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    SOLVED (not really): Solution to gentoo wiping progress after reboot

    Problem Hi everyone! I recently went through the complete gentoo setup process and got to the part where I reboot, after having spent about 3 days on this! All Progress Wiped I rebooted with the disc inside because both video tutorials I was watching made no mention it should be removed, and...
  2. M

    SOLVED: Gentoo not responding to commands

    I am trying to set up gentoo from my CD. It was successfully installed and runs off of my CD. All commands were running fine with the beginning "livecd ~ #" However, I accidentally typed "if config" instead of "ifconfig" in order to check my network connections. The beginning "live cd ~ #"...
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    Grub and nmve disk problems

    I tried to install Debian 10 on a GF63 Thin 95C MSI laptop and it did not go as expected. I have Windows 10 on an nmve disk and an ssd where I have installed Debian 10. During the installation it recognizes both disks because it offers them as options where to install Debian. After installing...
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    MX Linux live USB installer not recognizing internal drive

    Hello, I am a first time linux user and I am trying to install MX Linux on my laptop's SSD. I first wiped the SSD and then made two partitions; one for installing the operating system on and one for the Swap thingy. The OS partition was formatted as ext4 and has around 230gb and the swap...
  5. superboy2k6

    xfce4 in live cd?

    Is it possible to include some packages and the xfce4 DE in arch linux Live CD?? I would like to have this so that users will boot into a DE instead of a CLI interface. Don't forget that I want some packages to be installed too. Help is appreciated. -Cheers
  6. CptCharis

    Snapcraft

    Hello everybody!!! What do you think about Snapcraft?
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    Can't install Kali due to graphics artifacts; live USB works fine

    Hey, I'm having an issue identical the one described here (or here), but I can't find a working solution anywhere. To sum up, I can't install Kali as the screen becomes unreadable both in graphical and text installation mode, but I can run it live and it works perfectly okay. Any ideas on...
  8. Z

    Deepin installation boot up fails -- error: no such partition

    **************************************************************************************** SOLVED: NO IDEA HOW Never mind. After 100 installations and 20h if suddenly works. No idea how.... **************************************************************************************** Hi guys, I...
  9. F

    Microsoft 365 with Wine

    I'm having all kinds of issues trying to get this to work. Probably because I don't know what I'm doing. I tried using playonlinux to install office 10, but I don't know what file to select when it asks for the install file. I feel like it should be obvious, but again, I don't know what I'm...
  10. A

    Need help with installation of kali linux 2019.1

    I am doing a dual boot with windows 10 but when i start installer a messed up screen is shown on which I can move up and down but cannot see anything. Fast boot and secure boot are turned off and I'm making it bootable using rufus.
  11. dreamtraveler

    Help with Arch commands during installation (debugging)

    Hello people, I decided to set up arch and in the process when i was inside the OS i didn't have terminal and browser here are the commands please tell me what i did wrong. thanks 1. Boot the .iso 3. ping google.com Ctrl+c to quit 4. timedatectl set-ntp true 5. timedatectl status 6...
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    [UNSOLVED] Can’t choose installation type Ubuntu 18.04

    I don't know why, but i have a unique problem I've never seen. I've been looking everywhere for weeks and I can't find a solution. Immediately when I boot up Ubuntu a black screen with white text says something along the lines of "something has gone seriously wrong: import_mok_state() failed"...
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    Deepin Installation Problem

    Hello, I've a problem installing deepin (15.7 and 15.8 same problem). Basically i create a usb drive ( i double checed md5, used different usbs and different methods like deepin bootcreator, rufus, unetbootin and dd) and everything is fine untill i reach the deepin logo (where "deepin" is...
  14. CptCharis

    Package Names

    Gentlemen question. How can I know, what I have to type during installation of a package? Example: Let's say I want to download & install Konsole terminal emulator in Arch linux. I have to type: pacman -S [package_name] what is this "package_name" and how can I find it out? I mean is...
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    Installation of Ubuntu 18.04 in Asus UEFI node

    I'm trying to install Ubuntu 18.04 on my Asus X556UJ laptop from USB, but the installation freezes when I decide the partitions to be made. I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 and I am updating to 18.04 but the update lasts an eternity (4 hours). When the installation finishes and I have to restart...
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    What is the best distribution of Linux to work developing applications?

    Hi, I'm an Ubuntu user and I have a new laptop (Asus X556UJ) that I bought and came with Windows 10, without knowing that Windows would be useless for programming. When I discovered it, I installed Ubuntu 18.04 on an old Acer laptop, but it soon became obsolete due to its low RAM. Well, I...
  17. CptCharis

    Arch installation in VM

    Hello everybody!!! After so long time to install Arch Linux into my VM instead of running Live mode. I get help from many tutorials such as... https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Installation_guide https://www.linux.org/threads/how-to-install-arch-linux-from-media-source.10382/ and...
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