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by TenderFoot
Sat Apr 13, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: kwin on xfce
Replies: 23
Views: 3623

Re: kwin on xfce

I know this thread is nearly 4 months old but thought this contribution would be helpful to any future searchers who may happen upon it. It was a couple of years ago that the thread https://forum.mxlinux.org/viewtopic.php?f=100&t=47540 developed and within which richb told me the required kde files ...
by TenderFoot
Sat Apr 13, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Compile fails - msgfmt missing [Solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 769

Re: Compile fails - msgfmt missing [Solved]

Thanks. I do indeed have Virtualbox installed on a real machine - ie this MX-16! However, this does present the opportunity to ask a question that was to be another post. I have noticed that the virtualbox repo is disabled here yet have no recollection of enabling it to install vb as it appears in s...
by TenderFoot
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Compile fails - msgfmt missing [Solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 769

Re: Compile fails - msgfmt missing [Solved]

Gettext installed... $ dpkg -S msgfmt liblocale-msgfmt-perl: /usr/share/doc/liblocale-msgfmt-perl liblocale-msgfmt-perl: /usr/share/doc/liblocale-msgfmt-perl/copyright gettext: /usr/share/man/man1/msgfmt.1.gz liblocale-msgfmt-perl: /usr/share/doc/liblocale-msgfmt-perl/changelog.Debian.gz liblocale-m...
by TenderFoot
Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: GPG errors - still! [Solved]
Replies: 10
Views: 859

Re: GPG errors - still!

Thanks again. Now successfully updated. I'll mark this as "Solved".
by TenderFoot
Fri Apr 12, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: GPG errors - still! [Solved]
Replies: 10
Views: 859

Re: GPG errors - still!

Thanks a lot - that's done the trick! Reloaded without error. Why was mine in such a mess? BTW after the last apt-get update Configuration file '/etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/antix-archive-keyring.gpg' ==> Deleted (by you or by a script) since installation. ==> Package distributor has shipped an updated ve...
by TenderFoot
Fri Apr 12, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: GPG errors - still! [Solved]
Replies: 10
Views: 859

Re: GPG errors - still!

That's a lot of ouput - a sort of potted history of Mepis/MX! root@Toshiba:/home/chris# apt-key list 1548008281 /etc/apt/trusted.gpg -------------------- pub 1024D/1A77B3E9 2005-10-29 [expired: 2011-01-22] uid Warren Woodford (MEPIS Maintainers) <dev@mepis.org> pub 1024D/437D05B5 2004-09-12 uid Ubun...
by TenderFoot
Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: GPG errors - still! [Solved]
Replies: 10
Views: 859

Re: GPG errors - still!

Thanks but seems an overkill of info but here we go! $ inxi -Fxrz System: Host: Toshiba Kernel: 4.7.0-0.bpo.1-amd64 x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 4.9.2 Desktop: Xfce 4.12.2 tk: Gtk 2.24.25 Distro: MX-16_x64 Metamorphosis 12 December 2016 Machine: Type: Laptop System: TOSHIBA product: Satellite L3...
by TenderFoot
Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Compile fails - msgfmt missing [Solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 769

Re: Compile fails - msgfnt missing

Thanks for your reply and sorry for delayed response - my attention diverted by (even) more pressing issues. This is the output from your suggestion $ dpkg -S msgfmt liblocale-msgfmt-perl: /usr/share/doc/liblocale-msgfmt-perl liblocale-msgfmt-perl: /usr/share/doc/liblocale-msgfmt-perl/copyright libl...
by TenderFoot
Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: GPG errors - still! [Solved]
Replies: 10
Views: 859

GPG errors - still! [Solved]

Ok what am I doing wrong? I've tried viewtopic.php?f=115&t=48051 which worked last time. Also viewtopic.php?f=131&t=49368. No joy.

MX16.
by TenderFoot
Sun Mar 17, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Compile fails - msgfmt missing [Solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 769

Compile fails - msgfmt missing [Solved]

Trying to compile ms-sys (a useful utility to rescue a system!). Unfortunately it fails with mkdir -p mo msgfmt -o mo/sv.mo po/sv.po make: msgfmt: Command not found Makefile:142: recipe for target 'mo/sv.mo' failed make: *** [mo/sv.mo] Error 127 It seems msgfnt has been replaced by liblocale-msgfmt-...

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