Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] apport hooks

2011-05-17 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hi, you can try making a bootable USB with Ubuntu mini-ISO, install a commandline system then apt-get install lubuntu-desktop. You can also try upgrading your existing 10.10 install. Regards! Mikhail On Tue, May 17, 2011 at 3:11 PM, matthew byers faintstlsa...@gmail.comwrote: I used the

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] apport hooks

2011-05-17 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
idea as great a idea as it is, it proves to be a bit much for a user to simply want to install lubuntu! I just reinstalled 10.10 fresh so i may attempt to upgrade from there (maybe, i always was a fan of 10.10) On Tue, May 17, 2011 at 11:03 PM, Mikhail Maksimov mcwil...@gmail.comwrote: Hi, you

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

2011-05-16 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
SSD (I'm shocked!!!) On Mon, May 16, 2011 at 5:23 AM, Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fmwrote: Earlier, I wrote: I suspect the number could be lowered to around 9 for a 1.8GB size check, but I have not tested that yet. to On 05/15/2011 12:44 AM, Mikhail Maksimov wrote

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

2011-05-15 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hi, list. *I suspect the number could be lowered to around 9 for a 1.8GB size check, but I have not tested that yet.* No it can not. Tests done on alpha3 show that the system requires at least 2000 MB (decimal M) just to install with almost no free space left. Too bad Lubuntu is no

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

2011-05-15 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
PM, PCMan pcman...@gmail.com wrote: So who is eating the spaces? Many some disk-analyzing tools are needed here. On Sun, May 15, 2011 at 3:44 PM, Mikhail Maksimov mcwil...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, list. I suspect the number could be lowered to around 9 for a 1.8GB size check

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

2011-04-02 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
+1 for handling alternate CD as a main distribution, with an option to switch to LiveCD+Ubiquity for those who install Lubuntu on more resource-rich configurations. Regards, Mikhail 2011/3/31 Jorge Andrés Alvarez Oré winningl...@gmail.com +1 alternate CD It´s suppose that the minimal memory

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Boot problems with Natty Alpha ISOs

2011-03-07 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
alphas 12 (BIOS does not recognize them as bootable) but boots normally from the other two alphas. Thank you all for help. Sincerely, Mikhail Maksimov On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 9:08 PM, Mikhail Maksimov mcwil...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, all. I've got a Pentium-IV box to test Lubuntu on. However, I

[Lubuntu-desktop] Boot problems with Natty Alpha ISOs

2011-03-04 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
-rom drive vs. cd-rom disc) issue. The BIOS is proven to be capable of booting from cd. I'm willing to do further testing but cannot think of anything to check. Any suggestions? Regards! Mikhail Maksimov ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] minimal install.

2010-10-23 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Dropbox link with md5 checksum is now available, maybe it was some kind of short outage. The checksum is correct. On Sat, Oct 23, 2010 at 9:48 PM, Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hiyas gang, can some confirm the md5 is 1932a563c99ae40721d1f37c3804c372 for alternate disk, as the md5

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] A small suggestion: Gparted

2010-10-22 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hi, list. +1 for adding Gparted to the LiveCD. Without it, LiveCD is pretty useless when you need to rearrange your disk prior to installing. BTW, on a minimal box with just 128 Mb RAM gparted failed to start off SystemRescueCD 1.6.1, maybe Lubuntu can perform better on such boxes. Regards!

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] Lubuntu 10.10 released

2010-10-13 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Well, you don't have to remove the (Gnome) desktop, there's an option to just not install it. Please see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/DocumentationHelp/MinimalInstall for details. I believe that if you use Ubuntu alternate CD instead of mini.iso there's still an option to install a minimal

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu 10.10 released

2010-10-11 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
I confirm, md5 of http://phillw.net/lubuntu-10.10.iso is correct. Regards! Mikhail On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 6:26 AM, Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: There is now a secondary server area at http://phillw.net/lubuntu-10.10.iso as Julien said, please use the torrents as I do not want to

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] marketing

2010-10-08 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
You got my idea, I was talking about buying a distro's CD with a nice (thanks Rafael!) image printed on it, wrapped into a nice (thanks Rafael!) envelope, just for collection. However, not sure if items shipped by that site have all the artwork or just Lubuntu logo. On Fri, Oct 8, 2010 at 2:12

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] marketing

2010-10-07 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Will it be possible to buy a hard copy of the final ISO wrapped into a hard copy of this wallet image? On Fri, Oct 8, 2010 at 12:44 AM, Rafael Laguna rafaellag...@gmail.comwrote: Ok, thank you. If no one has more to say, we have wallet! [image: :D] -- http://lubuntublog.blogspot.com

