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by mmikeinsantarosa
Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:40 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Skype for Linux -- lots better!
Replies: 36
Views: 899

Re: Skype for Linux -- lots better!

I have 1 kid in MN and another in OR and they both have MX laptops and kids. It's always been nice to see them on skype during the holidays. I'm just trying to find something we can continue doing this with. One of those LTs is 32 bit. - mike Mike, do they have cellphones? Skype works fine on Andro...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Thu Nov 16, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Skype for Linux -- lots better!
Replies: 36
Views: 899

Re: Skype for Linux -- lots better!

I have 1 kid in MN and another in OR and they both have MX laptops and kids. It's always been nice to see them on skype during the holidays. I'm just trying to find something we can continue doing this with. One of those LTs is 32 bit. - mike
by mmikeinsantarosa
Wed Nov 15, 2017 11:47 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Skype for Linux -- lots better!
Replies: 36
Views: 899

Re: Skype for Linux -- lots better!

has anybody tried any of the following?:
jitsi
ooVoo
googleHangouts
Tox
Viber
by mmikeinsantarosa
Wed Nov 15, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread
Replies: 47
Views: 1058

Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

which has a python3-minimal (>= 3.5) dependency which isn't available in jessie.
Guess that should go into the depends list for MX17's builds.

owo - have you tried to build python3-minimal (>= 3.5) on a jessie base?

- mike
by mmikeinsantarosa
Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread
Replies: 47
Views: 1058

Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

Stevo wrote:Weird: in my Virtual Box install of MX 17, Youtube plays triple speed.

It's just trying to keep up with you ;)
by mmikeinsantarosa
Tue Nov 14, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread
Replies: 47
Views: 1058

Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

If anybody that needs the language packs could test this to see what happens, it would be nice to know what to expect and redirect these users to a solution for which I currently don't have.
by mmikeinsantarosa
Tue Nov 14, 2017 2:36 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: conkeror won't run
Replies: 8
Views: 163

Re: conkeror won't run

The same version is already available in stretch so it will be available in stock MX-17.
by mmikeinsantarosa
Tue Nov 14, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread
Replies: 47
Views: 1058

Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

Here's what's changed: Version 57.0, first offered to Release channel users on November 14, 2017 Firefox now exclusively supports extensions built using the WebExtension API, and unsupported legacy extensions will no longer work. Learn more about our efforts to improve the performance and security o...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Tue Nov 14, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread
Replies: 47
Views: 1058

MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

firefox-57.0 is now ready for download from the test repo.

This update is also good for MEPIS12/MX14,15,16.
by mmikeinsantarosa
Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: conkeror won't run
Replies: 8
Views: 163

Re: conkeror won't run

Mike, Thanks for your prompt answer. I don't know if this is any help, but I tried Conkeror 1.0.3 on Debian Stretch and it works normally. If you rebuild the Conkeror package, please post here when it's ready to test it. .... conkeror_1.0.3 is available from the MX15/16 test repo. You should be abl...

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