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by anticupidon
Tue Sep 30, 2014 2:52 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: f.lux
Replies: 5
Views: 1042

Re: f.lux

well,you are not the only one in this.
installed a while ago, still haven't time to get down on this and fix it,for now am i using the xflux works via terminal
by anticupidon
Wed Jun 25, 2014 6:24 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Battery life very poor in LM17 64bit Cinnamon, Lenovo E435
Replies: 3
Views: 1836

Re: Battery life very poor in LM17 64bit Cinnamon, Lenovo E4

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BinaryDriverHowto/AMD
i think you mau need to install AMD proprietary drivers,the link above can help a lot.

i was about to say TLP ,but i've seen you already installed it.
by anticupidon
Wed Jun 25, 2014 3:13 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (SOLVED) Black screen after installation
Replies: 10
Views: 622

Re: Black windows after installation

let's see.
the scren is black and nothing happens?
the screen is black and after a few seconds,it shows some simple text menus with Mint,memtest and windows 7?
by anticupidon
Wed Apr 23, 2014 6:22 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Why use Linux??? (real newbie question)
Replies: 15
Views: 1070

Re: Why use Linux??? (real newbie question)

there are various reasons,each one suitable to each user. to me using linux is like speaking another language,and i speak about 3 languages now. more,using linux is like having another usefull tol in your toolbox. being frustrated had always been a part of the learning process,and linux can test you...
by anticupidon
Mon Mar 17, 2014 5:38 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Mouse cursor missing after waking from hibernation/sleep.
Replies: 1
Views: 1551

Mouse cursor missing after waking from hibernation/sleep.

Hello! Since i upgraded to KDE 4.12.3 ,i noticed when laptop wakes up from sleep or after hibernation,the mouse cursor dissapears. Still,when i move the mouse or the trackpoint ,i realize the cursor is still present,moving around the mouse highlights windows or menus,but the cursor is not visible. A...
by anticupidon
Thu Aug 29, 2013 7:47 pm
Forum: Español (Spanish)
Topic: Como recomienda linuxmint particionar el disco??
Replies: 7
Views: 2389

Re: Como recomienda linuxmint particionar el disco??

se agredece siempre alguien que quiere aprender cosas nuevas. si quieres probar muchos distros,no sera mejor que lo probarias en virtual box,con todo que te vas a equivocar,no dañarias nada de la configuracion de tu ordenador. asi evitarias muchas problemas y dolor de cabeza ,quizas acabarias ecchan...
by anticupidon
Tue Jul 16, 2013 5:06 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Which distro to use?
Replies: 36
Views: 3638

Re: Which distro to use?

Broaden your horizons - spend $20 and add another 512mb RAM chip to your system! I am running LM13 Cinnamon 64 bit on a Celeron (single core / single thread) based system with 1 GB of RAM and it runs just fine! This is a good advice,and you be able to run the same LXDE but more responsive and overa...
by anticupidon
Tue Jul 16, 2013 4:59 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Running linux on windows 8 laptop
Replies: 6
Views: 878

Re: Running linux on windows 8 laptop

I will try to say my opinion and clear a few things out. Windows 8 it's not impossible to work with,each OS has its weak and strong points.I know,i know saying that in a Linux forum is like preaching adultery to the Pope,but really....it is about how the user uses the OS ,the tool at hand to be prod...
by anticupidon
Tue Jul 16, 2013 9:27 am
Forum: Español (Spanish)
Topic: SSD RDM-II XM020C (C3M) No puedo crear Partición ni Montar
Replies: 6
Views: 1678

Re: SSD RDM-II XM020C (C3M) No puedo crear Partición ni Mont

Me alegro oir que solucionaste el asunto. Ahora,para la instalacion en el SSD sera ideal hacer unos ajustes,alinear la particion correctamente, ajustar unos parametros para que el sistema podra sacar el maximo de tu SSD. Sera ideal alinear la particion de /root en el SSD antes de la instalacion,desp...
by anticupidon
Sat Jul 13, 2013 7:38 pm
Forum: Español (Spanish)
Topic: No puedo cambiar idioma
Replies: 3
Views: 6945

Re: No puedo cambiar idioma

a ver si te puedo echar una mano. no solo hay que selectar el idiome,deberia instalar el soporte para paqquetes de idiomas,i instalar el paquete para español. una vez que se ha instalado el paquete de idiomas/español ,establece de nuevo el idioma del sistema el español,dale aplicar. reinicia y tendr...
by anticupidon
Sat Jul 13, 2013 3:05 pm
Forum: Español (Spanish)
Topic: SSD RDM-II XM020C (C3M) No puedo crear Partición ni Montar
Replies: 6
Views: 1678

