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by xendistar
24 May 2019 19:32
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: Getting an apt error
Replies: 2
Views: 68

Re: Getting an apt error

I was planning to run a tests over this weekend, a quick check yesterday suggested there was nothing a miss but I have not had time to run a smart check on the disk and file system checks
by xendistar
23 May 2019 19:04
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: Getting an apt error
Replies: 2
Views: 68

Getting an apt error

Running my normal sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade on my SolydX-EE PC resulted in the following errors tonight Hit:6 https://repository.solydxk.com solydxk-ee InRelease Use of uninitialized value $value in substitution (s///) at /usr/bin/apt-show-versions line 597, <FILE> line 807076...
by xendistar
23 May 2019 18:26
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: Community ISO maintenance and build issues - 2
Replies: 75
Views: 13291

Re: Community ISO maintenance and build issues - 2

My cli foo is quite ok, thank you very much :ugeek: but my mothers and fathers and friends is not, sadly. Also - if there's no replacement - fixing it for the greater good is what Linux is all about. And takes probably less time than all the support topics that might come up in this forum. This is ...
by xendistar
23 May 2019 17:11
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: Community ISO maintenance and build issues - 2
Replies: 75
Views: 13291

Re: Community ISO maintenance and build issues - 2

ilu wrote:
22 May 2019 19:36
That's a pity. There doesn't seem to be a replacement.
Like me ilu, use it as an excuse to improve your cli foo :twisted: :twisted:
by xendistar
21 May 2019 16:23
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: Two monitor issues
Replies: 5
Views: 300

Re: Two monitor issues

Hi Amnesix, thanks for the info, gave up with Conky as I simply found it to big, went back to running gkrellm
by xendistar
11 May 2019 07:25
Forum: Networking
Topic: Inability to Connect to High Speed Broadband.
Replies: 4
Views: 2126

Re: Inability to Connect to High Speed Broadband.

I have no idea what Openreach is and what technology they use but I don't think it matters anyway. <snip>. Openreach are one of the UK largest providers of broadband to residential and commercial properties either as a direct ISP or backbone provider for a third party ISP's mhwelsh Couple of things...
by xendistar
04 May 2019 23:14
Forum: Software
Topic: This nights Firefox addon f***up - use Waterfox instead - fix is online
Replies: 13
Views: 640

Re: This nights Firefox addon f***up - use Waterfox instead

ilu wrote:
04 May 2019 20:03

Just because I'm up late at night and see things while they are happening ... :ugeek:
As you like being up late, I don't suppose you noticed the scumbag that tired to break into my place the other night? Apparently that was in the early hours of the morning :evil: :evil:
by xendistar
04 May 2019 18:54
Forum: Software
Topic: This nights Firefox addon f***up - use Waterfox instead - fix is online
Replies: 13
Views: 640

Re: This nights Firefox addon f***up - use Waterfox instead

Thanks Arjen, all back and working now.

Still going to blame ilu :o
by xendistar
04 May 2019 18:11
Forum: Software
Topic: This nights Firefox addon f***up - use Waterfox instead - fix is online
Replies: 13
Views: 640

Re: This nights Firefox addon f***up - use Waterfox instead

Funny you should say that, I saw the email notification for your post on here Arjen, go into Firefox and there a big yellow banner proclaiming "some of your addins had been disabled " :o :o

I blame ilu, had he not mentioned it, it would never of happened ;)
by xendistar
04 May 2019 16:19
Forum: Installation
Topic: How long will it take to encrypt a 1TB hard disk?
Replies: 2
Views: 786

Re: How long will it take to encrypt a 1TB hard disk?

Whats was the 800gb partition, if it was your home partition might have been easier to have a smaller home and then have a couple of data partitions that you can mount and encrypt as required.
by xendistar
04 May 2019 16:13
Forum: Software
Topic: This nights Firefox addon f***up - use Waterfox instead - fix is online
Replies: 13
Views: 640

Re: This nights Firefox addon f***up - use Waterfox instead

What version of Firefox is that with Ilu?

I am using version 66.0.3 with EE and not had any issues?
by xendistar
22 Apr 2019 15:38
Forum: Software
Topic: Workbench
Replies: 1
Views: 357

Re: Workbench

by xendistar
22 Apr 2019 15:32
Forum: Installation
Topic: ee edition Solydk supported by SolydXK Team ?
Replies: 13
Views: 2515

Re: ee edition Solydk supported by SolydXK Team ?

Can you supply some information on the PC's that you are trying to install SolydXK on to, type of processor, how much memory, hard disk (type, size and how many), motherboard model no, is the PC 32bit or 64bit is it the only OS on the PC, DVD is it internal or external. Did the live DVD work? Have y...
by xendistar
21 Apr 2019 20:42
Forum: Xfce specific (SolydX)
Topic: Desktop style ruined (fixed)
Replies: 2
Views: 247

Re: Desktop style ruined (fixed)

There is nothing wrong with making a mistake, it how we learn. It is more important to learn what you did wrong and how you can prevent it next time. Your lesson to learn here is to have a copy of the file you are editing, that can be either from a copy of the file that you make before editing it or...
by xendistar
08 Apr 2019 19:42
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: Community ISO maintenance and build issues - 2
Replies: 75
Views: 13291

Re: Community ISO maintenance and build issues - 2

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deb https://repository.solydxk.com solydxk-ee main upstream import
That is the one I have in my source list and I installed this current setup about 3 months ago
by xendistar
07 Apr 2019 15:36
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: Update error
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: Update error

Cheers Guys, Well I rebooted the PC to an install disk and ran a check on my boot, root and home partitions and gparted did not find anything wrong, so I am not sure what happened. I guess the install could of gone a bit wayward for some reason hence the messages after the install and then completel...
by xendistar
07 Apr 2019 10:11
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: Update error
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: Update error

This is becoming a bit strange, came to my PC this morning, completely black unresponsive, pc box lights were as was the monitor lights but that was it. Ended up pressing the reset switch on the PC, PC rebooted and came up with file system errors telling me to run fsck manually, which I did. FSCK ca...
by xendistar
06 Apr 2019 21:20
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: Update error
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Update error

Running SolydX EE Did my normal $ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade to night 41 packages to update 7 were just your normal file update the remainder were LibreOffice updates, looks like they are moving to version 1:6.1.5-2. ( I have attached a full txt file of the full process and all...
by xendistar
27 Mar 2019 21:46
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Forum Standards Relating to Enquiries.
Replies: 5
Views: 2364

Re: Forum Standards Relating to Enquiries.

Hi FuzzyJ or should I say Kayman? I read this post and then looked at your outstanding post regarding the KDE notifacations (or lack of them), so having a spare couple of minutes I decided to try and help with your issue by searching Google. I was surprised to find a post on the KDE forum with prett...

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