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by Evan
10 Jun 2017, 08:55
Forum: General chat
Topic: Lubuntu next vs Porteus updated
Replies: 11
Views: 1982

Re: Lubuntu next vs Porteus updated

Come to think of it didn't Ivan do a Porteus steam version , not sure if that has been optimised in any way?
by Evan
10 Jun 2017, 08:52
Forum: General chat
Topic: Lubuntu next vs Porteus updated
Replies: 11
Views: 1982

Re: Lubuntu next vs Porteus updated

No surprise at me guessing wrong. :D

Isn't Lubuntu 4 x the size of Portues even as an ISO?
by Evan
10 Jun 2017, 08:46
Forum: General chat
Topic: Lubuntu next vs Porteus updated
Replies: 11
Views: 1982

Re: Lubuntu next vs Porteus updated

@ Fulalas

I'm guessing you was either running Lubuntu from a Hardrive or a VirtualBox and porteus was running in Ram for the higher in out speed?
by Evan
10 Jun 2017, 08:37
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Kernel Builder
Replies: 676
Views: 96548

Re: Porteus Kernel Builder

3. Porteus will be run on the other new method base. There are many live distros. In these there might be the best method that just fits Porteus. Thanks. Sorry to sidetrack the thread but out of interest what base would you choose and what is your opinion of Systemd? I ask as i value your opinion. ...
by Evan
06 Jun 2017, 10:57
Forum: General chat
Topic: Do you use LibreOffice?
Replies: 30
Views: 4844

Re: Do you use LibreOffice?

Thanks Fulas , That explains it. :good: I'm totally with you on Java that's enough to put me off any application that needs it, it used to annoy the crap out of me years ago when OperaBrowser was built on their own web engine before chrome and you used to have to install Java , i can't exactly remem...
by Evan
06 Jun 2017, 09:18
Forum: General chat
Topic: General discussion : Porteus alternative package manager
Replies: 44
Views: 7894

Re: General discussion on alternative package manager for Po

Users like yourself that are happy with the repository against those that are not is another no win situation as you can't please everyone. :)
by Evan
06 Jun 2017, 07:47
Forum: General chat
Topic: General discussion : Porteus alternative package manager
Replies: 44
Views: 7894

Re: General discussion on alternative package manager for Po

Joking aside I think we are in a no win situation........... one swallow does not a summer make. 8) This -------------------------------^ It doesn't matter what package manager we use as we are still stuck with the outdated Slackware repository , look at the trouble an accomplished user like Bogomip...
by Evan
06 Jun 2017, 06:01
Forum: General chat
Topic: Do you use LibreOffice?
Replies: 30
Views: 4844

Re: Do you use LibreOffice?

Kingsoft WPS office is good WPS is waaaay better than LibreOffice! :good: It was a generalize question on behalf of the subject to why others might want to try it. :) Ok. And based on fulalas 's link what's the answer so others reading the thread, with slow, or expensive 'net access, will know? WTF...
by Evan
06 Jun 2017, 05:51
Forum: General chat
Topic: General discussion : Porteus alternative package manager
Replies: 44
Views: 7894

Re: Using slapt-get as a package manager for Porteus

francois wrote:Here is some comment on this package management, more pros than cons:
http://www.pclinuxos.com/forum/index.php?topic=115081.0
This is what i found on my research , now francois can decide if to continue with Slapt-get or something else like Gslapt. :wink: :D
by Evan
06 Jun 2017, 05:27
Forum: General chat
Topic: General discussion : Porteus alternative package manager
Replies: 44
Views: 7894

Re: General discussion on alternative package manager for Po

Just something i found at Google that claims to be slackware compatible when you asked about changing the package manager. No need for a separate thread as i was just trying to help you , i didn't realize that i was meant to do in-depth research on it before giving a suggestion of what i found. You ...
by Evan
06 Jun 2017, 05:17
Forum: General chat
Topic: What would you use if Porteus was not available?
Replies: 87
Views: 11123

Re: What would you use if Porteus was not available?

Tonio wrote:the graphics and hardware support may be a little bit behind linux :(
They claimed a few years back that Intel GPU along with Vulkan drivers would close the gap between Windows and Linux , well that all went very quiet.

Though i don't suppose it's any surprise. :)
by Evan
06 Jun 2017, 05:13
Forum: General chat
Topic: Do you use LibreOffice?
Replies: 30
Views: 4844

Re: Do you use LibreOffice?

fulalas wrote:See for yourself
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I don't use office , It was a generalize question on behalf of the subject to why others might want to try it. :)
by Evan
05 Jun 2017, 23:21
Forum: General chat
Topic: What would you use if Porteus was not available?
Replies: 87
Views: 11123

Re: What would you use if Porteus was not available?

@ donald » Thanks for the link , 3 years and still Alpha doesn't look good. :good: @ Tonio » You're right that there are currently alternatives but from the perspective of your average point and click users migrating from windows then the options are rather difficult when your used to single click i...
by Evan
05 Jun 2017, 23:16
Forum: General chat
Topic: Do you use LibreOffice?
Replies: 30
Views: 4844

Re: Do you use LibreOffice?

Does it take less install space?