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If I ignore the transparency issue I got mate-terminal finally working by making my old profiles more accurate. Apparently mate-terminal now employs more stricter error checking mechanism and no longer work with undefined profile names ie. --tab-with-profile=Default only works in one profile (the first one.) Your next profile must be named differently (...
If you use 'File' and 'Open', Geany will open the file in the current 'primary' instance, i.e. the Geany instance which you are currently using and not the first instance.
Nevermind, I found the answer. Inserting a Ctrl-Alt-Backspace restarted X and fixed my issue. Thanks anyways though.
For those who haven't upgraded to Linux Mint Mate 18, there is a fix to have the menu select the top entry in the search form. This worked for me on Mint Mate 17.3. First, find the applications.py file that corresponds to your Mint menu: $ locate applications.py /usr/lib/linuxmint/mintMenu/plugins/applications.py /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/ufw/...
You have to actually run the vncserver - it does not start automatically. And if by any chance you want to share your existing session, vncserver is not the right tool - you want x11vnc or vino for that.
There is a generic place to add things like this: ~/.xsessionrc. This is on Ubuntu Trusty 14.04: $ grep -rs USERXSESSIONRC /etc/ /etc/gdm/Xsession:USERXSESSIONRC=$HOME/.xsessionrc /etc/X11/Xsession:USERXSESSIONRC=$HOME/.xsessionrc /etc/X11/Xsession.d/40x11-common_xsessionrc:if [ -r "$USERXSESSIONRC" ]; then /etc/X11/Xsession.d/40x11-common_xsessionrc: . "$...
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