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by jamesmania88
Sat Mar 10, 2012 4:48 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: What version of Grub?
Replies: 3
Views: 1985

Re: What version of Grub?

thank you so much for your quick reply!!! and that's up to date correct?
by jamesmania88
Sat Mar 10, 2012 4:39 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: What version of Grub?
Replies: 3
Views: 1985

What version of Grub?

What version of Grub does linux mint 12 main release (gnome 3) use?
by jamesmania88
Sun Feb 19, 2012 3:38 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: some newb questions
Replies: 13
Views: 1199

Re: some newb questions

I want to start fresh again, I've experimented and now I just want to run the system till I need to experiment again.
by jamesmania88
Sun Feb 19, 2012 2:05 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: some newb questions
Replies: 13
Views: 1199

Re: some newb questions

that should be a great suggestion to look into esp if Linux wants to be use by masses of people
by jamesmania88
Sun Feb 19, 2012 5:20 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: some newb questions
Replies: 13
Views: 1199

Re: some newb questions

I do this ever 3 to 6 months on the windows side and I want to keep my linux side fresh so I want to restore it to day 1 at the same time I do it to windows.
by jamesmania88
Sun Feb 19, 2012 3:10 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: some newb questions
Replies: 13
Views: 1199

Re: some newb questions

can I do a system restore like on windows where I bring the linux partition back to day 1?
by jamesmania88
Thu Feb 09, 2012 9:03 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon PPA with Extensions(updated Feb 16)
Replies: 132
Views: 60866

Re: Cinnamon PPA with Extensions(updated Feb 04)

I have my issues fixed! are you working on themes to import them as well merlwiz? that would make themes easier to install
by jamesmania88
Thu Feb 09, 2012 2:31 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon PPA with Extensions(updated Feb 16)
Replies: 132
Views: 60866

Re: Cinnamon PPA with Extensions(updated Feb 04)

I installed everything now how do I get to apply these extensions?
by jamesmania88
Wed Feb 08, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Repositories
Replies: 10
Views: 1024

Re: Repositories

yeah i meant fail as in not hit and ok sounds good. any idea on when linux mint 13 will go into beta or a way I can get nightly updates to it?
by jamesmania88
Wed Feb 08, 2012 5:45 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: LinuxMint 13 ? Name ?
Replies: 171
Views: 31801

Re: Ok the Name (M) for Mint 13! Start here:

Marsha or Martha either could be famous I mean Marsha Brady or Martha Washington
by jamesmania88
Wed Feb 08, 2012 4:12 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: LinuxMint 13 ? Name ?
Replies: 171
Views: 31801

Re: Ok the Name (M) for Mint 13! Start here:

Manslaughter
by jamesmania88
Wed Feb 08, 2012 3:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Repositories
Replies: 10
Views: 1024

Re: Repositories

haha alright, anyways I'm noticing that when I'm in update manager alot of my repositories are failing, can I delete those, or does that mean nothing new in those repositories to upload? To put it simple what does a failed in the repo list mean?
by jamesmania88
Tue Feb 07, 2012 7:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Repositories
Replies: 10
Views: 1024

Re: Repositories

awesome thanks for your help. is their like a facebook or twitter page I can add you to, you seem to really know your stuff.
by jamesmania88
Tue Feb 07, 2012 2:32 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Repositories
Replies: 10
Views: 1024

Re: Repositories

ok sounds good but what about these custom repo's where can I find those at? also does linux mint clean out the list cause I see numerous repos failing shouldn't those be cleaned out?
by jamesmania88
Tue Feb 07, 2012 5:19 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Repositories
Replies: 10
Views: 1024

Repositories

I keep hearing about these repositories, what are they and where can I find them for linux mint 12
by jamesmania88
Fri Jan 27, 2012 2:20 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: some newb questions
Replies: 13
Views: 1199

Re: some newb questions

i'm running linux mint 12 since it's the newer version, the one that comes pre-installed GNOME desktop, I really like GNOME but i'm using cinnamon right now and seem to like it well. I'm coming from windows 7, Kde looks like and has widgets which is nice, but GNOME seems more user friendly. Does cin...
by jamesmania88
Wed Jan 25, 2012 7:48 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon 1.2 released
Replies: 52
Views: 17824

Re: Cinnamon 1.2 released

thanks you jsut saved me from having to run out and log in as root and then log back in to my account again. any new themes I should try?
by jamesmania88
Wed Jan 25, 2012 4:21 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon 1.2 released
Replies: 52
Views: 17824

Re: Cinnamon 1.2 released

how do I unlock the themes folders to install these themes?
by jamesmania88
Wed Jan 25, 2012 2:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: some newb questions
Replies: 13
Views: 1199

some newb questions

Hello,

I wanna ask what's the best setup for a brand new user? such as what desktop enviroment to use, also I get this annoying twitter pop up with my account how do I stop that I uninstalled gwibber and qtwit but still get it.
by jamesmania88
Tue Jan 24, 2012 3:01 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon 1.2 released
Replies: 52
Views: 17824

Re: Cinnamon 1.2 released

I just have a general statment, maybe questions as well. How come we can't download linux mint and just install the KDE enviroment? I did that so I run unity on my linux mint and then I switched back to cinnamon 1.2.

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