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by psherma1
November 12th, 2020, 3:50 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: Update 11/12/2020
Replies: 0
Views: 7523

Update 11/12/2020

xap/jpg2webp-20201111-noarch-1AL.txz
Still fixing some old python stuff...

xap/arox-20201112-x86_64-1AL.txz
Updated SendTo and globicons for HTML-Link-To utility.
by psherma1
November 10th, 2020, 3:40 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: Update 11/09/2020
Replies: 0
Views: 7067

Update 11/09/2020

Monday, 11/09/2020 xap/arox-20201109-x86_64-1AL.txz When "Purging Thumbnails", it will now delete all sizes thumbs, not just those of the current size settings. xap/icewm-1.6.4-x86_64-7AL.txz xap/nomacs-20200820-x86_64-1AL.txz xap/zoom-linux-5.3.472687.1012-x86_64-1AL.txz *** ADDED *** Sun...
by psherma1
May 20th, 2020, 8:40 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 05/18/2020
Replies: 0
Views: 10766

05/18/2020

Snapshot release for May:

http://www.absolutelinux.org/download.html


Kept up with Slackware until last week or two...
implimented RAW image import for GIMP via RawTherapee.
Lots of updates to arox mimetypes/send-to, icons, desktop files, etc...
by psherma1
February 16th, 2020, 10:27 pm
Forum: Updates
Topic: 02/16/2020
Replies: 0
Views: 10724

02/16/2020

If you are updating and still using lilo (as opposed to elilo) You will want to edit /etc/lilo.conf to not include a line that has "vga=771" or something similar. Delete such a line the run lilo. Reboot. Enjoy practical screen resolutions. :-) List of recent updates: Saturday, 02/15/2020 a...
by psherma1
January 5th, 2020, 2:01 pm
Forum: Updates
Topic: 01/05/2020
Replies: 0
Views: 10719

01/05/2020

Why kernel is not being updated: From: https://linuxreviews.org/Linux_5.5-rc4_Released_With_Few_Changes There are three changes to Intels i915 kernel driver for Intel iGPUs in this release. Using 5.5-rc3 on a notebook with a Intel CPU/iGPU has worked better than any kernel since 5.0.21 and these 3 a...
by psherma1
January 4th, 2020, 11:11 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 01/04/2020
Replies: 0
Views: 10300

01/04/2020

Still sticking with 4.19.x kernel due to i915 problems, python3 jump to 3.8 necessitated a lot of repackaging, including pyQt5... which takes me overnight :-) Saturday, 01/04/2020 l/python-soupsieve-1.9.5-x86_64-1AL.txz ***Added*** l/python_BeautifulSoup4-4.6.1-x86_64-1AL.txz ***Removed*** a/brotli-...
by psherma1
December 19th, 2019, 1:38 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 12/19/2019
Replies: 0
Views: 10389

12/19/2019

Thursday, 12/19/2019 * Absolute is not updating to the 5.4 series kernel, as it does not properly support * the intel i915 chipset. (A very common GPU.) * I believe this will be remedied in the 5.5 series due out in February. a/file-5.38-x86_64-1.txz a/kernel-firmware-20191218_c4586ff-noarch-1.txz a...
by psherma1
December 15th, 2019, 12:40 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 12/14/2019
Replies: 0
Views: 10313

12/14/2019

NOTE: When using gslapt to update, -> Update -> Mark All Upgrades -> File -> Mark Obsolete (View marked, Un-mark any you want to keep) -> View -> Available (For any NEW packages) Then Execute Saturday, 12/14/2019 ***** kernel reverted to 4.x series: ***** i915 drivers do not work. ***** hacking xorg...
by psherma1
December 9th, 2019, 7:05 pm
Forum: Updates
Topic: 12/09/2017
Replies: 0
Views: 10188

12/09/2017

Portions of LibreOffice were not working due to dependency Avahi. so I did some updating, you will need to restart to get avahi and libdaemon running. Updates 12/09/2019 a/etc-15.0-x86_64-20191209AL.txz Avahi usr/group added, as well as updated /etc/rc.d/rc.local and /etc/rc.d/rc.local_shutdown ap/a...
by psherma1
December 8th, 2019, 12:28 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 12/07/2019
Replies: 0
Views: 10110

12/07/2019

Bit of a lapse in updating the forum, but I've been keeping up on updates. Among other things I keep trying different browsers and derivatives... I get kinda miffed by big brother and/or politics. (I was really hoping Falkon did real plugins as that's the closest I came to being content without Fire...