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Sometimes I just hit shut down forgetting I had my firefox session open, which I like to keep all tabs and windows across reboots. Solus shuts down so quickly and every time I forget to close it my self before clicking shut down, in the next boot it shows a tab ... should work to compensate for that, not the other way around! So is there any way I can have Solus properly quit at least firefox?
asked Jul 26, 2019 ceramics 140 points 4
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Canon PIXMA MX922 contains 100 rate dial areas in addition to a 250-page memory so that you can get faxes also whenever the system runs out paper. Canon PIXMA MX922 with some excess will cause you to discover that it’s helpful. Canon printer Drivers for Mac Windows 10
asked Jul 21, 2019 CanonPrinterdriver 120 points 5
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Hi guys Do you know how to install Kit Scenarist ? I moved from Mint to Solus today and trying to set up my desktop. Can't find any Gdebi like app to install Kit Scenarist .deb file. I never compiled any app from source, so it's kinda hard for me :) Kit Scenarist homepage: https://kitscenarist.ru/en/download.html
asked Jul 17, 2019 dominiq 120 points 1 3
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asked Jul 8, 2019 arya 120 points 3
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RealVNC only provide .deb, .rpm, and a Generic Script. The generic script has a script "vncinstall" which unfortunately doesn't work - If I run the application in the Applications folder, I then cannot log into the RealVNC account. What I would like to be able ... for a flatpak or snap package but unfortunately couldn't find anything. Would it be possible to have an eopkg created for it? Ghanks
asked Jun 25, 2019 Pekempy 140 points 1 4
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Hi, I'm trying to get RealVNC working- but unfortunately can't seem to on Solus. I need this to remote in often, and I need to be able to sign in with my account
asked Jun 25, 2019 Pekempy 140 points 1 4
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Any way to use Solus OS as a bticoin/altcoin mining rig? I can't seem to figure it out. Thanks! Gabe
asked Jun 13, 2019 gabraham6 130 points 1 3
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Hi, Was anyone able to install ryver desktop from the gz file ? https://ryver.com/downloads/ Thanks
asked Jun 3, 2019 embb 140 points 6
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HI I NEED GDEBI COMMAND TERMINAL ( LIKE UBUNTU, LINUX) I NEED ALL COMMAND FOR TERMINAL SOLUS
asked May 11, 2019 lucius 120 points 1 3
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Hi, can somebody point me in the right direction, please? I set up Telegram and Psensor to launch on start up but on each start up they don't start minimized in tray but show windows that I need to close every time which is annoying. Thank you!
asked Apr 29, 2019 ladislavsulc 120 points 1 3
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Hello, I have a printer to install Ricoh SP111 in solus. To work, I have to get the below packages to install: 1) jbigkit 2)inotify-tools I found the package inotify-tools but the 1) package wasnt found. Can someone let me know if the following package is available or alternative for the package is available. If it isnt available then How to request the package.
asked Apr 3, 2019 Gopher 120 points 3
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I downloaded solus 4.0 and installed on my existing system. The theme looks very different in solus 4 . I don't see any option to change theme. How can I get the old solus theme?
asked Mar 20, 2019 riccardo 120 points 1 3
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I have installed Solus 3.9999 Budgie on Lenovo Ideapad 320. This is a dual boot machine with Windows 10 Home. I have installed rEFInd in the EFI partition and I can boot into Windows fine. When I try to boot into Solus, my passwords are not working.
asked Feb 19, 2019 ylnarayana 280 points 2 8
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Hi, I'm using Solus with KDE on my laptop. However I've to install W10 to use some soft. My laptop works with UEFI & an Optimus Nvidia GTX 1050. I'm using Refind instead of grub atm but I can change it. How should I process to create my dual-boot ? Moreover Solus is on my SSD and I've another disk (hdd) of 1To ( 500Go for storage & 500Go to install windows)
asked Feb 14, 2019 yumenetwork 160 points 1 4
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make ARCH=x86_64 CROSS_COMPILE= -C /lib/modules/4.20.3-108.current/build M=/home/username/Downloads/linux/driver/rtl8821AU_linux_v4.3.14_13455.20150212_BTCOEX20150128-51 modules make[1]: *** /lib/modules/4.20.3-108.current/build: No such file or directory. Stop. make: *** [ ... 'm not too familiar with compiling C and I can't quite figure out what I'm supposed to look for from here. Any ideas?
asked Feb 10, 2019 wolfvarg 130 points 1 3
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I can not figure out how to install Gambas 3 in Solus. It is an application similar to Microsoft Visual Basic for Linux. It is not in the repositories sadly, but i downloaded a tar.gz file from the official website of the application, but i have no idea how to install it. It ... 't even open. What should i do? Tar.gz File: https://gitlab.com/gambas/gambas/-/archive/3.12.2/gambas-3.12.2.tar.bz2
asked Feb 7, 2019 SolusUser999 120 points 1 3
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Posted by laurynas Hello, I’m having issues with WiFi under load. If I download from steam without limiting the speed or watch a Youtube video my wifi just stops working and I have to reconnect to my WiFi even though it shows up as connected. Using my phone’s tethering to access the internet works completely fine, but I don’t want to have phone attached to my laptop all the time. Any suggestions?
asked Feb 6, 2019 aaron 16k points 19 96 141
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Posted by n3dx Hi,I am new to Solus.I came here from Ubuntu background and It seems like I can’t find MongoDB compass app here in Solus.Is it possible to get it? UPDATE Turns out ,it is not possible.Closed
asked Feb 6, 2019 aaron 16k points 19 96 141
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Posted by daff can solus run the telegram
asked Feb 6, 2019 aaron 16k points 19 96 141
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Posted by Pertos56 Taskbar set to left side, minimal, MATE Dark theme. when accessing notifications, the pop out on the right side containing notifications stays stagnant, but when clicking to the next tab marked at Applets the tool gradually crawls over the entire screen like ... liposuction. Is there a fix or patch known for this? can we put it on a diet? its creepy how it crawls across.
asked Feb 6, 2019 aaron 16k points 19 96 141
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