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by arjaybe
Fri Jan 04, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Running cooler with new kernel
Replies: 1
Views: 324

Running cooler with new kernel

Just thought I'd mention that my computer is running 2-3 degrees (C) cooler since I've been using the 4.19 kernel. System: Host: riverhouse Kernel: 4.19.0-1-amd64 x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 6.3.0 Desktop: KDE Plasma 5.8.6 Distro: MX-18_x64 Continuum Dec 20 2018 base: Debian GNU/Linux 9 (stretc...
by arjaybe
Mon Dec 31, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Are you a writer?
Replies: 115
Views: 12963

Re: Are you a writer?

I'm currently reading a novel where they use cows to power their "hyperdrive." A big starship can cross the galaxy in days on the power of 500 cows. They took the cow that jumped over the Moon and, by selective breeding, went from a short hop to much longer trips. This is okay with me because I know...
by arjaybe
Sun Dec 30, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Are you a writer?
Replies: 115
Views: 12963

Re: Are you a writer?

The main tools I use to create my stories.

Fountain pen
LibreOffice Writer
writer2epub
Calibre
LibreOffice Draw / GIMP
Recorder
Audacity
Normalize-audio
SoundConverter
mp3gain
by arjaybe
Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Here comes 2019.... duck!
Replies: 28
Views: 4072

Re: Here comes 2019.... duck!

I will read a hundred books and publish one.
by arjaybe
Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Here comes 2019.... duck!
Replies: 28
Views: 4072

Re: Here comes 2019.... duck!

Eadwine Rose wrote:
Sat Dec 29, 2018 1:39 pm
arjaybe wrote:
Sat Dec 29, 2018 1:09 pm
Eadwine Rose wrote:
Sat Dec 29, 2018 10:51 am
I will hopefully publish my first book. :smile:
More about the book, please!
It's in Dutch ;) About my work as an aide, and getting aide myself now :)
Thank you. That should be interesting. Kind of like a doctor becoming a patient.-)
by arjaybe
Sat Dec 29, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Here comes 2019.... duck!
Replies: 28
Views: 4072

Re: Here comes 2019.... duck!

Eadwine Rose wrote:
Sat Dec 29, 2018 10:51 am
I will hopefully publish my first book. :smile:
More about the book, please!
by arjaybe
Fri Dec 28, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: [Solved] Samsung ML-1640 Printer Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 2564

Re: Samsung ML-1640 Printer Problem

With my new installation of MX-18, my printer is working normally for the first time since partway through MX-15. I don't know what changed but the installation of the printer driver went near-automatically, and it presented a USB option again at last. And I was able to print without using any speci...
by arjaybe
Thu Dec 27, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: kwin on xfce
Replies: 23
Views: 6743

Re: kwin on xfce

Thanks all. I tried (most) everything before re-installing and adding KDE. It was worth a try but not worth much more.-)
by arjaybe
Thu Dec 27, 2018 2:35 am
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: kwin on xfce
Replies: 23
Views: 6743

Re: kwin on xfce

Getting rid of the black square behind MX-Clocky means that compositing must be enabled--MX ships with it off, though there are a couple options for it in MX Tweak. The same goes for any transparent theme, such as those for gkrellm*. You can turn on compositing for KDE under the "desktop effects" s...
by arjaybe
Thu Dec 27, 2018 2:30 am
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: kwin on xfce
Replies: 23
Views: 6743

Re: kwin on xfce

Have you tried TDE (trinity desktop ? I don't know if it'll serve your purposes but who knows maybe it does. And it is as light on resources as xfce. In case you feel like trying here's the link for the install instructions https://wiki.trinitydesktop.org/Debian_Trinity_Repository_Installation_Inst...

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