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by dolphin_oracle
Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:01 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Can't save doc to Dropbox (Windows) [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 46

Re: Can't save doc to Dropbox (Windows)

danielson wrote:Found it!

Under "driver" in Disk Manager : select ntfs-3g (read-write driver) instead of ntfs.
Yay!

:rock:
by dolphin_oracle
Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Mepis Help
Topic: repo(s) for nmap & geany
Replies: 5
Views: 161

Re: repo(s) for nmap & geany

That depends on what is using the ports.

For instance, mx ships with samba server while antix does not (it can be added later if need be.)
by dolphin_oracle
Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:17 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Can't save doc to Dropbox (Windows) [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 46

Re: Can't save doc to Dropbox (Windows)

I can access all the files on Dropbox (located on Windows side - dual boot situation). Can modify but not save them in their initial location. Have tried to copy/paste a file from desktop to Dropbox, but that doesn't work. Wait...your Dropbox folder is on a ntfs partition? How are you mounting the ...
by dolphin_oracle
Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-17 Beta 2 Feedback
Replies: 113
Views: 1683

Re: MX-17 Beta 2 Feedback

Minor icon issue: Just installed beta two; switched panel to horizontal bottom. When left-clicking on Firefox or other icons on panel, select properties, buttons on right side of Launcher dialog are all grey - no content. Using Papirus Dark icons. Switching to Papirus light shows the content. So do...
by dolphin_oracle
Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-17 Beta 2 Feedback
Replies: 113
Views: 1683

Re: MX-17 Beta 2 Feedback

Minor icon issue: Just installed beta two; switched panel to horizontal bottom. When left-clicking on Firefox or other icons on panel, select properties, buttons on right side of Launcher dialog are all grey - no content. Using Papirus Dark icons. Switching to Papirus light shows the content. So do...
by dolphin_oracle
Tue Nov 21, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Can't save doc to Dropbox (Windows) [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 46

Re: Can't save doc to Dropbox (Windows)

I use dropbox all the time without issue. That said...check the permissions on the dropbox folder to make sure your user can access it. Also, if the dropbox folder is mounted over a fuse file system (like samba) then libe office cant save to that folder directly. Save the file.locally then drag usin...
by dolphin_oracle
Tue Nov 21, 2017 7:33 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Creeping system failure since update.
Replies: 6
Views: 89

Re: Creeping system failure since update.

Sounds like an incomplete update to me.

Try

sudo apt-get install -f

And see if anything happens. Posting any outpit feom there would be beneficial.

The package gurus may be able to offer further advice.
by dolphin_oracle
Tue Nov 21, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-17 Beta 2 Feedback
Replies: 113
Views: 1683

Re: MX-17 Beta 2 Feedback

vortex wrote:How is the general "wifi problem not connecting" going along ?


What general problem? If you are talking about stuff from alpha that's been addressed long ago.

The new kernel in b2 also addresses some usb wifi dongle issues.
by dolphin_oracle
Tue Nov 21, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread
Replies: 60
Views: 1285

Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

Move it

I don't want to deal with the security messages later on down the road.

Besides, its not like they are going to reverse the changes.
by dolphin_oracle
Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: MX-17 Beta 2 Feedback
Replies: 113
Views: 1683

Re: MX-17 Beta 2 Feedback

huffy wrote:Thanks for your help, would sure like to keep MX17 on.



check the default audio sink in pulse audio control. IIRC, that chipset sometimes defaults to HDMI if you have one.

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