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by penguin
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Thunar Custom Action Copy to ... Send to
Replies: 5
Views: 708

Re: Thunar Custom Action Copy to ... Send to

I managed to add a Custom Action to Thunar as.. Copy big Files to USB Command sudo sysctl vm.dirty_bytes=50331648 && sudo sysctl vm.dirty_background_bytes=16777216 && (cp -r %F "$(zenity --file-selection --directory)") | zenity --progress --pulsate --auto-close && sudo sysctl vm.dirty_bytes=0 && sud...
by penguin
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Google Drive On MX?
Replies: 42
Views: 5891

Re: Google Drive On MX?

Have a look> Odrive Appimage

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https://www.opendesktop.org/p/1292554/
by penguin
Sun Apr 14, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: [SOLVED] Anyone know of a good mindmapping software?
Replies: 15
Views: 2484

Re: Anyone know of a good mindmapping software?

Also have a look . Linux Appimages.

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https://www.opendesktop.org/search/projectSearchText/mindmap
by penguin
Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Thunar Custom Action Copy to ... Send to
Replies: 5
Views: 708

Re: Thunar Custom Action Copy to ... Send to

Can't you put those commands, without the sudo, in /etc/rc.local to have them apply at boot for the whole system? Yes I can, but many suggest to use these changes temporally, If I am not wrong ( because the performance of computer can change and I am not very sure how). So means I prefer to use the...
by penguin
Sat Apr 13, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Thunar Custom Action Copy to ... Send to
Replies: 5
Views: 708

Thunar Custom Action Copy to ... Send to

Help. If Possible. Anyone that can contribute for the follow : I will like to have a Send To ( Copy To ) USB (modified version that resolve the infamous problem of very slow time during copy to USB of big files) This a problem discussed many times in forum but also in the net. I have found (jand jus...
by penguin
Wed Apr 10, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Grsync (rsync) backup strategy question: Should you "preserve [the] owner?
Replies: 4
Views: 517

Re: Grsync (rsync) backup strategy question: Should you "preserve [the] owner?

Sorry . I am not sure what you are asking for, but is a tutorial of someone in internet that compare grsync with lucky backup. Find it and watch. If you are experimenting or want to find a right tool for backup, I will suggest qt4-fsarchiver. Is very simple, fast,compress backup image, can save MBR ...
by penguin
Wed Apr 10, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: Why XFCE?
Replies: 108
Views: 12886

Re: Why XFCE?

Agree. Totally agree. I have tested some of DE and have get back to XFCE. XFCE is lean and fast. Folks have a wrong perception on LXDE and LXQT for being light. No.... In the first sight maybe yes, but when you use desktop with some applications on background and middle to heavy applications you wil...
by penguin
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:48 am
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: Installing and removing desktop environments
Replies: 25
Views: 3068

Re: Installing and removing desktop environments

Hmmmm. I have installed and removed desktops. I am not very sure in Mx Linux , but in my Sparky Linux . Some one suggested Virtual Box or Environment to play with it.I suggest other methods that are really safe and do not cost you more than some minutes! Suppose that you have installed MX Linux in y...
by penguin
Mon Apr 08, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Package Requests / Status
Topic: WPS Office [INFEASIBLE]
Replies: 16
Views: 3208

Re: WPS Office [INFEASIBLE]

Just as a warning to anyone like me who likes WPSOffice in part because of its traditional toolbar interface, I just downloaded and installed version 11 and it appears that the toolbar interface option is gone, and the size of the download is almost doubled to boot. So I guess I will stay with the ...
by penguin
Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Managing Windows in my small SSD
Replies: 7
Views: 822

Re: Managing Windows in my small SSD

Based on my experience. 128 GB SSD, a second hand Samsung.There are installed Windows,MX Linux, Sparky Linux, Storage,Swap (no any part formatted). Running it for 1 or 2 years. Goes fast.2 weeks ago I get a new Kingston 120 GB for 20 EU. I did not arrived to image the 128 of SSD in the new one, but ...

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