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by jhouse59
Mon Sep 10, 2007 10:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cataloging CDs
Replies: 6
Views: 1082

Re: cdcat

sudo apt-get install cdcat I've installed cdcat. But, I can't find in my menu so I can run it. I still can't find "cdcat" in the menu. But, I typed (copy and paste) "cdcat" into an Terminal and it opened up. It seems like a great program. If it wasn't hard to find. And had a way to print. It will s...
by jhouse59
Mon Sep 10, 2007 7:14 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Easy Virtual Machine
Replies: 22
Views: 9101

Where are the images of VirtualBox saved at? I just want to save them somewhere else in case I make a Backup DVD.
by jhouse59
Mon Sep 10, 2007 4:39 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Resizing Photos
Replies: 2
Views: 509

Thanks 900i

900i wrote:The Gimp can do that easily, it's a similar app to Photoshop. Gthumb is another.
Thanks 900i. Had Gimp installed already just took a while to figure out how to resize a pic. Installed Gthumb. It seems like a good program.
by jhouse59
Mon Sep 10, 2007 3:25 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Resizing Photos
Replies: 2
Views: 509

Resizing Photos

Is there a program for resizing photos? With out having to run one in Wine?
by jhouse59
Mon Sep 10, 2007 1:02 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Easy Virtual Machine
Replies: 22
Views: 9101

Thanks JAK

Thanks JAK that was what I was looking for. I went to VirtualBox's forum at their web site to try and fix this problem. Just happened to check back here. Thanks again.
by jhouse59
Sun Sep 09, 2007 5:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cataloging CDs
Replies: 6
Views: 1082

cdcat

grimdestripador wrote:

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sudo apt-get install cdcat
I've installed cdcat. But, I can't find in my menu so I can run it.
by jhouse59
Sun Sep 09, 2007 4:35 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Problems with Sound Juicer and selecting AAC
Replies: 10
Views: 6391

You are trying to convert a .m4p which has DRM from Apple's Music Store. This is most likely your problem. http://filext.com/file-extension/M4P Yes. Its songs I've bought at Apple's Music Store. I just want to be able to listen to them in Linux. Do you know how to convert them? If I understand the ...
by jhouse59
Sun Sep 09, 2007 1:49 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Problems with Sound Juicer and selecting AAC
Replies: 10
Views: 6391

zenobiaflex I'm trying to get my computer to convert my M4A to mp3s. I've used Sound Converter. It will show my files. But, it will not let me convert them. I keep geting this error message "GStreamer Error Could not decode stream file:'01 I Don't Wanna Stop.m4p" . I've installed all the GStreamer t...
by jhouse59
Sat Sep 08, 2007 12:06 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cataloging CDs
Replies: 6
Views: 1082

Thanks tenfoot. I'm using GNOME. I started using it. So far it works good.
by jhouse59
Fri Sep 07, 2007 11:40 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cataloging CDs
Replies: 6
Views: 1082

Cataloging CDs

Does anyone know of a program that I can Catalog my CDs with?
by jhouse59
Thu Sep 06, 2007 7:33 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Easy Virtual Machine
Replies: 22
Views: 9101

Thanks, I've got it installed now. When I ran it in the terminal it said something about uninstalling a couple of files. Because, the VirtualBox had new ones. I let them uninstall. Then I had to run an the program that installs programs and updates. To fix a broken file. But, I've it installed. Now ...
by jhouse59
Thu Sep 06, 2007 2:00 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Easy Virtual Machine
Replies: 22
Views: 9101

Cassandra version

It's the Cassandra version. That I've got installed.
by jhouse59
Thu Sep 06, 2007 1:17 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Easy Virtual Machine
Replies: 22
Views: 9101

trying to install VirtualBox

I downloaded VirtualBox from this link. http://virtualbox.org/download/1.5.0/virtualbox_1.5.0-24069-1_Ubuntu_edgy_i386.deb I keep getting an error. I opened up a Terminal in the folder I saved the download. Then typed "sudo dpkg -i *.deb". Is this the right way to install programs in Linux? I'm usin...
by jhouse59
Mon Aug 27, 2007 10:20 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Root password for install
Replies: 4
Views: 1289

I used "remastersys" to make the DVD. Yes I've hit enter and even clicked on the ok button.
by jhouse59
Sun Aug 26, 2007 9:23 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Root password for install
Replies: 4
Views: 1289

Root password for install

I made a LiveDVD of an install I did of Mint (with the updates). I'm trying to install it on another computer. But, it keeps asking for a password. I've tried my password from the computer with Mint installed. I know this is a hot topic. But, does anyone know what the password would be. I've tried u...
by jhouse59
Tue Aug 21, 2007 8:50 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: is mint for me ???
Replies: 15
Views: 2301

Disable Networks

I just made a LiveCD from the install I did of Mint. I want to do a back-up DVD. How do I disable my network? I don't want it to show up. I tried it the first time. It seems like it is trying to get information off of the network. Would it be alright to just delete my network out of the Network fold...
by jhouse59
Tue Aug 21, 2007 12:44 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Manual Install updates
Replies: 8
Views: 1381

#!/bin/bash clear cd /var/cache/apt/archives/ tar -cvf ~/Debian_debs_backup.tar *.deb Paste that into a new file and execute it. It will store every .deb in that cache-folder into a tar-file. When you later want to install everything from it again, simply unpack the tar into a folder, navigate into...
by jhouse59
Mon Aug 20, 2007 11:42 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Manual Install updates
Replies: 8
Views: 1381

Manual Install updates

I've installed Mint on my desktop. I'm thinking of installing it on my laptop. I've saved the updates from my desktop. How can I install them to another computer without re-downloading them? I'm just allowed so much download a month. Is it possible to do this without downloading the updates to anoth...
by jhouse59
Wed Aug 15, 2007 7:47 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: is mint for me ???
Replies: 15
Views: 2301

I just installed Mint to my hard drive on another partition . Can I ask how do I get "remastersys"?Trying to wean myself from Windows. :oops:

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