[Lubuntu-desktop] The need to improve Lubuntu bug filing

2011-06-03 Thread Lance
First a brief intro. I'm Erick Brunzell at Launchpad, Lance at iso-testing (in which I've participated for over 3 years), and kansasnoob at Ubuntu forums. I'm quite glad to see that Lubuntu will soon become an official member of the Ubuntu family. I particularly look forward to the day

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] The need to improve Lubuntu bug filing

2011-06-04 Thread Lance
...@ubuntu.com Cc: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com, lubuntu-desktop lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Date: Friday, June 3, 2011, 8:38 PM Hello Lance, I haven't run oneiric yet, but I think the missing of shutdown/restart buttons is due to not having GTK3 icons for that. We're hard at work in creating the new

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] The need to improve Lubuntu bug filing

2011-06-04 Thread Lance
...@gmail.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] The need to improve Lubuntu bug filing To: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Cc: Chris cyber.dr...@gmail.com, Phill Whiteside phi...@ubuntu.com, lubuntu-desktop lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Date: Saturday, June 4, 2011, 3:15 PM Per the post on the foums that i

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] The need to improve Lubuntu bug filing

2011-06-05 Thread Lance
Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: From: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] The need to improve Lubuntu bug filing To: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Cc: lubuntu-desktop lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Date: Sunday, June 5, 2011, 7:48 AM Hi, Thanks for your help. However

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] The need to improve Lubuntu bug filing

2011-06-05 Thread Lance
. No worries. Since you have a whole new build process in the works I look forward to helping you test. Sorry to be a nuisance. --- On Sun, 6/5/11, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: From: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] The need to improve Lubuntu bug filing To: Lance

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

2011-06-07 Thread Lance
Generally speaking, packages like lubuntu-desktop or ubuntu-desktop are meta-packages: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MetaPackages It's generally OK to remove a meta-package but you must know what you're doing to some degree. For instance I could remove 'lxterminal' but if I did so prior

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Call for review: PCManFM is almost ready for a new release.

2011-06-11 Thread Lance
As a complete noob to Lubuntu (moving from Ubuntu/Gnome) I wonder if it would be possible to test this via a PPA before committing to a change for Oneiric. Take note; I'm only an iso-tester so I'm clueless about the complexity involved, but I find pcmanfm quite easy to adapt to (basically just

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Call for review: PCManFM is almost ready for a new release.

2011-06-19 Thread Lance
with this mess for a while. --- On Sun, 6/19/11, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: From: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Call for review: PCManFM is almost ready for a new release. To: Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fm Cc: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Ubuntu Developer Week - Preparation

2011-07-04 Thread Lance
I've not been able to play at the desk much in the past few weeks. but the top of my list is: 1) Integrate with iso-testing so I can test Lubuntu rather than Ubuntu. (Although I'll still cross-test for certain bugs.) 2) I think you know what will work best with the documentation. I stumbled a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Alpha 2 cancelled

2011-07-24 Thread Lance
It was recently mentioned at the forums to possibly use the lubuntu-dev/staging ppa for bug testing. I've been using the lubuntu-dev/lubuntu-daily ppa for quite some time and I wonder if it's safe to mix the two ppa's? I might just add that I've encountered only a few minor problems: 1) I

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] New ISO images available : Lubuntu

2011-07-26 Thread Lance
been iso-testing for quite some time and oversize images are the norm during alpha stage, and even the daily beta images are often oversize. As RC and final iso-testing approaches more effort is made at reducing the size of the images to under 700MB. Many thanks for all of the great work, Lance

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] New ISO images available : Lubuntu

2011-07-27 Thread Lance
, Jul 27, 2011 at 5:18 PM, gs linuxman...@att.net wrote: On 07/27/2011 12:08 AM, Lance wrote: This is excellent news. Hopefully Ubuntu QA will be able to add the Lubuntu images to iso-testing by either Alpha3 or Beta1. Once Lubuntu is included in iso-testing I'll shift my testing from

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Test Lubuntu Lucid 10.04.3 ISO image available

