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by LittleMike
Wed Oct 02, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Desktop for PC and Mac
Topic: Debian with RPI desktop/x386 live USB issues
Replies: 14
Views: 1652

Re: Raspbian for desktop/x386 live USB issues

... depends on libxss1. dpkg: error processing package code:amd64 (--install): dependency problems - leaving unconfigured Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.31.4-3) ... Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.23-4) ... Processing triggers for mime-support (3.62) ... Errors were encountered ...
by fromThe90s
Wed Oct 02, 2019 5:44 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Has anyone made Deja-Dup to work with Google Drive?
Replies: 0
Views: 77

Has anyone made Deja-Dup to work with Google Drive?

I've been able to install Deja-Dup but it doesn't have the option to authenticate Google Drive (even though I can select it). Next I installed gnome-control-center and gnome-online-accounts (I'm not sure if I really needed the former) but control-center doesn't seem to see much (like wifi) so ...
by cjan
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: [GUIDE] Raspbian Lite with RPD/LXDE/XFCE/MATE/i3/Openbox/X11 GUI
Replies: 160
Views: 728027

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

Buster will ship gnome/wayland by default, so can we have guide for this(Pi4)? and, maybe sway(i3) build tutorial? did not try yet, myself(no pi4). https://github.com/swaywm/sway/wiki/Debian-10-(Buster)-Installation ok, try build ...
by RossDv8
Tue Oct 01, 2019 12:40 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi4 as Desktop computer
Replies: 280
Views: 27136

Re: Pi4 as Desktop computer

... on the forum for the Pi 4 - failed ( had to reflash th microSD) Tried the configuration that worked on the Pi 3B+ - failed, but now I have the Gnome Network Manager installed (which I like anyway) THEN. I remembered Private Internet Access has a Chrome Extension !! Installed it, tested it with ...
by bjtheone
Mon Sep 30, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: GUI Development using GTK
Replies: 7
Views: 336

Re: GUI Development using GTK

... they typically produce truly horrible, totally unmaintainable code. GTK was a X11 widget set, originally built for GIMP, and then extended for Gnome and then the world (dun dun dunh). Was supposed to be eclipsed by QT but that really has not happened. In terms of which is better it depends ...
by Giga_Pi
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: [GUIDE] Raspbian Lite with RPD/LXDE/XFCE/MATE/i3/Openbox/X11 GUI
Replies: 160
Views: 728027

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

... alone an Rpi4B. I'm not doing anything particuarly heavy either. KDE plasma ran fine on the 3B+ back when stretch was the raspbian version. Now Gnome and Cinnamon run on the Pi 3B+, and all of the desktops mentioned run on a Pi 4. I have never owned a single x64 laptop, so have good expeirience ...
by kveldTrojan
Sat Sep 28, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Complete n00b - trying to set up OpenVPN
Replies: 0
Views: 82

Complete n00b - trying to set up OpenVPN

... OpenVPN and for the life of me, can't seem to figure it out. I've installed sudo apt install openvpn sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn-gnome But I can't seem to "Edit Connections" to add a VPN config file. I try to run nm-applet in the terminal,but is says "command not found". I have ...
by bjtheone
Fri Sep 27, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: [GUIDE] Raspbian Lite with RPD/LXDE/XFCE/MATE/i3/Openbox/X11 GUI
Replies: 160
Views: 728027

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

... experience on X86 desktops and laptops. The 4B runs Mate really well. Given that I was unimpressed with the performance of KDE or a full blown Gnome 3 desktop on an X86 platform with a old intel graphics solution, I did not expect the 4B would be any better and did not even try. While the 4B ...
by cjan
Fri Sep 27, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: [GUIDE] Raspbian Lite with RPD/LXDE/XFCE/MATE/i3/Openbox/X11 GUI
Replies: 160
Views: 728027

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

cjan wrote:
Thu Jun 27, 2019 12:06 am
Buster will ship gnome/wayland by default, so can we have guide for this(Pi4)?
and, maybe sway(i3) build tutorial?
did not try yet, myself(no pi4).
https://github.com/swaywm/sway/wiki/Deb ... stallation
by Aydan
Thu Sep 26, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Detecting Gadget Mode activity
Replies: 7
Views: 289

Re: Detecting Gadget Mode activity

... here: https://github.com/libfuse/libfuse/blob/master/example/passthrough.c fuse has been mainline for a long time and many things use it, e.g. gnome's gvfs for samba and so on. One caveat is that fuse mounts are by default only accessible by the mounting user, not even root has access. Can ...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What is a good replacement for Etcher (ads and ignores privacy)
Replies: 83
Views: 4912

Re: What is a good replacement for Etcher (ads and ignores privacy)

I am assuming, since you posted this in an RPi forum, you have one. So why don't you try "gnome-disk-utilities", which creates a "disk" app in your menu.? It has a disk image create and restore function built in. Unlike Etcher you might have to uncompress an image first, ...
by rotation
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What is a good replacement for Etcher (ads and ignores privacy)
Replies: 83
Views: 4912

Re: What is a good replacement for Etcher (ads and ignores privacy)

