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by dieselboyDB
Fri May 24, 2013 2:01 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]kernel upgrade not showing 3.2 to 3.5
Replies: 8
Views: 1472

Re: kernel upgrade not showing 3.2 to 3.5

Did a fresh install of mint...and used this link for the upgrade http://www.upubuntu.com/2012/08/install ... buntu.html all is well now and running kernel 3.51
Thanks for the help everyone...these are great forums and a great community!!

dieselboyDB
by dieselboyDB
Fri May 24, 2013 1:49 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]pulse and alsa audio issues
Replies: 3
Views: 1339

Re: pulse and alsa audio issues

Sorry I seem to have forgotten to post what I did to fix my audio issues...This is a workaround mainly for the stac 92xx series audio card...First the link http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1317562 follow the instructions and reboot...Next open a terminal...type alsamixer and press enter adju...
by dieselboyDB
Mon May 13, 2013 10:59 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Indonesia
Replies: 23
Views: 4752

Re: Hello from Indonesia

Hey just wanted to check in and see how its going with Mint..What version are you using..?
by dieselboyDB
Mon May 13, 2013 10:57 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400
Replies: 14
Views: 2159

Re: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400

yes I will keep up to date post on my dell 9400 and mint 13 lts I am going to do a reinstall because the kernel will not update from 3.2 to 3.5 ..still showing 3.2 generic on sumary
by dieselboyDB
Sun May 12, 2013 5:37 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400
Replies: 14
Views: 2159

Re: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400

Thanks for the tip reorx, But I already checked that one no info on my hardware, but I will keep looking. So far no problem using the workaround.
by dieselboyDB
Fri May 10, 2013 1:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]kernel upgrade not showing 3.2 to 3.5
Replies: 8
Views: 1472

Re: kernel upgrade not showing 3.2 to 3.5

Yes I see what you are saying, I thought something wasn't right from the time I downloaded the iso. I kept selecting 32 bit it showed x686 not x86 but install went ok.My kernel upgrade came from upstream ubuntu not mint I think thats where I went wrong Here is the link where I got the upgrade.. http...
by dieselboyDB
Fri May 10, 2013 8:31 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]pulse and alsa audio issues
Replies: 3
Views: 1339

Re: pulse and alsa audio issues

Spearmint2 finally decided to be brave and do the workaround edited the config file all is well now and alsa mixer pcm working from volume icon like it should.
Thanks

Still haven't gotten around to setting up compiz yet...lol
by dieselboyDB
Fri May 10, 2013 8:19 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]kernel upgrade not showing 3.2 to 3.5
Replies: 8
Views: 1472

Re: kernel upgrade not showing 3.2 to 3.5

Here go xenopeek hope this helps... ii linux-headers-3.2.0-23 3.2.0-23.36 Header files related to Linux kernel version 3.2.0 ii linux-headers-3.2.0-23-generic 3.2.0-23.36 Linux kernel headers for version 3.2.0 on 64 bit x86 SMP ii linux-headers-3.2.0-41 3.2.0-41.66 Header files related to Linux kern...
by dieselboyDB
Fri May 10, 2013 7:42 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]kernel upgrade not showing 3.2 to 3.5
Replies: 8
Views: 1472

[SOLVED]kernel upgrade not showing 3.2 to 3.5

Did a kernel upgrade in Mint 13 LTS...to 3.5 several packages installed ...but system info says I'm still running 3.2 generic
by dieselboyDB
Fri May 10, 2013 7:39 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400
Replies: 14
Views: 2159

Re: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400

Well did the audio work around to the config file the other day and all is working well so far ...also installed gui version of alsa mixer..
by dieselboyDB
Fri May 10, 2013 7:34 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Not sure what is wrong
Replies: 8
Views: 626

Re: Not sure what is wrong

How did the memory upgrade go...Is your Dell running any better??
by dieselboyDB
Fri May 10, 2013 7:31 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Indonesia
Replies: 23
Views: 4752

Re: Hello from Indonesia

You are welcome..I'm sure you will find a lot of good help here.
by dieselboyDB
Thu May 09, 2013 5:43 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: dell 9400 adding compiz
Replies: 2
Views: 248

Re: dell 9400 adding compiz

lol I got distracted with irc last night my first visit there.
I will try tonight.
by dieselboyDB
Wed May 08, 2013 8:01 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Indonesia
Replies: 23
Views: 4752

Re: Hello from Indonesia

Welcome to the Mint forum.
by dieselboyDB
Wed May 08, 2013 7:57 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Texas New Guy. In love already.
Replies: 6
Views: 1610

Re: Texas New Guy. In love already.

Welcome to the Mint forum. Glad to hear you are up and running. I'm sure if you have questions you will find a lot of good information here, and a bunch of great people that are very helpful. I have found that out in my first week here.
by dieselboyDB
Wed May 08, 2013 6:01 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: dell 9400 adding compiz
Replies: 2
Views: 248

dell 9400 adding compiz

Going to try to add compiz to my dell 9400 today. I will post back on how it goes.
by dieselboyDB
Tue May 07, 2013 3:42 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400
Replies: 14
Views: 2159

Re: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400

Hey trapper, Just went and checked yep I have pavu lol didn't realize til I looked pav Pulse audio. Disreguard last post..Dont know where my brain is today. Guess I'll keep working on how to configure it.
by dieselboyDB
Tue May 07, 2013 3:06 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400
Replies: 14
Views: 2159

Re: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400

Pete did you have any audio problems with your dell?? Seems a lot of people with intel HD audio cards using ubuntu alsa and pulse having a wide range of problems and symptoms.

Thanks,
dieselboyDB
by dieselboyDB
Tue May 07, 2013 3:01 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400
Replies: 14
Views: 2159

Re: newbie with a dell inspiron 9400

Hey trapperjohn, thanks for the tip on pavucontrol, I'm wondering should I do away with Pulse audio. Are you running it on your machine? Thanks

dieselboyDB
by dieselboyDB
Tue May 07, 2013 2:44 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Not sure what is wrong
Replies: 8
Views: 626

Re: Not sure what is wrong

Yes I agree with Pete more ram would help. I didn't realize either til you posted how much you were running. I took a look at the specs nothing really unusual..but the cpu is running a little warm around 55. Thats ok if you have programs or browsers open. ex: My dell runs about 30-38 when I open a b...

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