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by rich
Tue Nov 27, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles
Replies: 143
Views: 10679

Re: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles

Stevo wrote:
Sun Nov 25, 2018 10:33 pm
I went by that reviewer's place to pick up the rkhunter as invited, but they wouldn't answer the door...
Stevo wrote:
Sun Nov 25, 2018 10:46 pm
...his body marched backwards to where we awaited.
Very moving.

Audio version of this masterpiece https://vocaroo.com/i/s17MEjUGNGok
by rich
Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:50 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Context menu odd behaviour on some apps (thunar, terminal, mousepad, desktop)
Replies: 6
Views: 145

Re: Context menu odd behaviour on some apps (thunar, terminal, mousepad, desktop)

Interdasting... thunar 1.6.11 in mint 18.3 does not have the "odd behavior" on my end either... so you're right, maybe it's not a gtk2 limitation... I'll update here if I can figure it out
by rich
Mon Nov 26, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Context menu odd behaviour on some apps (thunar, terminal, mousepad, desktop)
Replies: 6
Views: 145

Re: Context menu odd behaviour on some apps (thunar, terminal, mousepad, desktop)

I think I see what you mean and as far as I can tell it's a qt vs gtk thing but that doesn't follow with xubuntu 18.10 behaving different. I'll have to boot that and see what's up... edit actually it's probably a gtk2 thing which would explain why xubuntu 18.10 doesn't have this issue in thunar sinc...
by rich
Sun Nov 25, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Wine Problems, Txt2Speech sound problems,
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Re: Wine Problems, Txt2Speech sound problems,

So you want to use a cd that has a windows program on it?
by rich
Sun Nov 25, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Some programs don't create windows.
Replies: 10
Views: 215

Re: Some programs don't create windows.

Hard for me to say but thanks for pointing it out. Glad this worked : )
by rich
Sun Nov 25, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Some programs don't create windows.
Replies: 10
Views: 215

Re: Some programs don't create windows.

what about these two

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env QT_AUTO_SCREEN_SCALE_FACTOR=0 vlc

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env QT_AUTO_SCREEN_SCALE_FACTOR=0 calibre
by rich
Sun Nov 25, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Some programs don't create windows.
Replies: 10
Views: 215

Re: Some programs don't create windows.

Does it work from the terminal if you run the commands like this?

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QT_DEVICE_PIXEL_RATIO=1 vlc
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QT_DEVICE_PIXEL_RATIO=1 calibre
by rich
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: 8k TV broadcast in Japan from Dec 1st
Replies: 5
Views: 141

Re: 8k TV broadcast in Japan from Dec 1st

*reads 8K TV article on 15 inch 1366x768 laptop screen*
by rich
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:28 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Where is my grub installed?
Replies: 5
Views: 185

Re: Where is my grub installed?

I get the same thing on mine.. a little digging revealed some info here: https://www.gnu.org/software/grub/manual/grub/grub.html#BIOS-installation It's not a problem :thumbsup: $ sudo dpkg-reconfigure grub-pc Installing for i386-pc platform. grub-install: warning: this msdos-style partition label ha...

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