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by schwarzr
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Fast and lightweight desktop for RPi - Q4OS 2.7
Replies: 4
Views: 3473

Re: Fast and lightweight desktop for RPi - Q4OS 2.7

Nice tutorial on installing Q4OS to a Raspberry Pi, please see https://dai-trying.com/tutorials/q4os-on-raspberry-pi/
by schwarzr
Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Fast and lightweight desktop for RPi - Q4OS 2.7
Replies: 4
Views: 3473

Re: Fast and lightweight desktop for RPi - Q4OS 2.7

A refresh of Q4OS 2.7 Scorpion for RPi, revision ".r5" is now available for download from the official Q4OS downloads site: https://www.q4os.org/downloads1.html#downloads_spechw
by schwarzr
Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Fast and lightweight desktop for RPi - Q4OS 2.7
Replies: 4
Views: 3473

Re: Fast and lightweight desktop for RPi - Q4OS 2.7

Q4OS 2.7 for Raspberry Pi has been updated. The new ".r2" release follows mainstream changes, the most important one is a new graphical screen scaling tool.

See:
an announcement: https://www.q4os.org/forum/viewtopic.ph ... 731#p14731
tweet: https://twitter.com/q4osteam/status/1098313558599843840
by schwarzr
Sat Jan 05, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Fast and lightweight desktop for RPi - Q4OS 2.7
Replies: 4
Views: 3473

Fast and lightweight desktop for RPi - Q4OS 2.7

Brand new version of a lightweight desktop for Raspberry Pi, Q4OS "2.7" codenamed Scorpion, has been just released, please see the full OS official release notes: https://www.q4os.org/blog.html#news181231 You can download Q4OS 2.7 image for SD card here: https://www.q4os.org/downloads1.html#download...
by schwarzr
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Q4OS Scorpion 2.5 RPi testing released
Replies: 2
Views: 899

Re: Q4OS Scorpion 2.5 RPi testing released

Q4OS Scorpion for RPi becomes stable now, please read https://www.q4os.org/blog.html#news180813 , tweeted https://twitter.com/q4osteam/status/1028638455985782784
by schwarzr
Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Q4OS Scorpion 2.5 RPi testing released
Replies: 2
Views: 899

Q4OS Scorpion 2.5 RPi testing released

Q4OS Scorpion 2.5 for Raspberry Pi Testing image has been just released, based on Raspbian Stretch. Any kind of feedback would be highly appreciated, please see: https://www.q4os.org/forum/viewtopic.php?id=2314 Tweeted: https://twitter.com/q4osteam/status/1027846184759644160 Q4OS is very fast and li...
by schwarzr
Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Fast and lightweight Desktop
Replies: 4
Views: 2037

Re: Fast and lightweight Desktop

Another update 1.8.6 of Q4OS Orion for all Raspberry Pi boards has been released, see http://www.q4os.org/blog.html#news170614

At the same time a new Q4OS theme for the Lookswitcher application has been included, see https://twitter.com/q4osteam/status/876367933798322177
by schwarzr
Thu Jun 01, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Fast and lightweight Desktop
Replies: 4
Views: 2037

Re: Fast and lightweight Desktop

An update 1.8.5 of Q4OS Orion for all Raspberry Pi boards has been released, new features and the most significant changes are described here http://www.q4os.org/blog.html#news170426 Source codes, with some rare exceptions of binary blobs and a few utilities, are provided by upstream projects, pleas...
by schwarzr
Thu Jun 01, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Q4OS for Raspi
Replies: 9
Views: 3900

Re: Q4OS for Raspi

An update 1.8.5 of Q4OS Orion for all Raspberry Pi boards has been released, new features and the most significant changes are described here http://www.q4os.org/blog.html#news170426
by schwarzr
Tue Jan 17, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Q4OS for Raspi
Replies: 9
Views: 3900

Re: Q4OS for Raspi

Q4OS 1.8.2 Orion is out, see release notes http://www.q4os.org/blog.html#news170116
by schwarzr
Mon Dec 12, 2016 9:03 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Guide: Firefox Release on Raspbian Jessie
Replies: 25
Views: 12041

Re: Guide: Firefox release on Raspbian Jessie

New Firefox ver. 50 for Raspbian has been included in the extra repository. Everyone could follow the steps above to get the latest FF Release on Raspbian.
by schwarzr
Tue Nov 15, 2016 7:50 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Q4OS for Raspi
Replies: 9
Views: 3900

