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by wazntme
Fri Jan 04, 2013 6:41 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: <SOLVED>Auto-logoff script Questions
Replies: 6
Views: 771

Re: Auto-logoff script Questions

In your home directory you will find a hidden file called ".profile"

If I remember correctly from my unix days, this file is called on login.

Call your script from this file.

Can't comment on your log off script though.
by wazntme
Thu Jan 03, 2013 10:28 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Laptop is not power off at Shut down (Mint 14)
Replies: 13
Views: 4032

Re: Laptop is not power off at Shut down (Mint 14)

There is some information that indicates changes to Advanced Power Management in grub may fix a shutdown issue.
apm=off acpi=on

I would wait to see if someone else has any sugguestions, since I have no experience with this.
by wazntme
Thu Jan 03, 2013 9:43 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Laptop is not power off at Shut down (Mint 14)
Replies: 13
Views: 4032

Re: Laptop is not power off at Shut down (Mint 14)

Sudo is not found?
Shutdown not found?

Can you post your results....
by wazntme
Wed Jan 02, 2013 6:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Laptop is not power off at Shut down (Mint 14)
Replies: 13
Views: 4032

Re: Laptop is not power off at Shut down (Mint 14)

Sudo shutdown -P 0

Not sure how to change the GUI shutdown command
by wazntme
Sat Dec 29, 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Homenetwork problem
Replies: 7
Views: 1334

Re: Homenetwork problem

I personally would use NFS for linux to linux.

Would you ever uses two Spanish interpreters to speak to another English speaking person?
by wazntme
Fri Dec 28, 2012 10:58 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: write image to usb drive - 'permission denied'
Replies: 16
Views: 1892

Re: write image to usb drive - 'permission denied'

Sudo may not survive the pipe.....may have to su to root
by wazntme
Fri Dec 28, 2012 10:19 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: write image to usb drive - 'permission denied'
Replies: 16
Views: 1892

Re: write image to usb drive - 'permission denied'

Post the output of

Code: Select all

Sudo fdisk -l
by wazntme
Fri Dec 28, 2012 8:04 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: Nvidia drivers installed : black screen at reboot
Replies: 25
Views: 10746

Re: Nvidia drivers installed : black screen at reboot

Can you share what commands actually worked?
by wazntme
Sat Dec 08, 2012 8:11 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Static IP in Network does not work, however DHCP does
Replies: 7
Views: 1690

Re: Static IP in Network does not work, however DHCP does

After you change your system back to static and confirm you cannot connect to the Internet. Take a look in /etc/network/interfaces. Post what you find.
by wazntme
Fri Dec 07, 2012 11:35 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Static IP in Network does not work, however DHCP does
Replies: 7
Views: 1690

Re: Static IP in Network does not work, however DHCP does

I would be curious to know what IP address DHCP is assigning to your computer when you are able to connect to the internet.
by wazntme
Sun Nov 18, 2012 10:28 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Amd catalysts Xinerama breaks cinnamon
Replies: 4
Views: 1475

Re: Amd catalysts Xinerama breaks cinnamon

Same here had to go back to default
by wazntme
Sun Nov 18, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Linux Mint 14 Cinnamon - No Sound after Login
Replies: 13
Views: 21463

Re: Linux Mint 14 Cinnamon - No Sound after Login

I just resolved a similar problem. My issued had to deal with HDMI settings sound config panel acting goofy and not saving. I set everything to Built in Analog Stereo. Right click speaker icon in lower panel make sure mute is not selected. Left click speaker icon in lower panel, set output to analog...
by wazntme
Sun Nov 18, 2012 1:05 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How to create bootable USB disk
Replies: 7
Views: 1843

Re: How to create bootable USB disk

I just jumped back into linux after 10 years and just did this the other day from W7

Google pen drive linux simple windows program did the trick.

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