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by towwire
Sun Oct 14, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General
Replies: 55
Views: 1337

Re: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General

Seems like it would be easily possible to allow basic html formatting commands (bold, underline, italics) while prohibiting automatic loading of external links, much like for example this forum software does. Without that ability they are limiting outgoing emails to little more than the equivalent ...
by towwire
Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General
Replies: 55
Views: 1337

Re: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 ..

Thanks towwire for pointing me to the comparison for the .. The Bat. I wonder .. Does that bat have a feature to check and manipulate mail on server? "the_bat.chm" From the Bat Help: With The Bat!'s Mail Dispatcher you can easily manage your mail on the server, even with POP3 accounts. It is especi...
by towwire
Sun Oct 07, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General
Replies: 55
Views: 1337

Re: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 ..

Go here and scroll down to see a comparison. https://www.ritlabs.com/en/products/thebat/ My old version is the Pro but I never tried the portable version as I just had a copy installed on both my laptop and my desktop. The one thing that I did not like was their mail ticker which I disabled. What I ...
by towwire
Sun Oct 07, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General
Replies: 55
Views: 1337

Re: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 ..

Hi wulf, well, I guess I should say upfront that this has kind of morphed into a different topic - eMail for Linux. Yes, there is something about/in thunderbird that always twist me the wrong way. I always end up uninstalling it. I'm sure they all have there ups and downs. I tend to like the progra...
by towwire
Thu Aug 16, 2018 11:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-Workbench Community Respin
Replies: 52
Views: 8663

Re: MX-Workbench Community Respin

I posted a 18.8 version https://sourceforge.net/projects/mx-linux/files/Snapshots/Community_Respins/ Use the zsync-respins.sh to get the ISOs it will save you a lot of time and bandwidth if you have an older ISO. Changelog: - updated 174 packages - added attr, rename, mx-boot-options packages - rem...
by towwire
Thu Jul 12, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: CR Discussion
Topic: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team
Replies: 1169
Views: 117725

Re: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team

Stevo wrote:
Sat Jul 07, 2018 1:02 pm
Intel-microcode 20180703.2 for test repos, which is supposed to address more Spectre exploits.

Latest 4.17.4-based Liquorix kernel.

vym-2.6.11

Calibre 3.27.1
Where is Calibre 3.27.1? I checked the MX TestRepo and not there, and the full apt shows 3.26.1.
by towwire
Thu Jul 12, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: [SOLVED] MX-17.1: GPG-verification of ISO outputs "BAD signature"
Replies: 15
Views: 655

Re: MX-17.1: GPG-verification of ISO outputs "BAD signature"

Cut By the way: On https://sourceforge.net/projects/mx-linux/files/Final/MX-17.1/, the file is offered by the name "MX-17.1_x64.iso". That entry is linked to https://sourceforge.net/projects/mx-linux/files/Final/MX-17.1/MX-17.1_x64.iso/download. However, when I actually download the file, it is nam...
by towwire
Sun Apr 22, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: MX and my problem
Replies: 29
Views: 1861

Re: MX and my problem

Jerry3904 wrote:The old MX ISOs are on Source Forge, though not the MX-14 releases. No idea about the old Mepis ones, but you can snoop around the mirrors on that website.
They are here:
http://distro.ibiblio.org/mepis/released/
by towwire
Mon Apr 02, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Wine 3.0 from testrepo error
Replies: 2
Views: 521

Re: Wine 3.0 from testrepo error

Stevo wrote:Most of our users seem to be happy with winehq-staging instead of the standard Wine; would that work for you?
I removed it and installed winehq-staging, just wanted to what was different. I had problems installing it too. Did the old version and then updated which went fine.
by towwire
Sun Apr 01, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: Wine 3.0 from testrepo error
Replies: 2
Views: 521

Wine 3.0 from testrepo error

Here is the error: $ winecfg it looks like wine32 is missing, you should install it. as root, please execute "apt-get install wine32" wine: created the configuration directory '/home/towwire/.wine' 0012:err:ole:marshal_object couldn't get IPSFactory buffer for interface {00000131-0000-0000-c000-0000...

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