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by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: how to set a limit to max kernel count
Replies: 1
Views: 30

Re: how to set a limit to max kernel count

tux-berlin wrote:
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:38 am
What can i do that the system holds only 3 or 5 old kernel?
You can use the update manager to remove individual kernels. You'll find a Kernels option listed in the menus.

Alternatively you can remove all but one with Many old redundant kernels? Remove them all in one stroke
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:43 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mounting network drives per user
Replies: 1
Views: 22

Re: Mounting network drives per user

but this doesn't really get me anywhere since I can already access the files via /mnt/nas1/photo; what I really want to do is mount /mnt/nas1/photo ~/Pictures so that the predefined Pictures directory in the user's home is replaced by the mounted network folder. Unfortunately it seems only root can...
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:31 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Should we have to adjust the swappiness value in 2018?
Replies: 3
Views: 62

Re: Should we have to adjust the swappiness value in 2018?

time has passed And in that time, you're expectations and the uses for your equipment have chnaged and grown. That's where the difference is. one has 6GB RAM My phone has more RAM than that. The lagging is telling you that you're expecting too much from your equipment. Either an upgrade or reduced ...
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:25 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: <SOLVED>What is "peaq_wmi"?
Replies: 3
Views: 49

Re: What is "peaq_wmi"?

L7vanmatre wrote:
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:10 am
Ah, alright. Thank you!
You're most welcome. Cheers.
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:24 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: 50 hour projects
Replies: 3
Views: 42

Re: 50 hour projects

A couple of SSDs in RAID 1 could make the disks as fast as the processor. That depends entirely on the CPU; in particular it depends on the number of free PCI lanes, and the throughput of the CPU's SIMD/SSE. You would need to use RAID0 with at least a pair of Samsung NVMe at 32000Mb/s or a pair of ...
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 5:57 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: pyqt4
Replies: 3
Views: 24

Re: pyqt4

eegrek39 wrote:
Sat Feb 24, 2018 5:36 am
Thank you
You're most welcome.
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:59 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Burning ISO's to USB
Replies: 6
Views: 33

Re: Burning ISO's to USB

Black Swordsman wrote:
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:56 am
Aha I feel stupid for not seeing that :lol: thank you very much
You're most welcome, and there's no need to feel stupid :)
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Burning ISO's to USB
Replies: 6
Views: 33

Re: Burning ISO's to USB

I had used Rufus to burn the linux mint onto a usb when I was using windows. Is there a similar software/application that I can use so I can make other boot ISO usb's for different OS when I decide to build my new computer? There are several, but one is built-in with Mint. Type Image Writer in your...
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can't update SOLVED. With thanks.
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: Can't update

GordonC wrote:
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:47 am

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Processing triggers for ureadahead (0.100.0-16) ...
gordon@gordon-Vostro-1500 ~ $
Not sure what it wants.
It's not asking for anything. It's finished.
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:42 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: <SOLVED>What is "peaq_wmi"?
Replies: 3
Views: 49

Re: What is "peaq_wmi"?

L7vanmatre wrote:
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:55 am
I wanted to know, what exactly is "peaq_wmi?"
It's a driver for a PEAQ laptop's Dolby button.
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:35 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: pyqt4
Replies: 3
Views: 24

Re: pyqt4

eegrek39 wrote:
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:18 am

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No module named 'PyQt4'
from PyQt4 import QtGui
Of course, you've installed PyQt4, yes?
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:49 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: 50 hour projects
Replies: 3
Views: 42

Re: 50 hour projects

Petermint wrote:
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:35 am
What do you do for 50 hours?
Build a faster computer.
by catweazel
Sat Feb 24, 2018 1:40 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cinnamon Sylvia access to xfce Sylvia desktop??
Replies: 4
Views: 45

Re: Cinnamon Sylvia access to xfce Sylvia desktop??

smurphos wrote:
Sat Feb 24, 2018 1:31 am
I use Chrome and the Chrome webstore app realVNC performs way faster than Remmina.
I wasn't aware of that. Thank you.
by catweazel
Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bluetooth poll, do you have bluetooth working Yes/No
Replies: 8
Views: 98

Re: Bluetooth poll, do you have bluetooth working Yes/No

Works for me on 18.3. I just plugged it in and VOILA!
by catweazel
Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: seahorse
Replies: 2
Views: 28

Re: seahorse

I've attempted to make use of seahorse and it's password storage and protection using the info supplied without success. Is there a simpler description of the facility available? :( Manage Passwords, Encryption Keys, and More with Seahorse A Guide to the Ubuntu Password Manager (also known as Seaho...
by catweazel
Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How To Create a System Image With Macrium Reflect Rescue Disk In Linux Mint.
Replies: 3
Views: 171

Re: How To Create a System Image With Macrium Reflect Rescue Disk In Linux Mint.

deepakdeshp wrote:
Fri Feb 23, 2018 12:29 pm
clonezilla works fine to take and restore image.
That may be true but not everyone likes clonezilla. Besides, the tutorial is about Macrium Reflect, not taking disk images in general.
by catweazel
Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cinnamon Sylvia access to xfce Sylvia desktop??
Replies: 4
Views: 45

Re: Cinnamon Sylvia access to xfce Sylvia desktop??

Peterjack wrote:
Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:28 pm
all I want is remote desktop from Mint to Mint- isn't it native? I cannot find anything on this.

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sudo apt update && sudo apt install remmina remmina-plugin-rdp remmina-plugin-vnc
by catweazel
Fri Feb 23, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Just want to be a Linux Power User
Replies: 13
Views: 254

Re: Just want to be a Linux Power User

Hello and welcome!
by catweazel
Fri Feb 23, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Greetings from Berlin
Replies: 5
Views: 100

Re: Greetings from Berlin

Hi, and welcome!
by catweazel
Fri Feb 23, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello Everyone!
Replies: 5
Views: 78

Re: Hello Everyone!

Welcome!

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