Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] This mailing list will be closed SOON !

2012-01-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Where to suscribe to the new list? -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu-wiki-docs] LSC and Dependencies Talk

2012-01-16 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2/1/16 ∅ maps.backw...@gmail.com On 01/16/2012 01:39 AM, Gabriel Salles wrote: *It would be nice if the Lubuntu software centre let the user know which packages were also going to be installed, and also if somehow it could tell the user if the package isn't really designed to go with

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some little tweaks by default

2012-01-12 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Done: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lubuntu-default-settings/+bug/915615 -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe :

[Lubuntu-desktop] Some little tweaks by default

2012-01-11 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
with lubuntu I think it would improve the user experience and would make lubuntu more user-friendly evecandy :) -- Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Integrate obkey (or the like)?

2011-12-28 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
El 28/12/11 15:43, A. Andjelkovic escribió: Interesting find, doesn't look very user friendly though (I've only watched the screencast, looked weird to me). That vs nothing i prefer that :) -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list:

[Lubuntu-desktop] Viewnior?

2011-12-26 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Will Viewnior be the default image viewer in 12.04 ? In 11.04 and 11.10 it's not in the repos... -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe :

[Lubuntu-desktop] Super Key

2011-12-24 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Pressing the Super key should show the start menu in 11.10 normally. I'm not getting this behaviour on my lubuntu laptop :( Is this a bug or i'm the only one with this issue? -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to

[Lubuntu-desktop] About Xscreensaver

2011-12-23 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
It has been pointed in the past, that for old machines Xcreensaver makes everything sluggish (i can make proof of it because some installations of Lubuntu have crashed because it tries to launch xcreensaver and everything falls apart AND in my pentium 3 @1000mhz the first thing i cut is the

[Lubuntu-desktop] Wubi on 12.04

2011-12-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
One thing I would like to see in Lubuntu, is the presence of Wubi. I've wanted to show some friend/familiars/co-workers how Lubuntu rocks but the only way i get is by livecd... and they want to try it a little :) Wubi is a GREAT option for a lot of people (myself included since i have only one

[Lubuntu-desktop] How LSC works?

2011-12-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
One thing I need often is the presence of Lame on my system. So, i go to LSC to install lame but can't see it!! I go to USC to verify and i come to realize that the same search parameter returns different things... (just try lame in LSC and USC to see it ;) I'm guessing that this happens with

[Lubuntu-desktop] Idea for i586

2011-12-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
First, don't kill me for bringing back this topic ;) Since Lubuntu is official, maybe the cause for dropping i586 is obsolete (if I remember right it was because none of the flavours could run in it, so there was no market there). Aditionally, there's the fact that LTS are the less demanding

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Users

2011-12-17 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/12/17 Gabriel Salles gabrielper...@gmail.com Companies, universities, etc. will have a local repo or cache and only download the update once for thousands of machines. Even some home users do this if they have few machines. Off topic, but just to know, can you point me on how to do

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: [lubuntu newsletter] lubuntu 10.10 released

2011-11-30 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Got this a few hours ago... any thoughts about it?? NOTE: LUBUNTU 10.10 !! Mensaje original Asunto: [lubuntu newsletter] lubuntu 10.10 released Fecha: Wed, 30 Nov 2011 04:12:57 + De: lubuntu lubu...@lxde.org LUBUNTU 10.10 RELEASED

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: [lubuntu newsletter] lubuntu 10.10 released

2011-11-30 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
!! 2011/11/30 Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com Got this a few hours ago... any thoughts about

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] LxScreenshot update

2011-11-27 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Could exist an option to make lxscreenshot behave as before?? It was quite helpful to take a series of screenshots quickly :) ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fw: Dropping i386 non-PAE as a supported kernel flavour in Precise Pangolin

2011-11-19 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
I would like to do some tests with the latest ubuntu on my old amd-k6 (wich runs Lubuntu 10.04 perfectly) but support for that CPU it's been dropped :( Then again, it's NOT only for the people who have a voice here: it's the users that have one of those pc wich want to use it and CAN'T It's a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fw: Dropping i386 non-PAE as a supported kernel flavour in Precise Pangolin

2011-11-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Last year they dropped support for a lot of machines, now they will drop for a lot more? What are the exact benefits of dropping all of that? Lubuntu is aimed to be fast, but it's able to resurrect those old hardware so: what will be the the future for those old machines in the near future?

