I assume they would be similar to what you show, but would specify the source drive and folder name for each. Click on it and wait till your computer restarts. Will re-explore mint in future. Châtelaine is an old term introduced to me by my sister when I described what I was doing. We shall also see how to only install security updates and not all regular updates by command line.Next
I put it here Thanks for reading. After your post - request, I went on Amazon. As for bootable distros on a thumb drive. I got it working at my first stop. We are committed to keeping our content free and independent, which means no paywalls, no sponsored posts, no annoying ad formats or subscription fees. Why do obviously clever people make this so goddamned hard? Add persistent option to Ubuntu 13. If you encounter a message stating An error 1 occurred while executing syslinux.Next
High level of consciousness is faaaar harder to come by than high level of intellect. Many distros, such as the ultra-fast booting Slax, consistently failed to locate wireless. Many flash drives you might find at local department stores won't be fast enough. Or, it could be source code to compile a driver. Like you, I am very frustrated with wi-fi connectivity issues which I have written about in another thread.Next
Thanks for reading this article. You find the Driver Manager in the second column after selecting Administration in the first. Sidebar: I find the use of the Lisa codename delightfully tantalizing. Well, it depends on what's inside, of course! Now have worked out how to use this to install the full system from that drive onto another 16Gb pen drive. Martin, I am recommending Linux Mint 17. You'd have to extract it and check it out.Next
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Followed the instruction and got a live system on a 4Gb pen drive: great. As far as i read, these two chipsets works with Linux Kernel v. Thanks for trying to compile and install the driver. Corrected casper slider max size relative to fat32 or ntfs selection. I also noticed something when i look in the readme file; Hi, last week i landed in this Thread and saw that phd21 was recommending the Edimax 7833. Your email address will not be published. Install Updates If your system is up to date, proceed to install the upgrade tool by running the following command from a terminal.Next
Once the computer boots, you should see the following window. You might also wish to try another. First, some problems with your question: You need to state the exact name of your Linux distribution and the version. I have been rebuilding Scraptops for the last 6 months. We are in similar situation and i am sure there are many more people like us who wants to jump into 5ghz technology but cannot do it due to this absurd Linux driver issues. Note: your path may be different.
Martin, the Linux Mint installation media contains a wide selection of drivers. Furtunately Linux Mint makes it easy to accomplish this. Same on laptop and desktop with both Ubuntu 16. If so, what commands should I use? You should see your usb detected. Right click and select extract here. Wow, who would guess people would want to connect to the internet in 2017? First thing I did was open the Driver Manager to find out if the wireless adapter was installed properly.Next
I have copied all of them to a hard drive, each in a different folder, Mint 14-64, Mint 15-64, Mint 16-64, Mint 17. As you can see, I have Nvidia GeForce 940M graphics card installed on my computer. Do i need to do something else? Mint even offers and installs any dedicated graphics card drivers needed. The installation went fine and the first boot after it booted right into the Linux Mint desktop after entering the password I used to encrypt the data on the device. Just a little more work in Linux, but it works very well. I want to use wi-fi connection on my old notebook on which the Linux Mint 15 is installed, but I can't because it doesn't see any available installed drivers on it.Next