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by everready
Wed Mar 21, 2012 12:55 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I can't install Linux Mint
Replies: 62
Views: 3277

Re: I can't install Linux Mint

This is a strange one you say its been this way with any Linux Distro? It appears you have enough disk space and your RAM is there. I would have said the same as Luckydog.. a corrupt MD5.. O.k. lets see your firewall and any antivirus antimalware applications you have on board.. maybe something hidi...
by everready
Wed Mar 21, 2012 12:35 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I can't install Linux Mint
Replies: 62
Views: 3277

Re: I can't install Linux Mint

Free disk space?
by everready
Wed Mar 21, 2012 12:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Clam Antivirus
Replies: 31
Views: 4190

Re: Clam Antivirus

Thanks guys, my firewall is up and running and the Clam antivirus is set up "manual scan" but here's some new news Clam has a new feature at least its new to me called Sentinel.. sounds like a deal.. :D http://sourceforge.net/projects/clamsentinel/ Features Adds a real-time scanner to ClamWin Integr...
by everready
Wed Mar 21, 2012 12:03 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I can't install Linux Mint
Replies: 62
Views: 3277

Re: I can't install Linux Mint

Is this your total RAM "6144MB RAM"
by everready
Tue Mar 20, 2012 11:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I can't install Linux Mint
Replies: 62
Views: 3277

Re: I can't install Linux Mint

Are you running Windows on this machine.. need more information?

Thanks..
everready
by everready
Tue Mar 20, 2012 5:17 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Clam Antivirus
Replies: 31
Views: 4190

Re: Clam Antivirus

Thanks guys this is means great deal to me, have all of your advice bookmarked, today i invested in a book called DOS for Dummies at $.25 i couldn't refuse.. One day, Lord willing, the shoe will be on the other foot and I'll be able to repay your kindness.. :D

Thanks again..
everready
by everready
Sun Mar 18, 2012 8:46 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Clam Antivirus
Replies: 31
Views: 4190

Re: Clam Antivirus

Thanks for the input, the more i think about it the more i think Linux is bullet proof.. :D

Thank you..
everready
by everready
Sun Mar 18, 2012 6:32 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Clam Antivirus
Replies: 31
Views: 4190

Re: Clam Antivirus

Thanks guys you've all been a great help and your right I've been reading up on Linux and Virus.. they are like oil and water.. Seems everywhere i go people are saying the same thing about Linux.. it works entirely different than Windows.. they are miles apart from one another.. the odds of getting ...
by everready
Sun Mar 18, 2012 7:49 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Clam Antivirus
Replies: 31
Views: 4190

Re: Clam Antivirus

I was wondering about that.. with the way they are developing some of these applications take for instance Google Chrome its updated every day. So yes what you are saying makes perfect sense.. :wink:

Thank you..
everready
by everready
Sun Mar 18, 2012 6:11 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Clam Antivirus
Replies: 31
Views: 4190

Re: Clam Antivirus

Many thanks just finished up uninstalling all traces of Clam Antivirus.. hopefully someone will come along and give us another tip or two.. :D

Thanks..
everready
by everready
Sun Mar 18, 2012 2:39 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Clam Antivirus
Replies: 31
Views: 4190

Clam Antivirus

I've been struggling with this from the first day I installed Linux Mint being able to install Clam Antivirus. I have it installed from the software packages provided with the build herein lies the problem.. The GUI and the engine are out of date.. what I'd like to do is to unistall all of it and st...
by everready
Fri Mar 16, 2012 4:01 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Ubuntu Tweak 0.6.1
Replies: 2
Views: 694

Ubuntu Tweak 0.6.1

This isn't a question its something i wanted to share, call it giving back to the community i guess.. :D After installing Linux Mint 11 Katya I found this piece of software that anyone can use. Being new and all its not easy to navigate your way around a new operating System, well this tool will hel...
by everready
Mon Feb 27, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux: Tricks of the Trade -- tips from our members
Replies: 112
Views: 124189

Re: Linux: Tricks of the Trade -- tips from our members

After everything was ship shape i uninstalled that package and reinstalled the latest Firefox build. A lot of experimenting going on its like being a kid in a candy store.. :D

Thanks..
everready

That build wasn't 13 it turns out it was 12.02 :?
by everready
Sat Feb 25, 2012 5:24 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux: Tricks of the Trade -- tips from our members
Replies: 112
Views: 124189

Re: Linux: Tricks of the Trade -- tips from our members

http://www.noobslab.com I found this site as a suggestion when looking for installation instructions. Today it was a springboard for installing Firefox Aurora 13.. http://www.noobslab.com/2012/02/install-aurora-firefox-13-with-speed.html I'm new to all of this "sudo" "apt-get" commands so this was a...
by everready
Fri Feb 24, 2012 6:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Broken Packages
Replies: 23
Views: 1701

Re: Broken Packages

Its like this, in order to make this work you'll need "sun-java6-plugin" "but" "it is not installable" and that my friend is what's going on. Now that came straight from the Terminal's mouth, if you installed your copy of Linux Mint the way i did "CD Install No Codec's" then your facing the same can...
by everready
Thu Feb 23, 2012 10:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Broken Packages
Replies: 23
Views: 1701

Re: Broken Packages

Well Aging Technogeek, I'd like to thank you for going all out in your effort to lend me a hand, you have a well organized community that takes its business seriously. Linux Mint 11 is probably hands down the best distro for a new user to cut their teeth on.. :D

Thanks again..
everready
by everready
Wed Feb 22, 2012 11:45 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Broken Packages
Replies: 23
Views: 1701

Re: Broken Packages

I'm thinking there's a problem found here in the first comment, well I'm off for my appointment, this project may be at an impasse.. :?

http://community.linuxmint.com/software ... va6-plugin

Thanks..
everready
by everready
Wed Feb 22, 2012 10:34 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Broken Packages
Replies: 23
Views: 1701

Re: Broken Packages

Uh Oh! No sun-java6-plugin, not even listed, I'll try an have a look when i get back from an appointment this afternoon.. lots of other java just not that one..

Thanks again..
everready
by everready
Wed Feb 22, 2012 9:50 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Broken Packages
Replies: 23
Views: 1701

Re: Broken Packages

Your right i installed by way of an application called Virtual Clone Drive because my CD ROM is busted. This was my second attempt as the first download went sideways, maybe the first attempt was a corrupted build, i didn't check the MD5 Hash numbers, anything is possible. I'll look for that Java pa...
by everready
Tue Feb 21, 2012 8:11 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: everready here
Replies: 5
Views: 611

Re: everready here

I just hope i can contribute in some way to show my appreciation for allowing me to use such an
outstanding OS..

And thanks for the warm welcome..
everready

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