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Interesting example of how "advocates" act
Saw this post: <http://www.linuxadvocates.com/2013/02/the-gnulinux-desktop.html> I gave a comment. I was surprised that it was approved. Robert Pogson and I responded back to him. Below is the text - note I did not say anything inappropriate ...Message posted on the February 11th, 2013 - 5:10 PM ET
Debian 7 GNU/kFreeBSD Installation: Desktop Environment Default?
1600601909-1808455706-1369242940=:70429 Hello! There's a bit of an issue with the Debian 7 GNU/kFreeBSD default desktop in the default installation. When I select any of the "default installation" options at the beginning of ...Message posted on the May 22nd, 2013 - 01:40 pm ET
Desktop Linux is Dead....Nobody Came To The Funereal...
http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/news/software/3346791/why-linux-on-desktop/ "Why Linux on the Desktop Is Dead Do yourself a favor and stick with Linux servers. The desktop OS market is a two-horse race, and Linux was not invited to the party By ...Message posted on the March 25th, 2012 - 09:06 pm ET
Advice on new desktop/building?
My current desktop has been having some issues lately and I think its time to consider replacing it. Ive been having trouble finding exactly what I want, even tho' this is straightforward, so i though I'd ask here to get some advice, maybe even ...Message posted on the October 19th, 2013 - 03:10 pm ET
How To Set Up And Use Linux
How To Set Up And Use Linux It's worthwhile going to a little extra effort in order to use software created by the World Community instead of by a domineering criminal fascist corporation. Linux is much better than corporate gouge-ware whose only ...Message posted on the April 02nd, 2013 - 05:41 pm ET
Desktop icons missing
I have two related questions after updating to wheezy today. 1. Gnome classic desktop displays no desktop icons. That is, the launchers from ~/Desktop/ do not display. Is there a way to caues them to display? I have temporarily changed to XFCE and ...Message posted on the March 01st, 2012 - 11:20 pm ET
Why Linux Sucks On Desktops and How to Save Your Ass.
::Quote Here's why Desktop Linux Sucks Desktop Graphics Drivers If you've a plain Intel IGP on your mobo and you are not a gamer, almost always you'll have a smoother experience. Similarly you'll have a painless experience with older realtek, ...Message posted on the April 28th, 2012 - 08:19 pm ET
Bug#655195: Desktop shell type (GNOME, KDE, LXDE...) configuration via D-I udeb template (for wheezy)
This message is in MIME format and has been PGP signed. boundary="=_6jjwnnctvtbh" This message is in MIME format. DelSp="Yes"; format="flowed" package: debian-edu-install severity: wishlist Hi, as a patch you find ...Message posted on the January 09th, 2012 - 02:20 am ET
Why Linux Desktop Is a Joke.
https://plus.google.com/112757647855302148298/posts/jQMiyuBAhHe #Linux as Destop is such a joke. Those comparing linux as desktop on sites or forums are just lying thru their teeth, or so brainwashed they don't know what they are talking about. ...Message posted on the August 05th, 2013 - 03:05 pm ET
Bug#726032: transition: GNOME 3.8: gnome-desktop (and all the rest)
Package: release.debian.org Severity: normal User: email@example.com Usertags: transition Hi, we'd like to upload the last bits of GNOME 3.8 This involves a library transition for gnome-desktop: libgnome-desktop-3-2 → ...Message posted on the October 11th, 2013 - 08:10 am ET
Network World: Why Linux is a desktop flop
<http://goo.gl/0ntcg> It's free, easier to use than ever, IT staffers know it and love it, and it has fewer viruses and Trojans than Windows. It's already ubiquitous on the server side. Plus, there are now alternatives to the most popular ...Message posted on the April 30th, 2012 - 08:00 pm ET
Cannot use GnuPG with Icedove in my desktop but can in my laptop
I have a laptop and a desktop. Both have squeeze, the latest versions of icedove (10.0.12-1) and enigmail (2:1.4.1-2) from squeeze-backports and gnupg (1.4.10-4+squeeze1) from squeeze installed. On the laptop I can digitally sign my e-mails, but I ...Message posted on the July 22nd, 2013 - 02:40 pm ET
Dual screen: One desktop, one not. How to do ?
Hello All, I would like to attach a second screen to my 'puter, but do not want to stretch my desktop to that second screen (one is a monitor, the other is a TV screen). How would I do that ? I've googled for it, but did not see much but for the ...Message posted on the April 20th, 2013 - 05:57 am ET
The Truth About Why Desktop Linux Sucks. GREAT ARTICLE!!!!!!
http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/news/software/3346791/why-linux-on-desktop/ " Why Linux on the Desktop Is Dead Do yourself a favor and stick with Linux servers. The desktop OS market is a two-horse race, and Linux was not invited to the party By ...Message posted on the March 25th, 2012 - 03:49 pm ET