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How to make a dock with LXPanel.

Posted 07-05-2020 at 06:46 PM by KGIII

How To Make A Dock With LXPanel!

It's actually pretty easy to make your own dock with LXPanel, it has the ability to do so built right in. It's not too difficult, takes only a little time. When you're done, it can look something like this:

1. Right click on an unoccupied space in your existing panel, and click on "Create New Panel."
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ExLight 64bit UEFI, Build 200703, based on Debian “Bullseye” (upcoming Debian 11) with Enlightenment 0.23.1, Refracta Snapshot and Calamares

Posted 07-03-2020 at 02:48 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 200703 ABOUT ExLight
I’ve made a new version of ExLight with the Enlightenment 0.23.1 Desktop environment, Refracta Snapshot (create your own Debian Bullseye System), Nvidia Graphics Driver 440.100 and Calamares 3.2.26-1 Installer Framework. The very nice Enlightenment theme NightBlue is used. It will be used also after a hard drive installation.

New sources 200703
This new version of ExLight is based on Debian testing 11 Bullseye. Build 200703 is a total rebuild...
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qtrans - offline dictionary

Posted 07-03-2020 at 10:45 AM by pmv

qtrans is an offline dictionary which uses:
- Babylon dictionaries (*.dic, *.BGL)
- stardict (*.dict, * (*.ifo))
- dictd (*.dict, * (*.index))
- plain text (*.dic.txt) with the format [expression] [tab] [definition]
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Update: My Journey Through Computerland

Posted 07-01-2020 at 11:29 AM by zaivala
Updated 07-01-2020 at 12:40 PM by zaivala

OK. I'm old. People ask me to tell them about my journey with Linux, but it goes back further than that.

When I was a Senior in High School (1969), living in the Los Angeles area, we first heard about pocket calculators. We laughed. Who would want to pay $250 for something to help you with basic math? Sure, the idea that computing had come that far was exciting.

I went to college, Sterling, Kansas. The school had a mid-frame computer, a new thing for them, and was...
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One way to prepare for sudden SSD failure

Posted 07-01-2020 at 09:55 AM by beachboy2
Updated 07-03-2020 at 03:10 AM by beachboy2

Why SSDs die a sudden death:

There are several ways to prepare for sudden SSD failure.

Here I am using Grsync to manually backup the home folder (/home/fred) regularly to a second drive (/media/drive2).

However, one essential refinement must be added to the usual Grsync backup procedure before the drive...
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