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by hugoleal85
Thu May 01, 2014 9:39 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Laptop suggestions?
Replies: 7
Views: 612

Re: Laptop suggestions?

This is the best one (imho):
https://www.system76.com/laptops/model/galu1

It brings Ubuntu out of the box, but you can install Linux Mint too.
by hugoleal85
Tue Nov 05, 2013 7:59 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: Cinnamon 2.0 and LMDE - Coming Soon!
Replies: 6
Views: 4298

Re: Cinnamon 2.0 and LMDE - Coming Soon!

Hi, guys.

Any chance Cinnamon 2.0 coming to Maya repos before Petra release?

Thanks in advance.
by hugoleal85
Thu Apr 18, 2013 3:28 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Mint 14 MATE 64 bit, battery issue + overheating
Replies: 4
Views: 737

Re: Mint 14 MATE 64 bit, battery issue + overheating

We need more details about your hardware (especially graphics card, cpu, and memory) to help you.

To get this kind of information, open terminal and type:
sudo lshw -short
by hugoleal85
Sat Dec 08, 2012 7:15 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Richard Stallman on Ubuntu spying
Replies: 32
Views: 14019

Re: Richard Stallman on Ubuntu spying

I know Mint have nonfree codecs. My question is: Does Mint have this specific "Ubuntu spyware" or not?

Thanks in advance.
by hugoleal85
Thu Sep 13, 2012 7:11 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Linux disappointed me
Replies: 36
Views: 6970

Re: Linux disappointed me

Windows comes pre-installed on computers, so average users think Windows is easier than Linux. It's not. Try installing Windows on similar hardware and you can spend a good few days on finding working drivers for your hardware. It's not so much a question of making Linux easier, as it is of getting...
by hugoleal85
Sat Jul 21, 2012 9:09 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED]Can not boot Maya Cinnamon on Ivy Bridge
Replies: 10
Views: 1940

Re: [SOLVED]Can not boot Maya Cinnamon on Ivy Bridge

I'm running Ivy Bridge too, and just wanted to give you a heads up. I was having intermittent system freezes. Upgrading the kernel fixed it for me. I upgraded the kernel to 3.36 and it seemed to have fixed it. New kernels are a must for Ivy Bridge, especially the Linux Kernel 3.5. Read the topic be...
by hugoleal85
Tue Jun 26, 2012 7:43 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon crashes and won't restart
Replies: 3
Views: 1141

Re: Cinnamon crashes and won't restart

I think the problem is in the ISO image. Did you check MD5SUM?
by hugoleal85
Tue Jun 26, 2012 5:09 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: 32bit or 64?....Macbook Pro 3,1 (2007)
Replies: 2
Views: 640

Re: 32bit or 64?....Macbook Pro 3,1 (2007)

If I were u I would choose MATE 64-bit.

Mate is a lighweight distro and more appropriate than Cinnamon to this hardware.

Install it (via Synaptic or Software manager) and check it out. :-)
by hugoleal85
Tue Jun 26, 2012 4:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Screen resolution problem
Replies: 11
Views: 747

Re: Screen resolution problem

We need more info about ur hardware.

Open "terminal" and type:
sudo lshw

Post the result here.

PS: Have u already tried hdmi or dvi cables instead of a vga one?
by hugoleal85
Tue Jun 26, 2012 4:51 pm
Forum: XFCE
Topic: Mint 13 Maya Xfce is in testing! Woo hoo!
Replies: 21
Views: 2988

Re: Mint 13 Maya Xfce is in testing! Woo hoo!

drumBE wrote:this one shall be perfect fot my netbook, can't wait


Same here.

This is perfect for a netbook or an old PC.

Can't wait. :-)

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