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DebEX Build 160105 with Gnome 3.18.3 and Mate 1.12.1

Posted 01-05-2016 at 08:15 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 01-07-2016 at 04:33 AM by exton (MORE INFO)

NEWS 160105 about DebEX
I have made a new extra version of DebEX, which I call DebEX Gnome Live DVD. Its a pure Debian system using the testing (stretch) and unstable (sid) repositories. Two Desktop Environments are pre-installed. Gnome 3.18.3 latest version (Gothenburg) and Mate 1.12.1 (latest version). About Gnome 3.18: This release brings significant improvements to many of our core applications, from better Google Drive integration in Files to a list view in Boxes to firmware updates...
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DebEX KDE with kernel 4.3.3 (latest) and KDE 4.14.2 and KDE Plasma Desktop 5:84

Posted 01-02-2016 at 03:05 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 01-02-2016 at 07:44 AM by exton (More INFO)

NEWS 160102
I have made a new version of DebEX KDE Live DVD. It replaces version 150830. It’s a pure Debian 8.2 system. I.e.: There are no Ubuntu or Kubuntu elements involved. DebEX KDE uses KDE 4.14.2 and KDE Plasma Desktop 5:84 as Desktop environment and kernel 4.3.0-5-exton. (Latest as of 160102). I have pre-installed Nvidia’s proprietary graphic driver 352.63. Furthermore Google Chrome to make it possible to watch Netflix movies. I’ve also added SMPlayer – an alternative to Vlc. (SMPlayer...
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Debian 8.2 on ACER E1-532

Posted 12-18-2015 at 04:49 PM by error_401 (LINUX mostly DEBIAN - hardware and software)
Updated 12-23-2015 at 11:28 AM by error_401

Debian 8.2 "Jessie" on ACER Aspire E1-532

Again a new laptop with Debian 8 with KDE

Just bought the latest from ACER:

ACER Aspire E1-532

Nice laptop. Nice large screen, keyboard with num block, touchpad. Intel processor and 4 GB of RAM.
500 GB HDD.

Will be the x-mas gift for a godchild of ours. So first tried to make a decent...
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Member response

Posted 12-17-2015 at 05:15 PM by onebuck


One week until Christmas and we are having a mild late fall. I played Golf the other day since it was 60 with a little breeze. Boy that was great! We do need a hard freeze so as to winter the bugs. Maybe it's about time to work on the snow thrower because time will be short before the storms will be placing a blanket over us again. They are getting a lot in the plains so it won't be long for us to get some snow.

I remember long ago the winters in Northern Illinois....
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My new MeX Linux can run superfast from RAM – Build 151217

Posted 12-17-2015 at 08:18 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 12-22-2015 at 01:12 PM by exton (More INFO)

NEWS/CHANGES in MeX Build 151217
Mex Linux is no longer based on Linux Mint. MeX build 151217 is based only on Debian 8.2 and Ubuntu 15.10. I have replaced the original kernel with my special kernel 4.3.0-4-exton. All packages in MeX Linux have been upgraded to the latest version by 151217.

MORE NEWS 151217
1. The MeX ISO is now a ISO-hybrid, which means that it can very easily be transferred (copied) to a USB pen drive.
2. Another big improvement is that MeX now can...
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