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#2351 OFFLINE   saturnian

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Posted 19 February 2018 - 11:09 AM

Kubuntu 17.10.

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#2352 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 11 March 2018 - 05:23 AM

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This is a temporary desktop as I am trying to rescue my Arch set up and have a few minor gremlins to hunt down.

As you can see I am using ICEWM with the "win95" theme. I quite like the look of the theme but am finding using ICEWM a tad difficult. There are no entries in the application menu and the only way I have found to open up programs is via a terminal, a separate one for each program. I guess that will have to do for now as am saving my energy for fixing up my original set up.

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#2353 OFFLINE   securitybreach

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Posted 11 March 2018 - 09:56 AM

Wow, that is very retro looking :thumbsup:
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#2354 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 11 March 2018 - 11:03 AM

View Postsecuritybreach, on 11 March 2018 - 09:56 AM, said:

Wow, that is very retro looking :thumbsup:

Ha an you thought WindowMaker was looking old style :Laughing:
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#2355 OFFLINE   securitybreach

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Posted 11 March 2018 - 11:24 AM

View Postabarbarian, on 11 March 2018 - 11:03 AM, said:

View Postsecuritybreach, on 11 March 2018 - 09:56 AM, said:

Wow, that is very retro looking :thumbsup:

Ha an you thought WindowMaker was looking old style :Laughing:

Not much of a difference there...
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#2356 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 11 April 2018 - 05:13 AM

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Arch and Window Maker. I really must get around to creating some permanent dock icon sets. At the moment I am just grabbing any icon image that grabs me fancy when I install a program.  :breakfast:
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#2357 OFFLINE   Dr. J

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Posted 01 May 2018 - 11:00 AM

Ubuntu MATE 18.04... This'll probably be my desktop for the foreseeable future...

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I'm using the Vimix GTK theme from github, and the Deepin icon theme from the Ubuntu repos.
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#2358 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 24 May 2018 - 05:05 AM

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Problems problems , I have had to use icewm as I can not boot with windowmaker. The black background that came as standard with icewm was pretty depressing so I spent time figuring out how to change it to something more pleasing.
The picture is one I took last week when I visited the Welsh Botanical Gardens which are about 40 miles away from me. The bull is lifesize and from a distance does indeed look real. :breakfast:

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#2359 OFFLINE   securitybreach

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Posted 24 May 2018 - 05:46 AM

Looks nice man :thumbsup:

And what's wrong with windowmaker?
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#2360 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 24 May 2018 - 06:21 AM

View Postsecuritybreach, on 24 May 2018 - 05:46 AM, said:

Looks nice man :thumbsup:

And what's wrong with windowmaker?

Hmmm no idea. I use an alias "x" to replace startx and after I updated the system a couple of days ago "x" would not work.  I rebooted the system several times and get slightly different messages about xorg.
I looked in the /home/bloodaxe/.local/share/xorg/Xorg.0.log and can see nothing obvious relating to the fail. I tried to do "icewm" but it did not work I can not remeber the exact message. So I altered my .xinitrc file and I can boot to icewm.
I read around that there have been problems with xorg and nvidia lately and some folks have semi-solved their problems by downgrading these. I tried several different downgrades but none worked, possibly I did not downgrade the correct packages.
I have come across the Arch Linux Archive
https://wiki.archlin...a_specific_date
so I could try and roll back my whole system to last week. However I do not have a very recent backup so am wary of trying that as I have never used the tool before and do not wish to loose my almost perfectly running set up due to a wrong click.
Now that I have a decent background and have populated my main menu I guess I could live with this for a very short while.
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#2361 OFFLINE   securitybreach

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Posted 24 May 2018 - 12:58 PM

Odd. I have not had any issues with xorg and nvidia.
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Posted 24 May 2018 - 03:25 PM

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The bull is lifesize and from a distance does indeed look real.
That's exactly what I thought until I enlarged your image!
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#2363 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 24 May 2018 - 07:11 PM

View Postebrke, on 24 May 2018 - 03:25 PM, said:

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The bull is lifesize and from a distance does indeed look real.
That's exactly what I thought until I enlarged your image!

I posted a couple more shots of the bull in the Flowers thread for you. :breakfast:
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#2364 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 01 June 2018 - 06:07 AM

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Hickup sorted now back in Window Maker. Luverly. :breakfast:
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#2365 OFFLINE   securitybreach

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Posted 01 June 2018 - 07:27 AM

Looks nice Abarbarian :thumbsup:
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#2366 OFFLINE   wa4chq

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Posted 26 June 2018 - 09:05 AM

My latest....using spectrwm
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#2367 OFFLINE   V.T. Eric Layton

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Posted 26 June 2018 - 11:27 AM

Hmm... too techy for this ol' man. I like 'em simple these days...

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Posted 27 June 2018 - 07:46 AM

View PostV.T. Eric Layton, on 26 June 2018 - 11:27 AM, said:

Hmm... too techy for this ol' man. I like 'em simple these days...
OK, but I'm only in techy mode at the library, I haven't a clue as to what I have going on.....reality is underneath.
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Posted 27 June 2018 - 10:15 AM

Ah... Mahjong. Much easier to understand. :)

#2370 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 18 July 2018 - 05:36 AM

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Eee by gum ain't 't grand t' b' boring and ol' fsh'ned :Laughing:
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#2371 OFFLINE   wa4chq

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Posted 01 August 2018 - 09:48 PM

abarbarian....them eyes is spooky!

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#2372 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 02 August 2018 - 04:07 AM

View Postwa4chq, on 01 August 2018 - 09:48 PM, said:

abarbarian....them eyes is spooky!
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#2373 OFFLINE   abarbarian

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Posted 02 August 2018 - 04:24 AM

View Postwa4chq, on 01 August 2018 - 09:48 PM, said:

abarbarian....them eyes is spooky!

Are these any more relaxing :Laughing:

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#2374 OFFLINE   wa4chq

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Posted 02 August 2018 - 08:53 AM

ahhh, much better....   lol

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Posted 02 August 2018 - 09:04 AM

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