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Bouffski
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Cheers!

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Post by Bouffski » Tue Jul 30, 2019 12:27 pm

for this unique Linux distro!
Fastest booting ever from HDD..
Stable, easy to use, rich documented. Installation went like a charm, and, as me guilty pleasure, conky.
My system is (for now) an Acer Swift 3, pre-installed Win10 on SSD, dual booting a HDD with MX as primary OS.
Coming from OpenSUSE, this distro is a relief! Loads of software works out-of-box, like N'flix.
Credits to the dev's
Cheers

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Adrian
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Re: Cheers!

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Post by Adrian » Tue Jul 30, 2019 12:48 pm

Welcome to MX and to the forum!

One of the advantage of MX is the small friendly community and your chance to influence things. If you are using a "big" distro good luck asking for custom things.

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Jerry3904
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Re: Cheers!

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Post by Jerry3904 » Tue Jul 30, 2019 12:49 pm

Thanks for the good words, and welcome to the Forum!
Production: 4.15.0-1-amd64, MX-17.1, AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core, GeForce GT 630/PCIe/SSE2, 8 GB, SSD 120 GB, Data 1TB
Testing: AAO 722: 4.15.0-1-386. MX-17.1, AMD C-60 APU, 4 GB
Personal: XPS 13, 4.18.0-19.3-liquorix, 4 GB

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Re: Cheers!

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Post by manyroads » Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:08 pm

:welcome:
Pax vobiscum,
Mark Rabideau - http://many-roads.com
bspwm MX-18.3 kernel: 5.1.11-antix.1-amd64-smp
"For every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple, and wrong." H. L. Mencken
Testing: antiX19

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Re: Cheers!

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Post by Eadwine Rose » Tue Jul 30, 2019 4:01 pm

Hi!! :happy:
MX-18.3_x64 May 26 2019 * 4.19.0-5-amd64 ext4 Xfce 4.12.3 * 8-core AMD Ryzen 7 2700
Asus TUF B450-Plus Gaming UEFI * Asus GTX 1050 Ti Nvidia 390.116 * 2x16Gb DDR4 2666 Kingston HyperX Predator
Samsung 860EVO * Samsung S24D330 & P2250 * HP Envy5030

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Question on update mirror(s)

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Post by Bouffski » Sat Aug 03, 2019 10:35 am

Hallo all!

As a question: How can I change from local mirrors to some specified mirror for my updates upgrades?
The silly thing is that I encountered this very question some years ago, as at that time I found an answer...

Cheers

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Paul..
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Re: Cheers!

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Post by Paul.. » Sat Aug 03, 2019 11:41 am

MX Tools->Repo Manager

Asus Prime X470-Pro | AMD Ryzen 5 1400 (8 threads)
16 Gig DDR4 3000 | nVidia - GeForce GTX 750 Ti
Samsung 970 NVMe SSD | 860 500GB SSD

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Re: Cheers!

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Post by Artim » Sat Aug 03, 2019 5:11 pm

Welcome to MX and some of the friendliest forums in Linuxdom!

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