|Last modified: 14-11-2012|
By default, the root password has no password and is, thus, disabled: sudo passwd, followed by "su -"
The standard release doesn't support loadkeys to change the keyboard layout to non-English
To install an OpenSSH server: apt-get update ; apt-get install openssh-server
No alias for ll → alias ll="ls -alF"
Welcome to the chaotic world of Linux ;-)
The main differences are:
The desktop: LXDE, KDE, Mate/Gnome
The underlying OS: Debian or Ubuntu. As of 2012, Mint is moving from Ubuntu to Debian.
Starting sda1 at sector 2048 is safer than the traditional 64 because the boot loader (eg. GRUB) might need a few sectors after sector 0 where the MBR is located. It could also be a strategy to avoid lower performance on Advanced Format hard disks where sectors are 4,096 byte-long.
SQUASHFS error: Unable to read data cache entry [1981c5bd]
SQUASHFS error: Unable to read page, block 1981c5bd, size 14f05
SQUASHFS error: squashfs_read_data failed to read block 0x1be88f35
SQUASHFS error: Unable to read fragment cache entry [1be88f35]
SQUASHFS error: Unable to read page, block 1be88f35, size 1836d
Is there a localized release of Mint so that non-English speaking users can use it?