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Search found 214 matches

by towwire
Mon May 15, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: MX 15/16 Repository: The GPSD thread
Replies: 20
Views: 2249

Re: MX 15/16 Repository: The GPSD thread

Towwire, Can you try a different dongle? I find the "U-blox7 GPS/GLONASS" works well with openCPN, and it was not expensive. Example on ebay:- http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-VK172-G-MOUSE-USB-GPS-GLONASS-USB-GPS-Receiver-for-Windows-10-8-7-VISTA-XP-/291989821619?hash=item43fbf318b3:g:1H0AAOS...
by towwire
Sun May 14, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: MX 15/16 Repository: The GPSD thread
Replies: 20
Views: 2249

Re: MX 15/16 Repository: The GPSD thread

I do not have GPSD installed and this is what I received, Opencpn still no go. towwire@mx16Laptop:~ $ dmesg | tail [ 5728.765428] usbcore: registered new interface driver usbserial_generic [ 5728.765446] usbserial: USB Serial support registered for generic [ 5728.775440] usbcore: registered new inte...
by towwire
Sun May 14, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Can't Config Wine
Replies: 5
Views: 478

Re: Can't Config Wine

I did this and the winecfg came up but when I tried to test the sound it disappeared. Nothing created in my home and I could not fine what the output said it created. root@mx16Laptop:/opt/wine-staging/bin# winecfg bash: winecfg: command not found root@mx16Laptop:/opt/wine-staging/bin# bash winecfg w...
by towwire
Sun May 14, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Can't Config Wine
Replies: 5
Views: 478

Re: Can't Config Wine

timkb4cq wrote:Open a terminal & type:

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winecfg
That will create the hidden ~/.wine folder.

I tried that.

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towwire@mx16Laptop:~
$ winecfg
bash: winecfg: command not found

I even trid it as root, same results
by towwire
Sun May 14, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Can't Config Wine
Replies: 5
Views: 478

Can't Config Wine

I installed Wine-Staging and Wine-Staging-amd64 from test and I don't have the other menu to config wine. I show the wine files in /opt/wine-staging but no files in my home. How do I do the config of wine?
by towwire
Sat May 13, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: GPS not Connecting
Replies: 12
Views: 848

Re: GPS not Connecting

I just unplugged from the laptop and plug into usb port on my desktop, $ inxi -F System: Host: mx16 Kernel: 4.7.0-0.bpo.1-amd64 x86_64 (64 bit) Desktop: Xfce 4.12.2 Distro: MX-16_x64 Metamorphosis 12 December 2016 Machine: Device: desktop System: Gigabyte product: N/A Mobo: Gigabyte model: F2A88X-UP...
by towwire
Sat May 13, 2017 3:18 pm
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: May Snapshot [Solved]
Replies: 4
Views: 433

Re: May Snapshot

I will mark this solved. The test repo installer is not in the may snapshot.
by towwire
Sat May 13, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: May Snapshot [Solved]
Replies: 4
Views: 433

Re: May Snapshot

Since there was not much of what I would have on the laptop and the error's with opencpn I decided to start over. Before I had a liquorix-amd64 x86_64 kernel so I installed one, latest from MX Installer. I think that was the same problem I had before and it works on both restart and shutdown. If you...
by towwire
Sat May 13, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: May Snapshot [Solved]
Replies: 4
Views: 433

May Snapshot [Solved]

I installed May MX16 x64 om laptop and it will not shutdown or restart without using the power switch. Says something about taint P 4.7.0-0.byp.1-amd64.
by towwire
Sat May 13, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: GPS not Connecting
Replies: 12
Views: 848

Re: GPS not Connecting

Funny, I installed opencpn on my desktop machine and just plug-in the usb, It put a symbol on the back ground about where I live, Lat & long seem to be correct, Did not install gpsd.

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