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by Jerry3904
Thu Oct 18, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: No GRUB on dual boot install
Replies: 7
Views: 198

Re: No GRUB on dual boot install

OK, much later I have finally managed to solve this by using grub2win and am posting from my XPS 13 with an installed MX Linux for the first time. Very exciting.

Will post a how-to later.
by Jerry3904
Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: RESOLVED - MX Tools Panel Missing After Update
Replies: 5
Views: 103

Re: MX Tools Panel Missing After Update

Can you right-click the MX Tools menu listing > Edit Application ..., and post a screen capture.
by Jerry3904
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: MxTools Repos Manager default repos feature request
Replies: 6
Views: 104

Re: MxTools Repos Manager default repos feature request

Perhaps easier would be to add a button that launched netselect-apt, "a speed tester for choosing a fast Debian mirror."

EDIT: that was a dumb pre-coffee post, since I know very well that that's what the current button does.
by Jerry3904
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: I guess this is where I might introduce myself?
Replies: 8
Views: 398

Re: I guess this is where I might introduce myself?

There is also the Facebook group, where 900 people are now members.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/665300826967101/
by Jerry3904
Wed Oct 17, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17
Topic: MX 17 Repository: The QuteBrowser Thread
Replies: 3
Views: 54

Re: MX 17 Repository: The QuteBrowser Thread

Interesting, gonna have to try it. Thanks.
by Jerry3904
Mon Oct 15, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Vivaldi & H.264/MP4 (MP3 too I think) & libffmpeg.so
Replies: 40
Views: 1164

Re: Vivaldi & H.264/MP4 (MP3 too I think) & libffmpeg.so

I am just wondering if the following info from this thread could be used in a sticky post that resides at the top of the software board. This would allow people to easily find the info when installing / updating browsers. # Vivaldi 64 bit sudo -v; curl -Lr1078- vvld.in/lm64 | sudo tar xJ -C / --wil...
by Jerry3904
Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Monthly snapshot announcement
Replies: 120
Views: 10564

Re: Monthly snapshot announcement

Thanks, always appreciated.
by Jerry3904
Mon Oct 15, 2018 5:30 am
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: Successful Adobe Digital Editions 4.0 setup MX 17.1/WINE
Replies: 2
Views: 76

Re: Successful Adobe Digital Editions 4.0 setup MX 17.1/WINE

Well done, and thanks for posting the details!

I'm going to move this thread into Tips and Tricks to make it easier to find in the future.
by Jerry3904
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Site Rejects Chromium & Firefox?
Replies: 9
Views: 235

Re: Site Rejects Chromium & Firefox?

I have no problem with Opera, my go-to browser, on that site.

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