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by lucky9
Sat Jan 23, 2010 8:53 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: Understanding Grub2
Replies: 13
Views: 5231

I'm sure there's a good reason for making it more complicated joany. Either that or somebody used to work for Microsoft.
by lucky9
Tue Jan 19, 2010 7:36 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: Restart menu
Replies: 22
Views: 4301

I think he wants to be able to choose to boot directly to Windows without having to pay attention to the GRUB screen. ie: On the Desktop a reboot button to click and not have to intervene to end up in Windows.
by lucky9
Wed Jan 06, 2010 10:14 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: Reverting to old package
Replies: 10
Views: 2461

You may have to enable a stable repository and reload.
And yes, there should be an older version under Versions at the bottom of Synaptic.
Highlight that and under Package at the top choose Force Package. Click Apply.
by lucky9
Tue Oct 27, 2009 12:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Mepis Torrent Team needs YOU
Replies: 17
Views: 11514

I don't believe it makes a difference. Encryption just makes what you are sending private. But doesn't do a thing for usage profiling.
by lucky9
Sat Jun 27, 2009 9:27 am
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: How to install Virtual Box in Mepis
Replies: 17
Views: 4147

Post all your repo list here. You evidently have 'mixed' your repositories sometime in the past. This can be resolved one way or another.
by lucky9
Fri Jun 26, 2009 11:33 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: How to install Virtual Box in Mepis
Replies: 17
Views: 4147

I'e always just gone to the wiki and followed the directions there.
by lucky9
Sat Mar 21, 2009 2:51 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: irq 17 - too much work
Replies: 7
Views: 3839

You can also disable the Serial Ports and if it isn't needed the Printer Ports also. In the BIOS.
by lucky9
Tue Mar 10, 2009 3:31 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: Dual Booting Linux and Windows using 2 Hard Disks
Replies: 10
Views: 2998

I have had problems in the past with GRUB being able to boot PC-BSD and even a vanilla Debian install....along with other quirks (I have a small Windows XP install on sdc12 that had to be entered manually in the menu.lst also). Mepis 8-64 installed into my test partition for such and it booted every...

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