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by nuts2u
21 May 2019 16:21
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: problem with gdebi (SolydX, ee)
Replies: 3
Views: 10

Re: problem with gdebi (SolydX, ee)

I just checked and skype is available on Flatpak. It is ver 8.44.0.40 It is in the Flathub repository (which is the official Flatpak repository). I installed it via Flatpak on my system and it works just fine. I've also removed it from my system as I do not use skype.
by nuts2u
01 Apr 2019 18:19
Forum: News & Anouncements
Topic: NordVPN Indicator
Replies: 6
Views: 1876

Re: NordVPN Indicator

This is why I chose NordVPN as my vpn provider. They are based in Panama, so they are not accountable to the Five Eye countries. They keep no logs. I am not doing anything illegal, but I do not want the NSA,CIA, or Lord knows what other US Government agency spying/snooping on my Internet traffic. Ev...
by nuts2u
31 Mar 2019 20:29
Forum: News & Anouncements
Topic: NordVPN Indicator
Replies: 6
Views: 1876

Re: NordVPN Indicator

I also have been a NordVPN user for quite sometime. This app you've created is really, really good. Thank you very much for creating this much needed app.
by nuts2u
13 Mar 2019 13:35
Forum: Software
Topic: Ancestris Genealogy program
Replies: 9
Views: 782

Re: Ancestris Genealogy program

I stand corrected... My answer should have been....You shouldn't install Ubumtu specific programs in Debian. instead of .....You can't install Ubumtu specific programs in Debian I never...ever install any Ubuntu specific program on my Debian system. If the developer can't/won't make a Debian version...
by nuts2u
12 Mar 2019 13:57
Forum: Software
Topic: Ancestris Genealogy program
Replies: 9
Views: 782

Re: Ancestris Genealogy program

It is an Ubuntu program. You can't install Ubumtu specific programs in Debian, which solydxee is based on. Probably some dependencies that are not resolvable. Just a guess.....
by nuts2u
31 Dec 2018 20:54
Forum: Installation
Topic: can't boot SolydK from USB
Replies: 7
Views: 436

Re: can't boot SolydK from USB

If you only have Windows on your pc download Rufus. That is the best program to create usbs with, but it is a Windows only program.
by nuts2u
29 Sep 2018 17:27
Forum: Software
Topic: LibreOffice Calc number of results
Replies: 13
Views: 5071

Re: LibreOffice Calc number of results

Also available via Flatpak. I running LibreOffice Version: 6.1.2.1 via Flatpak and it works just fine. All items appear under Office in the Menu.
by nuts2u
21 Sep 2018 18:26
Forum: Software
Topic: [Solved] How to install Libreoffice 6.1 from debian backports
Replies: 12
Views: 2815

Re: [Solved] How to install Libreoffice 6.1 from debian backports

Lets say I want to try out a KDE application on my pristine SoyldX installation. I pick out the app using synaptic andf it tells me it will download 17 additional KDE dependency's need to install and run the app . I go ahead and say ok, all this KDE dependency's are downloaded and installed in my pr...
by nuts2u
20 Sep 2018 23:09
Forum: Software
Topic: [Solved] How to install Libreoffice 6.1 from debian backports
Replies: 12
Views: 2815

Re: [Solved] How to install Libreoffice 6.1 from debian backports

Danielx, Glad to see you researched flatpak. It really is the future way to use/install software. Linux Mint LMDE 3 already has flatpak support in their Sotware Manager. Hopefully the SolydxK team will build support into SolydXK in the future. The SolydXK devs are really smart/sharp and I'm sure the...
by nuts2u
18 Sep 2018 16:49
Forum: Software
Topic: [Solved] How to install Libreoffice 6.1 from debian backports
Replies: 12
Views: 2815

Re: How to install Libreoffice 6.1 from debian backports

Install LibreOffice using flatpak. You always get the latest version. Runs in a sandbox mode on your system.
by nuts2u
29 Jun 2018 21:11
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Solved] Create USB pendrive boot mode UEFI
Replies: 7
Views: 4466

