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by disciple1964
17 Mar 2016 08:35
Forum: Suggestions & ideas / Open Projects
Topic: SolydXK Laptop
Replies: 13
Views: 3814

Re: SolydXK Laptop

Hello, Here is some links to laptops that work well with linux. ChrisLAS from Jupiter broadcasting purchased both the bonobo and the 13" Apollo laptop as well as others and has done a through review on them. I hope this will help you, if you haven't already purchased one. https://www.entroware.com/s...
by disciple1964
21 Feb 2016 21:34
Forum: Open Chat / General Discussion
Topic: Linux mint cinnamon 17.3 downloads was breached.
Replies: 11
Views: 2671

Linux mint cinnamon 17.3 downloads was breached.

Hello, Please Check the blog out at http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=2994&_utm_source=1-2-2. It seems that shady people from russia have modified and created a backdoor in the Feb 20th downloads of Linux Mint Cinnamon 17.3 Here is some of the information from Clem: I’m sorry I have to come with bad news...
by disciple1964
19 Aug 2015 04:32
Forum: KDE specific (SolydK)
Topic: [SOLVED] Today's update causing problems (Firefox)
Replies: 37
Views: 6815

Re: [SOLVED] Today's update causing problems (Firefox)

Hello,

Changed firefox to the what you suggested, and you are right! it does speed it up significantly.


Thanks
by disciple1964
05 Jun 2015 05:36
Forum: Suggestions & ideas / Open Projects
Topic: [CLOSED] Name the Next Release
Replies: 60
Views: 9083

Re: Name the Next Release

Schoelja,

I put the following name in the hat. SolydXK Blue Waterfall or Sizzling Summer. I guess I'm tired of version names, constellations, Rocks or other names that really do not reflect a peaceful creation.
by disciple1964
05 Jun 2015 05:29
Forum: News & Anouncements
Topic: [POLL] Responsive theme for these forums
Replies: 62
Views: 11952

Re: [POLL] Responsive theme for these forums

Hello,

Wow! I like the look of the new theme for the forum, The look is crisp and the fonts are outstanding. Thanks Schoelja! :lol: :clap:
by disciple1964
22 Mar 2015 23:27
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to change GUI
Replies: 8
Views: 2545

Re: How to change GUI

Hello, If I understand you correctly, Are you looking to change the background and such in a document? If so, then the best way to get that information is to click on the Help in the menu and type in what you want to do. It should pull up the info and you follow what it tells you to do? It might hel...
by disciple1964
22 Mar 2015 09:54
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to change GUI
Replies: 8
Views: 2545

Re: How to change GUI

Hello, Here is some information to get you started. Depending on what desktop you are using. This is for the Kdesktop. When it comes to desktops, they are pretty much the same as the basics, They may change according to the way the distro is created but the commands are foundational and never really...
by disciple1964
10 Feb 2015 16:31
Forum: Software
Topic: Need Advise on a good linux based video recording program
Replies: 6
Views: 1479

Re: Need Advise on a good linux based video recording progra

Hello, I think I might have found the perfect program, However I am still open to suggestions. This program allows you to do screen capture and audio at the same time. I have test recorded some desktop actions, and it worked with my webcam, You can save them in several different formats and there is...
by disciple1964
10 Feb 2015 15:18
Forum: Software
Topic: Need Advise on a good linux based video recording program
Replies: 6
Views: 1479

Need Advise on a good linux based video recording program

Hello, I would like to know of a good video capture program for linux, that will also have the ability to capture the desktop. Here is what I want to do, Currently I am using Ustream Producer to create training videos for my church, Although I can save the videos to my desktop, because it is not the...
by disciple1964
03 Feb 2015 05:11
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Upgrading and nVidia Video
Replies: 2
Views: 923

Re: Upgrading and nVidia Video

Hello, Today, I took out my old DV9815NR HP laptop and did the upgrade on it. It has a Nvidia card for video. Once the upgrade finished, I forgot to reinstall the Nvidia drivers as per the instructions. The laptop booted and there was no problems with the video, it kept the same drivers and all is w...
by disciple1964
31 Jan 2015 16:39
Forum: Software
Topic: [Solved] [Urgent] Update January 31, 2015
Replies: 26
Views: 5257

