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by charroo
Wed Aug 16, 2017 2:40 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: <SOLVED> i've edited the "/etc/fstab" and now the system won't boot normally
Replies: 0
Views: 125

<SOLVED> i've edited the "/etc/fstab" and now the system won't boot normally

hi i tried to mount an HDD on boot but my attempt to edit the file is causing the system to just show some kind of terminal instead of booting into the GUI. it was just one line that i added. how can i solve this? thanks edit: solved. i could just edit the file again from the terminal and now back t...
by charroo
Tue Aug 15, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NFS problems
Replies: 10
Views: 1626

NFS problems

https://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/2009 i've been trying to follow the article above. i ran into some problems... when i type sudo service nfs-kernel-server start i get: Job for nfs-server.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See "systemctl status nfs-server....
by charroo
Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 1. will mint allow me to encrypt home folder via setup? 2. can i use unity?
Replies: 7
Views: 260

Re: 1. will mint allow me to encrypt home folder via setup? 2. can i use unity?

thank you
i did not encrypted the home folder after your suggestion.

i appreciate the help thank you
by charroo
Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:34 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: win key + spacebar to switch between languages - how?
Replies: 10
Views: 1630

win key + spacebar to switch between languages - how?

i've tried to find an answer in the forums but could not find the way to allow this shortcut to do what i want it to.

maybe my new version is not the same.

thakns
by charroo
Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 1. will mint allow me to encrypt home folder via setup? 2. can i use unity?
Replies: 7
Views: 260

1. will mint allow me to encrypt home folder via setup? 2. can i use unity?

hi i'm about to switch from buggy ubuntu to mint. i don't know much about it. but i can tell i've a desktop computer and i need home folder encryption. is it easy to make one? also, i like unity. can i use it with mint easily? what are the main differences between ubuntu and mint? do you know of an ...

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