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by jbh911
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Installation problem
Replies: 10
Views: 240

Re: Installation problem

Taken from: https://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=3670 ( right at the end of ) Integrity and authenticity checks: Once you have downloaded an image, please verify its integrity and authenticity. Anyone can produce fake ISO images, it is your responsibility to check you are downloading the official ones. Ple...
by jbh911
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Installation problem
Replies: 10
Views: 240

Re: Installation problem

Hi Did you do a sha check on the Linux Mint 19.1 iso? :)
by jbh911
Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:34 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [ Solved ] Thunderbird -- Sent folder disappeared
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: Thunderbird -- Sent folder disappeared

An update: Have successfully deleted and re-established the problem account and the Send folder has returned. All good, but wondering why it took the 3rd delete & restoration to get it all good! :? :lol:
by jbh911
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [ Solved ] Thunderbird -- Sent folder disappeared
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: Thunderbird -- Sent folder disappeared

Thunderbird pop accounts (2) has been original since LM 17 Mate was installed and Sent folders were part and receiving a Sent copy of emails sent from both accounts The Sent folder wasn't shifted by me, it just disappeared along with it's contents in early April 2019. I established a "Sent" folder, ...
by jbh911
Sat Apr 13, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint Mate 19.1 Auto-upgrade
Replies: 0
Views: 64

Linux Mint Mate 19.1 Auto-upgrade

In Update Manager > Preferences > Auto-upgrade states you can edit /etc/cron.daily/mintupdate to fine tune updates and … …. etc. What fine tuning to automatic updates can be achieved and how is they done? For instance, can the time duration for auto installing of updates to daylight hours rather tha...
by jbh911
Sat Apr 13, 2019 6:25 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Sorted]Linux Mint Mate 19.1 64 bit iso
Replies: 2
Views: 74

[Sorted]Linux Mint Mate 19.1 64 bit iso

I've recently installed Linux Mint Mate 19.1 64 bit on laptops and desktops and had a peculiar message appear whilst addressing the / partition installation, which on both occasions ha been formatted as ext4 file system & /. The 1st occurrence of peculiar message, which referred to shrinking the par...
by jbh911
Sat Apr 13, 2019 6:13 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [ Solved ] Thunderbird -- Sent folder disappeared
Replies: 4
Views: 114

[ Solved ] Thunderbird -- Sent folder disappeared

Early in April I needed to review and email I'd sent and discovered I had NO Sent emails as all! I'm not in the habit of turning back to Sent emails, hence I've got no idea how long this situation has been present. However I did not that Thunderbird was updated on 29 March 2019. I've been able to es...
by jbh911
Thu Nov 01, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Sorted] How to establish a folder on a ext4 partition?
Replies: 3
Views: 148

Re: How to establish a folder on a ext4 partition?

Thanks fabien85 & hcentaur13, much appreciated :D
by jbh911
Thu Nov 01, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Sorted] How to establish a folder on a ext4 partition?
Replies: 3
Views: 148

[Sorted] How to establish a folder on a ext4 partition?

G'day! I've got a problem in establishing a Folder on an external hard drive formatted in ext4 which auto mounts. I can establish a Folder in the same situation that's formatted in Fat32 just by clicking on the panel. However I can't achieve that simplicity with a partition formatted in ext4. So, ho...
by jbh911
Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: [Solved] /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?
Replies: 10
Views: 454

Re: /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?

Hi phd21 Well no. Have sorted out a few issues and have now got The ext HDD auto booting with a Laptop_BU folder. However I now have the following issue - Backup Failed Permission denied when trying to create '/duplicity-full.2018102T062448Z.vol1.difftar.gz I'm struggling with cdmod permission expre...
by jbh911
Mon Oct 29, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: [Solved] /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?
Replies: 10
Views: 454

Re: /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?

Hi phd21 Sorry to worry you, it's only the Windows data in the $ sudo lsblk -a, $ sudo lsblk -f and $ sudo fdisk -l outputs that I deleted - just to keep the size down. :twisted: Of the 9 partitions, 6 are Windows: sda1 Basic data ntfs sda2 EFI system fat32 /boot/efi sda3 Microsoft reserved unknown ...
by jbh911
Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: [Solved] /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?
Replies: 10
Views: 454

Re: /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?

Hi PHD21 I have Linux Mint 18.3 MATE 64 dual booted with Windows 8, hence the 9 partitions. As requested: I've removed the Windows info from each. ~ $ sudo lsblk -a NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT loop1 7:1 0 0 loop sdb 8:16 0 298.1G 0 disk └─sdb1 8:17 0 298.1G 0 part /mnt/wwn-0x50014ee2ad5f...
by jbh911
Mon Oct 29, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: [Solved] /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?
Replies: 10
Views: 454

Re: /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?

PHD21 - as requested current output of: ~ $ cat /etc/fstab # /etc/fstab: static file system information. # # Use 'blkid' to print the universally unique identifier for a # device; this may be used with UUID= as a more robust way to name devices # that works even if disks are added and removed. See f...
by jbh911
Mon Oct 29, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: [Solved] /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?
Replies: 10
Views: 454

Re: /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?

Thanks pdf21 for the intro to this aspect of Disks abilities. However, I haven't been successful in gaining access to the ext HDD, in fact am getting deeper into a hole. When I respond to Deja-dup's request for the ext HDD to be connected, on doing so I get the message: Device /dev/sdb1 is already m...
by jbh911
Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: [Solved] /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?
Replies: 10
Views: 454

[Solved] /etc/fstab items reqd for access permission?

Having some fun and games trying to setup a backup using Deja-dup with an external hard drive formatted in ext4. When Deja-dup high lights a backup is required, I plug in the external hard drive, that mount auto and after a delay I receive the following message: Permission denied when trying to crea...
by jbh911
Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: [Solved] UUID?
Replies: 8
Views: 403

Re: [Solved] UUID?

Thanks sdibaja & WhalfRat, much appreciated. Couldn't see the wood for the trees :D
by jbh911
Thu Oct 25, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: [Solved] UUID?
Replies: 8
Views: 403

[Solved] UUID?

How can I determine the UUid for a disk and / or partition? :oops:
by jbh911
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:42 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [Solved] HP Notebook WiFi issues
Replies: 2
Views: 318

Re: [Solved] HP Notebook WiFi issues

I was running Linux Mint 18.3 64 bit and relying on WiFi from a mobile phone hot spot. Looks like I was a bit quick in determining I had no access to the internet. I used Firefox which didn't indicate it was looking for a server, hence my conclusion - no access to the internet. However, I later acce...
by jbh911
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [Solved] WiFi non functional -- Again
Replies: 17
Views: 563

Re: [Solved] WiFi non functional -- Again

Thanks AZgl1500 and catweazel for the feedback, much appreciated.

jbh911 :D
by jbh911
Sun Sep 16, 2018 12:48 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [Solved] WiFi non functional -- Again
Replies: 17
Views: 563

Re: [Solved] WiFi non functional -- Again

catweazel wrote » Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:06 pm In the short term that might be ok just to get you going, but longer-term you'll expose yourself to security issues. It would be best if you got the latest kernel functioning properly with your hardware. Catweazel, you have my attention! Went from kernel 4...

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