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by skidoo
Fri Jul 05, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: Mozilla Hardening And Enhancement Guide
Replies: 11
Views: 2945

Re: Mozilla Hardening And Enhancement Guide

app.update.lastUpdateTime.experiments-update-timer ...set to 0 [default is 1550012645] The value represents an event timestamp. Zero just serves to spoof "ain't never been updated yet". Zero or otherwise, the value conceivably could serve as a fingerprinting trait... but that would provide pointles...
by skidoo
Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: MX Modified
Topic: MX-18.3 Bare Server Edition respin
Replies: 28
Views: 6799

Re: MX-18.3 Bare Server Edition respin

An item for the server discussion thread: speaking as the person who made this, my first MX respin, I wouldn't recommend using MX Linux as the basis for a mission-critical production server. I would, rather, use a distro that's intended for that use and has a track record of security, stability and...
by skidoo
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Live USB with persistance
Replies: 40
Views: 5260

Re: Live USB with persistance

3. At the boot screen - choose F5 and chose "Persist_Static" Hey! Can someone elaborate all those F5 options? What each of ("persist_all", "persist_root", etc...) those mean? During legacy BIOS liveboot, the boot screen displays Press F1 for Help Below, I'm pasting a (possibly outdated) copy of tha...
by skidoo
Sat Jun 29, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: could MX safely use multiple repositories enabled at different priorities ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Re: could MX safely use multiple repositories enabled at different priorities ?

@skidoo: that was a bit curt, especially without pointers to said previous discussions.
duly noted.
One of these days I'll learn to just keep my yap shut.
by skidoo
Sat Jun 29, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Do any of ya'll play the free Linux games?
Replies: 45
Views: 7690

Re: Do any of ya'll play the free Linux games?

Sparky, look for 'em listed within synaptic (not MXpackageinstaller).
If you found a game title of interest, for instance "ballz" mentioned on the webpage, search in synaptic to find your ballz
by skidoo
Sat Jun 29, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: icwm configuration
Replies: 17
Views: 2702

Re: icwm configuration

re "I edited /usr/share/icewm/*" Really, we should not tamper with those (and) customized files in that path are subject to being silently overwritten during package upgrade operations. Given that the files have been tampered, I'll suggest a clean slate approach at this point ~~ "sudo apt purge icew...
by skidoo
Fri Jun 28, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: could MX safely use multiple repositories enabled at different priorities ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Re: could MX safely use multiple repositories enabled at different priorities ?

This (in and outs, and why not, and why so, and "yeahbut"s)
has been discussed recently, repeatedly, across multiple topics.
by skidoo
Fri Jun 28, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Do any of ya'll play the free Linux games?
Replies: 45
Views: 7690

Re: Do any of ya'll play the free Linux games?

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arcade games available from debian repositories
150 titles
with screenshots
https://blends.debian.org/games/tasks/arcade

The above is linked from https://blends.debian.org/games/tasks/
which serves as a TOC page, providing links to each of the various "games categories" pages
by skidoo
Fri Jun 28, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Can we get a "NEWBIE" section
Replies: 51
Views: 8787

Re: Can we get a "NEWBIE" section

Personally... I do not like video guides. okay... thanks for sharing? :snooze: . . an on-topic "true story" : I was more than a bit shaken (air quotes here, to spare ya from reading something about " ...a brick ") a while back when I noticed the posts by someone (mauser) I was replying to bore the ...

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