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by skidoo
Mon Sep 18, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: Hollywood
Replies: 5
Views: 190

Re: Hollywood

2guntom, the author responded favorably when someone posted to github requesting a "snap" package https://github.com/dustinkirkland/hollywood/issues/7 so maybe he would be amenable to creating an "appimage" ( which could then be hosted for download from https://bintray.com/probon...
by skidoo
Mon Sep 18, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: hollywood [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 148

Re: add-apt-repository

ah, stevo posted before I finished typing this hollywood: fill your console with Hollywood melodrama technobabble This utility will split your console into a multiple panes of genuine technobabble, perfectly suitable for any Hollywood geek melodrama. It is particularly suitable on any number of comp...
by skidoo
Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:56 am
Forum: antiX
Topic: Tip: installing 16 on 4.3G partition or drive
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: Tip: installing 16 on 4.3G partition or drive

fatmac, thanks for checking. Your list looks familiar ~~ safe-to-remove leftovers immediately after I had uninstalled LibreOffice. Although the packages on that 10mo-old install I tested are not fully up-to-date, I didn't realize it had become frankendebian-ized. edit: I sorted it out. "libssl1...
by skidoo
Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:33 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Can anyone help me with this error which i get during booting of mx
Replies: 4
Views: 142

Re: Can anyone help me with this error which i get during booting of mx

Try a websearch. I can't recall the details, but "ehci-orion" sounds familiar as problem theme.
by skidoo
Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:26 am
Forum: antiX
Topic: still can not access antiX forums
Replies: 5
Views: 221

Re: still can not access antiX forums

rinse and repeat Instead, troubleshoot by changing one of the variable factors and retry. Omit the passwordmanagercopypaste step and retry creating an account. Retry using a different web browser, or from another computer, or from a different O/S, or from a different IP address... about that last v...
by skidoo
Fri Sep 15, 2017 1:07 am
Forum: antiX
Topic: antiX forum change - tapatalk?
Replies: 17
Views: 606

Re: antiX forum change - tapatalk?

Linked videos displayed inline, right in the forum page?
Hooboy, I'm gonna have lots of fun putting that to use!


{serious face}
um, i meant to say:
Good to know! That feature sure will be useful when replying to help requests.
by skidoo
Fri Sep 15, 2017 12:55 am
Forum: antiX
Topic: I want to dump all desktops except one.
Replies: 11
Views: 636

Re: I want to dump all desktops except one.

Sorry I'm not being very descriptive. I first tried to crunch distros all at once but when you first mistake come up you have to start from the beginning again ,or fix it. Fixing it takes way more time that falling back to the last stable Copy.. You work on it a couple of days burn the ISO then sta...
by skidoo
Fri Sep 15, 2017 12:19 am
Forum: antiX
Topic: I want to dump all desktops except one.
Replies: 11
Views: 636

Re: I want to dump all desktops except one.

edit: content merged into later post ----v
by skidoo
Fri Sep 15, 2017 12:07 am
Forum: antiX
Topic: Tip: installing 16 on 4.3G partition or drive
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: Tip: installing 16 on 4.3G partition or drive

edit: removed unwarranted blather regarding apt-get autoremove Today, checking sudo apt-get -s autoremove on my long-running antiX16 system, the output list is surprisingly short. More importantly, I expect that the actual removal of these autoremove-listed packages would have been regrettable. amo...
by skidoo
Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: antiX
Topic: Tip: installing 16 on 4.3G partition or drive
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: Tip: installing 16 on 4.3G partition or drive

sudo tune2fs -m 0 /dev/[target-partition] above reduces reserve disk space to zero % zero, for a boot partition, invites regrettable consequences. If you insist on changing the default, perhaps 1% would be a safe/sane choice. I'm not brave enough to tempt fate by choosing 1%; if you do so, I would ...

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