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by Richard
Fri Sep 21, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX 17 Repository: The Pale Moon Browser Thread
Replies: 79
Views: 6003

Re: MX 17 Repository: The Pale Moon Browser Thread

Me too.
I keep a Firefox-ESR for banks,
and Palemoon is my daily ride.
by Richard
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Testimonials
Topic: Magazine's approval!
Replies: 7
Views: 146

Re: Magazine's approval!

Now I understand. Thanks. :)

PS: Always enjoyed Linux Format, when it was available here in Venezuela.
by Richard
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: mx-snapshot 8.9 FAT32 et NTFS
Replies: 18
Views: 171

Re: mx-snapshot 8.9 FAT32 et NTFS

I specify that my system works on USB key in FAT 32 of 14 GB and that the snaphot backups are made on HDD of my PC on which is the USB key Yes, I can create a partition over 4 GB with FAT; however, I have never been able to create a USB when the ISO is a bit over 4 GB. I think I did once with a 4.1...
by Richard
Fri Sep 21, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Testimonials
Topic: Magazine's approval!
Replies: 7
Views: 146

Re: Magazine's approval!

That's weird. :)
Maybe there is no longer a distinction between of lightweight distros
and use on older computers? Although antiX does run fine on new boxes.
by Richard
Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX-17: CherryTree thread
Replies: 2
Views: 52

MX-17: CherryTree thread

on CherryTree, hierarchial note taking application, upcoming port for compat with Buster: https://www.giuspen.com/topic/status-of-the-development/page/3/#post-124867 There is a bit of abandonware but only in the forum 🙂 I’m still struggling to find free time since the family 2.0 (second kid born) bu...
by Richard
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Ideas for a "Quick Start" document
Replies: 71
Views: 4833

Re: Ideas for a "Quick Start" document

Zeh: My feeling is that this is a bit contradictory with all the so easy to use tools the devs have came up with. I even think that from the point of view of ease of use MX already is a newbie distro. To become a proper newbie distro MX would just need a sort of "Quick Start" document, as suggested...
by Richard
Tue Sep 18, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: Translations
Topic: Translating icewm.pot
Replies: 4
Views: 198

Re: Translating icewm.pot

In literal #32 of the IceWM.pot,
it was
-- EN [1 ] . . ES [2 ]
changed it to read:
+ EN [1 ] . . ES [1 ]

If that isn't correct, please advise.
Thanks.
by Richard
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Translations
Topic: Translating icewm.pot
Replies: 4
Views: 198

Re: Translating icewm.pot

Probably an error.
by Richard
Mon Sep 17, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Where's Warren?
Replies: 10
Views: 263

Re: Where's Warren?

Interesting, but I don't think Warren is a principal in OmegaMepis.com.
by Richard
Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: ssd trim <Answered>
Replies: 18
Views: 413

Re: ssd trim

I have understood that MX runs trim auto-magically. Looking for /var/log/trim.log, shows the following: *** Sat, 04 Aug 2018 07:59:11 -0400 *** /DATA: 31.4 GiB (33667366912 bytes) trimmed /: 9.6 GiB (10269773824 bytes) trimmed *** Sat, 11 Aug 2018 11:00:43 -0400 *** /DATA: 41.1 GiB (44108963840 byte...

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