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by lizbeth
Fri Dec 18, 2015 3:34 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: 17.2 linux mint cinnamon and kodi 15.2
Replies: 4
Views: 536

Re: 17.2 linux mint cinnamon and kodi 15.2

Its ok. Got it worked out. Thanks! im on 17.3 mint and 16 beta 4 kodi and all is well.
by lizbeth
Thu Dec 17, 2015 6:43 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Help with conky
Replies: 1
Views: 402

Help with conky

So i installed mate 17.3, configured that then installed openbox and configured it with my config directory that i have been working on for a long time now. Problem though that conky gives me an error... [code] conky -c ~/.config/conky.conf Conky: /home/las/.config/conky.conf: 1: no such configurati...
by lizbeth
Fri Nov 20, 2015 9:50 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: command to unlock hdd with hdparm
Replies: 2
Views: 254

Re: command to unlock hdd with hdparm

my intel nuc's system bios had an option to remove it and it worked.
by lizbeth
Fri Nov 20, 2015 9:47 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: 17.2 linux mint cinnamon and kodi 15.2
Replies: 4
Views: 536

17.2 linux mint cinnamon and kodi 15.2

Anyone getting error on this. I have it running on my nuc 5th gen i3 but not so well, 16gigsram terabyte hdd. Lots of python errors and errors connecting to aljazeer and such. pbs doesnt play videos. on my antergos setups on the optiplex 755 with 4 gigs ram and 80 gig hdd it runs great, also on the ...
by lizbeth
Sat Oct 03, 2015 9:42 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: command to unlock hdd with hdparm
Replies: 2
Views: 254

command to unlock hdd with hdparm

it was locked by parted magic. i lost power and now need to unlock it. anyone know how to? the password is just password.
by lizbeth
Fri May 08, 2015 5:56 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Openbox in mint repos?
Replies: 3
Views: 225

Re: Openbox in mint repos?

Thanks for your help. :D

I should have found that on my own. Wonder why i couldnt. Am i lazy or stupid? :roll:
by lizbeth
Fri May 08, 2015 4:22 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Openbox in mint repos?
Replies: 3
Views: 225

Openbox in mint repos?

I got this system76 meerkat because i could get financing. It comes with ubuntu 15.04 preinstalled and the website i like to watch with pipelight flash enabled works flawlessly on it. I havent had quite as good luck with debian jessie and debian testing distros. I was thinking of installing openbox ...
by lizbeth
Mon Apr 27, 2015 12:48 pm
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Community Support Edition, anyone interested?
Replies: 5
Views: 926

Re: Community Support Edition, anyone interested?

image: http://s5.postimg.org/rrgpnstyv/Sparky_64_Openbox_With_Plank.jpg Well this is how i configured openbox for my purposes. It's Sparky Linux with Openbox and Plank. The background is borrowed from linux mint and is centered so as not to show the whole picture. seems more interesting to me as a p...
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 9:21 am
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2
Replies: 212
Views: 25516

Re: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2

yup that was it. amd drivers installed and it botted straight away into the login screen. no problems
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 8:34 am
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2
Replies: 212
Views: 25516

Re: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2

This is screwy to me. I got in. But not through the two options for the 3.16 kernel one is unmarked the second is marked sysninit. neither would get me a login screen. i went into the recovery mode and brought up the ethernet with dhclient eth0. there was nothing more to upgrade. i reinstalled sysvi...
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:57 am
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2
Replies: 212
Views: 25516

Re: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2

well my attempt seemed to update all the packages from the repository and all looked well but then on reboot i had no visuals. After the apt -f install , you did not finish the upgrade. That's why every thing is broken on your side. Be more careful about what you are doing :wink: did you get a boot...
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:55 am
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2
Replies: 212
Views: 25516

Re: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2

killer de bug. i could try again. the problem with my system now is i cant boot into it. using recovery mode wont allow me to access my internet. im not savvy enough to know how to initate my ethernet connection from the command line to try any more apt solutions.
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:52 am
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2
Replies: 212
Views: 25516

Re: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2

no. after the apt-get -f install i reran the sudo apt-get dist-upgrade and waited for it to finish.

im using 64 bit mate of lmde 1 to lmde 2. i couldn't get it to boot.
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:38 am
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2
Replies: 212
Views: 25516

Re: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2

well my attempt seemed to update all the packages from the repository and all looked well but then on reboot i had no visuals. my screen was a mess on boot up and i couldnt get a login screen. i recommend not updating the sources and dist-upgrading the packages. at least one problem from this method...
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 6:32 am
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2
Replies: 212
Views: 25516

Re: FYI updating lmde to lmde2

ran into a little snafu here: dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of libgtk-3-common: libgtk-3-common depends on adwaita-icon-theme (>= 3.14); however: Package adwaita-icon-theme is not configured yet. dpkg: error processing package libgtk-3-common (--configure): dependency problems - le...
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 6:06 am
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Updating existing LMDE 1 Systems to LMDE 2
Replies: 212
Views: 25516

FYI updating lmde to lmde2

so far it's looking good Status Legend: (OK):download completed. Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following packages will be REMOVED: foomatic-filters ghostscript-cups icedtea-6-plugin libatril libcaja-extension ...
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 5:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Forum has been unlocked as LMDE 2 release is imminent
Replies: 6
Views: 1385

Re: Forum has been unlocked as LMDE 2 release is imminent

You mean it's not just a matter of updating the repositories and doing an update and dust-upgrade? I still have a sub of 201403 somewhere. I also have all the isos since at least maya on my BitTorrent hard drive connected to my router if anyone wants a copy to try it on their own without disrupting ...
by lizbeth
Fri Apr 17, 2015 4:57 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mount ecrypted home issue-change from LMDE2 Cinnamon to Mate
Replies: 1
Views: 1037

Re: Mount ecrypted home issue-change from LMDE2 Cinnamon to

If you are certain the pass phrase is correct then the first thing that comes to mind is did you reformat the home directory when you installed mate? If you didn't then should. If you have data that can't be overwritten or that you don't want to lose then save it somewhere else first. I'm assuming o...
by lizbeth
Thu Apr 16, 2015 3:52 pm
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Community Support Edition, anyone interested?
Replies: 5
Views: 926

Re: Community Support Edition, anyone interested?

Thank you for all the awesome feedback! Much appreciated. :D

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