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by dolphin_oracle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 8:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: pdf reader for win 7
Replies: 6
Views: 216

Re: pdf reader for win 7

foxit reader. and chrome and firefox have built-in readers as well.
by dolphin_oracle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Cannot get past Grub at boot - Lenovo 520s
Replies: 17
Views: 582

Re: Cannot get past Grub at boot - Lenovo 520s

make sure on the grub install screen that you are chosing the nvme drive and not the usb (although IIRC the usb shouldn't be showing up). the installer uses this to find the esp device partition-info find-esp=/dev/$BOOTDRIVE where $BOOTDRIVE is generated from whatever device is selected from the gru...
by dolphin_oracle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: Request: antiX-cli-cc for MX ?
Replies: 3
Views: 113

Re: Request: antiX-cli-cc for MX ?

antiX-cli-cc is one of the most useful things in antiX could you add it to the MX Test Repo? Or, even better yet, in the MX Package Installer Popular Applications tab add a section for Cli apps with antiX-cli-cc and cli-aptix (which is already in the stable repo)? Heck, it takes up so little space ...
by dolphin_oracle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Login Manager bug? Correct user and root credentials!
Replies: 17
Views: 599

Re: Login Manager bug? Correct user and root credentials!

thanks for the clarifications for this, we are only interested in the "michele" home folder. so try this: sudo chown -R michele:michele /home/michele that should change the ownership for everything inside and including the home folder back to michele:michele instead of root:root (the format being US...
by dolphin_oracle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Advice needed to conect two comps diverend cities
Replies: 16
Views: 639

Re: Advice needed to conect two comps diverend cities

ssh-conduit-antiX is also a choice, including a vpn and filesharing across networks. Note you'll need to do some port forwarding on the local routers to make it work, but it doesn't require any third-parties to host the connection. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0up7Cluf4s Arrg, yes of course. Th...
by dolphin_oracle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Advice needed to conect two comps diverend cities
Replies: 16
Views: 639

Re: Advice needed to conect two comps diverend cities

ssh-conduit-antiX is also a choice, including a vpn and filesharing across networks. Note you'll need to do some port forwarding on the local routers to make it work, but it doesn't require any third-parties to host the connection.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0up7Cluf4s
by dolphin_oracle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: No swap => needed to reset computer
Replies: 11
Views: 273

Re: No swap => needed to reset computer

I use gparted to create the linux-swap partition. use a partition equal in size to your RAM since you plan to use hibernation.
by dolphin_oracle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 7:35 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: Cannot get past Grub at boot - Lenovo 520s
Replies: 17
Views: 582

Re: Cannot get past Grub at boot - Lenovo 520s

Does the installer finish? Does it get to the user creation screen?
by dolphin_oracle
Sun Nov 04, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Login Manager bug? Correct user and root credentials!
Replies: 17
Views: 599

Re: Login Manager bug? Correct user and root credentials!

Is that the root folder or the user's home folder? If that's the users folder then the root ownership is the problem.

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