xfce and shutdown/reboot button greyed
Hello, just upgraded my slack 13.37 to 14.0 and I can't shutdown xfce from menu. Shutdown and reboot button are greyed. I read a lot of docs, and some says that you should use sudo, some other says you have to tune polkit, and some says you have to ...Message posted on the October 7th, 2012 - 4:20 PM ET
Desktop use (xfce) and system groups
Hi. I'm running wheezy. Can someone give a list of groups, that desktop users should belong that video/audio playback (pulseaudio) work smoothly and they can for example shutdown/reboot system and use removable media without root password? Here is ...Message posted on the April 30th, 2012 - 4:30 PM ET
Xfce4, systemd - shutdown via builtin-dialog isn't working
Hi, I just set up a new Debian installation and I've got a problem which I think is related to user permissions: Debian Wheezy Initsystem: systemd DE: Xfce4, + xfce4-goodies-package some installed packages (just some which were recommended in ...Message posted on the March 31st, 2013 - 2:40 PM ET
Bug#727605: Add support for systemd inhibit API
Package: xfce4-power-manager Version: 1.2.0-2 Severity: normal Tags: patch User: email@example.com Usertags: systemd-logind Hi, when systemd-logind is active it will by default react to power events and execute the ...Message posted on the October 24th, 2013 - 10:10 AM ET
Two questions: NVIDIA driver and Nepomuk priority.
Hi list. First about the Nepomuk priority. I have an old single-core Athlon XP and although Xfce is more in line with these specs and works better, KDE still works fine here (I have a hand-picked KDE installation). I've recently upgraded from 4.6.5 ...Message posted on the January 4th, 2012 - 5:10 AM ET
The Economist magazine correspondent: "Linux sucks"
This is not me talking, but the prestigious Economist, and by a former Linux fan boy. Listen up 'tards. RL http://www.economist.com/node/21551409 Desktop Linux Difference engine: Free is too expensive Mar 30th 2012, 20:05 by N.V. | LOS ANGELES ...Message posted on the March 30th, 2012 - 8:08 PM ET
Getting wireless adaptor to work
i have a HP Pavillian zt1130 laptop that was made in 2001 - 02. it has a intel mobil celeron 1.2 ghz processor with 512 Mb of memory. unfortunately, it cannot boot DVD's..only CD's. i have been using Mepis 8 on it for a long time & it served me ...Message posted on the April 24th, 2012 - 8:18 PM ET