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by gustavoFreire
Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: [GUIDE] Raspbian Lite with RPD/LXDE/XFCE/MATE/i3/Openbox/X11 GUI
Replies: 159
Views: 723524

Re: [GUIDE] Raspbian Lite with RPD/LXDE/XFCE/MATE/i3/Openbox/X11 GUI

for me on raspberry pi 4 using gnome 3 is very laggy to use alongside with chromium, all css animations are a lot slower than when was on lxde, , besides that, my mouse seems slower than normal, videos on youtube even on 720p are slower ...
by bjtheone
Fri Aug 16, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Menu editor, how to make the terminal open full screen?
Replies: 14
Views: 2784

Re: Menu editor, how to make the terminal open full screen?

Not at a system to test and more familiar with gnome but does the command line option of "--full-screen" work? If so, edit the menu command to match
by Giga_Pi
Wed Aug 14, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: [GUIDE] Raspbian Lite with RPD/LXDE/XFCE/MATE/i3/Openbox/X11 GUI
Replies: 159
Views: 723524

Re: [GUIDE] Raspbian Lite with RPD/LXDE/XFCE/MATE/i3/Openbox/X11 GUI

... bad. With the two desktop enviroments that do work, It's best to use OpenGL, because without it, the desktop animations are really glitchy. For gnome: sudo apt install gnome gnome-shell for cinnamon: sudo apt install cinnamon I found that cinnamon doesn't come with a login manager by defualt, ...
by cjan
Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:42 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 64-bit weekly kernel autobuilds for RPi4 released (bcm2711_defconfig)
Replies: 94
Views: 13336

Re: 64-bit weekly kernel autobuilds for RPi4 released (bcm2711_defconfig)

so we have 4Gram, can we have gnome/wayland or plasma/wayland in 1.50 version?
by goodburner
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How to start a program when starting pi 4
Replies: 3
Views: 289

Re: How to start a program when starting pi 4

I created a .desktop file for my script and moved to ~/.config/autostart, here's an example, the Exec part is the most relevant, others are not.

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[Desktop Entry]
Type=Application
Name=LXInput autostart
Comment=wat
NoDisplay=true
Exec=sh -c 'python3 ~/Desktop/subby.py' 
NotShowIn=GNOME;KDE;XFCE;
by dominic03
Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Do installed programs get written to the uSD card?
Replies: 5
Views: 199

Re: Do installed programs get written to the uSD card?

... card to create a backup with dd? Thanks for helping me with the most very basics. Cheers to you. If you want to make backups, I suggest deja-dup (GNOME backup tool) sudo apt install deja-dup
by PeterO
Thu Aug 08, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: C/C++
Topic: launching GTK+ application issue
Replies: 16
Views: 3324

Re: launching GTK+ application issue

I've never had the need to use threads with GTK so I can't help you much.
I would start by reading https://developer.gnome.org/glib/stable ... reads.html
PeterO
by joro
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Old sdcard, New RPI4 -> not booting
Replies: 7
Views: 385

Re: Old sdcard, New RPI4 -> not booting

... sightly offputting. I know, Linuxmint also wants you to wipe your system partition and reinstall rather than do a dist-upgrade. And packagekit/gnome-software now wants you do do a reboot as soon as you upgrade any deb packages. I really find this a regression which I don't need to follow. P.S: ...
by scotty101
Mon Aug 05, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Selecting file in command line
Replies: 2
Views: 195

Re: Selecting file in command line

... try using "zenity". It is a way of bringing up dialogs of various types from the command line. It has a file select dialog option https://help.gnome.org/users/zenity/3.32/file-selection.html.en If you use an "Open With" option, the file that you wish to open will be the first argument received ...
by klricks
Sun Aug 04, 2019 3:30 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster
Replies: 8
Views: 584

Re: Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster

... - but the icon is not showing up in the menu. /etc/xdg/lxpanel/LXDE-pi/panels/panel item { name=Lock… image=gnome-lockscreen action=/usr/bin/dm-tool lock } Use this one instead: nano /home/pi/.config/lxpanel/LXDE-pi/panels/panel Looks better with separator: ...
by erikhermesman
Sun Aug 04, 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster
Replies: 8
Views: 584

Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster

... - but the icon is not showing up in the menu. /etc/xdg/lxpanel/LXDE-pi/panels/panel item { name=Lock… image=gnome-lockscreen action=/usr/bin/dm-tool lock }
by i0ntempest
Thu Aug 01, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Weird HDMI Audio Problem on Pi 4 (PulseAudio)
Replies: 3
Views: 529

Weird HDMI Audio Problem on Pi 4 (PulseAudio)

... increase is just mind blowing. However I do have a few problems and one of them is about audio. I have PulseAudio installed to use with GNOME, however the volume keeps going up and down by itself when playing music. I have commented out module-udev-detect section and loaded the drivers ...
by MattAnorak
Tue Jul 30, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi hangs on reboot via cron
Replies: 1
Views: 138

Pi hangs on reboot via cron

... unit='gvfs-goa-volume-monitor.service' Jul 28 23:59:28 pi-vpn systemd[554]: Starting Virtual filesystem service - GNOME Online Accounts monitor... Jul 28 23:59:28 pi-vpn dbus-daemon[571]: Successfully activated service 'org.gtk.vfs.GoaVolumeMonitor' Jul 28 23:59:28 ...
by kennyc
Sat Jul 27, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: PI4B and Raspbian challenge - Use as main computer a fortnight.
Replies: 36
Views: 2666

Re: PI4B and Raspbian challenge - Use as main computer a fortnight.

