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by MAYBL8
Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: [SOLVED] Update error this morning
Replies: 2
Views: 522

[SOLVED] Update error this morning

full upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following packages will be upgraded: debian-archive-keyring (2017.5 => 2017.5+deb9u1) firefox (67.0.4~mozillabinaries-1mx17+1 => 67.0.4~mozillabinaries-1mx17+2) mx-i...
by MAYBL8
Sat Jun 15, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Test all linux versions from one site
Replies: 5
Views: 4072

Test all linux versions from one site

Anybody ever heard of this site:
https://distrotest.net/

It is down right now but here is an article explaining it:
https://www.forbes.com/sites/jasonevang ... e0243550d9
by MAYBL8
Thu Jun 06, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17/18
Topic: MX 17/18 Repository: The Spectre-Meltdown-Checker Thread
Replies: 25
Views: 2572

Re: MX 17/18 Repository: The Spectre-Meltdown-Checker Thread

Mine says this after running the checker: What do I need to do? CVE-2018-12126 aka 'Fallout, microarchitectural store buffer data sampling (MSBDS)' * Kernel supports using MD_CLEAR mitigation: NO > STATUS: VULNERABLE (Your microcode supports mitigation, but your kernel doesn't, upgrade it to mitigat...
by MAYBL8
Wed Jun 05, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: Compiz
Replies: 7
Views: 2256

Re: Compiz

So what selections do you use from the settings? Such as the Effects Section or other settings?
by MAYBL8
Sun Jun 02, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: Compiz
Replies: 7
Views: 2256

Compiz

Anyone here using Compiz?
I would like to know what features and options are being used.
Looking to spruce up my Desktop with it.
Thanks
by MAYBL8
Mon May 13, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: MX Boot Options gone bonkers? [SOLVED]
Replies: 20
Views: 1520

Re: MX Boot Options gone bonkers?

I can't be of much help here but the same thing happened to me a while back and I just used a config from a backup and moved on. So I don't know what caused it for me either. I noticed it when I went to change the background theme in boot options and it acted like it was changing it but it didn't. W...
by MAYBL8
Sat May 04, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: MX Tunes
Replies: 58
Views: 11289

Re: MX Tunes

Just for spring and summer coming up:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZT_OxPRmSw
by MAYBL8
Sun Apr 28, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: CR Discussion
Topic: Accessibility Help/ Ideas?
Replies: 14
Views: 2171

Re: Accessibility Help/ Ideas?

One thing that might help is an extra monitor.
When other windows open up they might open up on the second monitor.
It might also further complicate things but it might help.

Maybe adjust his clicking timing on the mouse so he doesn't tend to double click as often.
by MAYBL8
Fri Apr 26, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: amdgpu drivers
Replies: 13
Views: 1892

Re: amdgpu drivers

Thanks for the info.
I will look into how to accomplish this when I get some time.
Obviously I need to do the steps in the correct order such as install the amdgpu driver and modify the files.
by MAYBL8
Wed Apr 24, 2019 7:09 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: amdgpu drivers
Replies: 13
Views: 1892

Re: amdgpu drivers

I have always wondered about this amdgpu drivers. My system works fine out of the box so I never tried them. I didn't want to mess it up. Here is my inxi -G dcihon@mx:~$ inxi -G Graphics: Device-1: AMD Tobago PRO [Radeon R7 360 / R9 360 OEM] driver: radeon v: kernel Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.19.2...

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