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by mank_in
Thu May 26, 2016 12:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help Chromium wont play any videos
Replies: 22
Views: 1341

Re: Help Chromium wont play any videos

Look like you need install flash player. Chromium is the basis of Google Chrome , Google chrome including proprietary component like flash. You can try install pepperflashpluggin-nonfree package ( This package will download Chrome from Google, and unpack it to make the included Pepper Flash Player a...
by mank_in
Wed May 25, 2016 10:02 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: When play video the system auto log out
Replies: 6
Views: 334

Re: When play video the system auto log out

SiS video is problematic in Linux
you can check your video card with terminal command:

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inxi -Gx


I have old notebook from 2007 with SIS Graphic Card and it performance with linux desktop is abysmal .

BTW. There is guide that maybe help you : https://sites.google.com/site/easylinuxtipsproject/sis
by mank_in
Wed Mar 25, 2015 12:56 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Device that formerly mounted with GVFS now mounts with MTP
Replies: 5
Views: 466

Re: Device that formerly mounted with GVFS now mounts with M

Is this why my device automatically mounted as GVFS in Linux Mint 14? From that PPA description : 13.10 (Saucy) and newer versions of Ubuntu contain all of these changes, so you don't need to use this ppa any more. MTP is slower because :quote from Wikipedia : MTP allows no parallelism, unlike USB ...
by mank_in
Tue Mar 24, 2015 12:40 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: intel graphics (i915) with Cinnamon in LMDE 201403 [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 1875

Re: Driverproblems(?) with Cinnamon in LMDE 201403

I think the correct bug report is this one : https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=763155 And in the upstream : https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=86883 From the bug report , the problem Fixed in kernel version linux/3.16.7-ckt7-1 The patch is https://bugs.freedesktop.org/attac...
by mank_in
Tue Mar 24, 2015 12:02 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Z97X-UD5H-BK No Sound
Replies: 7
Views: 573

Re: Z97X-UD5H-BK No Sound

Usually , option about sound device is in file /etc/modprobe/alsa-base-conf. Do you create a new file :?:
Try add the line in alsa-base.conf first. And remember to reboot.
by mank_in
Tue Mar 24, 2015 10:15 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Can't install drivers for my Broadcom 43142
Replies: 1
Views: 303

Re: Can't install drivers for my Broadcom 43142

Do you use Mint 17/17.1 ( base on ubuntu ) or LMDE ( base on Debian ) :?: If you use LM 17 , you are use wrong repository or maybe added wrong PPA At this time, the latest locale package in ubuntu repository is 2.13+git20120306-12.1 . Version 2.19 is in debian testing and debian unstable repository.
by mank_in
Tue Mar 24, 2015 9:50 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: No Distro will install SOLVED
Replies: 18
Views: 1010

Re: No Distro will install

I think the problem is SIS video card. Maybe you can try different video card ( I know AGP card is very rare right now )
by mank_in
Tue Mar 24, 2015 9:27 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: google chrome
Replies: 12
Views: 496

Re: google chrome

@titol
You should posting this in LMDE section , not in main edition.

I not using LMDE, but you can try terminal command dpkg
I forgot if LMDE use different root password like debian. But you can try :

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sudo dpkg -i filenameyoudownloadfromgoogle.deb


post the output of error .
by mank_in
Tue Mar 24, 2015 4:04 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Front panel jack detection.
Replies: 2
Views: 465

Re: Front panel jack detection.

Maybe muting front audio output with alsamixer :?:

Open terminal :

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alsamixer


select front, and press "m" to mute or unmute .
by mank_in
Tue Mar 24, 2015 3:58 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: which mint version is suitable for amd turion 64 cpu and sis
Replies: 6
Views: 1554

Re: Which Mint version is suitable for AMD Turion 64 CPU and

Ok, i am to share my experience with SiS graphics Don't try install modern Linux desktop with it . The driver is very slow and buggy ( VIA openchrome driver still much better ) If you insist , You can try installing LM13 XFCE, but maybe puppy linux is the better choice ( puppy linux use very light j...
by mank_in
Tue Mar 24, 2015 3:06 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Device that formerly mounted with GVFS now mounts with MTP
Replies: 5
Views: 466

