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by Richard
Fri May 24, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: antiX
Topic: antiX questions re:removing select window managers and some file managers
Replies: 6
Views: 94

Re: antiX questions re:removing select window managers and some file managers

Great tips from a man who knows the details.
Thanks, skidoo.
by Richard
Fri May 24, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: antiX
Topic: antiX questions re:removing select window managers and some file managers
Replies: 6
Views: 94

Re: antiX questions re:removing select window managers and some file managers

Just trial away and see what happens. :)
It's not your first rodeo. :)
Always interesting, even when not my cup of tea.

I use Xfce4, Thunar & DoubleCommander.
Waiting on antiX-19 to see how it goes.
by Richard
Fri May 24, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Are MX Snapshots really total?
Replies: 9
Views: 225

Re: Are MX Snapshots really total?

MX-Snapshot is not a data backup tool. It reliably creates a [bootable] ISO to restore the operating system and installed apps from the default directory file system. It does NOT BACKUP your data, unless you include it manually. There are data backup tools designed for this task. As mentioned above,...
by Richard
Mon May 20, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Double Commander very slow
Replies: 13
Views: 450

Re: Double Commander very slow

In Options >Icons
... Select only *All, * Show Overlay Icons

Those marked as (slow) really are.
by Richard
Sun May 19, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: [SOLVED] Login problem
Replies: 10
Views: 397

Re: Login problem

Well, since it's a fairly new install, I'd probably just backup data and reinstall. I know that's the whimpy way out but when this sort of problem starts it could be software, hardware, cables or cosmic rays. :) Reinstalling gets me more acquainted with the installer which sometimes helps avoid prob...
by Richard
Sun May 19, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: [SOLVED] Login problem
Replies: 10
Views: 397

Re: Login problem

Did you have this problem before installing Syncthing? Unusual, probably insecure to run a web app as root all the time?
by Richard
Sun May 19, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Updating as a regular user
Replies: 20
Views: 446

Re: Updating as a regular user

@HOAS, Personally, I find your posts enlightening, in the main. You bring a point of view that helps keep us aligned with MX's focus on adapting and/or changing Debians defaults to this very useful result which I've been using since April 2014. Stable, with backports, lots of time-saving utilities i...
by Richard
Thu May 16, 2019 6:58 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Make WIFI back to work
Replies: 21
Views: 807

Re: Make WIFI back to work

Just a thought.

Do you turn off the wifi via the icon,
Before turning off the computer?
by Richard
Wed May 15, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 153
Views: 5160

Re: The new computer build

A UPS is good for your blood pressure
while flashing.
by Richard
Wed May 15, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New Vulnerability
Replies: 4
Views: 448

Re: New Vulnerability

Waiting on the patches, I imagine.

Apparently more serious on multi-user systems.

See this thread: Zombie load
http://forum.mxlinux.org/viewtopic.php? ... 1ce1449848

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