Re: SSD RDM-II XM020C (C3M) No puedo crear Partición ni Mont

Vamos aver paso a paso cual sera el problema. Para empezar,si el portatil venia con W8,pues casi seguro tendra la opcion SecureBoot en su "BIOS" aka UEFI. Pues arranca el portatil pulsa Suprimir busca Boot (casi todos tiene esta opcion ahi)desactiva Secure Boot,y dentro de la UEFi busca donde tienes...
by anticupidon
Sat Jul 13, 2013 1:40 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: What prompted your move to linux?
Replies: 34
Views: 7918

Re: What prompted your move to linux?

i was given way back in 2004 a damaged hdd,and someone hinted me to use a linux live cd i was mesmerized ...how it is possible to have all that software up and running from a cd? little by little i started to read about it,i imagined i was ready and well prepared. well,NO! i had my fair share of exp...
by anticupidon
Sat Jul 13, 2013 1:15 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: New User: Installing on SSD
Replies: 3
Views: 632

Re: New User: Installing on SSD

here you go [url]http://bernaerts.dyndns.org/linux/250-ubuntu-tweaks-ssd[/url] hope it helps you,i followed the same tutorial for my SSD this is how i have my SSD partitioned fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 128.0 GB, 128035676160 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 15566 cylinders, total 250069680 sectors Un...
by anticupidon
Sat Jul 13, 2013 11:28 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Solved]Advice regarding Mint 13 and kernel 3.9.x
Replies: 3
Views: 410

Re: Advice regarding Mint 13 and kernel 3.9.x

Finally,i solved. Best part it was easy,it was me over thinking every step. First. i partitioned my disk in 2 partition ,both ext4 and no swap( i have a SSD and 6 Gb of RAM). When i created my partitions,i checked if alignment was correct.Check.[url]http://www.overclock.net/t/1344088/faq-gparted-ssd...
by anticupidon
Wed Jul 10, 2013 1:01 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Solved]Advice regarding Mint 13 and kernel 3.9.x
Replies: 3
Views: 410

[Solved]Advice regarding Mint 13 and kernel 3.9.x

Hello! I wanted to clear a few things before i decide. Short story - I want to install Mint 13 KDE on my Thinkpad ,then update the kernel and the DE. My laptop has a SSD ,so i want the latest kernel as i found out it has numerous SSD tweaks and benefits.(3.9.x) Also i want to keep installed a LTS,no...
by anticupidon
Wed Jun 26, 2013 12:17 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: New User: Installing on SSD
Replies: 3
Views: 632

Re: New User: Installing on SSD

Well,install Mint on a SSD is pretty straight forward. However,you need to prepare the SSD for it. For getting the most from a SSD ,you need to correctly align the partitions on your hard drive. More,for a modern computer with an SSD and 4gb or RAM or more a swap partition is not needed anymore,as a...
by anticupidon
Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:08 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Computer heat and battery life
Replies: 2
Views: 333

Re: Computer heat and battery life

TLP
give it a try,in my case helped a lot
[url]http://linrunner.de/en/tlp/docs/tlp-linux-advanced-power-management.html[/url]
now,what version of Linux are you running and what kernel version?
for kernel version type
uname -a in a terminal

for linux version type

cat /etc/*-release

in a terminal
by anticupidon
Thu Jun 06, 2013 4:49 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Mint KDE 15
Replies: 102
Views: 21762

Re: Mint KDE 15

i am eager to see a Minted KDE 5.0
by anticupidon
Thu Jun 06, 2013 4:41 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Laptop overheating
Replies: 8
Views: 2406

Re: Laptop overheating

Another vote for TLP. I run Mint 14 KDE kernel 3.9 generic on my Thinkpad X200s and first time i has install with defaul kernel and without TLP ,laptop was a bit hot for my liking. I updated the kernel ,added TLP and cheanged the thermal paste also. could you run lm sensors?what temps do you read? m...
by anticupidon
Tue May 28, 2013 2:07 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Mint KDE 15
Replies: 102
Views: 21762

Re: Mint KDE 15

i was about to ask the same question.
However,knowing Mint team,it will be released when it be released.
Still,we need some new distro to play with .

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