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by atlee
Fri May 16, 2014 1:46 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint 17 "Qiana" Release Candidate
Replies: 3
Views: 757

Re: Linux Mint 17 "Qiana" Release Candidate

not sure what went wrong but Linux Mint 17 RC with latest updates overid the root's permissions with a normal users permissions.
e.g. / should be all root
e.g. updates made it go joshit:joshit

very bad!!!

Of course I can fix it but that's a major flaw breakage.
by atlee
Sat Nov 10, 2012 11:57 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint 14 RC
Replies: 116
Views: 35748

Re: Linux Mint 14 RC

I've downloaded both Mint 14 MATE and Cinnamon and installed them in Virtual Box - they are both very nice and, IMHO, better than 12.10 which I found somewhat unpolished and slow after a nice 12.04 release. Cinnamon has come a long way, and I like the included themes. At least in my experience, Cin...
by atlee
Sat Nov 10, 2012 11:03 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint 14 RC
Replies: 116
Views: 35748

Re: Linux Mint 14 RC

I cant get the 64 bit cinnamon distro to install via usb. I've tried a few different usb sticks made sure its formatted fat. I've installed mint many times via usb stick with no problems anyone know if I need to do something special to make this version boot/install from usb? Thanks Use Image Write...
by atlee
Sat Nov 10, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint 14 RC
Replies: 116
Views: 35748

Re: Linux Mint 14 RC

You should be able to install it from synaptic fine. Installed Cinammon edition after seeing some people were happy with it. Issues:- Mate edition - Booted to empty desktop after install yesterday was working fine, no toolbar etc. Reboot doesn't cure it nor did a restore panel to default. its not a...
by atlee
Fri Nov 09, 2012 8:38 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint 14 RC
Replies: 116
Views: 35748

Re: Linux Mint 14 RC

aparently wine cannotbe installed because there are packages which it require which hasn't been placed in the repos yet :)
by atlee
Thu Dec 01, 2011 8:11 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 12 freezes up
Replies: 34
Views: 9730

Re: Mint 12 freezes up

everyday after each update the problem still exists freezing of gui dm and menus disappearing, thats quite poor really.
by atlee
Wed Nov 30, 2011 6:20 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 12 freezes up
Replies: 34
Views: 9730

Re: Mint 12 freezes up

it's not in build 11 so it's definitely 12 related. Could be an issue with Gnome 3 and MATE, system works and runs perfectly but randomly freezes the graphical desktop. not a complete freeze system freeze, more like software freeze, mouse cursor freeze, no menus work, cannot click anything. ctrl + a...
by atlee
Wed Nov 30, 2011 5:26 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 12 freezes up
Replies: 34
Views: 9730

Re: Mint 12 freezes up

I have 2 different machine, fresh installs, all updates and I also get freezing. whole desktop, graphically freezes. CTRL + ALT + Backspace close dm and i can login again. very annoying...menus used to disappear now instead it just locks up, this isnt even while pc is being used, I can walk away and...
by atlee
Sat Nov 26, 2011 5:42 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 12 "Lisa" RC released!
Replies: 289
Views: 103769

Re: Linux Mint 12 "Lisa" RC released!

Installed Linux Mint 12 RC and ran latest updates something like 200+mb worth. Gigabyte EP45-DSL3 board using Q6600, 6GB DDR2, 500GB SATA, Geforce 8400GS using 2x Dell 23" Wide LED's. Runs great, I am a big Fedora user for quite a while now so I know how Gnome 3 runs, Love the corner tap to view sid...

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