2011-07-31 Thread Lance
#645818 still existed so it's difficult to create a Lucid Live USB with some newer versions of usb-creator. Also I may be unavailable for a few hours. I've been trying to get most of my physical work done early here before the heat sets in. Thanks for all you do, Lance --- On Sun, 7/31/11

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Test Lubuntu Lucid 10.04.3 ISO image available

2011-07-31 Thread Lance
, but mounting filesystems (including a data flash drive) and browsing through system files seems to work quite well. I'm very impressed with the simplicity and functionality of pcmanfm, IMHO it's a true work of art, very intuitive. Lance --- On Sun, 7/31/11, Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fm wrote

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Test Lubuntu Lucid 10.04.3 ISO image available

2011-07-31 Thread Lance
?p=11104452postcount=149 I didn't try clicking on that yet to begin the installation but I wanted to let you know what I'd found. Lance --- On Sun, 7/31/11, Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fm wrote: From: Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fm Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Test Lubuntu Lucid

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Test Lubuntu Lucid 10.04.3 ISO image available

2011-07-31 Thread Lance
, or at the latest 12.04, get into official iso-testing ;^) Lance --- On Sun, 7/31/11, Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fm wrote: From: Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fm Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Test Lubuntu Lucid 10.04.3 ISO image available To: lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Date: Sunday

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Second Test Lubuntu Lucid 10.04.3 ISO image available

2011-08-01 Thread Lance
Just downloaded it, the md5sum I get is: 3f2d7b310e2db02a08b6085bd03b44ba  lubuntu-lucid-20110801-i386.iso I'm going to go ahead and burn it because I seldom get a bad download, but thought I should verify all the same. I'll let you know how things go. --- On Sun, 7/31/11, Jonathan Marsden

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Alpha 3 testing

2011-08-02 Thread Lance
Arrgh, just realized when I sent this to Julien I forgot to cc the list. Sorry, Lance --- On Mon, 8/1/11, Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com wrote: From: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Alpha 3 testing To: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Date: Monday, August 1, 2011, 11

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] forum area

2011-08-11 Thread Lance
We're OK ;^) One person went on a rant without spending a little time to explore. They were basically comparing our Alpha 3 to a final release w/o even having read the release notes.. I think the i386 is pretty good other than a few cosmetic blemishes, can't comment on the 64bit version

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] A question

2011-08-12 Thread Lance
I see some of the info on the linked pages is out of date, specifically: http://qa.ubuntu.com/testing/iso-testing/ You'll notice it refers to You can check at the Lucid Schedule that there was an Alpha 1, Alpha 2, Alpha 3 ... I do know the Lubuntu desktop image appeared on the tracker

[Lubuntu-desktop] When might lubuntu daily images be available again?

2011-08-25 Thread Lance
but when you search nothing is available. Just wondering. Thanks in advance. Lance ___ 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] Not good news re. old mesa drivers

2011-08-27 Thread Lance
That's definitely bad news for me :^( I currently still maintain 24 machines with P4M800 integrated chips and, if I'm reading that right, I'm about to need some major hardware upgrades. I also maintain a few machines with older Intel 8xx chips. Most of the machines with VIA chips are ones I

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Alternate CD images exist -- please test!

2011-08-27 Thread Lance
No PowerPC here, I can only test i386 images but I'm downloading the alternate as I type. I'll also look at amending my iso-testing subscriptions appropriately. It's going to be a bit trying for me because I have a few Ubuntu/unity specific ubiquity bugs to follow up on that don't appear with

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Alternate CD images exist -- please test!

2011-08-28 Thread Lance
In deed. I filed a bug report: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/debian-installer/+bug/835961 I hope that's helpul. --- On Sat, 8/27/11, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: From: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Alternate CD images exist --

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu iso-testing

2011-08-29 Thread Lance
29, 2011, 12:18 PM On 08/29/2011 06:44 PM, Lance wrote: I noticed from Launchpad activity that some iso-testing began several hours ago so I've checked the iso-tracker a few times and there is an Lubuntu live image: You can see all the ISO available by following this link : http

[Lubuntu-desktop] proof of impatience

2011-08-29 Thread Lance
I tried the newest Lubuntu daily live image and it still has ubiquity 2.7.17 whereas the installer team is now up to 2.7.20:  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/oneiric/+source/ubiquity/+changelog I haven't checked debian-installer but I'd expect likewise ;^) Sorry for being impatient.