... to install to my 32 gig samsung fit usb3.1 drive. and to go with the 3B+ and the PI4B, Raspbian is a really great os! installed Exfat support, Gnome system monitor, also for what ever reasons Gnome system monitor opened causes the cpu to stay at 1.5ghz. i installed nmon, elinks as well... Yes ...
by Jamar666
Fri Jul 26, 2019 4:25 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Upgraded to Buster - Bind9 Failing to Start
Replies: 12
Views: 823

Upgraded to Buster - Bind9 Failing to Start

... switching "stretch" with "buster" and saving the file - sudo apt-get -y update - sudo apt-get dist-upgrade - sudo apt purge timidity lxmusic gnome-disk-utility deluge-gtk evince wicd wicd-gtk clipit usermode gucharmap gnome-system-tools pavucontrol - sudo reboot it rebooted and came up just ...
by bomblord
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Why i had to take back my PI4B.
Replies: 31
Views: 1340

Re: Why i had to take back my PI4B.

... to install... the built in On Screen Keyboard is fantastic! -- This thing is FAST!, The touch screen is responsive and enjoyable to use. Using the Gnome CPU Frequency extension is a pleasure! I can peg it at 1.9 ghz if i want to. Might get only slightly warm to the touch after some odd hours. battery ...
by american-pi
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Why i had to take back my PI4B.
Replies: 31
Views: 1340

Re: Why i had to take back my PI4B.

... to install... the built in On Screen Keyboard is fantastic! -- This thing is FAST!, The touch screen is responsive and enjoyable to use. Using the Gnome CPU Frequency extension is a pleasure! I can peg it at 1.9 ghz if i want to. Might get only slightly warm to the touch after some odd hours. battery ...
by dickon
Thu Jul 25, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Leave raspbian as is, but update firmware?
Replies: 13
Views: 845

Re: Leave raspbian as is, but update firmware?

If you're not using Gnome or the like, you can happily run buster with sysvinit, rather than systemd. I do so myself, on all my Debian machines. apt install sysvinit-core apt remove systemd reboot apt remove --purge systemd or the like, ...
by goodburner
Tue Jul 23, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Pcmanfm maxing out CPU core (documented bug)
Replies: 1
Views: 153

Pcmanfm maxing out CPU core (documented bug)

... like, [Desktop Entry] Type=Script Name=Run some shit Comment=*expletives* off mate NoDisplay=true Exec=sh -c '/home/pi/startup.sh' NotShowIn=GNOME;KDE;XFCE; startup.sh #!/bin/zsh (sleep 5 && processing-java --sketch=/home/pi/Arduinoada/libraries/Time-master/examples/Processing/SyncArduinoClock ...
by mdh685
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: General programming discussion
Topic: Struggling with auto running .sh script
Replies: 1
Views: 985

Struggling with auto running .sh script

... X Session is started. # You may place a similar script in $HOME/.config/openbox/autostart # to run user-specific things. # # If you want to use GNOME config tools... # #if test -x /usr/lib/arm-linux-gnueabihf/gnome-settings-daemon >/dev/null; then # /usr/lib/arm-linux-gnueabihf/gnome-settings-daemon ...
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Jul 22, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: fswebcam direct output
Replies: 1
Views: 77

Re: fswebcam direct output

... writing the image to disk and then reading it? Cheese is in the Raspbian Buster repositories: sudo apt update sudo apt install cheese https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Cheese
by dunbrokin
Sun Jul 21, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: rsync - works from terminal but not as cron???
Replies: 33
Views: 1129

Re: rsync - works from terminal but not as cron???

... schedular" that you used. I just know simple crontab files. Is the command running from the standard "pi" crontab? This is the scheduler: http://gnome-schedule.sourceforge.net/ I have not had time to run it under simple cron.....but it does not work in the scheduler (which, one assumes, is the ...
by bomblord
Thu Jul 18, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 64 bit Ubuntu 18.04 on Pi4B
Replies: 29
Views: 5625

Re: 64 bit Ubuntu 18.04 on Pi4B

... in a critical failure on flash-kernel but still upgrades some stuff). I either get a dependency error or otherwise just can't find it. I tried gnome and mate as well and they don't work either. Going to try a different approach. Edit 2 hours and a lot of changes later got lubuntu to install ...
by klricks
Wed Jul 17, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Can't start gnome-schedule on Buster ?
Replies: 1
Views: 399

Re: Can't start gnome-schedule on Buster ?

I did install the Buster system on the Raspberry Pi 3B+. When I will start the Gnome cron editer it seems not being in the system. On the old systems: gnome-shedule Will that be installed soon ?. Or do I have todo something special ?. gnome-schedule is not in the ...
by hippy
Wed Jul 17, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Experimental Windows 10 UI transformation package - testers wanted!
Replies: 7
Views: 904

Re: Experimental Windows 10 UI transformation package - testers wanted!

... I have noticed the relative lack of attention to this topic and am wondering if there is a better place to put this transformation pack. Gnome-look.org? GitHub? Could be that people thought "sounds great" but didn't post just that. I note the actual image of the desktop has gone from ...

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