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by DBeckett
Sun Sep 04, 2016 3:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Adobe decides not to kill NPAPI Flash for Linux
Replies: 4
Views: 1432

Re: Adobe decides not to kill NPAPI Flash for Linux

I've downloaded and installed beta 23.0 (64). It seems to work fine with Firefox 45.3 ESR and Palemoon 26.3.3.
by DBeckett
Sun Jul 31, 2016 11:21 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Canon LiDE 50 scanner support in MX-15
Replies: 42
Views: 8184

Re: Canon LiDE 50 scanner support in MX-15

aus9 wrote:@ DBeckett

post 2 the link for Patrick has the correct usb id while post OP does not.

what are you showing please? for lsusb
ID 04a9:2213 Canon, Inc. CanoScan LiDE 50/LiDE 35/LiDE 40
by DBeckett
Sat Jul 30, 2016 11:34 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Canon LiDE 50 scanner support in MX-15
Replies: 42
Views: 8184

Re: Canon LiDE 50 scanner support in MX-15

My LiDE 50 has always worked OOTB with xsane for at least the last three iterations of Debian.
by DBeckett
Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Favorite Browser
Replies: 32
Views: 6391

Re: Favorite Browser

I use Firefox most of the time with only Classic Theme Restorer and Adblock for extensions. FF can be quirky at times though. I use Palemoon and/or Chrome at those times.
by DBeckett
Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:47 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Latest PaleMoon drags--> it's quite slowed down
Replies: 10
Views: 1913

Re: Latest PaleMoon drags--> it's quite slowed down

I've noticed no slowdown with the zipped version from their site.
by DBeckett
Sun May 29, 2016 6:48 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Warning! You're being hacked by a Linux user!!
Replies: 10
Views: 2766

Re: Warning! You're being hacked by a Linux user!!

We know who you are. :smile:
by DBeckett
Wed Apr 27, 2016 11:57 pm
Forum: antiX
Topic: antiX-16-b2.1-full available
Replies: 43
Views: 7929

Re: antiX-16-b2.1-full available

What's the plan for iceweasel when the next ESR version comes out? Every 7th firefox release is a ESR version, with FF 46 having just been released yesterday I think the ESR version will probably soon jump from 38.x to 45.x. I'm not sure what ESR package will be available in the repos when it makes...
by DBeckett
Tue Apr 26, 2016 2:56 pm
Forum: Site Help
Topic: New Forum Changes
Replies: 45
Views: 14170

Re: New Forum Changes

Jerry3904 wrote:<clicks thanks icon>
Here also
by DBeckett
Thu Apr 21, 2016 9:07 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: OMG Ubuntu!
Replies: 19
Views: 4594

Re: OMG Ubuntu!

uncle mark wrote:Ubuntu 16.04 LTS released today.

Is it just me, or does nobody care anymore?
Ubuntu? That's the Linux, isn't it?
by DBeckett
Mon Apr 18, 2016 7:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Build your own router from scratch
Replies: 20
Views: 4466

Re: Build your own router from scratch

I remember fixing a TV by testing and replacing a tube. Tested at a Pharmacy if I remember right. Ayup. You'd determine the bad one by tapping it lightly while in the TV and seeing if it made a difference. If it did, you took it out, took it to the drugstore, plugged it into the test board they had...

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