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Old 11-02-2011, 12:05 PM   #1
vharishankar
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Using the trinity desktop


This project has been interesting me, since I still have a longing for the old KDE 3 desktop. So has anybody been using it and if so, are there adequate packages for Debian to make it usable?

Please share your experiences.
 
Old 11-02-2011, 03:24 PM   #2
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I tried this as a live-CD :
http://exe-linux.fastfishwebsolutions.com/
and the experience was very good.
As i didn't use it in real-life, that is all i can say.
 
Old 11-02-2011, 05:52 PM   #3
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It works just fine.

# Debian Trinity Repository KDE 3.5 http://www.trinitydesktop.org/
# Secure APT - apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.quickbuild.pearsoncomputing.net --recv-keys 2B8638D0
# For Squeeze (4 lines):
# deb http://ppa.quickbuild.pearsoncomputi...v3.5.13/debian squeeze main
# deb-src http://ppa.quickbuild.pearsoncomputi...v3.5.13/debian squeeze main
# deb http://ppa.quickbuild.pearsoncomputi...v3.5.13/debian squeeze main
# deb-src http://ppa.quickbuild.pearsoncomputi...v3.5.13/debian squeeze main
 
Old 11-02-2011, 11:13 PM   #4
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Thanks craigevil and j1alu.

I'll add these repos and check it out.
 
Old 11-03-2011, 04:27 AM   #5
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I've got a Mepis 8 workhorse (Debian Lenny, in effect. KDE 3.5.9) If I add the relevant Trinity repos & apt-get upgrade Will I end up with Trinity 3.5.12? a simple question but one I've been unable to answer by Googling, I fear...
 
Old 11-05-2011, 06:15 PM   #6
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They haven't ported Trinity to many distros yet. I think they only have it for Debian and Ubuntu
 
Old 11-05-2011, 06:22 PM   #7
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http://www.trinitydesktop.org/installation.php
 
  


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