Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] default music player selection

2010-01-06 Thread PCMan
Although I'm lxmusic developer, my vote is for aqualung. It's much more feature-complete and is less problemetic, too. On Thu, Jan 7, 2010 at 12:02 PM, Mario Behling m...@mariobehling.de wrote: Hi, please see below. What do you think? Ciao Mario -- Forwarded message --

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] default music player selection

2010-01-07 Thread PCMan
IIRC, It's themable. On Thu, Jan 7, 2010 at 4:19 PM, Omer om2...@gmail.com wrote: ok then but it would be great if the look of aqualung is improved a bit Although I'm lxmusic developer, my vote is for aqualung. It's much more feature-complete and is less problemetic, too. On Thu, Jan 7, 2010

[Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM/libfm calls for heavy testing

2010-02-16 Thread PCMan
Hi everyone on the list. As you know, it's very close to the release of Lubuntu, and pcmanfm2 doesn't seem to be ready yet. Recently I've accelerated the developement and there are many things done and do my best to see if I can make it in time. What's lacking now: 1. thumbnail support: I need

[Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM/libfm now has thumbnail support and auto-mount!

2010-02-18 Thread PCMan
Hi list, After days of hacking, now pcmanfm2/libfm supports thumbnail and very basic auto-mount. Heavy testing is needed since I'm going to make first public tarball release (alpha release). Translators please exam English strings to see if there are errors in spelling or grammar since I'm not

[Lubuntu-desktop] About gnome-volume-control

2010-02-22 Thread PCMan
Hi all, Apart from the new pcmanfm2, I got some questions regarding to volume control. The ALSA or oss applet in lxpanel doesn't work well. I personally use gnome-volume-control instead. How does it work in Lubutu? Does it work? BTW, how to save current volume in alsa? Or should this be done in

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Lucid Alpha 3 Shiny

2010-02-27 Thread PCMan
Le vendredi 26 février 2010 à 18:04 +0100, Roger Dean a écrit : 2) logged out of lubuntu DE and then in to lubuntu netbook DE. logged out and tried to log back in to regular DE. was unable to click cursor into username / password box This is a known issue of lxdm. Please contact dgod as he

[Lubuntu-desktop] RTL issue

2010-02-27 Thread PCMan
From some screenshot googled from internet, I noticed that pcmanfm2 desktop manager + lxpanel have RTL issues. I really did some RTL handling in pcmanfm2, but it doesn't seem to work correctly? The screenshot: http://arabicfoss.blogspot.com/2010/02/lubuntu-1004.html Can anybody confirm this? Or

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] menu://application empty on autostarted

2010-03-01 Thread PCMan
appear empty when pcmanfm is autostarted by lxsession. After some investigating with PCMan, it appears that it's the .cache/menus/ file which is almost empty. This is a summary of my tests : - When libfm-demo or pcmanfm are autostarted, there is 2 menu-cache files (in .cache/menus/), 1 normal

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM 2 Trash/Files and other Bugs

2010-03-03 Thread PCMan
1. files not refreshing bug seems to be a glib/gio bug. We do not use gamin or fam anymore. Instead, we use gio, which in turns uses inotify directly. I don't think this is a pcmanfm2 bug. 2. apparantly, you use a too old version of libfm so a required symbol is not found. Use git versions

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] new visual identity in lucid

2010-03-04 Thread PCMan
But I like your design better. Why should Lubuntu look similar with Ubuntu? Can't we have different style? 2010/3/5 神癒礁湖 rafaellag...@gmail.com As you say, Jo, we just can accept the new design. And I'll do my best to match Lubuntu's look onto new branding specs.

[Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM 0.9.1 and libfm 0.1.1 alpha

2010-03-05 Thread PCMan
Hello, Here comes PCManFM 0.9.1 and libfm 0.1.1. Again, this is an Alpha release, so don't expect too much on stability. Strings will be frozen for translation when we reach the first beta release. What's new: * Auto-mount for removable devices and and Auto-run dialog. (Finally we have this!) *

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] new logo

2010-03-07 Thread PCMan
+1 for the first one, too. On Sun, Mar 7, 2010 at 8:17 PM, Glen Bizeau gbiz...@gmail.com wrote: +1 for first one too. On Sun, Mar 7, 2010 at 5:23 AM, Jo Gerb jo.ge.s...@googlemail.com wrote: I'm the only one for 2? Ok, then I change my mind. That makes it easier for the artwork-team. Best

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] new logo

2010-03-07 Thread PCMan
Maybe we can hold a vote on http://forum.lxde.org/ :-) 2010/3/8 神癒礁湖 rafaellag...@gmail.com I know we're freezed, so we don't need to change anything except the logos. PS. At the end of the day, both proposals are tied again. Curious, this flows and turns back dozens of times...

