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by Paul..
Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: disable caps lock key
Replies: 6
Views: 126

Re: disable caps lock key

If you can live with a Caps Lock and Num Lock indicator, there is a good one in the repo...very small and it works...I just installed for my 84 year old brother in law...he has an Asus laptop and has a keyboard with no LED indicator. indicator-keylock The indicator is in the Notification Area...and ...
by Paul..
Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Themes and Screenshots
Topic: New Theme, tailored for MX-17
Replies: 21
Views: 516

Re: New Theme, tailored for MX-17

Why does MX not have its own theme?... The dev team is driven by ideas + expertise + free time. An idea without expertise usually doesn't go anywhere...and...expertise without an idea...well, same deal...nothing happens. Sometimes even idea + expertise without free time...then nothing happens, too....
by Paul..
Sat Jan 13, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: [Resolved] Go from Nvidia to Open Source Nouveau Video Driver
Replies: 10
Views: 192

Re: Go from Nvidia to Open Source Nouveau Video Driver

Running NVIDIA 375.82 on the patched Kernel: 4.9.0-5-amd64 x86_64 as of today...no issues...but I see you are trying to go to NVIDIA 384.111 System: Host: xxxxx Kernel: 4.9.0-5-amd64 x86_64 bits: 64 Desktop: Xfce 4.12.3 Distro: MX-17_x64 Horizon December 15, 2017 Machine: Device: desktop Mobo: MSI m...
by Paul..
Sat Jan 13, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Script to check for Meltdown and/or Spectre vulnerability
Replies: 31
Views: 922

Re: Script to check for Meltdown and/or Spectre vulnerability

Glad you brought this up, Kent. Will change the script for EDIT: 4.9.0-4-amd64 to 4.9.0-5-amd64 shortly.

-pc
by Paul..
Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: User contributed Wallpaper
Topic: antechdesigns wallpaper
Replies: 225
Views: 15402

Re: antechdesigns wallpaper

I agree with Jerry...gorgeous detail
by Paul..
Sun Jan 07, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: New Install -fails to boot
Replies: 29
Views: 964

Re: New Install -fails to boot

Thanks! I guess it's normal to need to disable secure boot.


YES.

https://forum.mxlinux.org/viewtopic.php?p=431259#p431259
by Paul..
Thu Jan 04, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: [Solved] Emoji for chromium not working
Replies: 5
Views: 104

Re: Emoji for chromium not working

Jerry is being very diplomatic, vamsi.

To put it more directly, this is not a support organisation for chromium.

Please, see Mr. Google.
by Paul..
Sun Dec 31, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: New Install -fails to boot
Replies: 29
Views: 964

Re: New Install -fails to boot

Glad to hear it. Also see the Wiki entry on UEFI. (It will revised soon for Win10...but will not change significantly.)

https://mxlinux.org/wiki/system/uefi
by Paul..
Sat Dec 30, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: New Install -fails to boot
Replies: 29
Views: 964

Re: New Install -fails to boot

I believe you have Secure Boot turned on. Both Zorin and Mint can boot with Secure Boot ON because they are are based on Ubuntu. The creator of Ubuntu, Canonical, has paid a license fee to Microsoft for a key to facilitate Secure Boot with UEFI. MX Linux has not, and will not pay Microsoft. If you ...

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