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by twa
Tue Nov 01, 2011 12:56 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: linux 3 - newbie query about adding sources
Replies: 10
Views: 1499

Re: linux 3 - newbie query about adding sources

DougB open the terminal to change your sources.list: sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list must be like this: deb http://packages.linuxmint.com/ debian main upstream import deb http://debian.linuxmint.com/latest testing main contrib non-free deb http://debian.linuxmint.com/latest/security testing/updates...
by twa
Tue Nov 01, 2011 4:10 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [SOLVED]nvidia x server settings missing in menu
Replies: 4
Views: 1835

Re: nvidia x server settings missing in menu

mxsade, have U ever tried ?? http://smxi.org/ install it and let's take care of NVidia drivers. anyway, change your sources list to this: deb http://packages.linuxmint.com/ debian main upstream import deb http://debian.linuxmint.com/latest testing main contrib non-free deb http://debian.linuxmint.co...
by twa
Mon Oct 31, 2011 5:26 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: linux 3 - newbie query about adding sources
Replies: 10
Views: 1499

Re: linux 3 - newbie query about adding sources

DougB, change your sources.list as said by proxima_centauri deb http://packages.linuxmint.com/ debian main upstream import deb http://debian.linuxmint.com/latest testing main contrib non-free deb http://debian.linuxmint.com/latest/security testing/updates main contrib non-free deb http://debian.linu...
by twa
Thu Oct 20, 2011 4:28 pm
Forum: Compiz, Conky, Docks, & Widgets
Topic: nvidia,compiz, and frustration!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 902

Re: nvidia,compiz, and frustration!!!

kilhd,
looks like NVidia driver is not installed properly.
U sould have output like this:
by twa
Wed Oct 19, 2011 2:03 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Re: UPDATE PACK 3 FEEDBACK THREAD (SOLVED)
Replies: 17
Views: 1514

Re: mint updater wont update

Schermata-Terminale-1.png Schermata-Information - Update Manager.png Schermata-Terminale.png zerozero, just for your info this is my apt-cache policy mintupdate-debian outcome which is the same of mrjoeyman, my update managr that shows systems is updated and apt-get dist-upgrade showing 1 the fooma...
by twa
Tue Oct 18, 2011 10:39 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Problem with synaptic
Replies: 10
Views: 1890

Re: Problem with synaptic

zerozero, are you having any kind of issues with the available v. of foomatic-db-engine in latest? is your printer not working because the engine v. is old and you need a newer one? if is not broken, don't try to fix it! U absolutely right !! I still have foomatic-db-engine at old version and my pri...
by twa
Mon Oct 10, 2011 11:54 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Update pack 4?
Replies: 21
Views: 9832

Re: Update pack 4?

Hi,
really.. I don't understand all this mania for the latest version of Firefox.
is the versione installed working OK ??
so sit tight and (do not smoke a cigarette)...just wait for.
cheers
:D
by twa
Wed Oct 05, 2011 10:21 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: NVIDIA driver not in lists
Replies: 6
Views: 1512

Re: NVIDIA driver not in lists

jerry525, always used smxi/sgfxi for updating NVidia drivers and never had problems. from the sgfxi manual: Sgfxi currently supports ATI fglrx and Nvidia drivers. It also supports converting from or to xorg free drivers like ati, intel, or nv. Smxi uses sgfxi as its graphics driver installer engine,...
by twa
Wed Oct 05, 2011 7:14 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: NVIDIA driver not in lists
Replies: 6
Views: 1512

Re: NVIDIA driver not in lists

jerry525,
is Mint debian already installed with update pack 3 ??
if affirmative try this:
by twa
Tue Oct 04, 2011 3:47 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Synaptic
Replies: 4
Views: 768

Re: Synaptic

gavinhc,
txs for having addressed me to the
Debian Bug report logs - #348839
synaptic: wrong version in about-box
now matter is clear and am comfortable.
:D
by twa
Tue Oct 04, 2011 11:12 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Synaptic
Replies: 4
Views: 768

Re: Synaptic

proxima_centauri,
txs for yr reply..enclosed R two shots,
by twa
Tue Oct 04, 2011 5:58 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Worth the switch?
Replies: 4
Views: 1074

Re: Not so much a question...

Hi, LMDE constantly receives updates. Its ISO images are updated now and then but users do not require to re-install it on their systems. Pros: * You don’t need to ever re-install the system. New versions of software and updates are continuously brought to you. * It’s faster and more responsive than...
by twa
Tue Oct 04, 2011 5:16 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: NVIDIA Driver
Replies: 10
Views: 3363

Re: NVIDIA Driver

nedeljko,
always used smxi/sgfxi and never had problems installing NVidia drivers:
http://smxi.org/
http://smxi.org/site/install.htm
read well the documentation and
once U have learned how to use it, it is very simple to use
:D
by twa
Tue Oct 04, 2011 3:08 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Synaptic
Replies: 4
Views: 768

Synaptic

Hi,
On another PC I have just installed the 201109 iso, changed repos, and got system with UP3 installed..all went OK.
noticed however that the synaptic version installed is different ..se attachment
any idea why ??
tried to reinstall but been adzd that the latest version is already installed
:?:
by twa
Sun Oct 02, 2011 2:54 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: LMDE - update pack 3 - Xorg/nVidia problem?
Replies: 14
Views: 3449

Re: LMDE - update pack 3 - Xorg/nVidia problem?

Hi,
have used smxi since my first install of LMDE in september 2010 and never had problems installing NVidia drivers.
smxi/sgfxi taking care of that.
thumb up
:D

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