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by joegum
Mon Jun 05, 2017 2:13 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: [Solved] Advice needed re video card or monitor problem
Replies: 2
Views: 1225

Re: Advice needed re video card or monitor problem

Thanks Gordon,

I was going to go out and buy a new monitor. So now I know it's the video card.

Time for another PC.

Thanks,
-Joe :)
by joegum
Mon Jun 05, 2017 1:53 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: [Solved] Advice needed re video card or monitor problem
Replies: 2
Views: 1225

[Solved] Advice needed re video card or monitor problem

$ inxi -F System: Host: mx1 Kernel: 4.7.0-0.bpo.1-amd64 x86_64 (6 4 bit) Desktop: N/A Distro: MX-16_x64 Metamorphosis 12 December 201 6 Machine: Device: desktop System: eMachines product: ET13 31G Mobo: eMachines model: MCP61PM-GM BIOS: AMI v: P01-A0 date: 08/13/2009 CPU: Dual core AMD Athlon II X2...
by joegum
Sat Oct 08, 2016 5:23 am
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: Cannot install apps after attempted java install (SOLVED)
Replies: 7
Views: 3323

Re: Cannot install apps after attempted java install (SOLVED)

Thanks for the help everyone! The MX/Mepis forums are the friendliest and most helpful forums I have ever come across since I started using Linux. You folks really are the best! I'm using Trinity Desktop Environment which is preventing the software from working under Linux. TDE has audio issues on M...
by joegum
Wed Oct 05, 2016 10:35 pm
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: Cannot install apps after attempted java install (SOLVED)
Replies: 7
Views: 3323

Re: Cannot install apps after attempted java install (SOLVED)

I wanted to try http://www.pianoworld.com/forum/ubbthreads.php/topics/2575562/Temperament_Tuner.html#Post2575562 Now there is an updated version here: http://www.pianoworld.com/forum/ubbthreads.php/ubb/showflat/Number/2576312/gonew/1/Temperament_Tuner_v1.1.html#UNREAD I'm doing some important stuff ...
by joegum
Wed Oct 05, 2016 6:06 am
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: Cannot install apps after attempted java install (SOLVED)
Replies: 7
Views: 3323

Re: Cannot install apps after attempted java install

I eventually found a solution. I would have deleted this post. But I see other folks have already looked at it. So, they may also be curious as to the solution, too. I followed the instructions here: http://wikitechsolutions.com/9993/error-127-in-synaptic Step 2 did it. tdesu konqueror Go to /var/li...
by joegum
Wed Oct 05, 2016 2:15 am
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: Cannot install apps after attempted java install (SOLVED)
Replies: 7
Views: 3323

Cannot install apps after attempted java install (SOLVED)

Hi, There is an app i want to try that requires Oracle's Java. I went to Oracle's site and saw they no longer have a .deb version. I downloaded the .rpm version and used alien --scripts to convert it to a .deb. After that, i used GDebi to install it. The install failed. I did not take notes as to wh...
by joegum
Thu Aug 04, 2016 4:37 pm
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: Re: Audio problems (Solved)
Replies: 46
Views: 13575

Re: Re: Audio problems (Solved)

This is a reply I received on the Trinity Users mailing list: Maybe this is a good time to add to the confusion. Something in the environment as tdm is starting shuts off the sound, and it is 100% repeatable here, running R14.0.4. And despite my best efforts at adding the fix it command to stuff tha...
by joegum
Thu Aug 04, 2016 1:50 am
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: Re: Audio problems (Solved)
Replies: 46
Views: 13575

Re: Re: Audio problems (Solved)

The problem just started occurring again after the latest upgrade. I don't know if there's a connection. The problem is solved by logging out of TDE, ,logging into Plasma Desktop, logging out of Plasma desktop, then back into TDE. Edit: I just posted a link to this thread on the Trinity users mailin...
by joegum
Wed Jul 13, 2016 12:36 am
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: Re: Audio problems (Solved)
Replies: 46
Views: 13575

Re: Re: Audio problems (Solved)

It's working. Exactly why it's working is still a mystery. But, i can live with a little mystery :)

Thanks everyone for your time and all the advice :)
by joegum
Tue Jul 12, 2016 3:19 am
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: Re: Audio problems (Solved)
Replies: 46
Views: 13575

Re: Re: Audio problems (Solved)

I just marked this thread Solved. Installing KDE seems top have corrected the problem with TDE. VLC still has audio days later.

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