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by greywolf
Tue May 13, 2014 9:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Changing the mouse pointer - not always reliable
Replies: 5
Views: 1715

Re: Changing the mouse pointer - not always reliable

Hi, This is something that's troubled me not only in MX-14, but in any distro (Debian or Fedora based) using (the) XFCE (settings manager). Which means it is obviously an "upstream" problem. Why on earth would you you expect the distro builders here to be able to fix it? :frown: The problem emanate...
by greywolf
Tue May 13, 2014 9:53 am
Forum: MX KDE
Topic: HINT: Must Apply Font Settings for Apps Running as Root
Replies: 9
Views: 2571

Re: HINT: Must Apply Font Settings for Apps Running as Root

.....and to make life (typing) a little easier; add an alias to your ~/.bash_aliases file like: alias kdl='kdesu dbus-launch' then command just becomes kdl systemsettings That is why it is better to setup access to both in Kmenu, so all you have to type is your root password, Quite so. That solutio...
by greywolf
Mon May 12, 2014 6:52 pm
Forum: MX KDE
Topic: HINT: Must Apply Font Settings for Apps Running as Root
Replies: 9
Views: 2571

Re: HINT: Must Apply Font Settings for Apps Running as Root

You are using KDE4.8, and a lot of commands that worked in previous versions of KDE do not work 100% in 4.8 and versions after, To open Dolphin as root you should be using, (then all apps opened in root will work as they should) Code: kdesu dbus-launch dolphin or to open system settings as root. Co...
by greywolf
Tue Mar 25, 2014 8:25 am
Forum: Older Versions
Topic: New MX-14 Quite Exceptional
Replies: 4
Views: 2098

New MX-14 Quite Exceptional

I am an ex Mepis user. Always loved the product but looked elsewhere when it became pretty obvious that "real" life had overtaken Warren's efforts and development had slowed a bit too far. I have been keeping an eye (installed B2) on this (and Antix directly) project and today installed the final ve...
by greywolf
Wed Feb 19, 2014 6:46 pm
Forum: Video-Related
Topic: Curious about VLC 
Replies: 15
Views: 8422

Re: Curious about VLC 

I'm not sure if this is totally relevant but here goes anyway? I have done a lot of recording from Topfield PVRs and conversion to DVD. One unique thing about the Topfields is that they add a special header to the mpg file that they create. You can't do anything with them until you remove that heade...
by greywolf
Sat Feb 01, 2014 11:08 pm
Forum: 64-bit Regulars
Topic: DEB Multimedia
Replies: 27
Views: 7443

Re: DEB Multimedia

Have you tried Ogmrip. I use it exclusively nowadays for dvd ripping. These downloads are in current repo. All should be downloaded. $ apt-cache search ogmrip libogmrip-dev - Application for ripping and encoding DVD - development files libogmrip1 - Application for ripping and encoding DVD - librarie...

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