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by mmikeinsantarosa
Sat Sep 01, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: no wifi on dell laptop
Replies: 22
Views: 591

Re: no wifi on dell laptop

dolphin_oracle wrote:
Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:34 pm
check in network-assistant and see if there is a soft-block in place.
rfkill reveals:
/quote]
0: dell-rbtn: Wireless LAN
Soft blocked: no
Hard blocked: no
by mmikeinsantarosa
Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: no wifi on dell laptop
Replies: 22
Views: 591

Re: no wifi on dell laptop

Mike, Check out, on the right side, for a mechanical switch. It will turn on/off the wifi. Most Dell laptops have this switch (not obvious). <https://www.dell.com/support/article/us/en/19/sln115331/how-to-turn-the-wireless-devices-on-a-dell-notebook-on-and-off?lang=en?> Siles Thanks Siles but it's ...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Sat Sep 01, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: no wifi on dell laptop
Replies: 22
Views: 591

Re: no wifi on dell laptop

it has a mobile broadband card in it and that's how I'm getting out on it now.
by mmikeinsantarosa
Sat Sep 01, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: no wifi on dell laptop
Replies: 22
Views: 591

no wifi on dell laptop

I'd been running MX15 on my wife's retired Dell Latitude laptop and figured I'd upgrade it to MX 17. So I did that last Saturday and all was well. I put nomachine on it Sunday, did a little browsing and shut it down. I fired it up today and wifi wouldn't connect. So I removed nomachine and still no ...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Sat Sep 01, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Remote Access testing
Replies: 7
Views: 242

Re: Remote Access testing

curious...which of these have you tried. Feel free to add more to the list as well. If you do add any, please include where you would normally get it from. /* you know my results so far */ application - download location X2Go - stretch 1-to-1 Assistance - Antix repos x11vnc - stretch TeamViewer - ex...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX-17 Repository - The remmina thread
Replies: 3
Views: 88

MX-17 Repository - The remmina thread

remmina_1.2.31 rebuilt from stretch-backports is available for download from the test repo. Remmina is a remote desktop client written in GTK+, aiming to be useful for system administrators and travellers, who need to work with lots of remote computers in front of either large monitors or tiny netbo...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Aug 31, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: MX-15/16 repository: The wesnoth thread
Replies: 2
Views: 588

Re: MX-15 repository: The wesnoth thread

wesnoth-1.14.4 is now available for download from main. Anybody that has this game installed should upgrade now. This maintenance release for the stable 1.14.x series fixes a severe security vulnerability in the game engine that can be used to remotely execute arbitrary code on your computer. We str...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Aug 31, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX-17 Repository - The wesnoth thread
Replies: 1
Views: 168

Re: MX-17 Repository - The wesnoth thread

wesnoth-1.14.4 is now available for download from main. Anybody that has this game installed should upgrade now. This maintenance release for the stable 1.14.x series fixes a severe security vulnerability in the game engine that can be used to remotely execute arbitrary code on your computer. We str...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Tue Aug 28, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: CR Discussion
Topic: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team
Replies: 1106
Views: 112014

Re: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team

Because of the security hole discovered in the wesnoth MX-15 version, I backported the new 1.14.4 version for MX-15 testing and purged 1.13 from mx15 main. That included backports of libsdl2_2.0.5 & debhelper 11.1.6 I had to relax some "Conflicts:" on debhelper to port it, so packages that use debh...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Sun Aug 26, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: CR Discussion
Topic: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team
Replies: 1106
Views: 112014

Re: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team

libssh_0.8.0, ayatana-ido_0.4.4-1, freerdp2_2.0.0, libayatana-appindicator_0.5.3-4, libayatana-indicator_0.6.2-2 & remmina_1.2.31 from stretch backports

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