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by hellfire695
Sun Feb 12, 2012 5:02 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Read-Only Drives
Replies: 5
Views: 468

Re: Read-Only Drives

nothing3 wrote:their external drives... my os is installed on an internal ntfs drive with no problems... my only problem now is i have 3tb of data with nowhere to put it so i can reformat my drives
I do apologize thought they were insternal, you can try mounting them as root, just google for the instructions
by hellfire695
Sat Feb 11, 2012 10:09 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: *Solved* Wired ethernet not working, wireless working
Replies: 3
Views: 1436

Re: Wired ethernet not working, wireless working just fine

try running this
sudo apt-get install dhcpcd
dhcpcd eth0
by hellfire695
Sat Feb 11, 2012 10:04 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: xorg crash
Replies: 5
Views: 1167

Re: xorg crash

try this sudo apt-get remove --purge nvidia-173 sudo apt-get remove --purge xorg-core sudo apt-get remove --purge xorg sudo apt-get remove --purge xserver-xorg sudo apt-get remove --purge xserver-xorg-video-core sudo apt-get autoremove sudo apt-get autoclean sudo shutdown -r now then sudo apt-get up...
by hellfire695
Sat Feb 11, 2012 9:58 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Wireless works everywhere but at home
Replies: 6
Views: 635

Re: Wireless works everywhere but at home

I believe the issue is with the linux driver for your card. It calling it eth0 instead of wlan0 for one. though outside of the advice earlier, I don't know. you use my computer uses the bcm4311 card yours the bcm4312 card. i ghad nearly the same issues with mine, and steps i described earlier fixed....
by hellfire695
Sat Feb 11, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Scripts & Bash
Topic: Post install script for mint cd install
Replies: 2
Views: 872

Re: Post install script for mint cd install

The apt-get dist-upgrade also installs level 4 and 5 updates, which normally aren't installed as they may lead to an unbootable system or introduce new hardware incompatibilities that weren't evident from the live session. I've added a warning to above commands as this can leave somebody unable to ...
by hellfire695
Sat Feb 11, 2012 9:38 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Read-Only Drives
Replies: 5
Views: 468

Re: Read-Only Drives

most likely that your issue there but converting it all over ot ext4 might mean a reinstall unfortunately
by hellfire695
Sat Feb 11, 2012 3:25 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: What version on mint for ATI & Intel video?
Replies: 3
Views: 687

Re: What version on mint for ATI & Intel video?

this really depends on the card, as for example my laptop with an ati xpress 260 picks up no issue, on the other hand my desktop with a 5770 hd needs the drivers manually installed, both with mint 11
by hellfire695
Sat Feb 11, 2012 3:19 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Read-Only Drives
Replies: 5
Views: 468

Re: Read-Only Drives

why are they in those formats and not ext4?
by hellfire695
Sat Feb 11, 2012 3:00 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Wireless works everywhere but at home
Replies: 6
Views: 635

Re: Wireless works everywhere but at home

THeroinCZ wrote:So i tried what u said and despite rly nice and long output in terminal, it just doesn't work...any other ideas? :D
does anyone else have trouble with the internet at home or just you?

could try using dhcpcd
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 3:15 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Why so long for gnome-shell3.2 in testing?(workround avail)
Replies: 35
Views: 7577

Re: Why so long for gnome-shell3.2 in testing?(workround ava

you know I'm surprised noone has brought up the idea of forming a lmde team to take care of the update packs.
Personally I'd to help with them anyway i can as this is taking a long time.
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:37 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Finger print login
Replies: 1
Views: 401

Re: Finger print login

here is something you may wish to read

http://forum.notebookreview.com/sager-c ... hread.html
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:32 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Patent troll claims ownership of interactive Web
Replies: 1
Views: 758

Re: Patent troll claims ownership of interactive Web

patent wars are the most stagnating things there is as for this winning, well if he does then maybe the inuit/eskimos should file for that patent
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:04 am
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Internet lost after change of modem
Replies: 1
Views: 456

Re: Internet lost after change of modem

sudo networkmanager-gnome should work to launch

to readd it click add to panel and look for it

also if you have connection issues try dhcpcd eth0
or
sudo dhcpcd eth0
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 1:54 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Thinkpad T60 (1952) kernel crashes on Linux Mint 12 (Lisa)
Replies: 1
Views: 567

Re: Thinkpad T60 (1952) kernel crashes on Linux Mint 12 (Lis

if you can get the system to boot try this http://www.webupd8.org/2011/03/how-to-i ... el-in.html

if not then try to get into the recovery console and see if you can remove any extra options you have added
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 1:49 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Loading Ralink Driver
Replies: 1
Views: 984

Re: Loading Ralink Driver

you will simply have manually loacate which directory it was downloaded to the cd to that, then run the instructions
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 1:46 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Wireless works everywhere but at home
Replies: 6
Views: 635

Re: Wireless works everywhere but at home

Okay the issue here is that your wireless card is being read as eth1 its the broadcom driver, the one in mint install by defualt does not work correctly so first you have to plug into a wired connection and remove whatever wireless drivers you have installed then try this sudo apt-get install wirele...
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 1:37 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Assistance on Update Pack 3
Replies: 15
Views: 1492

Re: Assistance on Update Pack 3

well what are an example of some of the issues you have been having? update packs are really just that a set of updates, no different then when you first linux mint main or any distro. as for the sources list it look like this deb http://packages.linuxmint.com/ debian main upstream import backport d...
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 12:45 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Well, Hello World of Mint
Replies: 3
Views: 501

Re: Well, Hello World of Mint

good to have you though if you like ten you may actually want to consider mint 9 as its a lts
by hellfire695
Fri Feb 10, 2012 12:41 am
Forum: Scripts & Bash
Topic: Post install script for mint cd install
Replies: 2
Views: 872

Post install script for mint cd install

here is a little script I wrote to make life easier when installing mint 12 with the cd its a post install script just cut n paste and called the saved file install.sh and to run These are potential dangerous commands, so don't run them unless you know what each does! sudo sh /PATH/install.sh apt-ge...
by hellfire695
Wed Feb 01, 2012 11:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help on Mint 12 Freezing
Replies: 1
Views: 428

Re: Help on Mint 12 Freezing

where did you install the driver from? if you install from the site via script then try this first you uninstalled the current driver fglrx-driver then sudo apt-get install fglrx-updates from the repos, this works better for me personally as i have had issues with the drivers as they are form the site

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