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by m_pav
Fri Aug 23, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: System Keep Freezing (Solved)
Replies: 12
Views: 343

Re: System Keep Freezing

I do it with the vacuum cleaner, putting it on the grill :D I hope you pin the fan to stop it spinning and becoming a little generator injecting reverse current into the motherboard circuits before you jam a high-velocity vacuum tube onto the grill. Also, not good for the bearings if the fan spins ...
by m_pav
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: [RESOLVED]vlc updates today
Replies: 31
Views: 683

Re: vlc updates today

It's after midnight and I have a big day tomorrow, so sorry to abandon you right now, I'm off to bed.
by m_pav
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:11 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: [RESOLVED]vlc updates today
Replies: 31
Views: 683

Re: vlc updates today

Page 2, response # 20, have you done it yet?
by m_pav
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: System Keep Freezing (Solved)
Replies: 12
Views: 343

Re: System Keep Freezing

When was the last time you had your laptops cooling system cleaned? Your fan exhaust may be blocked causing the CPU to overheat and reach thermal shut-down. If never, can I suggest you respond and when I get time, I'll show how it's possible to do it yourself on most laptop types without opening the...
by m_pav
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: [RESOLVED]vlc updates today
Replies: 31
Views: 683

Re: vlc updates today

For further assistance, you could post your most recent log files from /var/log/ so we can examine them.
/var/log/dpkg.log
/var/log/dkpg.log.1
by m_pav
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: [RESOLVED]vlc updates today
Replies: 31
Views: 683

Re: vlc updates today

Follow my earlier suggestion before you do anything else
by m_pav
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: [RESOLVED]vlc updates today
Replies: 31
Views: 683

Re: vlc updates today

Eadwine Rose wrote:
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:28 am
Re previous post.. lots of signature issues there..
Only for Virtualbox though, won't affect security updates
by m_pav
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: [RESOLVED]vlc updates today
Replies: 31
Views: 683

Re: vlc updates today

It looks like the MX version of VLC is installed, but something is broken with it, potentially a supporting library or an incomplete upgrade. Synaptic should throw up a notification when you start it about having held broken packages. To get a better look, in Synaptic on the lower left column there ...
by m_pav
Mon Aug 19, 2019 6:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: system76 firmware updater GUI tool
Replies: 3
Views: 260

Re: system76 firmware updater GUI tool

Just read it and while it's potentially good, they got one thing very very wrong, they put Ubuntu before Debian.
by m_pav
Mon Aug 19, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: Installation fromPXE netboot
Replies: 16
Views: 4683

Re: Installation fromPXE netboot

Patpat provided a link in his response. Open that link, scroll to about halfway down that page, look for the MX logo and see for yourself.

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