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by Gordon Cooper
Wed Jun 21, 2017 11:43 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: Request: Backport SID Version of ...
Replies: 9
Views: 476

Re: Request: Backport SID Version of ...

fldigi was updated (again) this week. Current version is 4.0.5 which appear to be mainly bugfix from 4.0.4. There is a 17.8 MB PDF help file available for Vsn 4.
by Gordon Cooper
Wed Jun 21, 2017 11:02 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Un-Mount Tool
Replies: 5
Views: 102

Un-Mount Tool

Running MX-16.1. The unmount Tool does not always detect that USB devices are installed. If a device is newly mounted then it is detected. Have an USB connected HD and a couple of sticks in use and tool is not seeing them. Possibly caused by not being removed when equipment is shut-down? Have not pr...
by Gordon Cooper
Tue Jun 20, 2017 5:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Greetings & Salutations
Replies: 13
Views: 254

Re: Greetings & Salutations

Welcome back UM. Did wonder if you had gone permanently.
by Gordon Cooper
Sun Jun 18, 2017 10:56 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Live Disk in Virtual Box [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 60

Re: Live Disk in Virtual Box

Thanks Adrian and Stevo. I have VB 5.1 installed but that that is all the progress so far. Have been concentrating on updating other images and wondering if pix are liable to another change with new icons being developed. Edit an hour later : All done thank you. Installation pix all captured and sav...
by Gordon Cooper
Sun Jun 18, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Live Disk in Virtual Box [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 60

Live Disk in Virtual Box [SOLVED]

Wishing to get screenshots of images from an MX installation. Running a live disk in VB will do that but how? (I have very little VB experience)
by Gordon Cooper
Sat Jun 17, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: Request: Backport SID Version of ...
Replies: 9
Views: 476

Re: Request: Backport SID Version of ...

fldigi is already in the repos. Suggest you look at the Amateur radio section in Synaptic Package Manager there are other programs there too.
by Gordon Cooper
Sat Jun 17, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: Testimonials
Topic: MX Linux rising fast on Distrowatch
Replies: 23
Views: 701

Re: MX Linux rising fast on Distrowatch

Yes, if we go back into English history, we will find the statement attributed to Disraeli : There are lies, damn lies, and statistics. We need to very careful when we look at the analysis of quoted results. The downloads of any newly released OS, should be measured over months, even years. Not just...
by Gordon Cooper
Fri Jun 16, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Extra HDDs owned by root
Replies: 13
Views: 249

Re: Extra HDDs owned by root

Gaer Boy wrote:I wouldn't want the current behaviour changed.


I agree.
by Gordon Cooper
Thu Jun 15, 2017 4:45 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Boot configuration for HP Probook 2nd InternalHard Drive
Replies: 7
Views: 132

Re: Boot configuration for HP Probook 2nd InternalHard Drive

REJ, you have my sympathies, have been through those issues myself. This is how I set up an old Toshiba laptop to run XP and MX-linux. It has a 120 GB hard drive which was all XP. First, defragged XP to clean it up, then with GParted reduced XP's space by making three new partitions for Linux root, ...
by Gordon Cooper
Mon Jun 12, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: MX 15 Repository: The palemoon thread
Replies: 182
Views: 15428

Re: MX 15 Repository: The palemoon thread

Thanks Stevo, have a preference for PM.

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