I am assuming, since you posted this in an RPi forum, you have one. So why don't you try "gnome-disk-utilities", which creates a "disk" app in your menu.? It has a disk image create and restore function built in. Unlike Etcher you might have to uncompress an image first, ...
by rjbook51
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What is a good replacement for Etcher (ads and ignores privacy)
Replies: 83
Views: 4912

Re: What is a good replacement for Etcher (ads and ignores privacy)

I am assuming, since you posted this in an RPi forum, you have one. So why don't you try "gnome-disk-utilities", which creates a "disk" app in your menu.? It has a disk image create and restore function built in. Unlike Etcher you might have to uncompress an image first, ...
by pi-tastic
Fri Sep 20, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: desktop screenshot share
Replies: 4
Views: 185

Re: desktop screenshot share

johnmanhng wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 5:11 pm
I don't know how to take screenshots on pi .
sudo apt install gnome-screenshot - it will add an icon for you in Accessories
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by pi-tastic
Fri Sep 20, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: desktop screenshot share
Replies: 4
Views: 185

desktop screenshot share

show us a screen shot of your desktop :)

if not installed:

Code: Select all

sudo apt install gnome-screenshot
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by mattoni
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster
Replies: 8
Views: 614

Re: Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster

... Editor is a more elegant solution...i just had some troubles finding it. So i downloaded the icon from here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Gnome-lockscreen.svg I've copied it in /usr/share/icons (i haven't found any subfolder more appropriate) and created a new "Lock" item using the menu ...
by klricks
Thu Sep 19, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster
Replies: 8
Views: 614

Re: Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster

... Editor is a more elegant solution...i just had some troubles finding it. So i downloaded the icon from here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Gnome-lockscreen.svg I've copied it in /usr/share/icons (i haven't found any subfolder more appropriate) and created a new "Lock" item using the menu ...
by mattoni
Thu Sep 19, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster
Replies: 8
Views: 614

Re: Lock Screen Menu Item In Buster

... Editor is a more elegant solution...i just had some troubles finding it. So i downloaded the icon from here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Gnome-lockscreen.svg I've copied it in /usr/share/icons (i haven't found any subfolder more appropriate) and created a new "Lock" item using the menu ...
by Chris1997
Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Assistive technology and accessibility
Topic: Orca on Raspbian Buster
Replies: 0
Views: 1574

Orca on Raspbian Buster

... running on my Raspberry Pi 4. I followed a guide that instructed me to install a bunch of packages, including espeak, speech-dispatcher, and the gnome-orca screen reader itself. The link to the guide is http://techesoterica.com/?p=1135 However, all I hear is "screen reader on" when I boot back ...
by jeanBrr
Fri Sep 13, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Other programming languages
Topic: problem with monodevelop
Replies: 0
Views: 1647

problem with monodevelop

... +++-==============-============-============-================================= ii monodevelop 4.0.12+dfsg- all Development Environment for GNOME [email protected]:/home/pi# ^C When I want to read a C # GTK file in monodevelop I have this message System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException: ...
by Paeryn
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: sudo apt autoremove removed my desktop!
Replies: 12
Views: 718

Re: sudo apt autoremove removed my desktop!

... by whatever package wanted them. sudo apt install libpolkit-gobject-1-0 alsa-base libgdata-common libgphoto2-port12 libpackagekit-glib2-18 gnome-accessibility-themes libgstreamer0.10-0 libplist3 sound-theme-freedesktop libxklavier16 libblockdev-swap2 lxplug-ptbatt libgphoto2-6 libgoa-1.0-0b ...
by 6by9
Fri Sep 13, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi 4 firmware, software stability improvements
Replies: 83
Views: 30689

Re: Pi 4 firmware, software stability improvements

... will be satisfied with that until X is eventually replaced. I will say that tearing is more noticeable in XFCE and such than say desktops like Gnome, KDE or Compiz Window manager and etc. Could very well be more involved than just X and it's issues. Compositing or the lack thereof could even ...
by graphicw
Fri Sep 13, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi 4 firmware, software stability improvements
Replies: 83
Views: 30689

Re: Pi 4 firmware, software stability improvements

... will be satisfied with that until X is eventually replaced. I will say that tearing is more noticeable in XFCE and such than say desktops like Gnome, KDE or Compiz Window manager and etc. Could very well be more involved than just X and it's issues. Compositing or the lack thereof could even ...
by graphicw
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Add external hard drive
Replies: 4
Views: 769

Re: Add external hard drive

... you should be good to go. An easy to use software to help you can be had this way: Open a terminal session. Type the following: sudo apt install gnome-disk-utility Hit enter and once installed, goto the Main menu, select accessories, select Disk. Look for your Drive and let the gnome disk utility ...
by ArthurDent
Thu Sep 12, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: sudo apt autoremove removed my desktop!
Replies: 12
Views: 718

Re: sudo apt autoremove removed my desktop!

... alsa-base:armhf (1.0.27+1), libgdata-common:armhf (0.17.9-3), libgphoto2-port12:armhf (2.5.22-3), libpackagekit-glib2-18:armhf (1.1.12-5), gnome-accessibility-themes:armhf (3.28-1), libgstreamer0.10-0:armhf (0.10.36-1.5), libplist3:armhf (2.0.1~git20190104.3f96731-1), sound-theme-freedesktop:armhf ...

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