[Lubuntu-desktop] Plans about lxsession

2010-03-08 Thread PCMan
Hi all, After Marty Jack did a great job on reworking the logout mechanism and make a new release, I'd like to do more. I just add support shell expansion support to lxsession. Commands in autostart file now can contain environment variables. This is done with wordexp() provided in glibc. Here

[Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM2 and libfm is almost ready for 'feature freeze'.

2010-03-09 Thread PCMan
Hi list, I released pcmanfm 0.9.2 + libfm 0.1.5 alpha. The main change beside bug fixes is the ability to set default web browser and mail client. This is achieved via a new gio module. Now you can execute libfm-pref-apps to see it. By default it's hidden from applications menu if you're in Gnome,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM2 and libfm is almost ready for 'feature freeze'.

2010-03-09 Thread PCMan
. Regards, Julien Lavergne Le mercredi 10 mars 2010 à 01:48 +0800, PCMan a écrit : Hi list, I released pcmanfm 0.9.2 + libfm 0.1.5 alpha. The main change beside bug fixes is the ability to set default web browser and mail client. This is achieved via a new gio module. Now you can execute libfm

[Lubuntu-desktop] Re: �P於 lxdm �F�r

2010-03-09 Thread PCMan
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Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Location of Window control buttons

2010-03-12 Thread PCMan
My personal opinion: No, and never! This is the worst move of ubuntu. Having ok/cancel buttons in opposite direction is bad enough already. For whatever reason, deliberately being different from 95% of worldwide computer users is quite unwise. On Sat, Mar 13, 2010 at 8:01 AM, Phill Whiteside

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Chat with aafirv...@gmail.com

2010-03-12 Thread PCMan
Please ask on lubuntu mailing list. On Sat, Mar 13, 2010 at 6:32 AM, aafirv...@gmail.com aafirv...@gmail.com wrote: These messages were sent while you were offline. 6:32 am aafirv...@gmail.com: hello there   i need you to help me with some info 6:33 AM how do you create the lubuntu

[Lubuntu-desktop] Desktop File of Chromium needs to be fixed

2010-03-13 Thread PCMan
As title, it only contains Categories=Network; and this is inadequate. This is what in google-chrome.desktop: Categories=Network;WebBrowser; MimeType=text/html;text/xml;application/xhtml_xml; Without this, libfm-pref-apps won't work. I'd suggest that we copy the content of google-chrome.desktop

[Lubuntu-desktop] Nice comment. Let's make sure that we don't make the same mistakes.

2010-03-15 Thread PCMan
I personally agreed with most of the things in this article. http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2010/03/16-things-that-could-be-improved-in.html ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net

[Lubuntu-desktop] Severe bug of Lubuntu installer

2010-03-17 Thread PCMan
HI all, Previously I test lubuntu from the repo and I didn't try the installer. Today I tried it and found a serous bug. Some unicode fonts are missing. I select zh_TW locale and boot, and then, all the text cannot be displayed due to lack of fonts. So I'm not able to do anything since all text on

[Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM2 0.9.3 beta + libfm 0.1.9 beta are released. The first beta release

2010-03-18 Thread PCMan
Hi list, Here comes PCManFM 0.9.3 beta + libfm 0.1.9 beta. The file operations progress dialog underwent some major rework. Now I declare feature freeze for the first stable release (pcmanfm 1.0 and libfm 0,2). Please test and make sure things work as expected. No new features will be added to

[Lubuntu-desktop] I wrote a comprehensive guide for building and setting up pcmanfm.

2010-03-19 Thread PCMan
http://wiki.lxde.org/en/PCManFM_build_and_setup_guide This should be quite enough for most of the FAQs. Let's make it perfect! Cheers! ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net

[Lubuntu-desktop] Problems about lxdm

2010-03-20 Thread PCMan
I haven't got the time to test beta 1. However, there is an issue of lxdm. Lxdm by default drop existing environment and force the use of PATH=/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin. This really causes some breakage. I discussed wtih author of lxdm and he told me environment variable should be set in

[Lubuntu-desktop] Distrowatch.com page hit ranking

2010-03-21 Thread PCMan
Last 7 days: 1 Ubuntu 2 PCLinuxOS 3 Fedora 4 openSUSE 5 Mint 6 Mandriva 7 Debian 8 Lubuntu --- we're here 9 MEPIS 10 Arch Last 30 days 28 Lubuntu Congratulations! ___ Mailing list:

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] about lubuntu...

