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by KBD
Sat Apr 20, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: CR Discussion
Topic: Distrowatch Ranking
Replies: 12
Views: 355

Re: Distrowatch Ranking

Yes! Well done MX Linux!
by KBD
Fri Apr 19, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Hordes are coming ...
Replies: 76
Views: 5682

Re: The Hordes are coming ...

I saw something to-day while researching new laptops that could send even more folks over to Linux. Microsoft has launched WINDOWS 10 S which is identical to regular Win 10 except for one very large gotcha: a user can only install software that has been downloaded from the official windows store. s...
by KBD
Fri Apr 19, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Testimonials
Topic: MX Linux is very good; it took some time, but now I'm settled in and happy
Replies: 12
Views: 526

Re: MX Linux is very good; it took some time, but now I'm settled in and happy

MEPIS was my first experience with Linux, and I was a complete newbie. But some of the same people who are here today got me started back then. Today MX is easier to use than MEPIS was 8 years ago. MX Package Installer is great and has the majority of apps newbs are looking for. Installing codecs is...
by KBD
Fri Apr 19, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: MX Tunes
Replies: 43
Views: 2642

Re: MX Tunes

Listening to Steven Curtis Chapman this holiday weekend.
All Things New
by KBD
Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Problems with login in chrome/chromium
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Re: Problems with login in chrome/chromium

I once deleted gnome-keyring and that stopped Chrome from remembering my passwords. That particular install I reinstalled the OS to get Chrome back and working. I hope you find an easier route. Reinstalling gnome-keyring didn't help me. I think I also reinstalled seahorse, but I must have missed som...
by KBD
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Laptop died
Replies: 16
Views: 373

Re: Laptop died

Small electronics you can stick in a plastic bag with rice to soak up the moisture for a few days. Would need a lot of rice and several weeks with a laptop I'd imagine.
by KBD
Thu Apr 18, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What init system do you use on MX, the default (sysVinit) or systemd?
Replies: 53
Views: 2876

Re: Some snaps are available as flatpaks...

but I wish there was a tool amongst the MX Tools, for toggling to systemd (and it will keep booting that way, by default, until further notice). .[/b] When you start to boot choose advanced, boot up into systemd. Under boot options after you are running in MX set it to continue to boot systemd. I d...
by KBD
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Notre Dame on fire :(
Replies: 37
Views: 968

Re: Notre Dame on fire :(

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