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by Adrian
Wed May 24, 2017 10:39 pm
Forum: Testimonials
Topic: Why MX Linux is my favorite distro
Replies: 36
Views: 1990

Re: Why MX Linux is my favorite distro

I know it's confusing, and now we are going to release MX 16.1 in middle of 2017...
by Adrian
Wed May 24, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: Testimonials
Topic: Why MX Linux is my favorite distro
Replies: 36
Views: 1990

Re: Why MX Linux is my favorite distro

I forgot to thank Adrian and crew for getting that custom roll of "WorkBench" out. It saved my bacon last week pulling files off of a dying old 2003 server SAS drive. Pretty work, boys and girls! The Tramp :dancingfox: So glad to hear it was useful for something, I wanted to post a questi...
by Adrian
Wed May 24, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Power supply
Replies: 4
Views: 315

Re: Power supply

Personally I would not use an adapter that has a different voltage, not sure if 1V is enough to ruin your laptop, but if I were you I would not take the chance.
by Adrian
Wed May 24, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Community Repository (CR)
Topic: A new mirror
Replies: 7
Views: 224

Re: A new mirror

OK, I updated mx-repo-manager, the update will hit the pool soon.
by Adrian
Tue May 23, 2017 10:36 pm
Forum: Community Repository (CR)
Topic: A new mirror
Replies: 7
Views: 224

Re: A new mirror

If this is not going to disappear like the other ones I can add it to MX Repo Manager...
by Adrian
Tue May 23, 2017 2:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SSD Swapable drive bay
Replies: 24
Views: 434

Re: SSD Swapable drive bay

dolphin_oracle wrote:SSD's generally have the same form-factor as laptop hard drives.

Unless they use M.2 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M.2
by Adrian
Tue May 23, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Mepis 12 Beta
Topic: Request for info from Mepis 12 users
Replies: 5
Views: 184

Re: Request for info from Mepis 12 users

Should work, but I think the partition needs to be equal in size. I usually use "rsync -a" for this kind of situations (add v for verbose). After you copy, if you want to boot from it, the only things you need to pay attention are /etc/fstab -- should be updated to follow the new partition...
by Adrian
Sat May 20, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Will MX run the new UNITY game editor release?
Replies: 6
Views: 181

Re: Will MX run the new UNITY game editor release?

It might depends on systemd too, that's the problem with Ubuntu debs. Debian stuff is supposed to not depends on systemd but people who do stuff for distros like Ubuntu don't care about that.
by Adrian
Sat May 20, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Questions about mx-viewer
Replies: 4
Views: 227

Re: Questions about mx-viewer

For screenshots use the screenshot tool and choose to upload to imgur then you'll get a link to copy and paste in the forum, that's probably the best and easiest way to post images here.
by Adrian
Mon May 15, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Virtual Machine: ¿what to install for mx16?
Replies: 6
Views: 318

Re: Virtual Machine: ¿what to install for mx16?

I think VirtualBox is probably the best choice, also MX has the VirtualBox guest modles pre-installed so it makes everything easier. For some reason I like to use KVM to test stuff, maybe because I can simply type something like kvm -m 2048 -cdrom MX-16.iso Vbox has its own CLI commands but I never ...

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