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by arjaybe
Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: USB Headset
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Re: USB Headset

You're right, I didn't give much information. It's a new Sennheiser PC8 with a boom microphone. I've never used a headset through USB before and I know little about it, but when it's plugged in it shows up as an audio card. (I'm using KDE so I find it in the KDE System Settings) Further blundering h...
by arjaybe
Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: USB Headset
Replies: 3
Views: 71

USB Headset

Can anyone tell me how to make my USB-connected headset work? It doesn't produce any sound at all.

I'm still on MX-16
by arjaybe
Sun Nov 25, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Test Repo Suggestion
Replies: 16
Views: 294

Re: Test Repo Suggestion

@Richard "Nowhere do I see that you can add, delete repos, install weird stuff and it is MX fault & responsibility to clean up your mess!" First of all, I've never made a mess I coouldn't fix myself or through this forum, Secondly, if you have ever gone through my posts, you'll find that I.ve never...
by arjaybe
Sun Nov 25, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Test Repo Suggestion
Replies: 16
Views: 294

Re: Test Repo Suggestion

Is it assumed that installing from the test repo is to test the package so the devs can decide to move it to stable?
by arjaybe
Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Green Comet
Replies: 252
Views: 49532

Re: The Plainsrunner

For those interested in the process of the serialization of The Plainsrunner for the OliverOnline Book Club, here's a link to the wrap-up post. Note: she left out this part of what I sent her: The first Oliver Online Book Club experiment has come to its conclusion, and I want to thank everyone who p...
by arjaybe
Sun Nov 25, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Testing Apps/Packages.Pay attention before publish to Test Repos !!!
Replies: 30
Views: 510

Re: Testing Apps/Packages.Pay attention before publish to Test Repos !!!

Thanks Stevo, but I do not run after OS.OS should run after me.I have a simply approach. I make regular backups, especially before testing something.If something goes wrong, I do not spend energy in vain to find why or what.If I can repair very quickly OK.If not, I restore the system back. I have a...
by arjaybe
Sat Nov 17, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: MX Linux For Creatives?
Replies: 18
Views: 519

Re: MX Linux For Creatives?

When I booted MX-17 XFCE this morning, after it had settled down at the desktop and before opening any (more) applications, it was using about 400MB RAM and averaging around 3% CPU. That's with Clocky and Conky running and six things in the tray.
by arjaybe
Thu Nov 15, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Green Comet
Replies: 252
Views: 49532

Re: The Plainsrunner

The Plainsrunner - Review Copies Available Free review copies of The Plainsrunner are now available. If you would like a copy of the finished novel, simply request one from the author. You are not required to actually submit a review of the book, although Jim would really appreciate it. Go to the G...
by arjaybe
Wed Nov 14, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18 Names? Ideas?
Replies: 19
Views: 620

Re: MX-18 Names? Ideas?

Jerry3904 wrote:
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:21 pm
We don't exactly use a theme, just the components such as style, icon, window treatment, etc.
I was thinking of the naming theme. I see mention of "space." Does that mean that "Horizon" is an event horizon? Also, my sieve-brain can't recall the previous names.
by arjaybe
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-18 Names? Ideas?
Replies: 19
Views: 620

Re: MX-18 Names? Ideas?

So, what theme has MX been using so far?

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