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  1. Alexzee

    Consistent Issues Over Years With Linux

    I'll run systemd-analyze blame on all 3 distro's tomorrow. It's late. I really don't want to go back to Slackware as it is not the easiest distro to run and it doesn't do dependency resolution.
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    Consistent Issues Over Years With Linux

    Linux Mint 19.3 XFCE Elementary OS 5.1 Hera Enlightenment DE. Debian 10 Buster Mate.
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    Lenovo Laptop Does Not Completely Shut Down When Quit Selected.

    Before you do a complete re-install try running this in the terminal first and see if it shuts down. sudo shutdown -h now
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    Consistent Issues Over Years With Linux

    If I continue to have trouble I may have to go back to Slackware. I never had any booting issues for the 9 years I ran Slackware.
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    Consistent Issues Over Years With Linux

    I'm running 2 Ubuntu based 64-bit distro's and one Debian based 64-bit distro. All three use systemd.
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    Linux Mint 19.3 XFCE Shuts Down Suddenly

    Yes, my best friend and I built my gaming rig together.
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    Linux Mint 19.3 XFCE Shuts Down Suddenly

    Any suggestions on what I can do?
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    Linux Mint 19.3 XFCE Shuts Down Suddenly

    Yeah, I just checked. The CPU fan is running.
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    Linux Mint 19.3 XFCE Shuts Down Suddenly

    Psensor shows 39 degrees.
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    Lenovo Laptop Does Not Completely Shut Down When Quit Selected.

    I think you have to use timeshift. That's provided that you performed a snapshot of your system 3 updates ago.
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    Linux Mint 19.3 XFCE Shuts Down Suddenly

    Thanks for the details. I don't see any dust. Than again I just built this rig 5 or 6 months ago. Both fans are running so that's good.
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    Linux Mint 19.3 XFCE Shuts Down Suddenly

    Psensors shows 37 degrees. I just built this desktop six months ago
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    Linux Mint 19.3 XFCE Shuts Down Suddenly

    I've got Linux Mint 19.3 XFCE running on this custome built 64-bit desktop and all was running fine. All of the sudden the desktop shutdown while I was online reading a news article. Anyone have any ideas what may have cause the not so graceful shut down? Here's the end of the dmesg log...
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    recover data from hard drive sata using linux ubuntu

    You can also boot to a Live Linux USB or CD/DVD and back up all of the data to an external drive.
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    How to record while someone speaking

    I'm not sure if there is a command for recording or not. However if you would like to record audio have a look at Audacity...
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    Consistent Issues Over Years With Linux

    I think I'm going to go with what my signature line says. My Mint takes a long time to boot but it's not broken.
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    Trying to analyze broken HDD - how to start?

    Try using S.M.A.R.T. See the link below:- I'm with Tolkem. If it doesn't show in the BIOS it's probably a sure bet it's dead as a door nail. http://smartlinux.sourceforge.net/
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    Consistent Issues Over Years With Linux

    Thanks for letting me know.
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    Fairly Experienced But Want Good Alternative to Windows

    I second Peppermint., It's a nice distro and is stable.
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    Consistent Issues Over Years With Linux

    You're Welcome-:) There are lots of commands to control and work with systemd. I just have to have time to read through them...
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