2010-03-22 Thread PCMan
Wrong list. Please join lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net and ask there. Besides, network manager has better compatibility with many kinds of hardware. Wicd works well, but it doesn't always work on some machines. On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 10:11 AM, Alfonso Quiroga alfonsose...@gmail.com wrote:

[Lubuntu-desktop] New component - LXPolkit, a policykit authentication agent.

2010-03-28 Thread PCMan
Generally when one needs to use policykit, he or she needs to install policykit-gnome. Now we have our own. A new component LXPolkit was added. It’s minimal policykit authentication agent. Here is a screenshot: http://blog.lxde.org/?p=674 To test it, grab the source code from git. git clone

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Screencasts

2010-03-30 Thread PCMan
A link on the desktop should be enough. Please don't include this in the distro. The space should be left for language supports IMO. So people can get a fully translated desktop after installation. This is very important. If some language supports are not installed, the user will get English user

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: [Lxde-list] LXDM: how to debug pam conversation?

2010-03-31 Thread PCMan
-- Forwarded message -- From: Andrea Florio and...@opensuse.org Date: Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 11:44 PM Subject: [Lxde-list] LXDM: how to debug pam conversation? To: lxde-list lxde-l...@lists.sourceforge.net, dgod dgod@gmail.com -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 hi

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: [ lxde-Bugs-2981102 ] Autologin problem - Lubuntu 10.04 beta 1

2010-04-02 Thread PCMan
-- Forwarded message -- From: SourceForge.net nore...@sourceforge.net Date: Fri, Apr 2, 2010 at 8:43 PM Subject: [ lxde-Bugs-2981102 ] Autologin problem - Lubuntu 10.04 beta 1 To: pcman...@gmail.com Bugs item #2981102, was opened at 2010-04-02 12:43 Message generated for change

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] official release

2010-04-03 Thread PCMan
The ony real issue is about trademark. Are the name and the logo ok? On Sat, Apr 3, 2010 at 6:14 PM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le jeudi 01 avril 2010 à 21:53 +0100, Phill Whiteside a écrit : Hi, in the wiki pages was stated that the was the desire for Lubuntu to enter into

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Bug 554583] Re: lubuntu cannot start programs if home-folder encryption is active

2010-04-03 Thread PCMan
Is this related to lxdm/PAM? If this is the case, then we need yet another thing to fix. If it's not and the cause is unknown, I'd suggest turn encryption off in the installer for 10.04. BTW, we also need to either make autologin work or remove this option from installer. Any thoughts and how to

[Lubuntu-desktop] When will we have Lubuntu 10.04 beta 2?

2010-04-11 Thread PCMan
Ubuntu beta 2 just came out. So when will we have Lubuntu 10.04 beta 2? Before releasing beta 2, please get the hotest pcmanfm2 and libfm from git since there are some important fixes. It's a pity that Lubuntu didn't enter Ubuntu family this time, but we'll be ready at the time of 10.10. At that

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [LXDE Translation] PCManFM 0.9.4 beta2 will be released in two days

2010-04-11 Thread PCMan
IIRC I haven't touch the strings due to the freeze, but it's always a good idea to check in pootle or transifex again to make sure there are no untranslated strings. For the future release of PCManFM/Libfm, there will be periods for freeze like this, so we can get proper translation and testing

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] When will we have Lubuntu 10.04 beta 2?

2010-04-11 Thread PCMan
take the time, include some more programs (such as games) and release it when its ready. Even if the first lubuntu is not an official *buntu, it should be a great, well tested distro. In my opinion, we dont have to follow the canonical timetable that strict. Best regards, Jo. 2010/4/11 PCMan

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] When will we have Lubuntu 10.04 beta 2?

2010-04-11 Thread PCMan
: Le dimanche 11 avril 2010 à 16:15 +0800, PCMan a écrit : Ubuntu beta 2 just came out. So when will we have Lubuntu 10.04 beta 2? Today I hope :) Before releasing beta 2, please get the hotest pcmanfm2 and libfm from git since there are some important fixes. Already done :) It's a pity

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: bug / problem in detailed list view

2010-04-11 Thread PCMan
Please can anyone reproduce this bug? It doesn't happen on my laptop. -- Forwarded message -- From: M. Daub m.d...@web.de Date: Sun, Apr 11, 2010 at 5:21 PM Subject: bug / problem in detailed list view To: PCMan pcman...@gmail.com Dear PCMan, first: thanks for your great work

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubunto - bug report - USB 3g mobile broadband detection

2010-04-12 Thread PCMan
Most of the time this is a global ubuntu issue, not a lubuntu bug. I believe that this has nothing to do with LXDE or lubuntu. You can try ubuntu live cd/usb to see if it's a ubuntu problem or a lubuntu specific issue. If ubuntu fails to provide working network manager, I'd recommend fedora 13

