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by mank_in
Sat Feb 01, 2014 4:43 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Maybe unrelated? Booting after swapping hard drives gives no
Replies: 2
Views: 299

Re: Maybe unrelated? Booting after swapping hard drives give

Maybe something related with Graphic card. Is graphic card is seated properly :?:
Try change in BIOS :
Graphic init first: PCI-E
by mank_in
Fri Jan 31, 2014 1:49 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Ethernet detected but cannot connect. Works in windows
Replies: 6
Views: 1308

Re: Ethernet detected but cannot connect. Works in windows

to test network card driver working, you can try assign IP address to your network card manually: I assumed your router have IP address : 192.168.1.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 ( default in many routers) First , temporally disable network manager: sudo service network-manager stop After that , assign eth...
by mank_in
Fri Jan 31, 2014 8:03 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: add restricted rpos in Petra
Replies: 2
Views: 213

Re: add restricted rpos in Petra

bcmwl-kernel-source already in repository, you can try install using synaptic package manager. or with command line :

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sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source
by mank_in
Fri Jan 31, 2014 7:50 am
Forum: XFCE
Topic: Updating Linux Mint 13 XFCE
Replies: 9
Views: 1485

Re: Updating Linux Mint 13 XFCE

No my question is: shouldn't http://ppa.launcpad.net/ahec/ppa/ubuntu precise main be a inportant package? No , A Personal Package Archive (PPA) is a special software repository for uploading source packages to be built and published as an APT repository ( quoted from wikipedia ), It's not include i...
by mank_in
Fri Jan 31, 2014 2:16 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Having a problem getting dialup to work
Replies: 7
Views: 725

Re: Having a problem getting dialup to work

Open syslog ( /etc/var/log/syslog ) if you look a line something like this : modem-manager[855]: <info> Modem /org/freedesktop/ModemManager/Modems/0: Equipment identifier set (0x98B44650) modem-manager[855]: <info> (ttysS4) closing serial port... modem-manager[855]: <info> (ttyS4) serial port closed...
by mank_in
Thu Jan 30, 2014 9:57 am
Forum: XFCE
Topic: Updating Linux Mint 13 XFCE
Replies: 9
Views: 1485

Re: Updating Linux Mint 13 XFCE

If you are need install rubyripper package, you can enable get-deb repository. In software sources, select other software: select http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu precise-getdeb apps. And delete this : http://ppa.launcpad.net/ahec/ppa/ubuntu precise main http://ppa.launcpad.net/ahec/ppa/ubuntu preci...
by mank_in
Thu Jan 30, 2014 6:11 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Linux Mint 15 Olivia Sound Card Not Found after cleaning
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Re: Linux Mint 15 Olivia Sound Card Not Found after cleaning

You are missing snd-hda-intel module. You can find list of PCI device including kernel driver in used ,with command: lspci -nn -k find your AUDIO device: 00:1b.0 0403: 8086:3b56 (rev 06) Subsystem: 1458:a002 -- 01:00.1 0403: 10de:0e0a (rev a1) Subsystem: 10de:0969 Working Intel HDA device ,will foll...
by mank_in
Thu Jan 30, 2014 5:35 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: ASUS 1101HA Seashell graphical glitches? LM13
Replies: 2
Views: 1545

Re: ASUS 1101HA Seashell graphical glitches? LM13

Intel GMA 500, GMA 600, GMA 3600, GMA 3650 not very well supported in Linux because PowerVR based Source : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intel_GMA#Linux i read here , you can try updating your kernel. Beware : Update kernel can be disaster, but the safest way is upgrade kernel from repository : sudo...
by mank_in
Thu Jan 30, 2014 4:43 am
Forum: XFCE
Topic: Updating Linux Mint 13 XFCE
Replies: 9
Views: 1485

Re: Updating Linux Mint 13 XFCE

This doesn't make any sense.... You're redirecting the topic starter to much older and obsolete Mint/Ubuntu versions! I am not wrong. You can try look that PPA: PPA for Andreas Heck . That PPA is not updates for 210 week, and not supposed to use with ubuntu precise. @ rodrigosantellan, where you fi...
by mank_in
Wed Jan 29, 2014 7:51 am
Forum: XFCE
Topic: Updating Linux Mint 13 XFCE
Replies: 9
Views: 1485

