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by asobczak
Sat Feb 06, 2016 7:38 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Cron DISPLAY issue
Replies: 8
Views: 380

SOLVED Re: Cron DISPLAY issue

SOLVED!!!! Just upgraded to 17.3 Rosa. inxi -S System: Host: BigComp Kernel: 3.13.0-24-generic x86_64 (64 bit) Desktop: Cinnamon 2.8.6 Distro: Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa Looks like a bug. I upgraded my 17 Qiana system day or two ago, thats when the issue have started. Upgradet to 17.3 Rosa and notify-send...
by asobczak
Sat Feb 06, 2016 6:45 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Cron DISPLAY issue
Replies: 8
Views: 380

Re: Cron DISPLAY issue

checking log

Code: Select all

grep -i cron /var/log/syslog


receiving this output

Feb 6 23:42:01 BigComp CRON[13758]: (andrzej) CMD (DISPLAY=:0.0 notify-send "check")


somehow, notify get lost on its way from cron to screen....
by asobczak
Sat Feb 06, 2016 6:13 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Cron DISPLAY issue
Replies: 8
Views: 380

Re: Cron DISPLAY issue

try DISPLAY=:0.0 /usr/bin/notify-send "ALARM XYZ" This one end with an error: $ /usr/bin/DISPLAY=:0.0 notify-send "check" bash: /usr/bin/DISPLAY=:0.0: No such file or directory [/quote] However: $ DISPLAY=:0.0 notify-send "check" $ notify-send "check" works f...
by asobczak
Sat Feb 06, 2016 6:09 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Cron DISPLAY issue
Replies: 8
Views: 380

Re: Cron DISPLAY issue

Cosmo. wrote:Do you use more than one user account?

No, only one.
Cron is running my scripts, they do write to logs. Suddenly warnings disapeared. I guess it is after system update....wonder if anybody else expirience the same.
by asobczak
Sat Feb 06, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Cron DISPLAY issue
Replies: 8
Views: 380

[SOLVED] Cron DISPLAY issue

Hi, Fighting with the issue for more than 48 hr now and have no clue. My crontab file runs a few scripts every 10 or 15 minutes. The scripts writes to log and use DISPLAY=:0.0 notify-send "ALARM XYZ" Since few days I have no notifications. The scripts write to logs, so I got the story, but...
by asobczak
Sun Sep 15, 2013 11:43 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How to reduce rootfs?
Replies: 3
Views: 405

[SOLVED]Re: How to reduce rootfs?

Many Thanks,
by asobczak
Thu Sep 12, 2013 6:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How to reduce rootfs?
Replies: 3
Views: 405

[SOLVED] How to reduce rootfs?

I use mint for a year now. I noticed that rootfs usage is growing after every system update. OK I can change partitions or remove flight simulator :shock: [NO WAY], yet I would like to find out is there any method to remove old, unused and obsolete files? In other words, is there a way to automagica...
by asobczak
Sun Feb 10, 2013 6:18 pm
Forum: Русский (Russian)
Topic: Помогите настроить WiFi
Replies: 2
Views: 2323

Re: Помогите настроить WiFi

Если устройство работает с ОС Windows проверить водителей. Должны быть обновлены.
by asobczak
Sat Jan 26, 2013 11:56 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: No "Speaker" option in Connector pull-down field
Replies: 2
Views: 666

Re: No "Speaker" option in Connector pull-down field

this may be a trick:
sound panel of system settings allows to you choose hardware. I got Polish version, but in my case it a middle panel. On the bottom of it you can choose device.
It take me a few days to figure out where to change it.....
by asobczak
Sat Jan 26, 2013 11:49 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: HD Monitors?
Replies: 1
Views: 229

Re: HD Monitors?

try xrandr while connected to each monitor and see what are the differences. In my case it looks like here $ xrandr Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 1920 x 1080, maximum 8192 x 8192 VGA1 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) HDMI1 connected 1920x1080+0+0 (normal left inverted r...
by asobczak
Sat Jan 26, 2013 11:46 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: how to install a all in one printer
Replies: 2
Views: 1556

Re: how to install a all in one printer

google for 'linux dell photo 926 driver' or just check manufacturer tech support site
by asobczak
Sat Jan 26, 2013 11:41 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Can't obtain IP address using usb wifi dongle
Replies: 2
Views: 645

Re: Can't obtain IP address using usb wifi dongle

check router configuration - it may not let your device to connect . THe reason might be static IP numbers (on your netcard as well), MAC adres limits or shared kay...
by asobczak
Thu Jan 24, 2013 8:18 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Headphones work, speakers don't
Replies: 6
Views: 1765

Re: Headphones work, speakers don't

right, but the tab before is for output. There is one ("Sprzet") ie Hardware or equipment (sory got Polish on mine and can't translate it back 100% sure). If you change device there, then you get different inputs and outputs on the other tab. Thats bit strage, couse I got to change devices...
by asobczak
Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:25 pm
Forum: Graphic Cards & Monitors
Topic: xrandr in .Xsession makes kdm look funny
Replies: 2
Views: 1029

Re: xrandr in .Xsession makes kdm look funny

As I understand, this may be some tweek in xrandr config,
Read man Xsessions.
Look here http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=59&t=65933#p648282
It takes me a lot of try-fail-try rounds to figure out how to set up my monitor. But now its perfect :)
by asobczak
Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:15 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Headphones work, speakers don't
Replies: 6
Views: 1765

Re: Headphones work, speakers don't

IN my case, in the begging of my life with MInt have some problems with soud, I did't have sound on my tv for example. The I found Menu>SystemSettings>Sound It allows to set up output devices which in my case solved any problems so far. The screen should look like this (of course I am using strange ...
by asobczak
Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:04 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Disabling drivers at boot(from USB)
Replies: 1
Views: 273

Re: Disabling drivers at boot(from USB)

HI,

Look in this topic :http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=59&t=65933

You may need to make your own scripts to configure graphics for different hardware.
Hope this help
S
by asobczak
Tue Jan 15, 2013 4:53 am
Forum: Scripts & Bash
Topic: [SOLVED] cron do not sent notify
Replies: 2
Views: 750

Re: [SOLVED] cron do not sent notify

@Pilosopong Tasyo
Thanks a lot. It does the job.
Well, none of "crontab explained" explain DISPLAY....
by asobczak
Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:48 pm
Forum: Scripts & Bash
Topic: [SOLVED] cron do not sent notify
Replies: 2
Views: 750

[SOLVED] cron do not sent notify

I tried to find out the reason but failed. The following line in cron table do not send notification. 00 * * * * notify-send "this is notification" I want to have a script that send me notification at time intervals so it seams to be obvious way to do it by notify-send. But it is not worki...
by asobczak
Sun Jan 06, 2013 7:49 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Keyboard shortcuts not working ( mint 14 cinnamon )
Replies: 64
Views: 59231

Re: Keyboard shortcuts not working ( mint 14 cinnamon )

This seams to be wider problem. It is not only Super-D and other custom keys disappeared. My keyboard, after upgrade, behave unpredictably. I use Super-E to start terminal. Now I need to stroke it twice. Custom shortcuts works 'at their own discretion'. In Pluma or Gedit, my favourite function Ctr-F...
by asobczak
Fri Nov 16, 2012 6:02 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: display manager startup script
Replies: 2
Views: 1516

Re: display manager startup script

look at directory /etc/X11/Xsession.d and /etc/mdm
Read man Xsessions and related man pages

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