, etc) and I found Gnome 3 to be extremely resource-hungry. Just for surfing the net, using the terminal for some basic things and checking my mail in Thunderbird, a full gigabyte and...
by SpacePig
Fri Jan 06, 2012 7:19 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: LinuxMint 13 ? Name ?
Replies: 171
Views: 31884

Re: Ok the Name (M) for Mint 13! Start here:

As someone proposed at the beginning of this post, the Roman Godess of Wisdom Minerva would be perfect. Another good name is Míriel , taken from Tolkien's masterpiece, The Silmarillion. If I remember correctly, she was Feanor's mother. http://tolkiengateway.net/wiki/M%C3%ADriel_Serind%C3%AB Míriel w...
by SpacePig
Sun Dec 11, 2011 8:10 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: No updates?
Replies: 125
Views: 32889

Re: No updates?

LMDE is dead. I don't blame anyone, but seriously: more than three months without a single update? I mean, there is a difference between "having concerns about security" and the current situation - it's not a good idea to be using LMDE right now. No information about anything, it should j...

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