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some considerations about the Precise theme

2011-11-17 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
But you'll know that the wallpaper must be BLUE ;) I would like to propose... Lubuntu going for *GREEN*! Reasons? - It goes a little more with the standart of efficient SO (this is important since it's the OS that most fits with the planet :) - It differencies us from Kubuntu Xubuntu (also

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] LXDE Forum

2011-11-11 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Seeing it from Chile, with a fast connection... and it's slow! ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] LXDE Forum

2011-11-11 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Seeing it from Chile, with a fast connection... and it's slow! ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [12.04] Firefox instead of Chromium?

2011-11-08 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/11/8 amjjawad HOOHAA amjja...@gmail.com Guys, I was wondering if someone has noticed that LXTask actually shows +100MB usage more than System Monitor and Conky so what is going on? I have System Monitor installed on Lubutnu 11.04 (was testing something) and Conky as well. While each of

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [12.04] Firefox instead of Chromium?

2011-11-08 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
I don't know if this is correct, but I'm a little concerned for if the machines will support the test? We're talking about Pentium 3 4 and 256 to 512 ram. Ps: Ali, on my new machine i have ubuntu with lubuntu-desktop installed... readings of both monitors are different, that's what i was telling

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [12.04] Firefox instead of Chromium?

2011-11-06 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Proposal for browser benchmarks: - First of all, run the browsers without any add-on - Take starts time - Watch lxtask for memory usage cpu. Inside Chromium about:memory shows the memory used by each browser running too. Htop? - Watch the general behaviour - Sites: youtube, gmail, google,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [12.04] Firefox instead of Chromium?

2011-11-05 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
If it's a vote... i would keep chromium. I always keep both browsers just in case, but my benchmarks on my old pentium 3 can't tell any real difference with just one tab opened. Start time, firefox seems a little bit slower to start. I'll run some benchmarks in the next days in the following

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [12.04] Firefox instead of Chromium?

2011-11-05 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
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Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [12.04] Firefox instead of Chromium?

2011-11-05 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Arora is QT based... so i don't think lubuntu will ever adopt it :( ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Virtual Keyboard ?

2011-10-25 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Here's the output of sudo apt-get install xvkbd: The following extra packages will be installed: xaw3dg The following NEW packages will be installed: xaw3dg xvkbd 0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded. Need to get 239 kB of archives. After this operation, 840 kB of

[Lubuntu-desktop] Virtual Keyboard ?

2011-10-24 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Hi. Is there any plans to include a virtual keyboard for tablets and similars? Would be very nice. -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] System won't boot in 11.10

2011-10-15 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/10/15 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Le 10/14/2011 08:00 PM, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset a écrit : Sorry, sudo start lxdm says lxdm/running, process 3228 Here's a brief of what startx sends: (EE) failed to load module fglrx (module does not exist, 0) (II) [KMS] drm report

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] System won't boot in 11.10

2011-10-15 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
First of all tell us if it is a installed system or a live cd. It is a live CD, i'm not able to install Lubuntu (nor Ubuntu) on that machine (on my other 4 machines it works :) Because when its a live cd than its definitely a bug, because it should not even try to load fglrx as it is

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu 11.10 Experience

2011-10-15 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Well, here's my apreciation: the performance has taken a significant hit. My old laptop (PIII with 256MB Ram) was suffering with the ram consumtion in 11.04 (starting the system hits the 120MB of Ram). So, i've installed 11.10 and oh surprise! with pidgin and xpad running the consumption is less

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] System won't boot in 11.10

2011-10-14 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
El 14-10-2011 7:15, Andrew Woodhead escribió: On Fri, Oct 14, 2011 at 12:58 PM, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com mailto:jpx...@gmail.com wrote: The screen turns off after showing the menu try lubuntu, install lubuntu, ... What GPU do you use? Did you MD5

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] System won't boot in 11.10