Re: [Solved] Create USB pendrive boot mode UEFI

Point taken ilu. you are are 100 percent correct on multi-boot.
by nuts2u
29 Jun 2018 19:30
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Solved] Create USB pendrive boot mode UEFI
Replies: 7
Views: 4466

Re: [Solved] Create USB pendrive boot mode UEFI

Just wanted to follow up on this subject. What ilu said is technically correct. You do not need Etcher to make a bootable usb disk. If you like going thru 5 steps to make a bootable usb disk follow what ilu says and it will work. I on the other hand like to do things quickly. Etcher is a one step pr...
by nuts2u
26 Jun 2018 15:52
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Solved] Create USB pendrive boot mode UEFI
Replies: 7
Views: 4466

Re: Create USB pendrive boot mode UEFI

Best program to create bootable usb/pendrives is call Etcher. Add this to your repository list, deb https://dl.bintray.com/resin-io/debian/ stable etcher , refresh apt and install Etcher.
by nuts2u
24 Jun 2018 04:39
Forum: Installation
Topic: Clone partitions with Gparted
Replies: 5
Views: 1641

Re: Clone partitions with Gparted

Oopps, I just noticed in my reply that I stated sda4=150G on your original HD and new HD has a 100G partition, that won't work. My bad. New sda4 would have to be >=150G.
by nuts2u
24 Jun 2018 04:20
Forum: Installation
Topic: Clone partitions with Gparted
Replies: 5
Views: 1641

Re: Clone partitions with Gparted

One other thing, if you decide to use Clonezailla, download and install TuxBoot. It will download the latest stable version of Clonezilla and create a bootable USB for you. It works much much better than unetbootin.
by nuts2u
24 Jun 2018 04:16
Forum: Installation
Topic: Clone partitions with Gparted
Replies: 5
Views: 1641

Re: Clone partitions with Gparted

You could use Clonezilla to clone your original HD ,then restore the the image t your new HD, then use gparted to resize and/or move your partitions on your new HD. Better yet create on your new HD the partitions, creating them to the size you want and the location you want. Then use Clonezilla to r...
by nuts2u
24 Jun 2018 02:29
Forum: Installation
Topic: Clone partitions with Gparted
Replies: 5
Views: 1641

Re: Clone partitions with Gparted

Clonezilla will do what you need. It makes a complete image of your HD, and so long as your new HD is the same size or larger than the original, you can restore to the new disk. Clonezilla will recreate the partition table from your original disk during the backup. I've been using Clonezilla for the...
by nuts2u
21 Apr 2018 16:28
Forum: News & Anouncements
Topic: [Finished] Migrating server to Europe
Replies: 38
Views: 8077

Re: Migrating server to Europe

I followed Ilu suggestion and read about the Cloud Act. The VPN I use is not based in the USA, but in Panama, where the US has no legal jurisdiction at all. Plus this company has a strict "no log" policy. This means if the US Gov were to somehow enforce a warrant on this company, they would say OK w...
by nuts2u
20 Apr 2018 16:42
Forum: News & Anouncements
Topic: [Finished] Migrating server to Europe
Replies: 38
Views: 8077

Re: Migrating server to Europe

I'm in the United States and I agree with Ilu on this matter. Our government is slowly taking away our privacy rights while the EU is granting more privacy rights to it citizens. Very strange would we live in now. It is for this reason I use a VPN service and I would highly recommend anyone else wor...
by nuts2u
29 Dec 2017 20:22
Forum: Software
Topic: burn iso SOLVED
Replies: 8
Views: 1399

Re: burn iso

If you want to install the deb file of Etecher use this link, instructions a halfway down the page: https://github.com/resin-io/etcher#debi ... nux-x86x64

My above post is for an appimage file which works fine. Your choice either way.

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