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by Richard
Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What init system do you use on MX, the default (sysVinit) or systemd?
Replies: 57
Views: 3092

Re: What init system do you use on MX, the default (sysVinit) or systemd?

Thanks, "new guy".
Many of us are eternally grateful
for your maintenance of sysVinit.
by Richard
Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: new and a few questions please
Replies: 6
Views: 69

Re: new and a few questions please

Yes, you might be overlooking that you do not have to update to MX-19. IMHO, you may continue to use MX-18.x until the End of Life of Debian Stretch. And based on history, MX devs and backports masters continue tweaking so long as there is interest and it is possible to continue compiling backports....
by Richard
Tue Apr 23, 2019 2:49 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Upgrade 144 packages exit status 135
Replies: 4
Views: 111

Re: Upgrade 144 packages exit status 135

You might be running out of disk space?
Can you try doing a Remaster before the update?
by Richard
Tue Apr 16, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: {Solved} More from Dedo
Replies: 63
Views: 2088

Re: More from Dedo

Thanks Bluesguy for hanging on to this topic. I think it is an important point; however, after reading through the threads it seems to me, that Dedoimedo would like to have his cake and eat it with ice cream. He loves the distro created by this small group of dedicated devs, mods and testers --none ...
by Richard
Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: {Solved} More from Dedo
Replies: 63
Views: 2088

Re: More from Dedo

@Bluesguy,

I'm neither dev nor mod, my statements are not official --just an MX user since the first week of the first release.
by Richard
Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: {Solved} More from Dedo
Replies: 63
Views: 2088

Re: More from Dedo

Calm down a bit and take a deep breath. This question has been asked and answered before, though perhaps not completely. And probably does need stating somewhere else in big letters. To be pointed to when asked again. Many are using Debian who do not, to my knowledge, offer an LTS version, though th...
by Richard
Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: {Solved} More from Dedo
Replies: 63
Views: 2088

Re: More from Dedo

At the moment, MX Linux does not have an LTS version. As a small group of devs and supporters, we provide support past the time that the base Debian release is supported. I suppose there is a commercial opportunity for some group to offer paid support like Redhat, Canonical, SuSE, etc. To my knowled...
by Richard
Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:53 am
Forum: Translations
Topic: [Solved] Translation of "compiled-in"
Replies: 10
Views: 394

Re: [Solved] Translation of "compiled-in"

compiled-in = compiled
It is an integrated part, included.
by Richard
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:39 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Is anyone running LibreOffice 6.2 besiddes me?
Replies: 5
Views: 376

Re: Is anyone running LibreOffice 6.2 besiddes me?

I installed 6.2.2_x64 yesterday from LibreOffice.org.
Use Calc daily, so will keep an eye out for any problems.

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