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by skidoo
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:14 am
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: Xfce4 developer on Xfce4.14: Dedoimedo interview
Replies: 30
Views: 653

Re: Xfce4 developer on Xfce4.14: Dedoimedo interview

. so today I watched a troll barge into a roomfulla xfce fanbois and... The price you will have to pay is adopt systemd and be assimilated. And I am not joking. [. . .] Do we know what really happened to Ian Murdock? We don't. [. . .] Touchy subject? Something it's not desirable to talk about? Taboo...
by skidoo
Sun Oct 15, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Art Discussion
Topic: Calling for submissions - MX17 wallpapers
Replies: 31
Views: 1386

Re: Calling for submissions - MX17 wallpapers

is that the same cat from the MX15 wallpaper?

Shhh!
I only borrowed him; i put him back after the photo session. (Actually, Idunno; until your post mentioning it, I was unaware an MX15 kitty wallpaper image existed.)
by skidoo
Sun Oct 15, 2017 6:27 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: MX-16.1: Sylpheed ignores Xfce default browser choice - why?
Replies: 2
Views: 88

Re: MX-16.1: Sylpheed ignores Xfce default browser choice - why?

While this works o.k., obviously this is far from being a clean solution. I'd say it is a clean ( and is the most sane ** ) solution. ** Here's a reading list for ya: http://blog.codef00.com/2011/02/18/the-default-browser-on-linux-debacle/ http://www.shellperson.net/tag/sensible-browser/ https://ub...
by skidoo
Sat Oct 14, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Art Discussion
Topic: Calling for submissions - MX17 wallpapers
Replies: 31
Views: 1386

Re: Calling for submissions - MX17 wallpapers

Image


Image

6. post these same details of your submission(s) in this thread as well.

page for each displays the following details:
a) skidoo created Oct 14, 2017
b) license: CC0 (public domain)
c) no attribution requested
by skidoo
Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: MX 17 Alpha3
Replies: 31
Views: 1360

Re: MX 17 Alpha3

(mentioned during MX16.1 testing) Note the blurred "LibreOffice" text when that menu item has focus (vs not) and the blur/graininess of the tooltip text. The blur immediately disappeared when any other theme is selected (any, other than the 5 problematic themes I mentioned) http://i.imgur....
by skidoo
Mon Oct 09, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: YouTube videos don't play in FF [Solved]
Replies: 24
Views: 594

Re: YouTube videos don't play in FF

quite a few recent discussions on the subject (recent ff problems with youtube and other video sites) here:
https://www.reddit.com/r/firefox/search?q=youtube&sort=new&restrict_sr=on&t=all
by skidoo
Fri Oct 06, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: Documentation and videos
Topic: where do YOU learn about additional apps/software?
Replies: 14
Views: 1471

Re: where do YOU learn about additional apps/software?

https://linuxappfinder.com/alternatives provides an "alternatives lookup" list similar to linuxalt.com the https://linuxappfinder.com/ site also provides categorized pages of software (its categorized lists are well-populated, but are not up-to-date) Backup & Recovery Business & F...
by skidoo
Fri Oct 06, 2017 1:07 pm
Forum: Documentation and videos
Topic: where do YOU learn about additional apps/software?
Replies: 14
Views: 1471

Re: where do YOU learn about additional apps/software?

http://www.linuxalt.com/ lists windows {{{---}}} linux equivalents and alternatives for various software titles example: Nero Burning Rom Brasero (http://perso.orange.fr/bonfire/index.htm) GnomeBaker (http://gnomebaker.sourceforge.net/) Graveman! (http://graveman.tuxfamily.org/) K3b (http://www.k3b...
by skidoo
Tue Oct 03, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Installing PonyProg2000-2.08c.tar.gz to mx-16.1
Replies: 19
Views: 343

Re: Installing PonyProg2000-2.08c.tar.gz to mx-16.1

it's a deb file made for arm64
it is for amd64 platform
my pc is 32bit
ah, okay, post (to pastebin.com, and provide a link) the terminal output showing the compiler errors

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