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu iso-testing

2011-08-29 Thread Lance
...@ubuntu.com Cc: lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net, Jean-Baptiste Lallement jean-bapti...@ubuntu.com, Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Date: Monday, August 29, 2011, 2:37 PM Ditto, I just tried to grab the i386 from them. The links at http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/lubuntu/daily-live/current/ have the set

[Lubuntu-desktop] Update on iso-testing images

2011-08-30 Thread Lance
Rather than retype everything please look here: http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=11201545postcount=309 I've not yet started testing the i386 live DE images, I will shortly, but I did test the 20110830-i386 alternate which may or may NOT be an official iso-testing image. I reported the

[Lubuntu-desktop] Network and Power icons - what package to file bugs against?

2011-08-30 Thread Lance
on documentation. Lance ___ 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

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fw: Re: Network and Power icons - what package to file bugs against?

2011-08-30 Thread Lance
Oops, left the team out. My bad. --- On Tue, 8/30/11, Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com wrote: From: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Network and Power icons - what package to file bugs against? To: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Date: Tuesday, August 30, 2011, 7:48 PM I added

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Bug 775124] Re: Ubiquity should have a command line option to override the free space check

2011-09-03 Thread Lance
Regarding the live-installer/ubiquity requiring 2X disc space I'm not sure what you mean, but I notice the actual installed size of / after a live install is somewhere between 2.1GB and 2.2GB, but the installed size after using the alternate (d-i) installer is about 1.9GB. I've dug around a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] OEM Mode doesn't work?

2011-09-04 Thread Lance
visual impairment always gets the best of me :^/ I hope this might be at least slightly helpful, as always thanks to everyone for all they do, Lance --- On Sun, 9/4/11, Richard Foulkes rbs...@yahoo.co.uk wrote: From: Richard Foulkes rbs...@yahoo.co.uk Subject: [Lubuntu-desktop] OEM Mode

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] membership

2011-09-05 Thread Lance
intension. I hope I've at least been tolerable ;^)As always, thanks to everyone for everything they do for Lubuntu,Lance--- On Mon, 9/5/11, 神癒礁湖 (Rafael Laguna) rafaellag...@gmail.com wrote:From: 神癒礁湖 (Rafael Laguna) rafaellag...@gmail.comSubject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] membershipTo: "Jerry&quo

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Release meeting status

2011-09-09 Thread Lance
but I will follow up ASAP. As always thanks for all you, and everyone, do to make Lubuntu the great OS it is, Lance --- On Fri, 9/9/11, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: From: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Subject: [Lubuntu-desktop] Release meeting status To: lubuntu-desktop lubuntu

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Release meeting status

2011-09-09 Thread Lance
best, reinstalling Win XP as I type so I can test Wubi stuff, even though the Wubi folks might not bring Lubuntu into the fold during the Oneiric cycle. Lance --- On Fri, 9/9/11, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: From: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Release

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fw: Re: Release meeting status

2011-09-11 Thread Lance
some symlinks. I hate to mention the kitchen. Hint: don't try to mix lacquer and enamel products when refinishing metal cabinets ;^( Using the wrong filler cost me a whole day. --- On Sat, 9/10/11, Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com wrote: From: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fw: Re: Testing, and md5sums that vary???

2011-09-11 Thread Lance
It appears that I forgot the team twice in a row. Sorry :^( Lance --- On Sat, 9/10/11, Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com wrote: From: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Testing, and md5sums that vary??? To: Phill Whiteside phi...@ubuntu.com Date: Saturday, September 10, 2011, 5:49

[Lubuntu-desktop] Current status of alternate installer

2011-09-12 Thread Lance
10 days until Beta 2, and probably one week before the next round of iso-testing, I thought it wise to do a little follow up now. As always thanks for all you do to make Lubuntu the great distro it is, Lance ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fw: Lubuntu beta 2 iso-test images not showing up

