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by eric_goulet
Mon Apr 14, 2014 3:29 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: How is system automatically visible on Synology?
Replies: 1
Views: 291

Re: How is system automatically visible on Synology?

82 reads and no responses... today, I figured it out.

It comes down to the IcedTea Plugin being properly installed.
by eric_goulet
Fri Mar 28, 2014 4:45 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: How is system automatically visible on Synology?
Replies: 1
Views: 291

How is system automatically visible on Synology?

When I pull up the Synology File Station in a browser, I immediately see my local machine. I've only had this happen with Linux Mint.

What about Linux Mint is allowing this to happen? I can't seem to nail it down.
by eric_goulet
Sat Mar 22, 2014 1:54 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Mint 16 Shutdown hang - black screen
Replies: 6
Views: 1038

Re: Mint 16 Shutdown hang - black screen

Thank you for taking the time to respond, austin.texas, but what you describe is something I tried and mentioned in the OP.
by eric_goulet
Fri Mar 21, 2014 6:03 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Mint 16 Shutdown hang - black screen
Replies: 6
Views: 1038

Re: Mint 16 Shutdown hang - black screen

I'm going to use another OS and probably replace Nautilus with Nemo. I'd like to come back to Mint, but not being able to shut down is not acceptable. I'll check back here from time to time to see if anyone responds.
by eric_goulet
Thu Mar 20, 2014 2:37 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Mint 16 Shutdown hang - black screen
Replies: 6
Views: 1038

Re: Mint 16 Shutdown hang - black screen

I'm beginning to wonder if I posted this in the wrong area... I was able to "R E I S U B" my way to a reboot. I tried O first instead of B, but that didn't seem to shut it down... maybe I didn't give it enough time. Upon reboot, it was able to shutdown normally. I couldn't take a guess at...
by eric_goulet
Tue Mar 18, 2014 2:21 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Mint 16 Shutdown hang - black screen
Replies: 6
Views: 1038

Mint 16 Shutdown hang - black screen

BLUF: When the shutdown command is issued, my laptop will not shutdown completely. It will go to a black screen with nothing further. I've searched these forums and found a lot of people reporting the same problem with Cinnamon. I've tried updating the Kernel, this ended with Cinnamon loading in fal...
by eric_goulet
Sat Jun 09, 2012 2:44 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon Extras PPA (discontinued)
Replies: 137
Views: 59099

Re: Cinnamon Extras PPA (updated June 6)

That happens because your repository settings are pointing to http://ppa.launchpad.net/bimsebasse/cinnamon-extras/.. . and that doesn't exist, the correct address is http://ppa.launchpad.net/bimsebasse/cinnamonextras/... Are you sure you've followed the instructions at the first post of this thread...
by eric_goulet
Fri Jun 08, 2012 1:07 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon Extras PPA (discontinued)
Replies: 137
Views: 59099

Re: Cinnamon Extras PPA (updated June 6)

Shortly after the upgrade to the new Mint, I started having the following problem with updating: Could not download all repository indexes The repository may no longer be available or could not be contacted because of network problems. If available an older version of the failed index will be used. ...
by eric_goulet
Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:40 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: No sound through headphones in Mint 12 32bit
Replies: 9
Views: 2354

Re: No sound through headphones in Mint 12 32bit

I am running Mint 12 54bit on a Dell laptop and experience exactly what z06gal describes.

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