Search found 47 matches

by rfruth
Wed Sep 15, 2010 9:37 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: SOLVED: CD-boot install of LMDE? >> use plop
Replies: 5
Views: 1834

Re: CD-boot install of LMDE?

How about a 'net install' like Debian has ? http://www.debian.org/distrib/netinst (no DVD burner here either)
by rfruth
Thu May 27, 2010 10:48 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 9 "Isadora" RC released!
Replies: 224
Views: 75921

Re: Linux Mint 9 "Isadora" RC released!

wow just installed the 64 bit ver of 9 (torrent) and all is well, songbird is even in the default repos) tnx you !
by rfruth
Wed Feb 24, 2010 11:51 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: a small tip about fonts in browser
Replies: 3
Views: 1029

Re: a small tip about fonts in browser

Google Chrome FTW !
by rfruth
Tue Jan 19, 2010 9:18 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: solved
Replies: 7
Views: 1195

Re: need a new printer - help me

I got the above mentioned HP, works great (hope it doesn't eat up ink) how do I mark this a solved ((its not in the FAQs)) ?
by rfruth
Thu Dec 03, 2009 9:08 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: solved
Replies: 7
Views: 1195

Re: need a new printer - help me

tnx all, am considering a HP F4480 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.a ... hp%20f4480 $ 59.99 from newegg - $ 39.99 from HP IF I buy a Win 7 box with it :roll:
by rfruth
Wed Dec 02, 2009 10:49 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: solved
Replies: 7
Views: 1195

solved

I need a new (USB) all-in-one printer from newegg, what is a good (~$ 50.00 to 100.00 US) Linux friendly brand ?
by rfruth
Sat Nov 28, 2009 5:40 pm
Forum: About Mint Editions
Topic: Installing Helena RC 1
Replies: 13
Views: 2584

Re: Installing Helena RC 1

I just downloaded (yesterday) RC1 - works great for me !
by rfruth
Sat Nov 28, 2009 12:15 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 8 Helena RC1 released!
Replies: 90
Views: 34965

Re: Linux Mint 8 Helena RC1 released!

Just downloaded & installed RC1 - so far so good !
by rfruth
Thu Nov 13, 2008 8:51 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 "Felicia" RC1 released!
Replies: 147
Views: 91238

Re: Linux Mint 6 "Felicia" RC1 released!

What ver of flash player does Felicia ship with (can't tell from the release notes, same as Ubuntu 8.10) ?
by rfruth
Tue Jan 01, 2008 6:59 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: can`t boot linux mint on acer aspire
Replies: 3
Views: 1143

Re: can`t boot linux mint on acer aspire

my Compaq Evo (a desktop) won't run Mint either (live CD and install go fine) after Mint install the loading Grub message is displayed then the system hangs (no more keyboard LEDs, nothing) - so I tried Debian (Etch) exact same thing ! - then installed Debian in "expert" mode & said us...
by rfruth
Sat Sep 29, 2007 4:37 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 3.1 Celena is out!
Replies: 68
Views: 46312

AndyD Celena did the same thing to me (install mounted some drives) but have seen gparted do the same thing so I just right clicked on the mounted drives icons & unmounted them then went ahead with install as usual - not too clean IMO but not a show stopper
by rfruth
Fri Sep 28, 2007 10:10 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Customise Thunderbird
Replies: 2
Views: 1537

Been using the Thunderbrowse https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/addon/5373 extension, works great !
by rfruth
Fri Sep 28, 2007 10:03 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Anyone read this review?
Replies: 3
Views: 1296

He / She says the live CD runs too slow, should a OS from CD be fast :roll:
by rfruth
Wed Sep 26, 2007 8:03 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 3.1 Celena is out!
Replies: 68
Views: 46312

Just switched to Celena and wow not too heavy or light just right ! :)
by rfruth
Tue Jul 10, 2007 6:53 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How To: Rip Music CDs to MP3 Format Using Sound Juicer
Replies: 9
Views: 10346

Thanks zep worked like a top !
by rfruth
Thu Jul 05, 2007 6:28 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Firefox kill script.
Replies: 1
Views: 1368

Thanks ! This should come in handy, I have the flash issue https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+sour ... +bug/98688
by rfruth
Fri Jun 29, 2007 7:05 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Firefox freezes randomly on YouTube.
Replies: 1
Views: 2217

I get this too (stock Mint 3.0, Gnome) on another box of mine this NEVER occurs (stock Ubuntu 7.04, Gnome) but can't get Realplayer10 configured correctly on Ubuntu (works fine with Mint) so its 6 of 1 half dozen of the other ?
by rfruth
Tue Jun 19, 2007 10:07 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: card reader advice needed
Replies: 3
Views: 1903

Thanks boo, does it show up as /dev/sdax - how do you access it ? :shock:
by rfruth
Mon Jun 18, 2007 7:40 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: card reader advice needed
Replies: 3
Views: 1903

card reader advice needed

I need a n in one USB 1.1 card reader - what should I look for and or avoid ?

Go to advanced search