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by gdawg
Sat Jun 01, 2013 5:01 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mounted Partitions Open in Desktop in Mint 14 at Boot-Up
Replies: 4
Views: 518

Re: Mounted Partitions Open in Desktop in Mint 14 at Boot-Up

Thank you hal8000. I'll check-out the manual and will get back to you.
by gdawg
Thu May 30, 2013 5:50 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mounted Partitions Open in Desktop in Mint 14 at Boot-Up
Replies: 4
Views: 518

Re: Mounted Partitions Open in Desktop in Mint 14 at Boot-Up

Here is fdisk -l: jane@jane-Inspiron-530s ~ $ sudo fdisk -l [sudo] password for jane: Disk /dev/sda: 320.1 GB, 320072933376 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 38913 cylinders, total 625142448 sectors Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes I/O siz...
by gdawg
Mon May 27, 2013 12:17 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mounted Partitions Open in Desktop in Mint 14 at Boot-Up
Replies: 4
Views: 518

Mounted Partitions Open in Desktop in Mint 14 at Boot-Up

Recently all partitions located in external drive mount and open in desktop each time I boot Mint 14. This also occurs with Ubuntu 12.04 and 12.10. I am running Win 7 and multiple Linux distros on a Dell Inspiron 530S Desktop and a Seagate 500 GB external drive. I don't have any idea what has occurr...
by gdawg
Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:38 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: <SOLVED>Can't Find /boot/grub/grub.cfg in Mint 11
Replies: 5
Views: 1599

Re: Can't Find /boot/grub/grub.cfg in Mint 11

I now have a 'grub.cfg' file in /boot/grub/. I ran 'sudo update-grub' and that created the 'grub.cfg' file. I have Win 7, Ubuntu, 2 PCLinuxOS's, and openSUSE installed on 2 drives in addition to Mint 11. Apparently, since I've never booted from Mint 11, I haven't run 'update-grub' since I upgraded f...
by gdawg
Mon Jul 30, 2012 9:05 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: <SOLVED>Can't Find /boot/grub/grub.cfg in Mint 11
Replies: 5
Views: 1599

Re: Can't Find /boot/grub/grub.cfg in Mint 11

The only grub.cfg I have located is as follows: jane@gdawg-Inspiron-530s /usr/share/doc/grub-pc/examples $ cat grub.cfg # # Sample GRUB configuration file # # Boot automatically after 30 secs. set timeout=30 # By default, boot the first entry. set default=0 # Fallback to the second entry. set fallba...
by gdawg
Sun Jun 24, 2012 4:09 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]Can't Run GParted in Linux Mint 11
Replies: 3
Views: 1606

Re: Can't Run GParted in Linux Mint 11

Thank you HughT. I followed your directions and am now able to run gparted.
by gdawg
Sat Jun 23, 2012 12:27 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: <SOLVED>Can't Find /boot/grub/grub.cfg in Mint 11
Replies: 5
Views: 1599

<SOLVED>Can't Find /boot/grub/grub.cfg in Mint 11

Hi I am not able to locate /boot/grub/grub.cfg file in Mint 11. Here are results I get in terminal: jane@gdawg-Inspiron-530s ~ $ sudo /boot/grub/grub.cfg sudo: /boot/grub/grub.cfg: command not found I have Mint 11 booted with Win 7 and several other Linux distributions on a Dell Inspiron 530S Deskto...
by gdawg
Thu Jun 21, 2012 8:11 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]Can't Run GParted in Linux Mint 11
Replies: 3
Views: 1606

[SOLVED]Can't Run GParted in Linux Mint 11

Hi I'm unable to run gparted even though it shows that it is installed. Here are the results I get in Terminal: gdawg-Inspiron-530s ~ # gparted The program 'gparted' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing: apt-get install gparted gdawg-Inspiron-530s ~ # apt-get install gparted Read...
by gdawg
Mon Mar 19, 2012 9:55 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Problem Installing LAMP in Mint 11
Replies: 3
Views: 707

Re: Problem Installing LAMP in Mint 11

Thank you DataMan for your reply. I ran 'mysql -u root -p', entered password and now get this error: jane@gdawg-Satellite-C675 ~ $ mysql -u root -p Enter password: ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2) Yes, '/etc/mysql' directory doe...
by gdawg
Sun Mar 18, 2012 10:44 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Update Manager Problem in Mint 11 LXDE
Replies: 1
Views: 452

