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Latest News about EXTON Linux MultiBootCD 6-OS 15.2.2019

Posted Yesterday at 04:23 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

A new version of EXTON Linux MultibootCD 6-OS is ready. Changes: New (latest) versions of Porteus 4.0, GParted Live, Puppy Linux (PuppEX Slack64), 4MLinux 28.0, SliTaz 5.0 and Tiny Core. Note about VirtualBox/VMware: All systems can run in VirtualBox and VMware.

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Openbox' rc application rules don't use the "raw" value of xprop properties

Posted 02-12-2019 at 04:45 AM by the dsc (linux-related notes)

For a long while, I thought you should add things like "_NET_WM_WINDOW_TYPE_DIALOG", the literal output of xprop/obxprop, but you should actually just abbreviate this part at least to either "normal, dialog, splash, utility, menu, toolbar, x, or desktop", as the comment-description that should come in the default rc.xml says.

That's particularly useful if you have different rules for different windows of the same application, like having the main window maximized...
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New Years Puzzle, Fractional Math and More...

Posted 02-08-2019 at 03:10 AM by astrogeek
Updated 02-14-2019 at 03:38 AM by astrogeek (New code available)

Updated 2/14: New code now available, complete expression set, see below...

The continuing saga fo the New Years Puzzle and Programming Challenge.

Member Beryllos who originally opened the thread discovered that some solutions were missed (and possibly other invalid solutions included) as a result of math errors intrinsic to floating point math. They very correctly identified integer math, math using only integer fractions, as the necessary solution. In the face of...
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ExLight 64bit efi, Build 190202, based on Debian Testing (“Buster”) with Enlightenment 0.22.4-2, Refracta Snapshot, Calamares and kernel 5.0

Posted 02-02-2019 at 11:15 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 190202 ABOUT ExLight
I’ve made a new version of ExLight with the Enlightenment 0.22.4-2 Desktop environment and Calamares 3.2.3-2 Installer Framework .

New sources 190202
This new version of ExLight is based on Debian testing. I.e. cutting edge software is used. Build 190202 is a total rebuild of ExLight. The ISO file size has decreased from 1560 MB to 944 MB, which means that ExLight now can run even faster from RAM. I.e. load to RAMscreenshot.

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DebEX (Debian “Buster”) with Budgie Desktop 10.4, Refracta Snapshot, Calamares and kernel 5.0.0-rc3-exton – Build 190128

Posted 01-28-2019 at 10:13 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 01-29-2019 at 03:16 AM by exton (More INFO)

NEWS 190128 about DebEX Budgie – a Refracta Build
A new version of DebEX Barebone with Budgie Desktop 10.4 and kernel 5.0.0-rc3-exton (equivalent to’s second latest kernel 5.0-rc3) is ready. All packages have been updated to the latest version as of January 28, 2019. DebEX Barebone is now based on Debian Buster (upcoming Debian 10). Most important: The ISO has decreased from 1330 MB to 925 MB, which makes it easier to run the system live from RAM. That ability allows DebEX Budgie...
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