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by Adrian
Fri May 25, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Step by step for personal MX installation ISO ???
Replies: 25
Views: 703

Re: Step by step for personal MX installation ISO ???

What is the size of the resulting ISO?
by Adrian
Fri May 25, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Step by step for personal MX installation ISO ???
Replies: 25
Views: 703

Re: Step by step for personal MX installation ISO ???

The completed image.iso was supposed to be apx. 9.7 GB in size So what the size of it? Do you log in with your account and password or with "demo" when you boot to the new ISO? (I'm trying to figure out if you did a "personal backup" or a "reset accounts" type of snapshot. The wording implied impli...
by Adrian
Fri May 25, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: Step by step for personal MX installation ISO ???
Replies: 25
Views: 703

Re: Step by step for personal MX installation ISO ???

Even if you don't use NTFS there's no reason to use FAT32
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ExFAT
Reasons to go with exFAT: was designed for flash drives, it's that lighter than NTFS, it has better support, more Linux OSes are able to read/write by default (MacOS too).
by Adrian
Fri May 25, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles
Replies: 52
Views: 2046

Re: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles

That is what I got at http://ftp.acc.umu.se/mirror/mxlinux.org/packages/ That's just when those folders were created not when they were updated. I think it's a confusion here, there was another Swedish repo that we dropped http://se.mirror.mxlinux.de/packages the new one the one I linked to should ...
by Adrian
Fri May 25, 2018 12:15 am
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles
Replies: 52
Views: 2046

Re: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles

Which Sweden repo? This one should work I think: http://ftp.acc.umu.se/mirror/mxlinux.org/packages that's what we have in MX Repo Manager, let me know if that doesn't work well and we can take it out. The index of that mirror shows nothing later than 2016 Are you sure, I see files updated on 2018-0...
by Adrian
Fri May 25, 2018 12:05 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Snapshot mx17
Replies: 38
Views: 599

Re: Snapshot mx17

It should come soon as an update from the repo, I already sent it to Tim, the code change is not big and it tested fine.
by Adrian
Thu May 24, 2018 11:16 pm
Forum: Regulars
Topic: RIP RobLimo
Replies: 4
Views: 122

Re: RIP RobLimo

Rest in peace! My condolences to his family and friends.

Many people here might know about Roblimo because he wrote Point & Click Linux (which included SimpleMEPIS).
by Adrian
Thu May 24, 2018 10:50 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles
Replies: 52
Views: 2046

Re: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles

Gordon Cooper wrote:
Thu May 24, 2018 9:35 pm
Am running 17.1 and Sweden is still listed in the mirrors.
Which Sweden repo? This one should work I think: http://ftp.acc.umu.se/mirror/mxlinux.org/packages that's what we have in MX Repo Manager, let me know if that doesn't work well and we can take it out.
by Adrian
Thu May 24, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Snapshot mx17
Replies: 38
Views: 599

Re: Snapshot mx17

ans the below here is not any more default ( old until now) ( I mean within you current program), right?
It should still work because I linked that file to the old location.
by Adrian
Thu May 24, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Snapshot mx17
Replies: 38
Views: 599

Re: Snapshot mx17

The problem if you import an extra list is that it's not overwriting things in the current one, you can add exclusions, but you cannot comment out an exclusion, so I think a better thing would be to have another file that has precedence over /etc/mx-snapshot-exclude.list (this is the new location in...

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