2011-10-14 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
El 14-10-2011 11:40, Julien Lavergne escribió: Le 10/14/2011 03:55 PM, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset a écrit : Lance: thank you! after setting the boot with nomodeset at last i see my Lubuntu splashcreen (even if it's the plymouth text-mode). No errors were found when checking the disk for deffects

[Lubuntu-desktop] System won't boot in 11.10

2011-10-13 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
I'm really sorry for starting the bad news. I have a NP305V4A-S01 and in 11.04 it worked... now in 11.10 i can't even see the Lubuntu (plymouth); the screen just turns off but it seems that everything is still running. I tried the same CD in other machines and everything works perfect (i have

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] System won't boot in 11.10

2011-10-13 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/10/13 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Le 10/13/2011 06:00 PM, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset a écrit : I'm really sorry for starting the bad news. I have a NP305V4A-S01 and in 11.04 it worked... now in 11.10 i can't even see the Lubuntu (plymouth); the screen just turns off but it seems

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Extend desktop across dual monitors -- a feature I would like to see in Lubuntu 12.xx

2011-10-07 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
On Fri, Oct 7, 2011 at 12:13 AM, PCMan pcman...@gmail.com mailto:pcman...@gmail.com wrote: Multi-monitor support is a long standing issue. Here I'd like to ask everyone. How should a muli-monior desktop bahave? For the desktop panel: 1. one panel per monitor, configured

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Use xcompmgr in Lubuntu

2011-09-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
I did some adventuring with xcompmgr too a while ago, and it was almost like if it was not there with the apropriate configuration (on a 730mhz machine with 512 ram) but when i watched the log, just like rafael said, there was a lot of bugs, plus chromium doesn't like this app at all last time i

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Audio Conf for Lubuntu

2011-09-12 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/9/11 Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com I've added the PPA for LXPanel made by Julien, but still it haven't upgraded... Oh i see now... LXPanel it's not there for natty :P How can I install it under Natty? I add the PPA but instead of Natty i add Oneiric?? -- jpxsat

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Audio Conf for Lubuntu

2011-09-11 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/9/11 Stefano eco.st...@fastwebnet.it Only one info, does lubuntu use alsa or pulseaudio? Alsa :) Been trying Gamix for some minutes, and at first sight is allright, but now i can't get anything to work (go to config and you'll see). I've added the PPA for LXPanel made by Julien, but

[Lubuntu-desktop] Audio Conf for Lubuntu

2011-09-08 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
I know we are pass the freeze, but maybe this shortcut could be added to preferences menu for 11.10. I think for a lot of people it's useful to control the mic and all that stuff in alsamixer. Plus, there's nothing to add but this little shortcut :) And maybe there's a way to show lxterminal

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Audio Conf for Lubuntu

2011-09-08 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/9/8 Tim Bernhard ohiom...@gmail.com I agree. A link to sound preferences makes sense. The only issues I see are 1) alsamixer is not very intuitive and 2) it dumps users into a terminal which might scare the crap out of many of them. :) Completely agree that a terminal app scares a lot

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Audio Conf for Lubuntu

2011-09-08 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
xterm gets the effect wanted!! 2011/9/8 Leszek Lesner leszek.les...@web.de ohiom...@gmail.com I agree. A link to sound preferences makes sense. The only issues I see are 1) alsamixer is not very intuitive and 2) it dumps users into a terminal which might scare the crap out of many of them.

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] LSC news

2011-08-25 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
If you just want to test it, you just need to download the branch (bzr branch lp:lubuntu-software-center), and launch it (python lubuntu-software-center). Terminal output: bzr: ERROR: Invalid http response for

[Lubuntu-desktop] Thoughts from 8.10

2011-08-25 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Hi people. Has any one tried an old ubuntu lately? lets say for example 8.10? Its damn fast! Don't understand why from there (here in my case) Ubuntu is demanding so many resources... i imagine 8.10 versioned as Lubuntu: it would be awesome! For starts, the theme (Human) renders very fast and apps

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu-Desktop] Sound Editing Software

2011-08-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/8/17 Tim Bernhard ohiom...@gmail.com I've had to adjust the mic balance in alsamixer to get the mic working on my last few laptops. Seems to be a bug were both channels can't be at full volume. It's pretty common for people trying to use Skpe with Acer/Gateway/Packard Bell laptops

[Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu-Desktop] Integrate Catfish?

