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by richb
Tue May 22, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Appimage Collection failures
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: Appimage Collection failures

Freecad, Kicad, Librecad, Qcad. All fail. I was just testing. I really do not want or need the apps. But I do not remember having installed a specific library for freecad. So the behaviour of an appimage may depend on what program we installed previously. A bit illogical. I did not realize until sk...
by richb
Tue May 22, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Appimage Collection failures
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: Appimage Collection failures

Freecad, Kicad, Librecad, Qcad. All fail. I was just testing. I really do not want or need the apps.
by richb
Mon May 21, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Appimage Collection failures
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Appimage Collection failures

Started a new thread quotung this post: dreamer wrote: ↑Mon May 21, 2018 7:43 pm Here's a nice little collection of AppImages made by "probono", the guy behind the AppImage format. https://dl.bintray.com/probono/AppImages/ GitHub: https://github.com/probonopd Downloaded 4 of the cad programs, made t...
by richb
Mon May 21, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: with MX, I never go distro hopping
Replies: 13
Views: 431

Re: with MX, I never go distro hopping

Richard wrote:
Mon May 21, 2018 1:24 pm
What rule are you referring to here?
...trying a distro that I can't say which one without violating the forum rules
. I didn't know naming another distro was forbidden?
It absolutely is not forbidden.
by richb
Mon May 21, 2018 8:09 am
Forum: Site Help
Topic: Multiple Image Attachments.
Replies: 0
Views: 73

Multiple Image Attachments.

A bug has been reported and acknowledged by phpBB regarding image attachments. They are working on a fix. If you are posting multiple images and preview the post before submitting, only one image will be shown. The workaround is to submit the post without previewing. Posts without images or one imag...
by richb
Sun May 20, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Need idea to help with sorting docs in file managers
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: Need idea to help with sorting docs in file managers

ok, I've installed SpaceFM, how to customize it to serve my needs? Any documentation? @mihail_bc: SpaceFM -> Menu -> Help -> Manual : look for "Design Mode" @richb: Will Dolphin-filemanager allow to bind keyboad-short-cuts to user-define actions on selected items (files/folders), as I understand it...
by richb
Sun May 20, 2018 5:39 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Need idea to help with sorting docs in file managers
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: Need idea to help with sorting docs in file managers

Dolphin which is installable in MX allows comments and tags to be added to files. For example Wallpaper can be added as a comment and/or tag. You can sort by comment or tag.

Dolphin does bring in KDE libraries.
by richb
Sat May 19, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: User contributed Wallpaper
Topic: Wallpaper for MX linux By Auro Kumar Sahoo
Replies: 66
Views: 2812

Re: Wallpaper for MX linux By Auro Kumar Sahoo

Mumbai_Midnight_mx very nice. Actually all very nice, Mumbai my favorite of the recents.
by richb
Sat May 19, 2018 6:19 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Download MX16
Replies: 22
Views: 593

Re: Download MX16

Would that be a good addition to the FAQ? Q: "Lots of other distros are dropping their 32-bit versions. What about MX?" A: "MX has no plans to discontinue 32-bit releases for the foreseeable future." BTW, if all I do is switch the kernel to the non-pae 686 version and update all the packages to the...

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