Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu could end up like Xubuntu (Heavy Slow)

2009-06-29 Thread jon york
Hi guys, completely agree with all of this, but first i think is to determine what we want our market to be. Do we want to be out of the box, forget about needed to install something to make it usable (ie: flash, codecs) or do we want to be a bare minimum speedy OS. either way, i like both

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Forum

2009-06-29 Thread Dallas Wiebelhaus
Thanks! On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 3:16 PM, jon york jr_...@hotmail.com wrote: Hi guys here is the forum location, just a quick and free forum for us, I am a webmaster, and own my own host, so we can discuss that later when we actually have a beta version to release to public, and we are

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu could end up like Xubuntu (Heavy Slow)

2009-06-29 Thread Dallas Wiebelhaus
Good eye there David! On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 5:15 PM, David Sugar david.su...@canonical.comwrote: Related to this question is what to do with what is currently the separate lxde blueprint in Launchpad: https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/mobile-karmic-lxde-ubuntu-desktop I

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu could end up like Xubuntu (Heavy Slow)

2009-06-29 Thread Dallas Wiebelhaus
Yep , but Debian LXDE does have the entire open office suite installed and it weights in at just under 500 megs. On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 6:25 PM, Andrew Woodhead andrew.woodhead...@googlemail.com wrote: It's not copying, it is as you say learning from others. OpenOffice just isn't suitable

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] U-Lite

2009-06-29 Thread C David Rigby
On Mon, 2009-06-29 at 18:46 -0500, Dallas Wiebelhaus wrote: For some reason I had forgotten that U-Lite was using LXDE , I thought they were using XFCE , maybe because of the recent alpha screenshots. I just want to make sure that the Lubuntu people are Aware of U-Lite are these two projects

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] U-Lite

2009-06-29 Thread Dallas Wiebelhaus
Hey! That's great no need for details if they are private I just wanted to make sure by getting involved there was not going to be any toes being stepped on. On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 7:16 PM, C David Rigby c.david.ri...@gmail.comwrote: On Mon, 2009-06-29 at 18:46 -0500, Dallas Wiebelhaus wrote:

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu could end up like Xubuntu (Heavy Slow)

2009-06-29 Thread Andrew Woodhead
This is kinda surplus, the system is still ubuntu based so the standard repos can be used to install apps if they are needed. If the OS is going to be as it says below, you may as well install a minimal install then have a gui to select apps which can then be installed off the repos. This however

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu could end up like Xubuntu (Heavy Slow)

2009-06-29 Thread Dallas Wiebelhaus
By the way , Chrome fits in like it's native and is running hella fast on this DE on my test box. I'm about to crank the ram down and see how low I can get. On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 8:15 PM, Andrew Woodhead andrew.woodhead...@googlemail.com wrote: This is kinda surplus, the system is still

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu could end up like Xubuntu (Heavy Slow)

2009-06-29 Thread Dallas Wiebelhaus
Stabilized without hiccups at 128mb ram , that's without youtube lagging out , you can go lower no doubt. On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 8:27 PM, Dallas Wiebelhaus wiebelh...@gmail.comwrote: By the way , Chrome fits in like it's native and is running hella fast on this DE on my test box. I'm about to

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu could end up like Xubuntu (Heavy Slow)

2009-06-29 Thread jon york
Hi guys, why dont we move this to the forum where it can be easier to document and organize these conversations? also on that topic, in my opinion, we need to divide us into work partners, as right now, there is much discussion and no work being done. I think the first step, is quite simply