2011-08-20 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Been trying catfish for some days, it's not fully operational (opening folders with go to) but lubuntu needs an app like this. Xubuntu use this: why not Lubuntu too? -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu-Desktop] Integrate Catfish?

2011-08-20 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
What is the resource usage? What is the installed size of it + it's deps? Suggested : strigi-daemon doodle tracker beagle Recommended : slocate Will be installed: catfish (32,3 ko) Installed, is 393 ko. For me catfish requires 22MB Ram to run (+- while it's searching). I think that is a little

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] About GPicView

2011-08-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/8/18 PCMan pcman...@gmail.com Please try Viewnior before making comments. It's better than GPicView in many ways. Except in Ram consumption: for the same picture (very small one) i have 8,8 for gpic and 13,6 for viewnior. Other than that, i'm lliking it so far :) Though I don't like to

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] About GPicView

2011-08-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Sorry i haven't said this: +1 for Viewnior -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help :

[Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu-Desktop] Sound Editing Software

2011-08-16 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Hi. In Lubuntu 10.04 i was able to run Audacity and Jokosher for record guitar+voice. Today Lubuntu let me down with those two programs!! Can't record a single sound with the microphone!! Am I the only one experiencing this? (in mswin it works, so it's not a hardware problem / the programs used

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu-Desktop] Mousepad Problem

2011-07-31 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
The behaviour of Ubuntu 11.04 for the mousepad of my laptop is the same as described for 10.04 - so, it seems that this is a Lubuntu specific configuration. It would be great if someone culd get a look at it to make it work again :) 2011/7/18 Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com Hi guys

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Can be lubuntu software center good thing?

2011-07-29 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/7/29 Stefano eco.st...@fastwebnet.it This mean, for example, hide the libs or other not-app packages by default? Exactly! It must make the difference between packages and applications for it to be user-friendly :) ___ Mailing list:

[Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu-Desktop] Taskbar

2011-07-23 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Hi: There's a little problem with the taskbar: putting it above the screen makes something going wrong with the alignement and the size of things there... backing it to its normal position and that problem is still there (didn't see it before). It's not deal breaker, but anyways i report it.

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Mouse and Keyboard control problem

2011-07-20 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/7/19 Lee Gold leeg...@operamail.com Hey, lots of people use laptops with Synaptic touchpads - there should really be stable native support to config it in Lubuntu. I think this could be a good idea. Including gpointing-device-settings or a similar could improve Lubuntu greatly :) --

[Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu-Desktop] Mousepad Problem

2011-07-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Hi guys: Back in 10.04 when i made a click with two fingers on the mousepad, it used to activate the right button of the mouse, now it acts like the center button. I believe this is a X.Org configuration since this happent in 10.04 when i added xorg-edgers ppa. I tried to change this with

[Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu-Desktop] Good news

2011-07-17 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Don't know if this has been pointed on the mail list: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/SystemRequirements Just check the Lightweight GUI alternative section :) -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Wine 1.3 and other apps installed not showing up in menu

2011-07-16 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
For Wine at least, try this two things: - Open a .exe file with wine, Wine will configure itself and after that the submenu Wine should be there - If not, log out + lon in and the trick should be done 2011/7/16 Lee Gold leeg...@operamail.com Hi, Using Lubuntu 11.04. Installed Wine 1.3 and it

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Feedback after Lubuntu live test

2011-07-15 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Hi Theodor: I wasn't able too to run the live-cd in every machine i tried, but in the machines that the live-cd didn't started, i was seeing the terminal: simply typed lxdm and lubuntu started... try that :) ___ Mailing list:

[Lubuntu-desktop] pcmanfm memory leak?

2011-07-07 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Hi: Could someone confirm this leak on 11.04? try to copy 2gb to a usb mass storage connected to your laptop through a pcmcia card (everything is 2.0). I tried it yesterday and i was able to do absolutly nothing while the files were being copied. Before and after that, everything runned normally.