Re: [Urgent] Update January 31, 2015

Hello, I'm sure someone else may have a better solution, However, If you drop down to command line and then follow the instructions for updating using the CLI, This may correct the problem. One thing, Are you running Nvidia drivers, if so, Make sure you follow the part of reinstalling the driver BEF...
by disciple1964
31 Jan 2015 16:05
Forum: KDE specific (SolydK)
Topic: Jessie Upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 2294

Jessie Upgrade

Hello, Not sure this is the correct forum to post this in, but the upgrade for solydk has completed, I originally used the UM, but it didn't take, so I followed the CLI instructions and it worked without errors. One thing I did notice is that I had 4 Virtual Desktops and when I logged in they were n...
by disciple1964
24 Jan 2015 08:39
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: New Install; Videos Won't Play
Replies: 18
Views: 3765

Re: New Install; Videos Won't Play

Hello Brock, First of all, can you please post the output of inxi -Fzx. This will give us some idea of your hardware. Now when you say it won't play videos, What error messages are you getting, and what type of videos are you trying to play? I am currently using Linux and I am able to view video's i...
by disciple1964
16 Jan 2015 07:37
Forum: Installation
Topic: No Video Signal On Live Session
Replies: 8
Views: 1876

Re: No Video Signal On Live Session

Hello, I have a A6-3300 with the same motherboard. However, I am using the onboard video. I have not had any issues other than getting past the UEFI bios. Let me ask you this? You said you bypassed the onboard to use the discrete video card. 1. Did you disable the onboard video completely? 2. How ar...
by disciple1964
12 Jan 2015 05:04
Forum: Open Chat / General Discussion
Topic: Writeup on Solydxk
Replies: 1
Views: 905

Writeup on Solydxk

Hello,

This may be old news, but I found a writeup for SolydXK in this version of Linux Voice.

http://www.linuxvoice.com/issues/002/Li ... ue-002.pdf
by disciple1964
02 Jan 2015 07:59
Forum: Open Chat / General Discussion
Topic: Still Here
Replies: 3
Views: 1191

Still Here

Hello everyone! July 2015 will mark a one year anniversary with SolydXK. So far I have been testing other distros, to get to know them better, and the only one that I like other than SolydXK, is LM-Cinnamon. The fonts on it are very good, and are very readable. However, No matter what I still like S...
by disciple1964
17 Nov 2014 01:13
Forum: Installation
Topic: [SOLVED] HELP! Epson nx430 scanner mixed with webcam
Replies: 10
Views: 2793

Re: HELP! Epson nx430 scanner mixed with webcam

Hello,

Here is the post to hopefully help you get the printer working.

http://forums.solydxk.nl/viewtopic.php? ... son#p44720
by disciple1964
13 Oct 2014 05:01
Forum: Networking
Topic: Cannot load google sites
Replies: 18
Views: 4374

Re: Cannot load google sites

Hello, What happens when you do ifconfig? Do you see your ip? Are you able to get to other sites? What was the last thing you were doing when it quit? Do you have any add-ons that might be blocking google? Can you post the output of inxi -FNzxx I am assuming that you posted this request for help fro...
by disciple1964
25 Sep 2014 20:37
Forum: Open Chat / General Discussion
Topic: Linux Printer installs
Replies: 12
Views: 2967

Re: Linux Printer installs

Hello, Just FYI, I have a epson workforce 630. I just got the drivers from epson to make my scanner work in linux. All it took was installing them and then going into the epkowa.conf file and enable the network setting with ip of printer and the port(just use the default). once that was done, the sc...
by disciple1964
25 Sep 2014 07:34
Forum: KDE specific (SolydK)
Topic: hangs on boot
Replies: 3
Views: 1386

Re: hangs on boot

hello, Is there anyway you can post the results of this command, inxi -Fzx. This would help out a lot, Are there any error messages other than the one you posted? Were you using plymouth? This seems to cause a lot of issues with video. I'm sure someone with more knowledge would be able to help once ...

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