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by dolphin_oracle
Thu Apr 26, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Disconcerted By Default File Name Sorting In File Managers
Replies: 10
Views: 60

Re: Disconcerted By Default File Name Sorting In File Managers

Wow I did not know this stuff. I bet most people don't know this stuff - certainly the newer users. Do those of you who understand the locale settings think that it is worthwhile to discuss how to alter those to get the "expected" (at least in the windows world) sorting result? Might be a...
by dolphin_oracle
Thu Apr 26, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: 17.1 install hangs at Grub install
Replies: 4
Views: 50

Re: 17.1 install hangs at Grub install

if you run the installer from a terminal, there is some debugging information that will scroll by during the install attempt. might be usefull...

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su-to-root -X -c minstall


<Moderator: corrected the command>
by dolphin_oracle
Thu Apr 26, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Disconcerted By Default File Name Sorting In File Managers
Replies: 10
Views: 60

Re: Disconcerted By Default File Name Sorting In File Managers

and I know why.

so that 100 is more than 99.

1.txt
99.txt
100.txt

but the terminal sorts by character as the OP wants. FWIW.
by dolphin_oracle
Thu Apr 26, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: 17.1 install hangs at Grub install
Replies: 4
Views: 50

Re: 17.1 install hangs at Grub install

do you have an nvme or mmcblk device by any chance?

There was a bug on the installer as released on the april snapshot. Its been fixed in an update, so just update the installer before installing and try again.
by dolphin_oracle
Thu Apr 26, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Disconcerted By Default File Name Sorting In File Managers
Replies: 10
Views: 60

Re: Disconcerted By Default File Name Sorting In File Managers

this is interesting and I can see why you would be frustrated. I'm wondering if this is related to the number of digits vs. alpha-numeric characters in each file name. In other words, since the second 2014 file in your list has more digits, its read as a larger number somehow. That is pure speculati...
by dolphin_oracle
Thu Apr 26, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: Adding to Main Menu - Am I doing something wrong?
Replies: 1
Views: 43

Re: Adding to Main Menu - Am I doing something wrong?

Yeah, its one of the great mysteries of the freedesktop implementation that Network=Internet. There are some other differences too. Our menu editor uses the actual freedesktop categories rather than the transposed ones.
by dolphin_oracle
Thu Apr 26, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Synaptic upgrading mx-packageinstaller-pkglist ends with an error
Replies: 6
Views: 72

Re: Synaptic upgrading mx-packageinstaller-pkglist ends with an error

I get that message all the time when using "apt". So far i haven't noticed any problems but Maybe time to look into the message some.
by dolphin_oracle
Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Firefox 59.02 localization problem !
Replies: 9
Views: 188

Re: Firefox 59.02 localization problem !

fehlix, you've done it again! sending a new distribution.ini file up to the packagers with your information! Just tested, and after enabling a language pack, works pretty good. This will work for fresh installations and for those that update firefox before they launch. existing users will still need...
by dolphin_oracle
Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: About your Meltdown & Spectre News topic
Replies: 5
Views: 169

Re: About your Meltdown & Spectre News topic

oops wrote:Thanks for the information, so the update is also done with an old kernel (if the module parameter is enabled into this old kernel)


yep. the firmware fixes (microcode) are a separate item from kernel patches.
by dolphin_oracle
Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: About your Meltdown & Spectre News topic
Replies: 5
Views: 169

Re: About your Meltdown & Spectre News topic

Hello, Need some accurate information about your Meltdown & Spectre News topic: ...New kernels are available that include patches for the "meltdown" kernel issues. The following kernels that have been patched are available in MX-Packageinstaller... ... So the new kernels, step by step...

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