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] 700 mhz laptop with 256 ram running lubuntu

2011-07-04 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
my daughters boyfriend has a 700 mhz compaq laptop with 256 ram running lubuntu can anyone go lower than that My main machine before the hardware upgrade was like that one. After an upgrade to that laptop, i enjoyed time to install Lubuntu on an old Pentium 2 (266Mhz 256Ram) and on a AMD-K6

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] ozone2 updates

2011-06-29 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
My vote: Personally i prefer the Colourful with bubbleshttps://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Artwork/Incoming/Oneiric/Ozone?action=AttachFiledo=viewtarget=wallpaper_bubbles.png , the other one looks quite for old people :) I prefer the bright bar, since the panel should match with the windows theme,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Hmm, does any of this affect us?

2011-06-24 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
This is a non-issue for Lubuntu, as far as I can see. Maybe the concern about this should be focus on the future of the app. Will it still be well supported now that's off from Ubuntu? Just how i see the problem for Lubuntu. ___ Mailing list:

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] ubiquity slideshow

2011-06-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/6/21 神癒礁湖 (Rafael Laguna) rafaellag...@gmail.com Did you ever installed Lubuntu recently and see that installer shows bad the slides? In my case the slides that appears out of position are chat, e-mail, get help and lxde-based (total 4). If anybody has this problem I'll possibly make a

[Lubuntu-desktop] Good 3g news

2011-06-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Everybody: For quite a time now, i've been stucked with Ubuntu to get to work my 3g modems (in a very weird way i must say). Good news for 11.04: Lubuntu handle my 3 usb modems flawlessly right after pluggin them, without any weird stuff and set them correctly!! Hope more happy users are having

[Lubuntu-desktop] Resources on 11.04

2011-06-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Devs: Recently installed 11.04 and i'm surprised by the RAM and CPU% consumed by Lubuntu in this release (I was keeping my main machine with 10.04 but decided to change to be able to help a little more). Back in 10.04 my ram consumption was below 75MB... now the system starts above 100MB / the

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Resources on 11.04

2011-06-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/6/21 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Le Tuesday 21 June 2011 à 12:01 -0400, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset a écrit : About CPU usage, there is a bug in the theme, which cause more CPU usage than expected (see https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lubuntu-artwork/+bug/776776) You can

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Resources on 11.04

2011-06-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Back in 10.04 my ram consumption was below 75MB... now the system starts above 100MB Since 10.04, we add more features, and it probably takes more ressources than expected. For example, we lost 10 Mb of RAM for update-notifier Oh, i forgot to say that i was aware of update-notifier, and

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Missing configuration programs

2011-06-19 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
But now I'm lacking some shortcut editor. Me too... Multimediakey support is integrated already. Sorry about it, didn't tried since i'm staying with 10.04 - tried 11.04 though, but only volume worked... pause, play, etc didn't worked as they do in Ubuntu __ i just tried the live cd, maybe it

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Missing configuration programs

2011-06-19 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Multimediakeys Play, Pause , etc. need support in the music player itself. I think Audacious has support for it, but its disabled in the default audacious configuration. I don't know about gnome-mplayer support for this. lxkeymap / I cannot confirm this. Switching keymap works like a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Missing configuration programs

2011-06-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/6/18 Leszek Lesner leszek.les...@web.de Am 18.06.2011 11:16, schrieb Filip Dominec: Hi, I am missing several important programs for user settings (e. g. keyboard shortcuts, startup applications, keyboard layouts switching or sound channels volumes). In the ideal case these programs

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Leafpad Vs gEdit

2011-06-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
I'm with Yorvik at this, no way Gedit can replace Leafpad in my old machines! 2011/6/18 Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com While I love gEdit for Python or editing .po files, with it's highlighting, auto indenting etc. it does need quite a bit of CPU/RAM and is overkill for editing small

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Pidgin XChat

2011-06-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/6/18 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Le Saturday 18 June 2011 à 19:20 +0100, Yorvyk a écrit : No point in having two applications doing the same thing so drop XChat. ... having 2 programs which do the same thing is usually a bad idea for a default install. Regards, Julien Lavergne

