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by CapitalG
Tue May 01, 2012 11:24 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

Re: usenet downloader

got some more? :D
by CapitalG
Mon Apr 30, 2012 11:37 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

Re: usenet downloader

im looking for something that can download groups and files. Pan does not take up much in the way of resources, I dont download much in the way of binaries these days, but it will do that. I still use it every day to check on some newsgroups. If I ever need to upload then I am back to WINE and I us...
by CapitalG
Mon Apr 30, 2012 9:46 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

Re: usenet downloader

nomko wrote:
rich2005 wrote:come on then, what to use?
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by the way you guys need to keep this going i love all the funny pictures :lol:
by CapitalG
Mon Apr 30, 2012 9:45 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

Re: usenet downloader

im looking for something that can download groups and files. What do you mean by this? You want to download the files directly? The advantage of a dedicated usenet downloader such as Lottanzb or NNTPGrab is that they can check the downloade files immediatly with the added par2 files and extract the...
by CapitalG
Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:22 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

Re: usenet downloader

im looking for something that can download groups and files. Pan does not take up much in the way of resources, I dont download much in the way of binaries these days, but it will do that. I still use it every day to check on some newsgroups. If I ever need to upload then I am back to WINE and I us...
by CapitalG
Mon Apr 30, 2012 7:48 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

Re: usenet downloader

Pan is not wonderful but does download binaries (but no upload). Pan is more a usenet reader, not a usenet downloader. It is possible to download files from usenet by using Pan, but a dedicated usenet downloader works much better. i was checking out that NNTPGrab program and it seems it only handle...
by CapitalG
Mon Apr 30, 2012 6:36 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

Re: usenet downloader

ive never heard of that site before? is that a legit site?
by CapitalG
Sun Apr 29, 2012 11:11 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

Re: usenet downloader

hmm tried
git clone git://git.gnome.org/pan2

no luck? :?
by CapitalG
Sun Apr 29, 2012 7:02 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

Re: usenet downloader

thanks for the links. ill try both of those and see how they work. ive also heard a lot about pan http://pan.rebelbase.com/download/ can i just add there repo too? i was surprised it wasnt in the mint repo its been around for a long time. it appears you can only use the latest version by compiling :?
by CapitalG
Sun Apr 29, 2012 5:28 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: [Howto] Install Wine (and other debs) using Local Repository
Replies: 24
Views: 15487

Re: [Howto] Install Wine (and other debs) using Local Reposi

what's so good about notepad ++ on windows? ive never used it, but it's kinda shocking linux wouldn't have something just as good :? im a ps3 user so games are not needed for me :) thanks for the tutorial though if i change my mind ill give it a shot. ive always kinda held on to windows programs and...
by CapitalG
Sun Apr 29, 2012 4:21 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Poll: Desktop environments
Replies: 582
Views: 660732

Re: Poll: Desktop environments

besides cinnamon at the top this is a very balanced poll. just shows it hard to leave out any of these guys. xfce still seems the best option to me :wink:
by CapitalG
Sun Apr 29, 2012 3:47 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: [Howto] Install Wine (and other debs) using Local Repository
Replies: 24
Views: 15487

Re: [Howto] Install Wine (and other debs) using Local Reposi

i think its easier just to stop using windows programs :lol: which is what im going to do. i only used a couple windows programs i think its time i finally cut the cord and forget the wine stuff.
by CapitalG
Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:26 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Poll: Desktop environments
Replies: 582
Views: 660732

Re: Poll: Desktop environments

xfce :D
by CapitalG
Fri Apr 27, 2012 2:06 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: usenet downloader
Replies: 19
Views: 4672

usenet downloader

can anyone suggest a good usenet downloader? ive used newsbin pro for windows since 2003 and love it, but tired of having to use wine. i use sabnzbd and thats a great program but i need something that can browse groups and download files. thanks :)
by CapitalG
Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:45 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: [Howto] Install Wine (and other debs) using Local Repository
Replies: 24
Views: 15487

Re: [Howto] Install Wine (and other debs) using Local Reposi

well i would like to try your way chinoto, but im kinda a linux newbie and would surely mess that up :lol: im gonna have to go sober and lay off the wine for a while i guess :mrgreen:
by CapitalG
Thu Apr 26, 2012 12:14 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Will LMDE be a stable distro for the future?
Replies: 13
Views: 1514

Re: Will LMDE be a stable distro for the future?

I have been on LMDE for a bit more than one year and finally with 12.04 I decided to go back to Ubuntu. The main reason for this was the lack of support in this forum and the too frequent breakages. I need a more stable system. The ppa system in Ubuntu enable me to have the latest of all I want. i ...
by CapitalG
Sun Apr 22, 2012 3:56 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: [Howto] Install Wine (and other debs) using Local Repository
Replies: 24
Views: 15487

Re: [Howto] Install Wine (and other debs) using Local Reposi

hmmm so many ways of doing this :? i want to get the latest amd64 version. which one of these would be best to do?
by CapitalG
Sat Apr 21, 2012 10:24 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: nvidia-xconfig gives black screen at restart
Replies: 10
Views: 4162

Re: nvidia-xconfig gives black screen at restart

nomko wrote:
CapitalG wrote:im curious which tutorial did you use?
Didn't used the Search function??? :mrgreen:

See here: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewforum.php?f=42
:lol:
by CapitalG
Thu Apr 19, 2012 6:56 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: nvidia-xconfig gives black screen at restart
Replies: 10
Views: 4162

Re: nvidia-xconfig gives black screen at restart

I've spent all afternoon trying to get nvidia drivers to work, and I'm just about at the end of my rope. I'm a newb, so any help you could give me would be much appreciated. I have a Samsung laptop with a GeForce GT 520MX video card. I've tried using a few different tutorials to install drivers, bu...
by CapitalG
Thu Apr 19, 2012 6:16 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: jdownloader
Replies: 15
Views: 3743

Re: jdownloader

on another note i guess my topic wasn't such a waste since a few people have been talking about java. there's this actual conversation stuff going on :roll: maybe everyone needs to use the search in here also :wink:

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