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by KernSpy
Fri Dec 21, 2018 2:27 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: MXPI not showing old kernel ...
Replies: 0
Views: 232

MXPI not showing old kernel ...

Last time I changed kernel to 4.9.126-antix.1-amd64-smp I used MXPI. This time after installing MX 4.19 .. It isn't showing my current kernel (4.9.126-antix.1-amd64-smp) so I can't remove it. I'll see if Synaptic will do it. Edit / Update .. Synaptic did the trick. Now using: 4.19.0-1-amd64 - The 4....
by KernSpy
Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Unable to play DVDs [Solved]
Replies: 29
Views: 1535

Re: Unable to play DVDs

Anyway, I opened VLC and selected: Open Disc - Then the disk window opened with DVD checked and the path to the dvd - /dev/sr0 displayed. I clicked play and the menu opened with movie intro playing. I selected play movie and it worked fine. Would be nice to see the dvd movie play or the menu come u...
by KernSpy
Tue Dec 18, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Unable to play DVDs [Solved]
Replies: 29
Views: 1535

Re: Unable to play DVDs

A friend told me that he had purchased a set of video DVDs and they wouldn't play in Windows or Linux. They would only play on his home dvd player system. Not on his computers. My laptop doesn't have a cd/dvd player, but I do have a usb external player I can try. Will try a few movies and report bac...
by KernSpy
Fri Nov 23, 2018 12:36 am
Forum: Themes and Screenshots
Topic: MX-17 Screenshots
Replies: 341
Views: 44719

Re: MX-17 Screenshots

Spent hours messing around with style settings, themes, icons and so on. I really don't like bright / white screens as they tend to bother my eyes. I set everything I could to dark & darker. Long story short - I didn't like it. Everything was just to dark. It was hard to distinguish one window from ...
by KernSpy
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc
Replies: 86
Views: 2867

Re: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc

I didn't hit the space bar to mark / select partition to install grub to and it asked me something like .. Are you sure you want to proceed without installing grub. - yes/no. I tabbed to "No" and it took me back. Then I got it right by selecting mbr partition. It listed 4 locations to install. Main ...
by KernSpy
Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc
Replies: 86
Views: 2867

Re: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc

I picked - "Install the maintainers version" and then picked the tiny (megabytes) mbr / boot partition. After it installed grub I restarted the machine. I hadn't modified grub, so I figured the maintainer's version was the right choice? All seems to be okay.
by KernSpy
Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Filepicker not displaying thumbnails
Replies: 8
Views: 512

Re: Filepicker not displaying thumbnails

I think PC Fileman has a - thumbnail view. Not sure if that is what you are looking for?
by KernSpy
Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some youtube video links on/about MX-17 ...
Replies: 29
Views: 2050

Some youtube video links on/about MX-17 ...

Here is a list of youtube videos on MX Linux 17 :popcorn: MX Linux 17.1 Review - The Dream Distro? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wCsRMLhVL8Y MX Linux Review of MX-17 - For The Record Matt Hartley -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhQT7Aws_yk Setting Up MX-17 Tyler's Tech -- https://www.youtube.c...
by KernSpy
Mon Nov 05, 2018 4:37 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Think I've broken packages messing with claws plugins - Solved
Replies: 3
Views: 252

Re: Think I've broken packages messing with claws plugins ..

Thanks guys! Yes, will clean up and start new. Be back ...

Edit: Uninstalled Claws Mail - Reinstalled latest from test-repo and installed plugins. Fixed!

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