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by dolphin_oracle
Wed May 22, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback
Replies: 29
Views: 746

Re: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback

Ok its in partition-info. we have an updated partition-info coming shortly.
by dolphin_oracle
Wed May 22, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback
Replies: 29
Views: 746

Re: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback

Gerson wrote:
Wed May 22, 2019 1:27 pm
When I went to install to replace MX 18.2 and try, I get this message for the root partition:
Partition-info fatal error: device /dev/ is not a black device
And I could not continue.
I downloaded ISO RC1 without problem, the sums match.
can you post the /var/log/minstall.log please.
by dolphin_oracle
Wed May 22, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Updator is broken [Solved]
Replies: 23
Views: 287

Re: Updator is broken

I received updates for MX Linux this morning. I updated but it still showed on the panel icon that I had updates. I did the update again. Still showing updates. I rebooted the computer and it still shows updates available. I updated again and it still shows updates available. Does anyone know the f...
by dolphin_oracle
Wed May 22, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback
Replies: 29
Views: 746

Re: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback

not a regression, just something I noticed while livebooting MX-18.3 RC1: Although /var/cache/apt-xapian-index.* is mentioned in /usr/local/share/mx-snapshot-exclude.list same is absent from the persist-save-exclude.list The index is 90megabytes (tested, tar.xz compresses it to 50MB) That's quite a...
by dolphin_oracle
Wed May 22, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback
Replies: 29
Views: 746

Re: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback

Probably causes no harm but, for the environment variable XDG_DATA_DIRS, the directory /usr/share is listed twice. mabye the pathstring is being appended twice, by these? /etc/X11/Xsession.d/20flatpak /etc/profile.d/flatpak.sh hmmm... we will have to look into the later version of flatpak to see if...
by dolphin_oracle
Wed May 22, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback
Replies: 29
Views: 746

Re: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback

Hi, Install went well. Gave it the whole SSD and it let me choose the EFI partition to use :) One minor error so far when installing inxi from the Package Installer Preparing to unpack .../15-inxi_2.3.5-1_all.deb ... Unpacking inxi (2.3.5-1) ... dpkg: error processing archive /tmp/apt-dpkg-install-...
by dolphin_oracle
Tue May 21, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is elogind solution for MX systemd question?
Replies: 10
Views: 348

Re: Is elogind solution for MX systemd question?

While they serve a similar function elogind is not a drop in replacement for the systemd-shim. But it gets you a long way there.

Many packages just need rebuilt in debian to work with elogind, but its possible. Antix has been doing this the entire 17 series
by dolphin_oracle
Tue May 21, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: MX-18.3RC1_x64.iso? (Solved)
Replies: 3
Views: 172

Re: MX-18.3RC1_x64.iso?

So, what's the deal with the reference on distrowatch of an .iso called MX-18.3RC1_x64.iso? It doesn't appear anywhere (that I can find) on the MX site. Is this legit? Is it pointed at buster? not buster, just another update, with a new iso. there is an annoucnement thread on the forum and in the b...
by dolphin_oracle
Tue May 21, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback
Replies: 29
Views: 746

MX-18.3 RC1 Feedback

Feedback thread for RC1
by dolphin_oracle
Tue May 21, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Keep volume level when switching output devices
Replies: 3
Views: 61

Re: Keep volume level when switching output devices

do a search for "pulseaudio" and "flat volumes" and see if that gets you closer.

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