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by manyroads
Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Lightweight Browser for Twitter use
Replies: 9
Views: 182

Re: Lightweight Browser for Twitter use

What's wrong with using something like Corebird which is tuned to being a twitter feeder?
by manyroads
Sun Nov 18, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18 Names? Ideas?
Replies: 19
Views: 510

Re: MX-18 Names? Ideas?

@oops I like it... but then we all know. Never mind. ;)
by manyroads
Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18 Names? Ideas?
Replies: 19
Views: 510

Re: MX-18 Names? Ideas?

How about using oxymorons like:
military intelligence
jumbo shrimp
alone together
virtual reality
open secret
by manyroads
Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: MX Linux For Creatives?
Replies: 18
Views: 417

Re: MX Linux For Creatives?

I have to say that my XFCE Desktop consumes about 1.4 GB regularly.... right now its using 800MB for Chromium and 250MB for Dropbox (my two beasts). Everything else fits in the 400MB remainder.
by manyroads
Sat Nov 17, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: MX Linux For Creatives?
Replies: 18
Views: 417

Re: MX Linux For Creatives?

I think you ought to try the MX distro in a sandbox, perhaps an appropriately configured Virtualbox. Gnome is never resource light... as for xfce it is known as a lightweight DE especially when compared to gnome or KDE. Although I have to say, if you are really skilled you can bulk up and create a r...
by manyroads
Sat Nov 17, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: National Spy Agency Speck Removed
Replies: 4
Views: 157

Re: National Spy Agency Speck Removed

I think latent un-controlled (meaning non-user controlled or externally accessible) access routes are both technical & political when they are initiated by a government, no matter the reason.
by manyroads
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: National Spy Agency Speck Removed
Replies: 4
Views: 157

Re: National Spy Agency Speck Removed

Wahoo...oops. No one saw me say that, right?!?
by manyroads
Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: Canonical Extends Ubuntu Support
Replies: 13
Views: 250

Re: Canonical Extends Ubuntu Support

@oops... well no guts, no glory. :eek: :hell: Seriously though, I do test a lot in VirtualBox myself. :popcorn:
by manyroads
Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Canonical Extends Ubuntu Support
Replies: 13
Views: 250

Re: Canonical Extends Ubuntu Support

Just so another voice is heard... I personally prefer to "dance on the edge". I appreciate stability for others but as for me, I am happy testing, stressing, concocting new variations. And when they break, :hot: I am happy rebuilding "to my last stable base". :alien:
by manyroads
Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Gnome 3
Replies: 8
Views: 223

Re: Gnome 3

@rasat it sounds like you have built your own custom environment... ;) The beauty of linux is that you can do such things... :happy: the down side is you need to maintain them. :lipsrsealed: I do the same. :bagoverhead:

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