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by towwire
Tue Aug 20, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Has anyone seen this?
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Has anyone seen this?

Has anyone seen this? https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/net-core-and-systemd/ Looks like Micrsoft is making packages that will connect/intergrate it with systemd. Is this the Windows ification of Linux? Could this help malware migrate from Windows to Linux? Some of the arguments over systemd was...
by towwire
Tue Aug 20, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17/18
Topic: MX 17/18 Repository: The Featherpad Thread
Replies: 40
Views: 6768

Re: MX 17/18 Repository: The Featherpad Thread

I delete .config/featherpad/fp.conf and it works now.
by towwire
Tue Aug 20, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17/18
Topic: MX 17/18 Repository: The Featherpad Thread
Replies: 40
Views: 6768

Re: MX 17/18 Repository: The Featherpad Thread

I just open FeatherPad and start typing. Go back to the beginning and F2 and I am told to add a dictionary. So I added /usr/share/hunspell/en_US.dic. It will then spell check but if I close and then reopen FeatherPad, spell check is not there, I have to add it again. libhunspell-1.7-0: Installed: 1....
by towwire
Tue Aug 20, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17/18
Topic: MX 17/18 Repository: The Featherpad Thread
Replies: 40
Views: 6768

Re: MX 17/18 Repository: The Featherpad Thread

It installed ok but how do you get the spell checker to stick? I have to redo it each time.
by towwire
Sat Aug 17, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Conky Network Question? [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 616

Re: Conky Network Question?

Thank you "anticapitalista" for the link and please thank "male" for me, I will try it later. And thank you "Jerry3904" also. Here is what I've done. I rewrote the Network code and then sent brother the conky in an email for him to try. Here it is and also a screen shot of that section on my compute...
by towwire
Fri Aug 16, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: How to install OpenCPN
Replies: 31
Views: 1503

Re: How to install OpenCPN

When he first asked about it I looked and saw that the 4.8 version was in stable and the 5 version was in test. It looks like the 5 version has been moved to stable. I use the la-repo and just out for a test I get this: towwire@mx18.2:~ $ sudo aptitude install opencpn [sudo] password for towwire: Th...
by towwire
Thu Aug 15, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Conky Network Question? [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 616

Re: Conky Network Question?

He came thru sooner than I expected him to get back to me. $ ifconfig eth0: flags=4163<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,MULTICAST>  mtu 1500         inet 192.168.0.22  netmask 255.255.255.0  broadcast 192.168.0.255         inet6 fd00::1e7f:96b1:d7d5:8664  prefixlen 64  scopeid 0x0<global>         inet6 fe80::2e...
by towwire
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Conky Network Question? [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 616

Re: Conky Network Question?

JayM He will be gone all day, so maybe late tonight U.S. Pacific time. I do know that his Active Network Connection shows Ethernet (eth0). I had him run 'sudo iptraf-ng' in a terminal and it show his HW addresses on eth0 as traffic, there was more but I don't remember it all as we were on the phone....
by towwire
Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Update errors [mostly Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 401

Re: Update errors [mostly Solved]

For now I will just stick with the older version of Gparted. I have the latest on a usb if I want to use it. But thanks for your help.
by towwire
Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Conky Network Question? [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 616

Re: Conky Network Question?

fehlix I have this in the conky, it's been there since I made it. # if_up_strictness link: up | link | address if_up_strictness address I had him check and it is there, he also tried changing from address, to link and up. Makes no change on his system. I don't know what else to try. The one I sent h...

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