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by vistad
Sun Jul 01, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Ctrl+Shift+left, Ctrl+Shift+right bug
Replies: 0
Views: 33

Ctrl+Shift+left, Ctrl+Shift+right bug

Hi guys, you all know shortcuts Ctrl+Shift+left, Ctrl+Shift+right that select the previous/next word in your text editor, don't you? I really need them to work, because otherwise I feel crippled. Now I'm trying to set up my system on Linux Mint Mate 19-64, and something breaks them during the instal...
by vistad
Tue Mar 06, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: WiFi driver - how to install
Replies: 9
Views: 820

Re: WiFi driver - how to install

You consider this an off-topic? My thought was that Linux Mint is based on Ubuntu, and Linux Mint can do that. Is detecting WiFi cards - a premium feature of specifically Linux Mint?
OK, sorry about that.
by vistad
Mon Mar 05, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: WiFi driver - how to install
Replies: 9
Views: 820

Re: WiFi driver - how to install

Thank you asinoro! This should take place after install? It installs the driver or just turns the radio on? Will try!
by vistad
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: WiFi driver - how to install
Replies: 9
Views: 820

WiFi driver - how to install

Hi guys, I have an old box based on mobo ASUS P5B-MX/WiFi-AP Solo (with integrated ASUS WiFi module) I ran Linux Mint on it for years, and WiFi module was supported out of the box. Now I install Ubuntu 16.04 Server into this box - and at installation time the kernel does not see the WiFi module (has...
by vistad
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: The best SMB Enterprise Linux Server [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 189

Re: The best SMB Enterprise Linux Server

I've researched the issue. IMHO Ubuntu is by far the best option.
by vistad
Wed Jan 10, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: The best SMB Enterprise Linux Server [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 189

Re: The best SMB Enterprise Linux Server

Hoser Rob, thank you for your response! We definitely all know and value Ubuntu, but can it be an all-in-one server?
by vistad
Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: The best SMB Enterprise Linux Server [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 189

Re: The best SMB Enterprise Linux Server

happnatious1,

thank you! Never heard of it. Very interesting! Will now investigate the subj.
by vistad
Mon Jan 08, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: The best SMB Enterprise Linux Server [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 189

The best SMB Enterprise Linux Server [SOLVED]

Hi guys,

what is the best Small-Medium-Business Enterprise Linux Server according to your experience?
What about SLESS vs Ubuntu?
by vistad
Mon Jan 08, 2018 10:48 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED] Check that installed files are valid
Replies: 7
Views: 247

Re: Check that installed files are valid

The debsums command will compare the checksums of OS files with the checksums of files that came out of a package... You can check all the installed packages and just look at the not-OK ones. It takes a while... debsums | grep -v OK It's extremely difficult to find unwanted files that have been add...
by vistad
Sat Jan 06, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED] Check that installed files are valid
Replies: 7
Views: 247

[SOLVED] Check that installed files are valid

Hi guys, I had some problems with my laptop recently (LM 18.3 Mate, installed from beta .iso) - my video sync crashed. I thought my HW was faulty, looked for ways to fix HW fault. Then I noticed the 1st character of my login password does now type most of the time - but sometimes it does. I checked ...
by vistad
Wed Nov 01, 2017 9:22 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Caja location bar
Replies: 0
Views: 76

Caja location bar

Hi guys, I use Caja every day and I generally find it very useful - but there is an annoying problem. Its location bar spontaneously switches off, or if it is on, it spontaneously toggles to button view. I want it to always be visible in text mode, always, always! IMO turning it off makes Caja usele...
by vistad
Wed Nov 01, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Best wifi + bluetooth card?
Replies: 2
Views: 652

Re: Best wifi + bluetooth card?

Thank you @catweazel for your advice! I found that page and did that - it became better (fewer disconnects), but the result is not fully satisfactory (there are still some disconnects). And I want it problem-free.
by vistad
Fri Oct 27, 2017 6:29 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Best wifi + bluetooth card?
Replies: 2
Views: 652

Best wifi + bluetooth card?

Hi guys, I've got a mini desktop with AzureWave RTL8821AE 802.11ac PCIe Wireless Network Adapter. The form factor is Mini PCIe half. Formally it has Linux support and the Kernel driver in use: rtl8821ae. But actually, it drops connection every few minutes. A little relief came after tweaking the dri...
by vistad
Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:18 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Mate 18.2 panel text white
Replies: 11
Views: 1415

Re: [SOLVED] Mate 18.2 panel text white

Hi guys, unfortunately, we have a problem. When you make the panel text white in the method I described, you get the panel text white all right! But if you open System Tools / Log File Viewer - you can not see the left column containing Date and Time info, because its text is white and it is invisib...
by vistad
Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:10 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Mate 18.2 panel text white
Replies: 11
Views: 1415

Re: [SOLVED] Mate 18.2 panel text white

Hello @gene,

thank you for the very valuable input!!!
:)
by vistad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [SOLVED] video crash
Replies: 8
Views: 927

Re: [SOLVED] video crash

Hello Pjotr,

I again had video crash. Is there anything else that can be done?
by vistad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] VirtualBox NICs
Replies: 1
Views: 129

Re: VirtualBox NICs

This is not Linux problem. If you are affected - just delete those nics from Windows Device Manager.
by vistad
Mon Oct 02, 2017 6:01 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] VirtualBox NICs
Replies: 1
Views: 129

[SOLVED] VirtualBox NICs

I use Windows (required) in VBox to manage my bank account. Recently my internet bank stopped working, showing a confusing error message: "System crashed. System has got incorrect (emply) error message". I contacted customer support and had them to look into logs. They said the system records client...
by vistad
Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:26 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [SOLVED] video crash
Replies: 8
Views: 927

Re: video crash

So far it works even without disabling visual effects - after restart @60Hz. We'll see.

Thank you!
by vistad
Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:05 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [SOLVED] video crash
Replies: 8
Views: 927

Re: video crash

Thank you Pjotr! I removed the old driver. Now it looks like this. Is the new driver - modesetting? ~ $ inxi -G Graphics: Card: Intel Broadwell-U Integrated Graphics Display Server: X.Org 1.18.4 drivers: (unloaded: fbdev,vesa) Resolution: 1920x1080@60.00hz GLX Renderer: Mesa DRI Intel HD Graphics 55...

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