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by JBoman
Sat Sep 14, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: What is involved in writing a Printer Driver?
Replies: 18
Views: 565

Re: What is involved in writing a Printer Driver?

FWIW I have used HP, Canon, and Epson printers in the past with few problems but not always full functionality. My most recent printer since the first of this year is a Brother MFC-J485DW multifunction printer and everything works as it should. I did have to download the drivers from Brother for it ...
by JBoman
Sat Sep 07, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Unable to play video in VLC media player
Replies: 13
Views: 507

Re: Unable to play video in VLC media player

Ok, maybe try Mx tools Mx codecs installer and see if missing codecs may be the problem. :needcoffee:
by JBoman
Sat Sep 07, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Unable to play video in VLC media player
Replies: 13
Views: 507

Re: Unable to play video in VLC media player

For starters try right click on the speaker icon on desktop and open the mixer and see if sound is muted or sliders need adjusted. :needcoffee:
by JBoman
Wed Aug 28, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WiFi networking problem
Replies: 2
Views: 490

Re: WiFi networking problem

Not sure why but my desktop does that and my laptop doesn't. On my setup if I click on the icon and select hidden network I get a list that shows the connection. Worth checking anyhow.
by JBoman
Sat Aug 24, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not (SOLVED)
Replies: 6
Views: 378

Re: Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not (SOLVED)

Yep that fixed it, thanks for the tips. :cool:
by JBoman
Sat Aug 24, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not (SOLVED)
Replies: 6
Views: 378

Re: Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not

Gonna try it and will post the result after next reboot. Thanks
by JBoman
Sat Aug 24, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not (SOLVED)
Replies: 6
Views: 378

Re: Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not

I think the conflict may be with an install of Debian 9 on drive sdb and the grub that was created with its install; I think that because it is the version of grub that always starts at bootup. There have been newer installs of systems on sda but the same grub has remained persistant from sdb. I won...
by JBoman
Sat Aug 24, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not (SOLVED)
Replies: 6
Views: 378

Re: Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not

System: Host: Dotty Kernel: 4.15.0-1-amd64 x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 6.3.0 Desktop: Xfce 4.12.3 Distro: MX-18.3_x64 Continuum March 14 2018 base: Debian GNU/Linux 9 (stretch) Machine: Type: Desktop Mobo: ASUSTeK model: M2N68-AM Plus v: Rev X.0x serial: <filter> BIOS: American Megatrends v: 1...
by JBoman
Sat Aug 24, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not (SOLVED)
Replies: 6
Views: 378

Deleted kernels still in grub new ones not (SOLVED)

A while back I installed a couple of RT kernels for testing with LinuxEMC and no longer need them so removed them with Synaptic a few days ago and did update-grub. I also installed the same version of the kernels that are not RT (real-time) kernels and did update-grub. However after several reboots ...
by JBoman
Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Has anyone seen this?
Replies: 2
Views: 916

Re: Has anyone seen this?

It's a cross platform framework. See here a good a thorough explanation> https://cynicaldeveloper.com/blog/what-is-net-core/

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