Update Manager Problem in Mint 11 LXDE

Hi - When I run Update Manager it stalls sometimes while attempting to download repositories and 'fails to fetch' many repositories. However if I then run 'sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade' I get no errors. If I then re-run Update Manager it fetches all repositories and shows 'Sys...
by gdawg
Sun Mar 18, 2012 12:14 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Problem Installing LAMP in Mint 11
Replies: 3
Views: 707

Problem Installing LAMP in Mint 11

Hi- I'm trying to install LAMP using a tutorial found in 'Community.LinuxMint.COM' titled Installing LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySql and PHP) On Linux Mint and all went well except when I try to set-up MySql and run this command: ane@gdawg-Satellite-C675 ~ $ gksudo gedit /etc/mysql/my.cnf (gedit:2262): G...
by gdawg
Sat Mar 10, 2012 12:35 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can't Use Gparted in Mint 12
Replies: 2
Views: 755

Re: Can't Use Gparted in Mint 12

Thanks kyphi. I followed your advice and then re-booted and now it works. Thanks again.
by gdawg
Fri Mar 09, 2012 5:25 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can't Use Gparted in Mint 12
Replies: 2
Views: 755

Can't Use Gparted in Mint 12

Hi - After a recent installation of Mint 12 Gnome, I get the following error message when I try to access gparted: /usr/sbin/gpartedbin: error while loading shared libraries: libgtkmm-2.4.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory I've tried re-installing 'libgtkmm-2.4' but I ge...
by gdawg
Tue Mar 06, 2012 8:24 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint 11 Won't Shutdown
Replies: 11
Views: 2113

Re: Mint 11 Won't Shutdown

Hi - tried 'acpi_osi=linux'. Sorry to say it didn't work. The end of that line states _ _ _ ro quiet splash vt.handoff=7. I placed 'acpi_osi=linux' before 'vt.handoff=7' and at end but Mint still won't shutdown. I've had it on this computer since I installed it. Thanks for your assistance.
by gdawg
Tue Mar 06, 2012 9:49 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint 11 Won't Shutdown
Replies: 11
Views: 2113

Re: Mint 11 Won't Shutdown

Hi - Here are results of last commands: jane@gdawg-Inspiron-530s ~ $ ls -l /sbin/acpi_available -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 5496 2009-12-25 01:26 /sbin/acpi_available jane@gdawg-Inspiron-530s ~ $ echo $PATH /usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games Both Ubuntu 10.04 and Mint...
by gdawg
Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:09 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint 11 Won't Shutdown
Replies: 11
Views: 2113

Re: Mint 11 Won't Shutdown

Hi - Here are results of latest commands: jane@gdawg-Inspiron-530s ~ $ dpkg -l powermgmt-base Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold | Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend |/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad) ||/ Name Version Descripti...
by gdawg
Mon Mar 05, 2012 5:16 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint 11 Won't Shutdown
Replies: 11
Views: 2113

Re: Mint 11 Won't Shutdown

Here are the results of suggested commands: jane@localhost ~> if [ -t `acpi_available` ]; then echo "enabled"; else "disabled"; fi bash: acpi_available: command not found enabled jane@localhost ~> sudo dmidecode | sed -n '/^BIOS Information$/,/^$/p' [sudo] password for jane: BIOS...
by gdawg
Mon Mar 05, 2012 1:52 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint 11 Won't Shutdown
Replies: 11
Views: 2113

Mint 11 Won't Shutdown

Hi - I'm having a shutdown problem. Mint won't shutdown properly and it doesn't make any difference if I try using the menu or using the terminal ('sudo /sbin/shutdown -r or -h 0,1,etc'). I'm forced to use the power-off button on my computer to shutdown. I also have same problem with Ubuntu 10.04. I...
by gdawg
Tue Nov 29, 2011 7:39 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]GPG Error: Public Key Not Available in Mint 11
Replies: 3
Views: 655

Re: GPG Error: Public Key Not Available in Mint 11

Hi mank_in and lahirdenganselamat,
Thank you both for your assistance. Your info helped a great deal.

Regards,

Glen
by gdawg
Mon Nov 28, 2011 3:48 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]GPG Error: Public Key Not Available in Mint 11
Replies: 3
Views: 655

[SOLVED]GPG Error: Public Key Not Available in Mint 11

Hi, When running apt-get update I get the following error: W: GPG error: http://download.virtualbox.org natty Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY 54422A4B98AB5139 Any help with this will be appreciated. Linux gdawg-Inspiron-530s 2...

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