[Lubuntu-desktop] Key 'super' (win logo) support

2011-06-16 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
People: Some time ago i suggested to use the 'super' key (or 'win logo') to activate the menu in lxmenu. The idea seemed to be good but somebody said that in openbox it wasn't supported to do that. Well, i posted a suggestion and this is what they told me: Subject: [Bug 4791] Key 'super' (win

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Key 'super' (win logo) support

2011-06-16 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Could at least be listed in todo? it's a feature that a couple of people that i showed lubuntu said it would be cool if... 2011/6/16 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Le Thursday 16 June 2011 à 16:56 -0400, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset a écrit : https://bugzilla.icculus.org/show_bug.cgi

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Proposed changes to lubuntu-desktop

2011-06-08 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Gedit -1, way too slow on my old machines. (P3 and below) -- jpxsat ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Proposed changes to lubuntu-desktop

2011-06-07 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
From a very-humble user point of view: I use Libre Office + Gnumeric (Abiword can't convince me). As i read recently, Libre Office is getting performance improvements, but the problem is still the ram consumption vs the ram used by abiword (i use LO for writer and slideshows, but gnumeric is a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] IRC Client

2011-05-28 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
IMHO having two programs that one fit in the other is a waste of space in the CD and effort for the Lubuntu devs. Pidgin can handle what xchat does... and for the specifics, xchat will always be installable. Honestly, i personally (in person) don't know anybody that uses x-chat. Just some

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: [ubuntu-uk] Ask Mark session

2011-05-04 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Lubunteers: Hearing those news is just awesome!! May I ask just one silly question? (and excuse me for doing it): What Lubuntu (or the team) will gain by becoming an official part of the family? It's just that i don't exactly know ... Congratulations again to the team :) -- jpxsat

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] system requirements (workaround created!)

2011-05-02 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/5/2 Jeremy Bicha jer...@bicha.net Be careful about how low you set the number. It can make it difficult to install any additional software and likely more worrying, it can be impossible to upgrade if there is not space to download and unpack the updates. I think that the important

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Any major must fix before Beta issues left in Lubuntu?

2011-03-30 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Unfortunately, it will be very difficult to reduce the memory footprint of the installer for 11.04. The other question this poses is, is it really necessary to have a graphical installer as the default for Lubuntu? Some time ago, there was a question on the mailing list What do you

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] ozone theme

2011-02-28 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Rafael: For the round corners of the logout box, what if i change the gtk theme?? It will stick with that color and won't match with my color scheme :S I think that those corners should be as always just for those who like to change colors from time to time... :) -- jpxsat

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Audio players - some thoughts RFC

2011-02-27 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/2/27 Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com Basically this would involve everybody using the same music to carry out the measurements and also reporting the hardware used. Couldn't be more agree with you: a standard test to make the decision would be perfect to take a decision (and for

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Default launchers on panel

2011-02-26 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/2/26 Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com I've installed Lubuntu for a couple of novice users recently and. among numerous other questions, one that was asked, and has been asked by windows users as well, is what use is 'minimise all windows '. I have no idea as I always remove it. This

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Pidgin Suggestion

2011-02-26 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Finally understood what you mean: Those packages affect every libnotify action! And i must say they get way nicer... wich process should i check to see if it's heavier than before?? 2011/2/25 Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com 2011/2/25 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Le jeudi 24

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Audio players

2011-02-26 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Mike: 2011/2/26 Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com 2011/2/26 Mike Nokel mno...@gmail.com Hi! I have just tested some audio players in my Lubuntu Maverick and I want to share my experience with you. First of all, my testing machine was Asus EEE PC 1015 pn. It has Atom N550 inside

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Audio players

2011-02-26 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/2/27 Jared Norris jrnor...@gmail.com On 27 February 2011 13:10, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com wrote: Mike: 2011/2/26 Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com 2011/2/26 Mike Nokel mno...@gmail.com Hi! I have just tested some audio players in my Lubuntu

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Pidgin Suggestion

2011-02-25 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/2/25 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Le jeudi 24 février 2011 à 23:32 -0300, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset a écrit : Can't really tell any difference... so i ran pidgin with and without it and there's no difference seeing it with xfce4-taskmanager It's more about the visual between

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Ask yourself...

