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by Longbottom
Thu Sep 08, 2016 8:31 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problems verifying ISO [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Re: Problems verifying ISO [SOLVED]

OK, sorry for wasting space, but I managed to solve it myself. The problem is that the instructions for verification say "download these files". However, when clicking on them nothing downloaded. Rather, I was taken to a new page with all the verification numbers on it. So I copied these into text f...
by Longbottom
Thu Sep 08, 2016 7:52 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problems verifying ISO [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Problems verifying ISO [SOLVED]

Hi all! I downloaded 18 MATE, and tried to follow the verification process. Although the checksum test turned out to be OK, I got the result "gpg: bad signature from Linux Mint ISO signing key". Does this mean I have a hacked copy? I got it from one of the Czech mirrors. Can you help? I'm downloadin...
by Longbottom
Mon Sep 05, 2016 3:23 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Will this laptop work fine with Mint 18?
Replies: 5
Views: 383

Re: Will this laptop work fine with Mint 18?

Just wanted to add as well that I have googled the problem a lot, but only found inconclusive evidence. I found a page stating that this particular laptop is fully Linux compatible, but several others where people had different issues with mainly graphics but also wifi using the same processor, alth...
by Longbottom
Mon Sep 05, 2016 2:31 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Will this laptop work fine with Mint 18?
Replies: 5
Views: 383

Re: Will this laptop work fine with Mint 18?

Thanks for all the answers. The machine in question is a Lenovo IdeaPad G40-45. Don't know serial numbers and such. I think what I mainly was after was if anyone else is running LM 18 on such a machine or something similar. Ending up with problems trying to find the right drivers is not something I ...
by Longbottom
Mon Sep 05, 2016 10:39 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Will this laptop work fine with Mint 18?
Replies: 5
Views: 383

Will this laptop work fine with Mint 18?

Hi all! Sorry if similar questions have been up before, but I haven't managed to get any conclusive information by reading on the forums. This might be because I am a complete ignorant regarding computers, though, so please have patience with me :-) I am looking for a new laptop. It has to be someth...

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