Thursday, 23 January 2014

FSTAB Backup (Linux Mint 15)

# /etc/fstab: static file system information.
#
#            

#Entry for /dev/sda2 :
UUID=a8df1bf1-348e-488d-8b4b-85cf697508a2 / ext4 errors=remount-ro 0 1
#Entry for /dev/sda3 :
UUID=af6228ed-ecf6-4ba5-b41b-1ee2ad3131d1 /home ext4 defaults 0 2
#Entry for /dev/sdb5 :
UUID=6A96512F11008B6C /media/Archives ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_GB.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sdb1 :
UUID=717C64040B1AAA85 /media/Audio ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_GB.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sdb7 :
UUID=22B1D8761652CD13 /media/Audiobooks ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_GB.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sdb2 :
UUID=4DA5A9D475203A97 /media/Comics ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_GB.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sdb3 :
UUID=5738040F13AA6DB3 /media/Encrypted ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_GB.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sda6 :
UUID=7DD730AC7EBC41BA /media/Storage ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_GB.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sdb6 :
UUID=3D6F4D094E05930A /media/Television ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_GB.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sdb8 :
UUID=485D903C5ED3DE8B /media/Video ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_GB.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/mapper/cryptswap1 :
/dev/sda5 none swap sw 0 0
#UUID=86612f93-9212-4b65-a84e-5e2246958ee6 none swap sw 0 0

#UUID=4911e8b6-c879-459b-8d47-3a5d2dbe19fb none swap sw 0 0

Wednesday, 1 January 2014

Fixing Skype 64 Bit (Linux Mint 16)

I kept having this problem installing the 32 bit version of Linux in Linux 64 bit: pusleaudio would never show up is the sound options. To fix it, I ended up installing the i386 version of libpulse
apt-get install libpulse0:i386
It may also be worth trying to run Skype from a terminal using...
PULSE_LATENCY_MSEC=30 skype 
If it works, try adding...
Exec=/usr/bin/env PULSE_LATENCY_MSEC=30 /usr/bin/skype %U
... to the 'exec' line in the .desktop file.

Remove 'hiberfile' from Windows 10 Installation

If update-grub drops your Windows installation, first create a folder to mount the Windows partition in (e.g. home/yourname/temp), then run ...