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by richb
Sun Apr 23, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: MX-16 issue: Common font managers cannot delete fonts
Replies: 12
Views: 163

Re: MX-16 issue: Common font managers cannot delete fonts

Have you tried opening the repo in a browser? It might be a bad address.
by richb
Fri Apr 21, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: clean format and install as only OS.
Replies: 8
Views: 163

Re: clean format and install as only OS.

I would recommend ext4 format. NTFS and Fat32 are windows formats. You can format during install. The option calls up gparted. You can partition a data partition, home, root and swap, or the whole disk as a single partition. I recommend a data partition for ease of backup and if you decide to reform...
by richb
Tue Apr 18, 2017 3:44 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: shouldn't MX disable the hibernation button by default?
Replies: 9
Views: 152

Re: shouldn't MX disable the hibernation button by default?

Hibernate was removed from the desktop logout dialog because it proved to be unreliable.
by richb
Tue Apr 18, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: shouldn't MX disable the hibernation button by default?
Replies: 9
Views: 152

Re: shouldn't MX disable the hibernation button by default?

I was just clarifying. I do not see it as a high priority either.
by richb
Tue Apr 18, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: shouldn't MX disable the hibernation button by default?
Replies: 9
Views: 152

Re: shouldn't MX disable the hibernation button by default?

Well it shows for me too on the lightdm screen upper right corner clickable drop down and the only config I messed with was to add a user photo.
by richb
Tue Apr 18, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: [Needs packaging] Areca Backup, a GPL v2 backup software full of cool features
Replies: 5
Views: 198

Re: [Needs packaging] Areca Backup, a GPL v2 backup software full of cool features

As this is a package request, I am moving it to the MX-16 Package Request Forum.
by richb
Tue Apr 18, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: MX 15/16 Repository: The Xreader Thread
Replies: 6
Views: 245

Re: MX 15/16 Repository: The Xreader Thread

I prefer qpdfview.
by richb
Mon Apr 17, 2017 4:51 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: [SOLVED] Feature request: Add date and weekday to MX-16 desktop
Replies: 31
Views: 1100

Re: Feature request: Add date and weekday to MX-16 desktop

Click the down arrow in the screenshot next to the Droid Sans Bold text, you can have multiple lines. I have two: 1) %H:%M:%S 2) %A, %d %B %Y As much as I have manipulated the Orage clock, customized and tweaked, I never saw that extra line feature. I had date with day, month and day number plus ti...
by richb
Fri Apr 14, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Back to the Future
Replies: 25
Views: 773

Re: Back to the Future

I spent quite a bit of time with Plasma 5, the Kubuntu version. I installed to an extra hard drive. It is a nice system but I found pretty quickly I could not do without the MX Tools, the ease of panel configuration in XFCE, and the apps provided by the packaging team. Adrian, D_O, Bitjam and the an...

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