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by penguin
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Backup Linux system
Replies: 10
Views: 1857

Re: Backup Linux system

As I have said many times in forum, I also use qt4-fsarchiver. I just cloned my 120 GB SSD to the new one 240 SSD. In fact this time in a different way. Started/booted laptop by DLC_Boot USB. Creation of partitions by Mini Partition in the new SSD. By DriveSnapshot I imaged/saved all partitions of o...
by penguin
Thu Jul 04, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Broken Packages that Refuse to Fix - Assistance Appreciated
Replies: 14
Views: 2147

Re: Broken Packages that Refuse to Fix - Assistance Appreciated

Man .... I cannot understand why you leave or activate mix of repos ? Do you understand that mixing of repos means downloading of different libraries that coming ore are part of different development stages of Debian ? I would recommend to stay way from backport repos . Waiting for other experts to ...
by penguin
Wed Jul 03, 2019 2:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: Installing MX on my HP Laptop
Replies: 32
Views: 5291

Re: Installing MX on my HP Laptop

Hmmm.. Restore BIOS to default. Have you tried reset to factory mode ? ( some HP suggest pushing ON/OFF button for 45 seconds) Remove your battery off from your laptop. Remove your HDD or SSD form your laptop. Remove ram memory from your laptop. If possible to remove CPU ( you also can apply thermic...
by penguin
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Installing MX on my HP Laptop
Replies: 32
Views: 5291

Re: Nightmare Installing MX on my HP Laptop

Man. Are you sure that iso you have downloaded is OK ? Have you verified it ? Personally I try systematically many Linux distros. Never or maybe on few occasions I have failed. Almost Never. When I see people here struggling with this problems... My advice: 1- Be sure that you have a good machine. A...
by penguin
Sun Jun 30, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Please recommend a Rufus alternative for Linux that ACTUALLY works like Rufus
Replies: 48
Views: 5136

Re: Please recommend a Rufus alternative for Linux that ACTUALLY works like Rufus

a google search would not resolve the problem ?

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https://www.google.no/search?client=opera&q=rufus+similar&sourceid=opera&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8

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https://rufus.en.softonic.com/windows/alternatives

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https://alternativeto.net/software/rufus/
by penguin
Tue Jun 25, 2019 1:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Favorite Radio Player [Solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1863

Re: Favorite Radio Player

qmplay2
streamtuner2

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https://mxlinux.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=41636
by penguin
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: Does MX MBR repair erase GRUB?
Replies: 12
Views: 2683

Re: Does MX MBR repair erase GRUB?

I am not very sure if the method described on the follow links can resolve your problem (first I think that MBR should be wiped (create a backup first) and after that, re written/installed ) https://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/linux-clearing-out-master-boot-record-dd-command/ https://windowsreport.com/win...
by penguin
Mon Jun 24, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17/18
Topic: Strawberry 0.5.3-1
Replies: 4
Views: 949

Re: Strawberry 0.5.3-1

Sparky Linux packages are not necessarily compatible with MX Linux, as you can see. It's not much use to report this as a bug to the Strawberry developer. I'll try building the latest 0.5.5 release for our repo. Author have included the appimage in the website. Eventually one can use/test strawberr...
by penguin
Sun Jun 23, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17/18
Topic: Strawberry 0.5.3-1
Replies: 4
Views: 949

Re: Strawberry 0.5.3-1

Friedrich wrote:
Sun Jun 23, 2019 12:48 pm
Did you try strawberry 5.2.01 from test repo?
Shows lyrics fine here.
Yep. 0.5.2 mx version.Seems Ok. I was straggling with latest appimage from author site.
by penguin
Sun Jun 23, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17/18
Topic: Strawberry 0.5.3-1
Replies: 4
Views: 949

Strawberry 0.5.3-1

Update this version of Strawberry 0.5.3-1 Seems that only this version works correctly (show lyrics mediately). found here https://sparkylinux.org/repo/pool/main/s/strawberry/ .But this version cannot be installed asking for libvlc5 > 1:3:0:3. Just reported to the author site, problems with last ver...

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