Re: Device that formerly mounted with GVFS now mounts with M

ppa:langdalepl/gvfs-mtp is for ubuntu 12.04,12.10, and 13.04 (LM 13,14 and 15 ), not for LM 17 ( based on ubuntu 14.04) what is your sony device id , maybe we can try blocking libmtp for detecting it as mtp device. connect device to computer and post output of terminal command: lsusb Edit : I found ...
by mank_in
Sun Mar 22, 2015 10:41 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Android MTP not coming up after upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 365

Re: Android MTP not coming up after upgrade

first, you can see if the packages is installed ( installed by default in LM17) :
libmtp-common
libmtp-runtime
libmtp9

And check the kernel message ( with terminal command : dmesg ) after yours galaxy Note is plug in. You can check syslog too
by mank_in
Fri Mar 20, 2015 2:11 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Ressource hogging Windows = good for me
Replies: 4
Views: 381

Re: Ressource hogging Windows = good for me

I must confess : i earn my money from repairing windows problem ( virus , corrupt harddisk , adware,junkware, bloatware etc )
If everyone use linux , i will jobless :lol:
by mank_in
Fri Mar 20, 2015 1:52 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Version with 3.20 Kernel?(Qualcomm Atheros QCNFA344 Support)
Replies: 7
Views: 1034

Re: Version with 3.20 Kernel?(Qualcomm Atheros QCNFA344 Supp

Your card needed Ath10k module, information is here . But , there is no backport for kernel 3.13. You can see available backport here . Note : this method maybe not success and can breaking your installation. I didn't recommended it. The safe way is purchase a cheap wireless usb adapter who works in...
by mank_in
Thu Mar 19, 2015 12:45 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: [SOLVED] How to change MTU value (and make it stick)?
Replies: 2
Views: 828

Re: How to change MTU value (and make it stick)?

What is yours vpn protocol , I am only use openVPN,
In open VPN, you can change MTU in VPN tab>advanced>general: use custom tunnel MTU
by mank_in
Sun Feb 02, 2014 1:08 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: DMESG Entries - Various Errors inc ACPI.?
Replies: 3
Views: 2673

Re: DMESG Entries - Various Errors inc ACPI.?

Is there something incorrectly/not working with your laptop :?: I look at my 2 PC ( destop and netbook ) and find a few warning about ACPI too. This one from my desktop ( use LM 14 since december 2012 and didn't have problem) dmesg | grep -i warning [ 0.080061] ACPI Warning: Incorrect checksum in ta...
by mank_in
Sun Feb 02, 2014 12:17 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Why is Mint 16 free.
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Re: Why is Mint 16 free.

Using an ECS Elite MB P4M800PRO-M v 1.0 If you are using onboard vga ( VIA/S3 unichrome Pro ), it's not very well working in linux . VIA didn't have good support for linux. The only driver available is openchrome (open source driver ). It will use software renderer mode (llvmpipe ). Cinnamon and KD...
by mank_in
Sun Feb 02, 2014 11:51 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: I can't install internet drivers, without internet...?
Replies: 5
Views: 650

Re: I can't install internet drivers, without internet...?

What is your card :?:
If you don't know .open terminal, executed :

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inxi -N

or

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lspci -nn -k
by mank_in
Sun Feb 02, 2014 2:44 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: YouTube error: "An error occurred, please try again later."
Replies: 5
Views: 1577

Re: YouTube error: "An error occurred, please try again late

check your flash version with : http://www.adobe.com/software/flash/about/ if you have version 11,2,202,332 installed, update flash with command ( it will automatically remove mint-flashplugin package ): sudo apt-get install adobe-flashplugin If firefox still cannot open youtube, you can try install...
by mank_in
Sun Feb 02, 2014 2:16 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED] How to safely remove OS on hdb?
Replies: 7
Views: 864

Re: I just formatted a hard drive with a second OS

IF
sda : LM
sdb : formated

and Grub located in sda , it will not be problem.
But i recommend login to mint , format the second drive, and executed in terminal:

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sudo update-grub

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