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by dagrump
Mon Jun 02, 2014 7:52 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Nvidia driver- hardfreezes before desktop is loaded
Replies: 6
Views: 426

Re: Nvidia driver- hardfreezes before desktop is loaded

Reboot w/ nomodeset, open a terminal & type "sudo nvidia-xconfig"(no " "). This should create a basic xorg.conf file. You really shouldn't need to do that, but sometimes it seems to be needed. It is the easiest way I know to get the nvidia drivers working. Of course I'm lazy ...
by dagrump
Sun Sep 09, 2012 12:54 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Poll: Desktop environments
Replies: 583
Views: 647120

Re: Poll: Desktop environments

I installed 13 cinnamon on 1 desktop & my laptop. I put the old hard drive w/ 12 back in the laptop. Cinnamon seems to be sluggish on it. I'd reinstall 12 on this desktop, but I really don't feel like messing with it. I guess as much as I hate to, I'll have to switch to xfce, never could get use...
by dagrump
Sun Sep 09, 2012 12:29 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Software Manager Broken - Cinnamon
Replies: 1
Views: 1048

Re: Software Manager Broken - Cinnamon

Did you check out the thread directly below yours? If I understand it correctly, the update mangler either doesn't have proper premissions to run, or it runs before your network connection is up. I kind of bounced around a bit. Best to just check for updates within a terminal & ignore the update...

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