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by KernSpy
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc
Replies: 86
Views: 1592

Re: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc

I didn't hit the space bar to mark / select partition to install grub to and it asked me something like .. Are you sure you want to proceed without installing grub. - yes/no. I tabbed to "No" and it took me back. Then I got it right by selecting mbr partition. It listed 4 locations to install. Main ...
by KernSpy
Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc
Replies: 86
Views: 1592

Re: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc

I picked - "Install the maintainers version" and then picked the tiny (megabytes) mbr / boot partition. After it installed grub I restarted the machine. I hadn't modified grub, so I figured the maintainer's version was the right choice? All seems to be okay.
by KernSpy
Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Filepicker not displaying thumbnails
Replies: 8
Views: 320

Re: Filepicker not displaying thumbnails

I think PC Fileman has a - thumbnail view. Not sure if that is what you are looking for?
by KernSpy
Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some youtube video links on/about MX-17 ...
Replies: 24
Views: 1051

Some youtube video links on/about MX-17 ...

Here is a list of youtube videos on MX Linux 17 :popcorn: MX Linux 17.1 Review - The Dream Distro? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wCsRMLhVL8Y MX Linux Review of MX-17 - For The Record Matt Hartley -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhQT7Aws_yk Setting Up MX-17 Tyler's Tech -- https://www.youtube.c...
by KernSpy
Mon Nov 05, 2018 4:37 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Think I've broken packages messing with claws plugins - Solved
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Re: Think I've broken packages messing with claws plugins ..

Thanks guys! Yes, will clean up and start new. Be back ...

Edit: Uninstalled Claws Mail - Reinstalled latest from test-repo and installed plugins. Fixed!
by KernSpy
Sun Nov 04, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Think I've broken packages messing with claws plugins - Solved
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Think I've broken packages messing with claws plugins - Solved

I was messing with claws and plugins (stable) via mxpi. I've managed to break something, because I forgot that claws mail is newer version. Newer then the plugins I was trying to install. I tried to fix what is supposed to be broken, but nothing is coming up. Tried .. dpkg --configure -a and apt-get...
by KernSpy
Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: Geany and spellcheck plugin ..
Replies: 3
Views: 328

Re: Geany and spellcheck plugin ..

OK .. I Got it.
:cool: Thank You for doing that .. Stevo
by KernSpy
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Geany and spellcheck plugin ..
Replies: 3
Views: 328

Geany and spellcheck plugin ..

Installed Geany version 1.33 from the test repo - There is no 1.33 spellcheck plugin in the test-repo. 1.29 from the stable-repo would probably work fine, but just thought I would mention it.

Plugins for Geany are here.
by KernSpy
Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Need help with upgrading Pentium P6200 in Lenovo G560 laptop ..
Replies: 9
Views: 916

Re: Need help with upgrading Pentium P6200 in Lenovo G560 laptop ..

Hello everyone .. Thank you all your help and informative replies. This is a great and helpful forum. Good points by all. I'm still reading that thread provided by anticapitalista .. Thanks. I'm rushing just a bit and I certainly don't have to. At least 8 Gs of ram is certainly a good Idea for virtu...

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