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by skidoo
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tor Browser+VPN?
Replies: 4
Views: 120

Re: Tor Browser+VPN?

Repackaging TorBrowser would break the chain of trust. Here's a list of steps (possibly incomplete) howto achieve "just the browser" after installing the official TorBrowserBundle package: From within a running TorBrowser instance: 1) Visit "Preferences > Advanced > Network > Settings"; speciffy "No...
by skidoo
Sun Oct 14, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: How to change the language system wide?
Replies: 6
Views: 167

Re: How to change the language system wide?

What's up with the "downloader.vip" spam links within the OP's posts, both here and same (spam links) in OP's other posted topic?
by skidoo
Wed Oct 10, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Flatpaks descriptions
Replies: 11
Views: 223

Re: Flatpaks descriptions

From this webpage https://flathub.org/apps you can use the in-page search box (name, description) or browse through the available categories.

Can also find description/screenshots here https://www.opendesktop.org/browse/cat/233/ but most of the listed items are AppImage, not Flatpak
by skidoo
Wed Oct 10, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: antiX
Topic: How to personalize antix
Replies: 12
Views: 647

Re: How to personalize antix

how to customize my desktop with space-fluxbox.
The author of spacefm has provided wonderful documentation http://ignorantguru.github.io/spacefm/s ... topmanager
by skidoo
Wed Oct 10, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: antiX
Topic: How to personalize antix
Replies: 12
Views: 647

Re: How to personalize antix

debian package "fbpanel" docs & screenshots here: http://aanatoly.github.io/fbpanel/ addition docs/tips here: http://lxlinux.com/fbpanel.html It supports custom application launcher buttons, can be used alongside (or instead of) the native fluxbox panel. You can also run multiple instances of fbpane...
by skidoo
Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: root Thunar menu option
Replies: 12
Views: 242

Re: root Thunar menu option

this is fairly dangerous for the systems if normal user have Thunar as root user open Right, I agree. Choosing to not pigeonhole azrielle into the "normal user" category, I strived to explain howto. In retrospect, and after having read fehlix comment, the howto seems like a disservice (coaching a u...
by skidoo
Mon Oct 08, 2018 3:03 am
Forum: antiX
Topic: How to install on usb?
Replies: 10
Views: 323

Re: How to install on usb?

Fine. [...] Guess i'll just have to review those videos skidoo sent to see where i missed out. Hi, I wasn't giving you the brushoff. I posted what I did after trying, and failing, to locate definitive documentation. From within a Windows session (works for Win7, idunno about Win10) I would: 1) down...
by skidoo
Mon Oct 08, 2018 2:15 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: External HDD is 'locked'; Can only read files, despite having read and write permissions
Replies: 12
Views: 295

Re: External HDD is 'locked'; Can only read files, despite having read and write permissions

Okay, so... howabout let's regard the apt-get instruction step as one "offered just in case, for the sake of completeness"
and credit penguin for providing a great tip about using ntfsfix to hopefully solve the OP's issue.
by skidoo
Mon Oct 08, 2018 1:50 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: root Thunar menu option
Replies: 12
Views: 242

Re: root Thunar menu option

a root version of Thunar that is easily accessible (for transferring or copying files from one partition... Given the topic title, my "howto" would have been (still is): As root, open the /usr/share/applications "thunar desktop file" in a text editor. Edit the Exec= line to state Exec=gksu thunar a...
by skidoo
Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: antiX
Topic: How to install on usb?
Replies: 10
Views: 323

Re: How to install on usb?

danielson, detailed instructions are provided in MX User Manual "section 2.2 Creating a bootable medium" ============= related note: The expected content in the following wiki pages is missing/blank when I viewed the pages today: https://mxlinux.org/create-live-usb https://mxlinux.org/videos/live-us...

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