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by Tejas_0
Thu Feb 06, 2014 9:13 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: {solved} Need grant sudo to user
Replies: 3
Views: 436

Re: Need grant sudo to user

No need to through away the current profile. Just close Firefox. And launch Firefox from a terminal window like this: firefox -ProfileManager -no-remote Provided the problem does not return when using the newly created profile, the cause of the problem is inside the old profile. Encountered this pr...
by Tejas_0
Thu Feb 06, 2014 8:06 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Youtube problems
Replies: 5
Views: 766

Re: Youtube problems

ViewTube script went haywire (mouse sluggish, disk light glows constant red), so resorted to tried and trusted method: Console Ctl+Alt+F1 : pkill plugin-con kills process running, in this case, media player plugin, thereby breaking script. On return Alt+F8 , Unresponsive Script Dialog with extremely...
by Tejas_0
Thu Feb 06, 2014 7:49 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: KompoZer Question...
Replies: 3
Views: 322

Re: KompoZer Question...

On mint 14 Nadia tried Kompozer, but more comfortable with Komodo-Edit ver 7.1.2 (non-fee).
by Tejas_0
Tue Feb 04, 2014 1:36 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Youtube problems
Replies: 5
Views: 766

Re: Youtube problems

ViewTube addon may helps. 2. Install ViewTube addon http://userscripts.org/scripts/show/87011 Very good, except that there seems to be no obvious way of getting YT CC s Also not very obvious how to set default media player. Not having media plugin pre-installed, opted for VLC, which installed thus:...
by Tejas_0
Tue Feb 04, 2014 8:39 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: <SOLVED> Japanese Kanji instead of English
Replies: 8
Views: 700

Re: Japanese Kanji instead of English

Unfortunately not so easy :( Yahoo English https://www.yahoo.com/ Page was NOT in English Here page is at first English but then later on it has a habit of changing Google English https://www.google.com/?hl=en when get to Google+, Google Drive etc. And Google translator! However this also happens on...
by Tejas_0
Tue Feb 04, 2014 7:43 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: <SOLVED> Japanese Kanji instead of English
Replies: 8
Views: 700

Re: Japanese Kanji instead of English

Slightly off topic. Is there any way to ensure English instead of language of country, so that all these sites like Yahoo and Google etc do not return pages in the language of the country, but in English? This is such a pain in the neck :twisted:
by Tejas_0
Sat Feb 01, 2014 9:07 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Web design in Linux Mint 16
Replies: 6
Views: 1052

Re: Web design in Linux Mint 16

bushblade wrote:Hi thanks for the reply, I've allready tried Seamonkey but it doesn't install, there are no executeable files in that download.
Search Seamonkey in this section of the forum. Plenty of posts describing what to do.
by Tejas_0
Sat Feb 01, 2014 8:55 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Youtube problems
Replies: 5
Views: 766

Re: Youtube problems

Discovered a problem with the YT html5 player which springs in when flash disabled. Slows whole system down until finally freezing everything. Since blocking it and only downloading YT videos problem seems to have gone :)
by Tejas_0
Sat Feb 01, 2014 8:47 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Batch rename
Replies: 6
Views: 492

Re: Batch rename

Short of writing a program, would use awk for this, bu maybe there's a better answer.
by Tejas_0
Sat Feb 01, 2014 8:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: mint 16 cinnamon no video hardware
Replies: 7
Views: 2274

Re: mint 16 cinnamon no video hardware

Actually, I wouldn't use cinnamon on anything with less than 4Gb RAM anyway. :?: mint@mint ~ $ inxi -F System: Host: mint Kernel: 3.11.0-12-generic i686 (32 bit) Desktop: Gnome Distro: Linux Mint 16 Petra Machine: Mobo: TAR model: N61PC-M2S Bios: Phoenix version: 6.00 PG date: 07/31/2009 CPU: Singl...
by Tejas_0
Tue Jan 28, 2014 7:27 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: NVIDIA Driver - Question
Replies: 7
Views: 582

Re: NVIDIA Driver - Question

Ditto :!:
by Tejas_0
Tue Jan 28, 2014 7:16 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mint 16 minimum system requirements?
Replies: 5
Views: 1131

Re: Mint 16 minimum system requirements?

You've got much much more, it appears!
by Tejas_0
Sun Jan 26, 2014 11:19 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: How to get new nVidia drivers in "Driver manager"
Replies: 5
Views: 1343

Re: How to get new nVidia drivers in "Driver manager"

@Karlchen Short question. Once installed, reboot necessary to use new driver :?:
by Tejas_0
Sun Jan 26, 2014 10:43 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Cannot unrar a split .rar archive
Replies: 3
Views: 738

Re: Cannot unrar a split .rar archive

Was a while back. On KDE ark from command line errored out, but the gui here did it! Think was Archive Manager. Either opened first file of series or doubleclicked it. Anyway did the job :)
by Tejas_0
Sun Jan 26, 2014 8:26 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Firefox/ Google - Why should this happen at all?
Replies: 2
Views: 356

Re: Firefox/ Google - Why should this happen at all?

Try FF addon SilentBlock, if can manage regular expressions, Used the most elementary expression to block Doubleclick.net pre NSA, Google talk and basically anything intrusive of google and YT :twisted:

Incidentally about:compartments is also a good place to track down these scripts.
by Tejas_0
Sun Jan 26, 2014 8:20 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint 16 crashes with Video Editors [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 625

Re: Linux Mint 16 crashes with Video Editors

Put iso on USB and run as live system, for starters. Install Openshot, which worked ok on Nadya Live System with just a one GB ram pc, (Will of course have to change preferences so that all files and work directories are on disk partition and not placed in memory. Or if USB has sufficient GB use per...
by Tejas_0
Sat Jan 25, 2014 8:32 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Firefox Favorites
Replies: 8
Views: 986

Re: Firefox Favorites

Try
  1. Firefox Synch
  2. Firefox addon FEBE
by Tejas_0
Thu Jan 23, 2014 10:57 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Taskbar disappeared, menu unresponsive
Replies: 6
Views: 3047

Re: Taskbar disappeared, menu unresponsive

Had somewhat same problem
Try sliding mouse right down and see if that will bring up the panel.
by Tejas_0
Wed Jan 22, 2014 3:50 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Customize/Tweak settings for Live CD?
Replies: 6
Views: 1360

Re: Customize/Tweak settings for Live CD?

mint@mint ~ $ sudo mount p6/lm/Petra/linuxmint-16-cinnamon-dvd-32bit-rc.iso z -t iso9660 -o loop mount: block device /home/mint/p6/lm/Petra/linuxmint-16-cinnamon-dvd-32bit-rc.iso is write-protected, mounting read-only mint@mint ~ $ ls z boot casper dists isolinux MD5SUMS pool preseed mint@mint ~ $ ...

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