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by Gordon Cooper
Tue Jun 25, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Cool computer and a pretty good day
Replies: 43
Views: 5177

Re: Cool computer and a pretty good day

JayM wrote " but the only way my fan will screw down to the heat sink is in intake position, blowing air from inside the computer case onto the heat sink. Weird."

Same setup here except that the case has a funnel shaped ducting from the outside to about half an inch above the fan/heatsink assembly.
by Gordon Cooper
Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:56 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17/18
Topic: MX-17/18 Repository: The Thunderbird Thread
Replies: 179
Views: 23358

Re: MX-17/18 Repository: The Thunderbird Thread

Upgrade is behaving for me .Thanks Mike, will yell if I find any bugs.
by Gordon Cooper
Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Status of BOINC and Dropbox
Replies: 4
Views: 1022

Re: Status of BOINC and Dropbox

Dropbox is behaving OK for me but it is being used only as a temporary cloud store for transfer of files between a small team using Gimp and Photoshop to recover several thousand old documents. We are only uploading and downloading, no attempts at syncing. You could take a look at Mega.nz, it provid...
by Gordon Cooper
Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kernel Vunerable?
Replies: 4
Views: 1841

Re: Kernel Vunerable?

Thank you.
by Gordon Cooper
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kernel Vunerable?
Replies: 4
Views: 1841

Kernel Vunerable?

This appeared on the local LUG forum with the comment that it affects other Linux versions too.

https://www.suse.com/de-de/support/kb/doc/?id=7023928
by Gordon Cooper
Sun Jun 16, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX is really something special
Replies: 19
Views: 4405

Re: MX is really something special

@ Seaken64 trinity is in the main MX repo.
by Gordon Cooper
Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: How to adjust the mouse behavior? [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 1925

Re: How to adjust the mouse behavior?

Description of the behaviour makes the problem appear to be a bad contact within the mouse itself. Is it always the same mouse button? A fault like this will not
be fixed by adjustments to the computer software.
by Gordon Cooper
Thu Jun 13, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Daily use of MX Linux (and Antix if you use it as well)
Replies: 36
Views: 6451

Re: Daily use of MX Linux (and Antix if you use it as well)

Like Richard, i use MX for everything of my own. I still have Win XP on an old laptop just in case I get query from a Windows craft group that I once moderated. Main project at present is the recovery of several thousand 1930's to 19?? documents for digital archiving. Others in the team are Windows ...
by Gordon Cooper
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: My cat has had an operation on the 11th of June
Replies: 74
Views: 8601

Re: My cat will get operated on tomorrow...

Looks like many cases of the old adage: Dogs have masters but cats have servants.
by Gordon Cooper
Mon Jun 10, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: My cat has had an operation on the 11th of June
Replies: 74
Views: 8601

Re: My cat will get operated on tomorrow...

@ Eadwine Rose. All will go well, I had nearly the same problem as Doerak. It was part fixed today, thought I was losing the whole tooth but the gumdigger removed the loose top of it and made a temporary repair. Go back to see him in week or so for a some reinforcing - a stainless pin to be fitted i...

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