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by olo
Wed Oct 14, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I disable the touchpad while typing?
Replies: 6
Views: 200

Re: How do I disable the touchpad while typing?

well I tried everything and even the original touchpad blocker (via wine) what works well on the win 10 partition from this pc. nothing works. The good thing is my F2 key is mapped to switch off the pad. So while I am typing it is off now and everything is fine. Nice thing that this works in Linux a...
by olo
Wed Oct 14, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Atom and Celeron (Cherry Trail and Apollo Lake) 720p+1080p videos playback problems with Celluloid player
Replies: 10
Views: 395

Re: Atom: 1 file, 5 video players - the good, the bad and the ugly

just for giggles and as I mentioned I played GTA V what is a demanding game ok on #123 and slow but possible on #130 and #131 and I installed mint 20 on all 3 122. AMD Ryzen 5 2500U 350 1% - 123. Intel Celeron N3450 346 2% - 124. AMD A10 PRO-7350B 339 7% - 125. Intel Celeron N4020 316 11% - 126. AMD...
by olo
Wed Oct 14, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Atom and Celeron (Cherry Trail and Apollo Lake) 720p+1080p videos playback problems with Celluloid player
Replies: 10
Views: 395

Re: Atom: 1 file, 5 video players - the good, the bad and the ugly

.@Kadaitcha Man well if somebody like me would search, then in the support forum, because this is what I did and were I asked a question about this topic and then when I could not find answers, I started to test from settings to installing several players and was testing them. ... And to your claim ...
by olo
Wed Oct 14, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Atom and Celeron (Cherry Trail and Apollo Lake) 720p+1080p videos playback problems with Celluloid player
Replies: 10
Views: 395

Re: Atom: 1 file, 5 video players - the good, the bad and the ugly

NOTHING :!: and to leave newbies like me with the information, that if the build in standard programs do not work properly then there might be several better alternative solutions. And fyi the similar powered Celeron N3350 with 2 cores (more info at my introduction) does not show this problems. Also...
by olo
Wed Oct 14, 2020 6:45 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Atom and Celeron (Cherry Trail and Apollo Lake) 720p+1080p videos playback problems with Celluloid player
Replies: 10
Views: 395

Atom and Celeron (Cherry Trail and Apollo Lake) 720p+1080p videos playback problems with Celluloid player

Our test hardware is a 4 processor Atom X5-Z8350 1.44GHz x4 with integrated GPU the screen is 1920x1080 The OS is Linux Mint 20C with all updates and codecs installed The file is a gem I got from some tube: The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow.mp4 The file info: 134 MB 1920x1080 H264 MPEG AVC part 1...
by olo
Wed Oct 14, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

weeeell, if it is fun for you too, far shall it from me to deprive you of it. - So lets get cracking :!: When I after one full week of searching and trying the most exotic drivers on my little gem I finally found in a Yepo forum an identical computer and the working driver I had to celebrate. So I c...
by olo
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

thanks, can I just add the switch command into the . Menu - Preferences - Startup Applications Click Add - Custom command or is it more complicated? You already wasted tons of time on my stupid cheap hardware, I don´t want to "monopolize" you. For me it is fun to track down things what are...
by olo
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I disable the touchpad while typing?
Replies: 6
Views: 200

Re: How do I disable the touchpad while typing?

I checked it and it is installed correctly but still does not work. I even tried to set it for testing to 5 seconds but still the moment during typing there is a touch on the pad the text is written in a differeent spot. :oops: I guess I have to go the methode brutal and disable the touch to click d...
by olo
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

just a few minutes ago I did blacklist the hdmi because the sound was easy distorted by a bit more power than half the volume. I thought this would make a difference, but it does not. What is the command please to reenable the hdmi? I have a 3.5 mm blind plug what flushes with the pc to get the soun...
by olo
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I disable the touchpad while typing?
Replies: 6
Views: 200

Re: How do I disable the touchpad while typing?

thank you for providing a way to install "the peciousssss" syndaemon and for the link to the useful blog
by olo
Tue Oct 13, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I disable the touchpad while typing?
Replies: 6
Views: 200

Re: How do I disable the touchpad while typing?

well, lets see if I can write this without editing, if so I might have found a solution. I found it here: http://www.linuxandubuntu.com/home/how-to-disable-touchpad-while-writing-article-or-documentation-in-ubuntulinux-mint-or-derivatives-linux since the commands are a bit garbled up her again in si...
by olo
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I disable the touchpad while typing?
Replies: 6
Views: 200

How do I disable the touchpad while typing?

on mint 20C there is the choice in mouse and touchpad to set the sensitivity low and disable touchpad while typing both have no effect on my touchpad what is constantly in contact with my palm while typing and positions the cursor at another point in the text. lots of fun and editing. I found severa...
by olo
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:56 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

OK, I guess you know already, it is not permanent. So amixer set Headphone toggle && amixer set Speaker toggle again and sound from the speakes plug in plug and playback stops, press play again and it resumes from all 4 speakers removing plug stops again and pushing play does not revert back...
by olo
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:32 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

$ amixer set Headphone toggle && amixer set Speaker toggle Simple mixer control 'Headphone',0 Capabilities: pvolume pswitch pswitch-joined Playback channels: Front Left - Front Right Limits: Playback 0 - 3 Mono: Front Left: Playback 3 [100%] [0.00dB] [off] Front Right: Playback 3 [100%] [0.0...
by olo
Mon Oct 12, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

Your ALSA information is located at http://alsa-project.org/db/?f=414cf5710 ... 428de993bc
Please inform the person helping you.
cu 2 morrow
by olo
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

curl https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/pulseaudio/pulseaudio/raw/master/src/utils/pa-info?inline=false | bash | nc termbin.com 9999 % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current Dload Upload Total Spent Left Speed 100 2039 100 2039 0 0 1863 0 0:00:01 0:00:01 --:--:-- 1863 https://ter...
by olo
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

curl https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/pulseaudio/pulseaudio/raw/master/src/utils/pa-info?inline=false | bash | nc termbin.com 9999 % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current Dload Upload Total Spent Left Speed 100 2039 100 2039 0 0 1863 0 0:00:01 0:00:01 --:--:-- 1863 https://term...
by olo
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: good Celeron N3350 VS bad Atom x5-Z8350 a Mint problem?
Replies: 0
Views: 103

good Celeron N3350 VS bad Atom x5-Z8350 a Mint problem?

The N3350 has 2 Cores with 1 thread and the Z8350 has 4 Cores with 1 thread. Comparing them both under win 10 with handbrake video encoding and playing GTA V on both (really!) I also did some other test, that showed they are a match pretty close. Now the N3350 runs perfect with very little heat with...
by olo
Mon Oct 12, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

how do you put the long text in the neat box?
by olo
Mon Oct 12, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux on Intel Atom with Everest ES8316 SoC = no speaker sound [Workaround by MrEen]
Replies: 51
Views: 931

Re: no speaker sound but when headphones are plugged in

and with sound and connected headphones amixer -c0 Simple mixer control 'Headphone',0 Capabilities: pvolume pswitch pswitch-joined Playback channels: Front Left - Front Right Limits: Playback 0 - 3 Mono: Front Left: Playback 3 [100%] [0.00dB] [off] Front Right: Playback 3 [100%] [0.00dB] [off] Simpl...

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