2011-02-25 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
For me the MOST important function would be support for older machines. We have to start from one fact: if Lubuntu can run in an acceptable way in an old machine, it will run incredibly on a newer machine. Let me use it with external monitors/TV as a basic media player (HDMI out) For me,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Add gucharmap to the default installed apps

2011-02-25 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/2/25 Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com On Thu, 24 Feb 2011 23:53:20 - Chris Druif cyber.dr...@gmail.com wrote: Hai everyone, Seeing we are trying to bring the Ubuntu feeling to LXDE, we should try to give the full experience, but lightweight. Seeing Ubuntu comes with a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Ask yourself...

2011-02-25 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Well, at least 10.04 runs well on it... don't know if there's any project to compile kernels for old cpus... 2011/2/25 PYROcomp rexmo...@gmail.com qoute- You don't have to throw away your old machine, since it will revamp a machine starting from a P2* and above giving you a full and ready to

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Pidgin Suggestion

2011-02-24 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Since Lubuntu uses libnotify for NM, transmission, power-management Gnome-Mplayer I would like to make a very humble suggestion package to be included on lubuntu: pidgin-libnotify. It would be nice to have an unified looking desktop. I'm testing it since a few days and it works great

[Lubuntu-desktop] Idea/Suggestion to say goodbye to xcreensaver

2011-02-24 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Lubuntu team: Since Lubuntu is targeted for low-spec computers, xcreensaver is not a good choice to use since it causes problems such as: - In my three (old) machines I must kill the xcreensaver daemon in order to be able to install the system. - The idea is to make a good-looking effect but with

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Pidgin Suggestion

2011-02-24 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
And it probably means that those library will be loaded. That's correct :) (that's why i've posted the kb from each package) Do you have the difference between the 2 notifications, with and without pidgin-libnotify ? Can't really tell any difference... so i ran pidgin with and without it

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Idea/Suggestion to say goodbye to xcreensaver

2011-02-24 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
I have never seen a justifiable reason for there existence apart from locking the machine if required. Personally, i never lock the screen but i'm asuming that's a feature needed. Also, I hate screen locks on my machines. I would NOT want my screen to lock every time it went blank.

[Lubuntu-desktop] Pidgin Suggestion

2011-02-23 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Team: Since Lubuntu uses libnotify for NM, transmission, power-management Gnome-Mplayer I would like to make a very humble suggestion package to be included on lubuntu: pidgin-libnotify. It would be nice to have an unified looking desktop. I'm testing it since a few days and it works great so

[Lubuntu-desktop] text files bug

2011-02-21 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
People: I don't know how to exactly fill this bug about text files (and too for .rtf!?), so if anyone can help me it would be great: A text file copied and then pasted from a device to another (i did it with my usb key to my hdd and viceversa) is marked as an executable file (and so, it doesn't

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] debconf bug?

2011-02-18 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
2011/2/18 Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fm -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 02/18/2011 10:59 AM, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset wrote: Installing Lubuntu 10.04 to a friend, i watched something strange while upgrading the system: debconf: unable to initialize frontend

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: get lubuntu on Lubuntu website

2011-02-17 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
People: Also it would be great if it could be 10.04.2 :) -- jpxsat http://jpxsat-informatica.blogspot.com/ Ubuntu user #29.157 (Lubuntu 10.04) Linux user #522.597 ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu, energy efficiency and sustainable computing

2011-02-15 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Hi John: 1) Other Lubuntu users like me. Did the environment factor into your decision to start using Lubuntu? Did you use it to bring an old machine back to life? The reason i had to use this OS is that my machine was not working at all with XP and since with a P3 256 ram there's not a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Suggestion: Move these apps from Preferences to System Tools (submenus or not)

2011-02-12 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
Guys: 2011/2/11 Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fm On 02/11/2011 04:43 PM, Julien Lavergne wrote: Thanks Jonathan. I can't see the benefit of the 2 sub-menu Administration and System tools. Why not merged them into 1 ? 1 thing I like in the LXDE/Lubuntu menu is that everything is

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