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by tawan
Thu Sep 09, 2010 5:06 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: LMDE Bug Reports Thread
Replies: 51
Views: 51888

Re: LMDE Bug Reports Thread

Quick note to Mint Team regarding the difference in the font rendering of ubuntu/kubuntu to the way direct debian looks, this was a reply posted to me in the Mint Debian thread as to what he believes accounts for the difference: I believe it's because ubuntu includes a libfreetype patch and debian ...
by tawan
Mon Sep 06, 2010 6:26 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: LMDE Bug Reports Thread
Replies: 51
Views: 51888

Re: LMDE Bug Reports Thread

On boot I get told my keyring failed to unlock and I have to enter my (sudo) password.

On reboot I get a loud proud PC speaker BEEP.
by tawan
Mon Aug 23, 2010 4:03 am
Forum: Compiz, Conky, Docks, & Widgets
Topic: Conky Showoff thread
Replies: 569
Views: 220547

Re: Conky Showoff thread

I have not made a conky for Mint yet, here is my one on my Arch install...

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by tawan
Sun Aug 22, 2010 8:46 am
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread
Replies: 6596
Views: 818393

Re: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread

gtk wow dark
emerald is a modded version of droid
wallpaper I adjusted the hue of the default.
the conky, well, just ignore that, it's not pretty and is just functional

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by tawan
Thu Mar 11, 2010 5:11 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: IRC Help
Replies: 5
Views: 623

Re: IRC Help

Reading the logs this is a common problem. The person will not accept a point and move on and instead we have it dragged out until a ban has to occur.

If they persist in arguing in an open forum then they are trolling if nothing else and have to be dealt with.
by tawan
Tue Mar 09, 2010 7:57 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Mint Debian
Replies: 747
Views: 217879

Re: Mint Debian

This is Clem saying it should be based on Testing or possibly Unstable .. many parts of this same thread have people saying for or against. Where can I find a post (or list) with all arguments why Linux Mint should/shouldn't be based on Debian Testing? In my opinion this is a very important issue, b...
by tawan
Tue Feb 23, 2010 7:40 pm
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread
Replies: 6596
Views: 818393

Re: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread

mmesantos1 wrote:What theme for GTK, Icon and so on. :)
GTK

Icons (run the script to set colours and choose icon style (lots of fun))
by tawan
Tue Feb 16, 2010 9:57 pm
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread
Replies: 6596
Views: 818393

Re: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread

Image

back to this old fave wallpaper
by tawan
Tue Feb 16, 2010 9:56 pm
Forum: Compiz, Conky, Docks, & Widgets
Topic: Conky Showoff thread
Replies: 569
Views: 220547

Re: Conky Showoff thread

you'll need this image This is very unlikely to work on anyone elses system without all the scripts it relies on but if you want to take an idea you can look at the code. http://omploader.org/tM2ttZg # Settings ############################################## # Use XftD use_xft yes xftfont Bauhaus Md ...
by tawan
Thu Feb 11, 2010 6:24 pm
Forum: Others
Topic: IMPORTANT: Fluxbox CE Upgrade Path (02-11-2010)
Replies: 9
Views: 6854

Re: IMPORTANT: Fluxbox CE Upgrade Path (02-11-2010)

You always say:

Code: Select all

sudo apt-get install ...
I assume the mint script apt is in the system meaning I can still instruct people over IRC to type

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apt install ... 
?
by tawan
Tue Feb 09, 2010 6:38 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: gksu could not grab mouse
Replies: 0
Views: 409

gksu could not grab mouse

This is not exactly a "how-to" as I won't tell you how to do anything. Many people have problems with the "Could not grab mouse, malicious client" "bug" - Well there are a few settings related to this plus some settings that may be useful to some people. In terminal type gksu-properties and have a p...
by tawan
Fri Jan 29, 2010 7:35 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Kernel panic with Mint 8
Replies: 3
Views: 822

Re: Kernel panic with Mint 8

My wife is experiencing an intermittent kernel panic with Mint 8 on her Lenovo s10e (no cause found yet, so a bit random when this occurs) I have researched and found people reporting this kernel panic with ubuntu 9.10 on systems including the s10e ... I hope someone upstream fixes it. I'm sure it i...
by tawan
Thu Jan 28, 2010 3:45 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [solved] Upgrade from Gloria to Helena lost wifi Lenovo s10e
Replies: 1
Views: 367

[solved] Upgrade from Gloria to Helena lost wifi Lenovo s10e

Re: My wife's Lenovo s10e broken wifi after upgrade from Gloria to Helena. As the Lenovo s10e is a netbook with no CD drive and we don't have a big enough USB stick I decided to follow the upgrade path. All went well but just at the finale I rebooted to check grub and all was well - and logged in to...
by tawan
Fri Jan 22, 2010 11:37 pm
Forum: Others
Topic: The status of Mint Fluxbox CE
Replies: 286
Views: 76660

Re: The status of Mint Fluxbox CE

nice werk :D
by tawan
Fri Jan 22, 2010 11:14 pm
Forum: Compiz, Conky, Docks, & Widgets
Topic: Conky Showoff thread
Replies: 569
Views: 220547

Re: Conky Showoff thread

http://omploader.org/tM2J1bg The line of the text at the bottom comes from "Fortunes" ${execi 30 fortune -s -n90} # Settings ############################################## # Use XftD use_xft yes xftfont Bauhaus Md BT:size=8 xftalpha 1.0 text_buffer_size 2048 if_up_strictness address # Update interv...
by tawan
Fri Jan 15, 2010 3:01 am
Forum: Others
Topic: The status of Mint Fluxbox CE
Replies: 286
Views: 76660

Re: The status of Mint Fluxbox CE

Congratulations! Glad you're enjoying it. It must be tough keeping to Mint standards but we all know that the quality is what makes this distro what it is :)
by tawan
Sun Jan 10, 2010 8:14 am
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread
Replies: 6596
Views: 818393

Re: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread

Helena I love ya

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by tawan
Sat Dec 26, 2009 5:03 pm
Forum: Compiz, Conky, Docks, & Widgets
Topic: Conky Showoff thread
Replies: 569
Views: 220547

Re: Conky Showoff thread

Image

one on the left for info, one on the right to animate matrix text
by tawan
Tue Dec 15, 2009 6:03 pm
Forum: Others
Topic: The status of Mint Fluxbox CE
Replies: 286
Views: 76660

Re: The status of Mint Fluxbox CE

Sir Kendall, it seems Clem has rested the sword on your shoulder and you're now a MInt Dev!

Well done. I hope to test soon :)

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