Re: Q4OS for Raspi

Q4OS 1.8 Orion for all Raspberry Pi boards has been released http://www.q4os.org/blog.html#news161109
by schwarzr
Fri Sep 16, 2016 6:14 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi 3 98-rpi.conf bug in new update
Replies: 5
Views: 1760

Re: Pi 3 98-rpi.conf bug in new update

@ShiftPlusOne
Ok, thanks
by schwarzr
Fri Sep 16, 2016 5:03 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi 3 98-rpi.conf bug in new update
Replies: 5
Views: 1760

Re: Pi 3 98-rpi.conf bug in new update

I can confirm the issue, looks quite seriously. Did you noticed any significant impacts or consequences ?
by schwarzr
Fri Sep 02, 2016 8:50 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Q4OS for Raspi
Replies: 9
Views: 3900

Re: Q4OS for Raspi

New major version, Q4OS 1.6 Orion available viewtopic.php?f=63&t=147365
Download from here http://www.q4os.org/downloads1.html
by schwarzr
Fri Jul 08, 2016 9:12 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Guide: Firefox Release on Raspbian Jessie
Replies: 25
Views: 12041

Re: Guide: Firefox release on Raspbian Jessie

@SonOfAMotherlessGoat
Hi SoAMG, have to agree with you. We are a small player at the time, however I can promise, I am who I am :), and will take a look how to improve trustworthiness, in any case thanks for the suggestions.
by schwarzr
Fri Jul 08, 2016 8:43 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Guide: Firefox Release on Raspbian Jessie
Replies: 25
Views: 12041

Re: Guide: Firefox release on Raspbian Jessie

I have no problem with your contribution, but prove who you are please? I am a Q4OS developer, Raspberry Pi staff has approved us to contribute here, in this forum. Firefox release for Raspbian Jessie didn't exist before, as far as I know. It could be desired new feature for some users, so posted h...
by schwarzr
Fri Jul 08, 2016 8:05 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Guide: Firefox Release on Raspbian Jessie
Replies: 25
Views: 12041

Guide: Firefox Release on Raspbian Jessie

A clean way to install the Firefox Release (currently version 50) on Raspbian. The package is specifically compiled and optimized for Raspbian distribution, not Ubuntu nor Debian. It should run under Raspbian Jessie on all Raspberry Pi boards, including Raspberry Pi-1. Simply add the "q4os-extra" re...
by schwarzr
Fri Jun 10, 2016 7:03 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Real Firefox on Raspbian - Instructions
Replies: 10
Views: 5720

Re: Real Firefox on Raspbian - Instructions

Yes, I can confirm the Firefox 45.2 ESR just arrived into the Raspbian repos, you don't need to use these instructions more, simply install from Raspbian repos. I apologize for being so active ..
by schwarzr
Fri Jun 10, 2016 5:29 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Real Firefox on Raspbian - Instructions
Replies: 10
Views: 5720

Re: Real Firefox on Raspbian - Instructions

.. who is Q4OS .. http://www.q4os.org http://distrowatch.com/q4os .. Checking a few repositories shows they haven't submitted their public key for signing and verification .. Not correct, it is published here http://www.q4os.org/q4os-extra/q4a-q4os.gpg.pub , you can view or download. Alternative .....
by schwarzr
Thu Jun 09, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Real Firefox on Raspbian - Instructions
Replies: 10
Views: 5720

Real Firefox on Raspbian - Instructions

A clean way to install the real Firefox 45.2-ESR (not Iceweasel version 38) on Raspbian Jessie. Simply add the "q4os-extra" repository from the Q4OS site and install "firefox-esr" package. Follow terminal commands: echo 'deb http://q4os.org/q4os-extra jessie-cn main' | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list...
by schwarzr
Sun May 08, 2016 11:38 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: best os for raspberry pi 3?
Replies: 11
Views: 6624

Re: best os for raspberry pi 3?

You could take a look at Q4OS www.q4os.org . It is very lightweight and visually appealing, with all applications from Raspbian Jessie integrated and accessible from repositories. There is a blog report from Q4OS on Raspberry Pi-3 experience here www.q4os.org/armdesktop/
by schwarzr
Sat May 07, 2016 9:47 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Fast and lightweight Desktop
Replies: 4
Views: 2037

Fast and lightweight Desktop

For those, who are searching for fast and lightweight Desktop environment for Raspberry Pi, look at http://www.q4os.org You can read nice blog/report of Q4OS and Raspberry Pi 3 experience here http://news.softpedia.com/news/q4os-linux-devs-bring-the-trinity-desktop-experience-to-raspberry-pi-3-sbcs-...

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