Re: Updating Linux Mint 13 XFCE

try opening website :
http://ppa.launchpad.net/aheck/ppa/ubuntu/dists/
Thats ppa for ubuntu jaunty ( LM 7 ) , karmic (LM 8), lucid (LM 9)
remove it from your apt-source
by mank_in
Tue Jan 28, 2014 12:28 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Kernel - Question
Replies: 6
Views: 355

Re: Kernel - Question

I never have problem with level 5 upgrade Linux Mint main edition based on ubuntu, and ubuntu used modified linux kernel . Kernel 3.2 is LTS ( security pach from newer kernel is applied in the current update kernel ) and if you want to use the newest kernel available in LM 13 repository at this time...
by mank_in
Tue Jan 28, 2014 12:06 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: No drivers in Driver Manager
Replies: 2
Views: 211

Re: No drivers in Driver Manager

Yours computer load i915 module, yours video cards is intel . The only driver you can use is open source drivers only ( is provide by Intel ) , see : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intel_GMA#Linux

You can check your graphic card with command :

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inxi -Gx
by mank_in
Tue Jan 28, 2014 11:50 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mint 16 minimum system requirements?
Replies: 5
Views: 975

Re: Mint 16 minimum system requirements?

I think you need at least dual core CPU and 1 GB RAM . If you are used onboard VGA : intel G31 or newer .
I didn't use cinnamon now, but in the past ( LM13 ) i used it with intel 945 graphic and it works ( i don't know with cinnamon 2.0)
by mank_in
Mon Jan 27, 2014 7:04 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I use my downloded debian packages from a folder?
Replies: 4
Views: 204

Re: How do I use my downloded debian packages from a folder?

try : open synaptic packake manager , select file , select add downloaded package
You need click reload before that.

BTW, installed packaged is saved in /var/cache/apt/archives.
by mank_in
Mon Jan 27, 2014 6:50 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Network Manager Inoperable in Linux Mint 14
Replies: 5
Views: 1145

Re: Network Manager Inoperable in Linux Mint 14

Last time i use LM14 Cinnamon is a half years ago ( i didn't have machine with cinnamon right now ). But, i remember i can find network connections in menu. The screenshot is something like this : http://linuxmint.tumblr.com/post/35647277708/network-connections-in-linux-mint-14-nadia-with Maybe this...
by mank_in
Sun Jan 26, 2014 8:18 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install Tor Browser Bundle On Linux Mint From PPA
Replies: 4
Views: 3957

Re: How to Install Tor Browser Bundle On Linux Mint From PPA

I am usually install TOR with these methode : https://www.torproject.org/docs/debian.html.en#ubuntu
And chaining tor with polipo/privoxy . And used it with all my browser (firefox,chrome,qupzilla)
BTW, i am cannot post in forum when i am use tor :mrgreen:
by mank_in
Sun Jan 26, 2014 8:06 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Why Doesn't Mint Qualify as a "free OS"
Replies: 7
Views: 600

Re: Why Doesn't Mint Qualify as a "free OS"

Vanilla linux kernel itself including binary blobs. Distro like Trisquel use a version of the Linux kernel with the non-free code (binary blobs) removed .

see :
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linux-libre
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trisquel
by mank_in
Sun Jan 26, 2014 7:50 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Network Manager Inoperable in Linux Mint 14
Replies: 5
Views: 1145

Re: Network Manager Inoperable in Linux Mint 14

I am using LM 14 MATE now. I thing network-manager works fine with openVPN.
Use network connection not network ( Search network connection in menu ). select VPN . You can add open VPN
You can use freeVPN service like this : http://www.vpngate.net
by mank_in
Mon Jan 13, 2014 2:44 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to: install WiFi drivers from USB stick. [Did It]
Replies: 5
Views: 782

Re: How to: install WiFi drivers from USB stick. [Did It]

If you want install broadcom wifi proprietary driver , you can download DEB file ( bcmwl-kernel-source package ) from :
http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywo ... nel-source

copy to usb stick , and double click to execute the file in target computer . LM 16 based on Ubuntu Saucy
by mank_in
Tue Jul 30, 2013 5:01 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: I can't build libpng-1.6.3 for SNES9X!
Replies: 2
Views: 1698

Re: I can't build libpng-1.6.3 for SNES9X!

Maybe you can try zsnes, it's already in repository. I use it in the past for play FFVI .

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sudo apt-get install zsnes

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