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LMDE 2 Cinnamon is Toast, Mate

After installing LMDE 2 on two different laptops, I had the same problem on both: The wireless, which had previously worked flawlessly, began failing, and the only solution I found that worked was to reboot the machine each time it … Continue reading

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Installing Chrome on LMDE 2

To install Chrome on LMDE 2 (which is required if you want to watch Netflix on Linux): Browse to: https://www.google.co.in/chrome/browser/desktop/index.html Click Download Chrome Click Accept and Install In the Opening google-chrom-stable_current_amd64.deb dialog, click OK (to Open with GDebi Installer) When … Continue reading

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Configuring Linux Mint Debian Edition 2 (Betsy)

Well, once again I’ve taken this now clunky Gateway laptop down to the bare metal. After “upgrading” from LMDE 1 to a non working computer, I installed LMDE 2 (Betsy) and restored the files I’d backed up before the “upgrade”. … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace, LMDE 1

The GIMP (GNU image manipulation program) has been getting less and less usable. It finally reached the point of no return for me. No matter what I tried, I couldn’t get basic painting to work. The GIMP has become so … Continue reading

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