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by duane
Sun Jan 20, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Duck,duck,go
Replies: 41
Views: 1108

Re: Duck,duck,go

I second that emotion. We are never going to all agree on this so why bother debating it at all.
by duane
Sun Jan 20, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: printer not working on installed snapshot .iso [Solved(sort of)]
Replies: 9
Views: 289

Re: printer not working on installed snapshot .iso [Solved(sort of)]

Isn't installing from snapshot pretty much like doing a new install.
I would expect to always have to reinstall the printer before it would work even in cases where it was installed on the snapshot.
It is still a new install. I could be wrong however. That happens from time to time.
by duane
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: why does my MX-17's grub say it is MX-18?
Replies: 22
Views: 548

Re: why does my MX-17's grub say it is MX-18?

I find this confusing too because I want to be able to remember which installation was a new install and which installation was one I just let upgrade. I fixed this by going into the whisker menu and changing the button properties to icon and title and putting 17 + as the title for the upgrade. On t...
by duane
Sun Jan 06, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Usb-sticks for live-usb use
Replies: 7
Views: 217

Re: Usb-sticks for live-usb use

Three things I do not like in Flash drives: ones that slide open ones that are so small you have to attach something to them so you don't loose them. ones that have no way of attaching anything to them I mostly use the Kingston Data Travelers myself. Not sure how fast they are compared to others but...
by duane
Sat Dec 29, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Here comes 2019.... duck!
Replies: 28
Views: 819

Re: Here comes 2019.... duck!

We don't use that word here. We are Beaver fans, not Duck fans.
Just a little rivalry.
I may live near the U of O but my loyalty is at Oregon State up north.
by duane
Thu Dec 27, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX is now #3 on DistroWatch over 7 days
Replies: 34
Views: 2147

Re: MX is now #3 on DistroWatch over 7 days

Number 2 over last 30 days also.
by duane
Tue Dec 25, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-17.1 to MX-18 migration notes
Replies: 22
Views: 1506

Re: MX-17.1 to MX-18 migration notes

My bad. Too many computers. Didn't realized this one was not fully updated
by duane
Tue Dec 25, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-17.1 to MX-18 migration notes
Replies: 22
Views: 1506

Re: MX-17.1 to MX-18 migration notes

Don't see the MX 18 wallpapers in MXPI yet though.
by duane
Tue Dec 25, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: It's an ugly Windows world out there
Replies: 13
Views: 710

Re: It's an ugly Windows world out there

You can't fix just plain stupid stuff.
I feel for you.
by duane
Tue Dec 25, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Santa's helpers
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Re: Santa's helpers

Speaking of Santa he showed up in VLC on December 20th.
The Santa hat appears there every year about this time.
I always look forward to it.

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