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by Tejas_0
Mon Jan 20, 2014 2:08 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Please Help Me to Get Dogecoin Wallet to Compile
Replies: 5
Views: 1490

Re: Please Help Me to Get Dogecoin Wallet to Compile

newminter777 wrote:How do we know that is safe? Could the person change some codes in the repository that could possibly cause harm?
How do we know that what you are compiling is safe?
by Tejas_0
Mon Jan 20, 2014 1:54 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Customize/Tweak settings for Live CD?
Replies: 6
Views: 1343

Re: Customize/Tweak settings for Live CD?

a few minor tweaks (mostly to firefox) are needed. Is there any easy way to tweak the linux mint 16 .iso Normally run live system from disk Use Synchronization for FF Or save and create FF profile manually or use FF ext FEBE Suppose could use CLI to run FF off a USB. Could be used in a start-up scr...
by Tejas_0
Mon Jan 20, 2014 1:16 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint for an old laptop (SOLVED)
Replies: 8
Views: 1124

Re: Linux mint for an old laptop

Both DSL and Tiny Core work on old PC from last millenium with 64 MB ram and hard disk gone west. Use for printing. No parallel on new m/c. DSL runs nicely from CD.
by Tejas_0
Sat Jan 18, 2014 4:42 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Please Help Me to Get Dogecoin Wallet to Compile
Replies: 5
Views: 1490

Re: Please Help Me to Get Dogecoin Wallet to Compile

Is there good reason to compile, when all that's needed is sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cwayne18/doge sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install dogecoin-qt :?: P.S. Out of curiosity sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cwayne18/doge ... apt-get update && sudo apt-get install dogecoin-qt ... Setting up dogec...
by Tejas_0
Sat Jan 18, 2014 4:28 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: VLC and Mplayer freeze computer
Replies: 12
Views: 5085

Re: VLC and Mplayer freeze computer

P.S. On Monday got response to first ever Launchpad bug report of a few weeks ago. 8) Downloaded y outube-dl stand alone version , does not conflict VLC and safely runs while VLC playing video. Provides confirmation that one of software libs or programs pulled in from repos: mint@mint ~ $ apt instal...
by Tejas_0
Sat Jan 18, 2014 3:05 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Viewing Vimeo videos with Linux Mint. (Solved)
Replies: 20
Views: 3193

Re: Viewing Vimeo videos with Linux Mint. (Solved)

I'm pleased that whatever the issue was, it's working for you now. Also the issue of stuff being dragged in from the repos which conflicted with VLC , leading to downloading thru youtube-dl causing VLC to collapse and bring the system down with it. The stand alone version however has no issues with...
by Tejas_0
Wed Jan 15, 2014 8:22 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Changing locale without affecting menus and dialog boxes
Replies: 6
Views: 1378

Re: Changing locale without affecting menus and dialog boxes

Gelicider wrote:That sounds really risky
Faint heart never won fair lady :wink:
by Tejas_0
Tue Jan 14, 2014 7:46 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: VLC and Mplayer freeze computer
Replies: 12
Views: 5085

Re: VLC and Mplayer freeze computer

DC80 wrote:I do not know how to file a bug let alone know where :oops:
Husse wrote:Bugtracking is on Launchpad
You have to register, but once you do, it's not as daunting as may at first appear ;)
by Tejas_0
Tue Jan 14, 2014 7:12 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Viewing Vimeo videos with Linux Mint. (Solved)
Replies: 20
Views: 3193

Re: Viewing Vimeo videos with Linux Mint. (Solved)

sudo wget --no-check-certificate https://yt-dl.org/downloads/2014.01.08/youtube-dl -O /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl sudo chmod a+x /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl Very good, Charles. That worked a treat :) mint@mint ~ $ youtube-dl -o 'p1/tmp/%(title)s.%(ext)s' --verbose http://vimeo.com/82620297 [debug] Syst...
by Tejas_0
Tue Jan 14, 2014 1:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Viewing Vimeo videos with Linux Mint. (Solved)
Replies: 20
Views: 3193

Re: Viewing Vimeo videos with Linux Mint. (Solved)

Just to add when I ran the verbose command by Tejas_0 I got; charles@minibertha ~ $ youtube-dl -o 'p1/tmp/%(title)s.%(ext)s' --verbose http://vimeo.com/82620297 [debug] System config: [] [debug] User config: [] [debug] Command-line args: ['-o', 'p1/tmp/%(title)s.%(ext)s', '--verbose', 'http://vimeo...
by Tejas_0
Mon Jan 13, 2014 5:47 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Command Line Help, Please? [Fixed, All Better]
Replies: 16
Views: 1799

Re: Command Line Help, Please?