2011-09-19 Thread Lance
Thought I should share what I'm doing ;^) --- On Mon, 9/19/11, Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com wrote: From: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Subject: Lubuntu beta 2 iso-test images not showing up To: Jean-Baptiste Lallement jean-bapti...@ubuntu.com Date: Monday, September 19, 2011, 11:53 AM Sorry

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fw: Re: Lubuntu beta 2 iso-test images not showing up

2011-09-19 Thread Lance
Got this update from jibel :^) I'll test accordingly. Lance --- On Mon, 9/19/11, Jean-Baptiste Lallement jean-bapti...@ubuntu.com wrote: From: Jean-Baptiste Lallement jean-bapti...@ubuntu.com Subject: Re: Lubuntu beta 2 iso-test images not showing up To: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Date: Monday

[Lubuntu-desktop] Please check my bug filing

2011-09-20 Thread Lance
great and I must return to testing, still some old Ubuntu bugs to follow up on too, just please don't feel I'm pressuring anyone. As always I'm thankful for all everyone does to make Lubuntu such a great distro, Lance ___ Mailing list: https

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Oneiric Beta 2 released

2011-09-23 Thread Lance
with you in the future and, as always, thanks to everyone that's made Lubuntu such a great distro, Lance PS: apologies for the times I've just been a pain in the neck ;^) --- On Fri, 9/23/11, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: From: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Subject: [Lubuntu-desktop

[Lubuntu-desktop] A few notes about zsync

2011-10-12 Thread Lance
to everyone for all they do, Lance ___ 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] System won't boot in 11.10

2011-10-14 Thread Lance
troubleshooting graphics card compatibility issues with the Xserver. Let us know what happens, Lance --- On Fri, 10/14/11, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com wrote: From: Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] System won't boot in 11.10 To: lubuntu-desktop

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

2011-10-14 Thread Lance
, great work by all :^) As always, thanks to everyone for all they do, Lance --- On Fri, 10/14/11, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: From: Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] System won't boot in 11.10 To: lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Date: Friday, October

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu - One Stop Thread

2011-10-21 Thread Lance
Looks great, I like it :^) I've had very little desk time lately but I think that's a great idea. Possibly around December or January I can help contribute to that. Thanks for your dedication, Lance --- On Fri, 10/21/11, Ali Linx amjja...@gmail.com wrote: From: Ali Linx amjja...@gmail.com

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [12.04] Tracking progress (was: Re: [Lubuntu 12.04] My Suggestions)

2011-11-12 Thread Lance
important for the new members to give the actual devs time to deal with the basic tasks of maintaining the project ;^) I hope that doesn't sound too harsh. As always thanks to everyone for everything they do, Lance --- On Sat, 11/12/11, Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fm wrote: From: Jonathan

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Sun/Oracle Java

2011-12-05 Thread Lance
available. He helped bring us to the point of acceptance into the Canonical family and his voice means a lot to me. As always, thanks to everyone for everything they do, Lance --- On Sun, 12/4/11, amjjawad HOOHAA amjja...@gmail.com wrote: From: amjjawad HOOHAA amjja...@gmail.com Subject: Re

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu 12.04 Alpha 1 Testing

2011-12-15 Thread Lance
Did you see my post late into Oneiric final testing: http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=11334389postcount=4 If any of that is the least bit confusing please PM me. You seldom, actually almost never, need to DL an entire new iso - but you will have to burn a new disc! I appreciate your

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Wubi on 12.04

2011-12-22 Thread Lance
I subscribed to that bug and added an offer to provide testing. While Wubi is not as stable as an actual installation it can be quite useful, particularly since many Win 7 OEM's now use 4 primary partitions. IMHO it's definitely worth pursuing. Lance --- On Wed, 12/21/11, Phill Whiteside phi

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu 12.04 Alpha 1 Testing

2011-12-24 Thread Lance
Oops, forgot to include the team ;^/ --- On Sat, 12/24/11, Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com wrote: From: Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu 12.04 Alpha 1 Testing To: amjjawad HOOHAA amjja...@gmail.com Date: Saturday, December 24, 2011, 1:14 PM Everything Jonathan Marsden