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  1. Hillbilly H

    Arduino Simulator

    Any one know of a good "for kids" Offline arduino simulator that works with Linux? LOL i got a arduino uno to teach myself so i can get the kids started. But we cant afford to buy all the kids an arduino.. ;)
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    intel core i series generation interchangeability

    i was thinking about up grading from my 1gen i5 750 cpu to a i7 but will a E.G.( 5th Gen i7 work in place of a 1gen i5)?
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    Mud dauber nest on motherboard?

    Mud dauber nest on motherboard. For those who may not be familiar with Mud daubers. They are wasps that constructs its nest of mud and can be Vary Hard. Normally all you have to do is throw some water on them to clean them up but i dont think that will be grate for the MB LOL. i was thinking of...
  4. Hillbilly H

    Linux Mint 20.2

    Has anyone upgraded yet?
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    Happy independence day! U.S.A.

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    emulationstation and snap

    Was thinking about using emulationstation and it requires you to have "snap" but snap requires you to remove "/etc/apt/preferences.d/nosnap.pref" What is nosnap.pref and do i need it? i tried retroarch but it was stuttering bad on all cores and all games. (refresh rate set 60 Hertz)
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    Retropi for raspberry pi on Mint?

    i have my raspberry pi running Retropi. Can i get that sd card to work on my pc running Mint? P.S. my ROMs are "fair use". P.S.S if this a forbidden subject please delete.
  8. Hillbilly H

    Our school is now running Linux

    As of yesterday all five of our school computers are running Linux Mint 20.1 :D P.S. Yes its a vary small privet school "mostly family"
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    Video graphics card opinions

    i would like your alls opinions on relatively inexpensive graphics cards. My nvidia geforce gtx 960 ""knockoff"" is showing signs going belly up. What i need is a PCIe 2.0 x16 with hdmi and the most taxing thing it will need to do is run the game "the witcher" :)
  10. Hillbilly H

    Organizing music files?

    My computer is like my barn,work shop... i know the stuff is in there but i will have to go looking.. ;) So what would be the best way to organize this mess? "The music files not the junk" :D FYi i have 20+ years of mp3 and wav and many multiples.
  11. Hillbilly H

    mp4s.org have spyware/virus?

    Has any one used mp4s.org? Too me it look too good to be true.
  12. Hillbilly H

    Linux on a rca android 10 viking tablet?

    is there a Linux distro that can replace the google software that is on a rca android 10 viking tablet??
  13. Hillbilly H

    Recover deleted files on a flash drive?

    Recover deleted files on a flash drive? Can anyone suggest a program? :) i am running Linux Mint 20.1
  14. Hillbilly H

    Media burners? So many to choose!

    fxburn, Brasero, K3b, GnomeBaker,... if you dont mind me asking. What would you recommend for a neophyte. "still working my way up to newb" The first one i looked at was K3b but apparently it dont like other software i have.
  15. Hillbilly H

    flags running lscpu lspci -nn | grep -i vga

    i ran "after using time shift" lscpu lspci -nn | grep -i vga and seen "flags" is this something that is bad? The flags. fpu vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 apic sep mtr r pge mca cmov pat pse36 clflush dts acpi mmx f xsr sse...
  16. Hillbilly H

    The back woods country music

    LOL For those who love country and bluegrass music.
  17. Hillbilly H

    [Solved] faststone substitute?

    Found XnView MP but its a 2.5+-gig download. What are you all using?
  18. Hillbilly H

    A good read "Inside an International Tech-Support Scam"

    https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/info-2021/international-tech-support-scam-exposed.html
  19. Hillbilly H

    Custom system sounds

    is it possible to create custom system sounds? Mint 20.1
  20. Hillbilly H

    its official!

    its official ! i am microsoft free and loving it! Happy,Happy,Happy! :D
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