Can you describe symlink you were trying to make, in terms of which folder linking to which folder?
by Tejas_0
Mon Jan 13, 2014 5:35 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Viewing Vimeo videos with Linux Mint. (Solved)
Replies: 20
Views: 3193

Re: Viewing Vimeo videos with Linux Mint. (Solved)

mint@mint ~ $ youtube-dl -o 'p1/tmp/%(title)s.%(ext)s' --verbose http://vimeo.com/82620297 [debug] System config: [] [debug] User config: [] [debug] Command-line args: ['-o', 'p1/tmp/%(title)s.%(ext)s', '--verbose', 'http://vimeo.com/82620297'] [debug] youtube-dl version 2013.08.29 [debug] Python v...
by Tejas_0
Mon Jan 13, 2014 1:31 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 16 "Petra" Cinnamon released!
Replies: 43
Views: 19538

Re: Linux Mint 16 "Petra" Cinnamon released!

Shorty007 wrote:I think itś my videocard but don;t have the time to do anything after boot.
Videokaart: NVIDIA® GeForce® 6150 SE
Don't think videocard. Have exact same videocard. Not needed to do anything special about it. :)
by Tejas_0
Mon Jan 13, 2014 8:05 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: cinnamon-screensaver does not activate
Replies: 14
Views: 26333

Re: cinnamon-screensaver does not activate

u8526505 wrote:When will the screensaver activate and when will the screen be turned off?.
Also a mtstery to me :evil:
by Tejas_0
Sun Jan 12, 2014 1:35 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: VLC and Mplayer freeze computer
Replies: 12
Views: 5085

Re: VLC and Mplayer freeze computer

DC80 wrote:Do I need to reinstall mint or can it be fixed.
Tried seeing if VLC will run on Live System?
by Tejas_0
Sat Jan 11, 2014 11:18 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Panel Disappeared after Screensaver
Replies: 1
Views: 722

Panel Disappeared after Screensaver

After reactivating following period of inactivity with (Digital Clock) screensaver, the bottom Panel disappeared. Finally found by moving mouse there, could drag panel into view, but it disappeared from view every time mouse moved away. Tried various combinations to keep Panel in view. Successful on...
by Tejas_0
Sat Jan 11, 2014 8:39 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Utube-dl downloader intermittent. (Solved)
Replies: 4
Views: 508

Re: Utube-dl downloader intermittent.

now it doesn't work, and the terminal gives a "no such command found" result when I enter "utube-dl (video url)". I am beginning to suspect that I might have been typing the commands into Terminal incorrectly! You know of course you don't have to type this in every time, and that you can just simpl...
by Tejas_0
Fri Jan 10, 2014 12:49 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: VLC and Mplayer freeze computer
Replies: 12
Views: 5085

Re: VLC and Mplayer freeze computer

The video window opens up and then the entire screen freezes. I can move the mouse but can't interact with anything. The video "plays" in the sense that one frame is show maybe every minute. Stab in the dark I think there may be an issue with ffmpeg / libavcodec - seeing as the videos play fine in ...
by Tejas_0
Fri Jan 10, 2014 10:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: help with pendrive
Replies: 14
Views: 1007

Re: help with pendrive

anything else I can do (apart from chucking it in the river, which is what I'd like to do)? Perhaps a last ditch effort before you ditch it. (p t p :( ) If you can manage it: Plug in the pendrive, then open a Terminal . Paste into the terminal this one line sudo fdisk -l /dev/sdb Hit Enter (It shou...

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