[Lubuntu-desktop] Finding Lubuntu-related information

2010-10-06 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hi, list. I always have trouble finding some vital information regarding Lubuntu. Maybe it's just me, but it takes definitely more than a couple of mouseclicks to find out, e.g., the status of latest testing iso, its version, release date, download location, etc. Also, I've seen a link to IRC

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Online updates not installed during installation

2010-10-04 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
I confirm it, 46 packages to update right after running an install with install updates ticked :( Regards! Mikhail On Sun, Oct 3, 2010 at 2:17 AM, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: I ticked the install online updates box but when I ran Update Manager straight after installation there

[Lubuntu-desktop] 10.10 beta installer memory requirements

2010-10-03 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
. Sincerely, Mikhail Maksimov ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] kidnapping

2010-08-18 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hi, list. Personally, I always think a well-structured and comprehensive text document is ways better than a bright set of icons linked somewhere. IMHO the front page of Lubuntu wiki looks good enough and we should focus on the text content of the documentation, not with bells and whistles, uhm,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] NetworkManager bug in Lubuntu?

2010-08-03 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
like we need to update the instructions... Regards! Mikhail On Tue, Aug 3, 2010 at 12:03 AM, Mikhail Maksimov mcwil...@gmail.com wrote: Phill, the wired connection works properly on all of my systems, both before and after lubuntu-desktop installation. It just does not become managed

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] NetworkManager bug in Lubuntu?

2010-08-03 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
, 2010 at 11:46 PM, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.comwrote: On Tue, 3 Aug 2010 14:24:23 +0400 Mikhail Maksimov mcwil...@gmail.com wrote: Update: both Ubuntu and Lubuntu installed from their respective 10.04 CDs do not have any eth0-related entries in /etc/network/interfaces. Lubuntu

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] NetworkManager bug in Lubuntu?

2010-08-02 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
)? If the problem occurs only when doing minimal install, we have to update the instructions. Regards! Mikhail On Sun, Aug 1, 2010 at 10:19 PM, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Sun, 1 Aug 2010 19:31:05 +0400 Mikhail Maksimov mcwil...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, list. Lubuntu Lucid installed from

[Lubuntu-desktop] How can I lock screen in Lubuntu?

2010-08-01 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hi, list. When playing with Lubuntu (Lucid, installed from 10.04 mini.iso, if that matters) I've noticed that it is... er... less paranoid than mainstream Ubuntu. I mean, there's no (obvious) way to lock the desktop, and when resuming from suspend, the system does not ask for password. Am I just

[Lubuntu-desktop] NetworkManager bug in Lubuntu?

2010-08-01 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hi, list. Lubuntu Lucid installed from mini.iso seems to be affected by a bug in NetworkManager (http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=530024): the wired network interface is not managed by NetworkManager by default. Does anyone know if this also happens when installing from Lubuntu

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] How can I lock screen in Lubuntu?

2010-08-01 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
. And you can go to Preferences, open Screensaver then you can set your screensaver settings include screen locking. Hope this could help you :). On 1 August 2010 21:40, Mikhail Maksimov mcwil...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, list. When playing with Lubuntu (Lucid, installed from 10.04 mini.iso

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Logs and ubot

2010-07-28 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
+1 for channel logging. It does makes sense to save problemssolutions automatically. On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 3:04 AM, Phillip Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hi gang, Channel logging: As the ubot has been behaving and I hope will be an aide on the channel, I guess now is a good time to ask

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] wiki page

2010-07-09 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hi Phillip, hi list IMHO, Just get on with it ;-) Regards! Mikhail On Sat, Jul 10, 2010 at 5:13 AM, Phillip Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hi Julien, I apologise for the multiple messages coming from my editing the wiki area. I've got a couple of wiki people helping me with links etc. As

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu and openjava-jre

2010-07-09 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hi, Daniel. I've experienced that dreadful no sound and no errors issue with at least two different lubuntu installations (an old P4-based system and a powerful x-series Thinkpad). Try starting alsamixer and un-muting some channels using M key. You might want to install graphical mixer control,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Tested on MSI Wind U100

2009-12-10 Thread Mikhail Maksimov
Hello. Just one thing I wanted to note: server GUI is a bad idea. If you want server, you install server, if you want a workstation on low-grade hardware, you install Lubuntu. If you have low-grade hardware to use as a server, you definitely shouldn't be wasting the precious (and, oh, so