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by jerson
Mon Dec 26, 2016 12:05 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: OSMO installation issue
Replies: 2
Views: 170

Re: OSMO installation issue

It looks like it was installed for the "root" user instead of being installed under your username ? ? ? How can I tell? I use the graphical interface to install all the packages. Till now, I never faced such an issue. This one too installed, but gave that error message at the end of install. Under ...
by jerson
Mon Dec 26, 2016 11:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: OSMO installation issue
Replies: 2
Views: 170

OSMO installation issue

Compliments of the Christmas season I tried to install Osmo - the personal information manage through the synaptic PM and I got this message. W: Can't drop privileges for downloading as file '/root/.synaptic/tmp//tmp_cl' couldn't be accessed by user '_apt'. - pkgAcquire::Run (13: Permission denied) ...
by jerson
Wed Dec 14, 2016 8:42 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: migrate fully configured Lm18 / move to another Pc
Replies: 14
Views: 1989

Re: migrate fully configured Lm18 / move to another Pc

@jim Thankyou. I have used disk partitioning and cloning tools in the past though never clonezilla. Yes it will do exactly what I want, but, I'm afraid the hardware differences will not allow the installation to work on the second machine. After engaging in this discussion, I have come to realize th...
by jerson
Wed Dec 14, 2016 6:16 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: migrate fully configured Lm18 / move to another Pc
Replies: 14
Views: 1989

Re: migrate fully configured Lm18 / move to another Pc

Thank you lucap. Refracta is another distribution like puppy linux. I wouldn't want to change from Lm now. I have used puppy in the past, but never installed to HDD. This time LM is installed to HDD. I get the impression, it might be too much work to do what I am asking in point 1. Perhaps I will ha...
by jerson
Tue Dec 13, 2016 8:46 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: migrate fully configured Lm18 / move to another Pc
Replies: 14
Views: 1989

Re: migrate fully configured Lm18 / move to another Pc

Thanks jim basically what I am saying is I have 2 identical machines with LM18 installed. One of them has all I need, other is just base version installed off the live cd. How do replicate the installed software onto the other machine so that both are identical. I am aware of partition/disk cloning ...
by jerson
Tue Dec 13, 2016 1:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: migrate fully configured Lm18 / move to another Pc
Replies: 14
Views: 1989

migrate fully configured Lm18 / move to another Pc

Greetings I have a few questions; some of academic importance, some are real at the moment. These relate to my current installation with which I am very pleased. 1 - I have a fully configured Lm18 Sarah working on PC1 which has 2 HDD with 4 partitions each; just one partition is LM18. Another PC2 ha...
by jerson
Thu Dec 08, 2016 9:02 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Time difference between Win and Lin
Replies: 7
Views: 376

Re: Time difference between Win and Lin

Thank you all. I was a bit hesitant to ask being a newbie.
by jerson
Thu Dec 08, 2016 1:37 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Time difference between Win and Lin
Replies: 7
Views: 376

Time difference between Win and Lin

Greetings I have been used to running LiveCDs off and on. Finally, I liked mint so much, I decided to dual boot it. my old OS is Win XP. If I boot linux and set the time from the internet servers and then boot up into Win XP, I find the time is set to UTC maybe(I am not sure of this). However, if I ...

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