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by Adrian
Wed Sep 19, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Themes and Screenshots
Topic: MX Tools fonts
Replies: 3
Views: 85

Re: MX Tools fonts

It should follow your general options in Settings -> Appearance -> Fonts. Doesn't work for you?
by Adrian
Wed Sep 19, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Transfer Windows 8 installation to a new drive
Replies: 26
Views: 411

Re: Transfer Windows 8 installation to a new drive

I do think you need to start the computer in UEFI mode though, otherwise there might be issues if you start it in legacy BIOS and you try to copy a UEFI/GPT Windows partition
by Adrian
Tue Sep 18, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects
Replies: 44
Views: 2334

Re: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects

I'm not sure how KDE deals with that, I guess I will have to leave it on for a day-two to see if it picks updates. You could also set a "apt-get update" cron job to update as often as you want... DPKG probably has a setting that handles that too.
by Adrian
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX 17 Repository: The Flatpak Thread
Replies: 10
Views: 203

Re: MX 17 Repository--flatpak

We need to check if the new flatpak doesn't great the interface...

EDIT: I tried the main functions install/remove/listing, it seems to work the same. So at least from this POV it's a go.
by Adrian
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects
Replies: 44
Views: 2334

Re: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects

It worked well for me in my tests.
by Adrian
Mon Sep 17, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects
Replies: 44
Views: 2334

Re: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects

I was thinking to revamp the Menu Edit tool, I have to read a bit more about freedesktop standards, it's supposed to be able to edit any kind of menus but I know it doesn't work in KDE and LXQt, it probably needs just a small modification to be able to read the relevant files.
by Adrian
Mon Sep 17, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Firefox deserves the boot!
Replies: 30
Views: 2405

Re: Firefox deserves the boot!

BTW, I've been using since my post, I don't find it inferior to Chrome, actually I am not missing anything. Quantum is much better, it made Firefox usable for me.
by Adrian
Sun Sep 16, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Documentation and videos
Topic: New features in MX Package Installer (Now with flatpaks)
Replies: 38
Views: 847

Re: New features in MX Package Installer (Now with flatpaks)

asqwerth is correct, we had problems when we tried to run flatpak as root, we run flatpak as normal user but flatpak will require elevation when doing some stuff so it will request root password for that, I would not run flatpak as root directly because that's not how it's supposed to be run. Unfort...
by Adrian
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects
Replies: 44
Views: 2334

Re: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects

fehlix, not sure how to treat that, didn't like to download and install my keys automatically on users' machines, if they want to do that they can still do it....
by Adrian
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects
Replies: 44
Views: 2334

Re: LXQt and KDE respins - personal projects

Thanks for feedback, I just tried Synaptic and was able to start it with "root" password, not sure what's going on on your system, maybe you don't have enough RAM or something else is going on...

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