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by anticapitalista
Thu Feb 21, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Live-kernel-Updater wants to rollback to non-existing kernel
Replies: 3
Views: 99

Re: Live-kernel-Updater wants to rollback to non-existing kernel

How did you delete the kernel you didn't want?

You could also run the set up live persistence script and choose the Fix option to remove old files.
by anticapitalista
Thu Feb 21, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: mx-snapshot overwriting /etc/rc.local
Replies: 8
Views: 128

Re: mx-snapshot overwriting /etc/rc.local

Shouldn't it all really be done via pre-install scripts in the package? Every time the package is upgraded, user is prompted to accept the maintainers version or keep their own version.
by anticapitalista
Thu Feb 21, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: How to change window manager
Replies: 7
Views: 214

Re: How to change window manager

Bernd Eggink wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 6:15 am
I have been using the combination IceWM+ROX on Crux for a couple of years, and wondered if it would work on top of MX too. OK,
- Bernd
antiX might be a better option for you since it comes with IceWM + ROX as default 'desktop'
by anticapitalista
Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Reduce locales so update speeds up!
Replies: 12
Views: 353

Re: Reduce locales so update speeds up!

IMO it is probably better to 'force' user to select (and thus remove) locale(s) during the installation stage.
by anticapitalista
Mon Feb 18, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Reduce locales so update speeds up!
Replies: 12
Views: 353

Re: Reduce locales so update speeds up!

apt dist-upgrade takes a long time to compile endless, for me useless, Locales like Brazilian Portuguese ... Yes i think i can do it my own by dpkg-reconfigure locale, but if its reduced otb that would be useful for anybody?! Do you have a wishlist? Thanks for MX Linux How would you feel if we remo...
by anticapitalista
Sun Feb 17, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Loads of upgrades
Replies: 22
Views: 570

Re: Loads of upgrades

Stevo wrote:
Sun Feb 17, 2019 5:37 pm
I wonder why antiX just pushed an update to gksu to 2.1.0 that we also received, though.
https://www.antixforum.com/forums/topic ... available/
by anticapitalista
Sun Feb 17, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Are you a writer?
Replies: 94
Views: 3193

Re: Are you a writer?

Eadwine Rose wrote:
Sun Feb 17, 2019 4:13 pm
Yeah.. I had semi-colons in my text, I reworded so those are now gone since you rarely see those in a book.
You should use a semi-colon or full-stop (US period LOL) not a comma here :p
by anticapitalista
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Snapd flaw lets attackers gain root access on Linux systems
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Re: Snapd Flaw Lets Attackers Gain Root Access On Linux Systems

Adrian wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:46 pm
Thankfully is not installed by default on MX.
... and since it requires systemd, it will never be installed or supported on antiX.
by anticapitalista
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Making MX snappier
Replies: 14
Views: 809

Re: Making MX snappier

Is firefox the same version on both OS? Are you using any add-ons? (same for both?)
by anticapitalista
Tue Feb 12, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: antiX
Topic: (abandoned) Stuck at Slim login screen
Replies: 10
Views: 415

Re: Stuck at Slim login screen

Locale?

You said you configured wifi connection. What did you do exactly?

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