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubunto - bug report - USB 3g mobile broadband detection

2010-04-12 Thread PCMan
detection From: pcman...@gmail.com To: am...@hotmail.com CC: lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Most of the time this is a global ubuntu issue, not a lubuntu bug. I believe that this has nothing to do with LXDE or lubuntu. You can try ubuntu live cd/usb to see if it's a ubuntu problem

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubunto - bug report - USB 3g mobile broadband detection

2010-04-12 Thread PCMan
success, and will finally give LXDE the  visibility it deserves. Zerobug / Gomes Date: Mon, 12 Apr 2010 17:32:04 +0800 Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubunto - bug report - USB 3g mobile broadband detection From: pcman...@gmail.com To: am...@hotmail.com CC: lubuntu-desktop

[Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM beta release postponed and may require unfreeze.

2010-04-14 Thread PCMan
Here I want to ask our developers/translators for some opinions. We already entered feature and string freeze. However, I want to request an exception because current pcmanfm missed a REQUIRED feature for a file manager. We didn't implement undelete for trash:// then the trash bin support became

[Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM 0.9.4 beta2 + libfm 0.1.10 beta2 are released

2010-04-18 Thread PCMan
As title, the tarballs are already available for download. This is a bug-fix release and doesn't contain exciting new features. Please test if things are working as expected. Thank you all! ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post

[Lubuntu-desktop] Change of strings is required to fix pcmanfm/libfm bug: #2979567

2010-04-19 Thread PCMan
Hello, The good news is I just fixed the selection problem in detailed list view induced by new bug in gtk+ 2.18+ with simple workarounds so now it works. The bad one is some changes of strings is required to fix bug #2979567. Sorry for the inconvenience for all of the translators, but this is

[Lubuntu-desktop] LXSession and lxde-common are going to have new release recently.

2010-04-26 Thread PCMan
Hi list, I'm now trying to rework lxsession and update lxde-common and a new release is planned. Here are what I'm doing now. LXSession: 1. LXSession will merge user-custom config files and system-wide ones on a per-key basis, rather than per-file. Keys not defined in user-custom config files

[Lubuntu-desktop] PCManfm 0.9.5 + libfm 0.1.11 beta 3 are released

2010-04-27 Thread PCMan
Hi list, Here comes pcmanfm 0.9.5 + libfm 0.1.11. This is the 3rd beta release. Most critical bugs are mostly fixed. The area of uncertainty is smb network share. Because we don't have smb network here to test it's difficult to debug this part. Theoratically, if gvfs is configured and executed

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] main ubuntu forum

2010-04-28 Thread PCMan
Lubuntu tag + 1 On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 12:35 PM, Josef rajatanpacel...@gmail.com wrote: I will go for 1 that mean +1 The reason is, its easy to find. Yeah just like you said instead hidden away in a small corner in the dark. On 4/28/2010 4:55 AM, Phill Whiteside wrote: Hi, as promised

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] A couple of thoughts from a chat

2010-05-02 Thread PCMan
Another good alternative music player I've found recently is DeadBeef. http://deadbeef.sourceforge.net/ Small, simple, lightweight, and fully functional. The UI is quite similar to the one of LXMusic, but it's more advanced. It's still being developed and looks promising. Please try it. On Sun,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] A couple of thoughts from a chat

2010-05-02 Thread PCMan
Yet another nice music player I've found previously. Pragha, yet another lightweight and feature complete music player http://pragha.wikispaces.com/ On Mon, May 3, 2010 at 12:55 AM, PCMan pcman...@gmail.com wrote: Another good alternative music player I've found recently is DeadBeef. http

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Setup trash bin in LXDE

2010-05-03 Thread PCMan
Everything you'll need. http://wiki.lxde.org/en/PCManFM_build_and_setup_guide Actually, apt-get install gvfs should fix this. On Mon, May 3, 2010 at 8:02 PM, fenixk19 fenix...@mail.ru wrote: Hello. I've recently installed lxde to my Xubuntu 10.04, instead of xfce. LXDE is light and fast, much

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Setup trash bin in LXDE

2010-05-05 Thread PCMan
cannot be moved to trash can because the underlying file systems don't support this operation. Do you want to delete them instead? 03.05.2010 16:12, PCMan пишет: Everything you'll need. http://wiki.lxde.org/en/PCManFM_build_and_setup_guide Actually, apt-get install gvfs should fix

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu and high memory consumption

2010-05-12 Thread PCMan
1. This may be caused by bugs in ureadahead. Rebooting for several times might fix this. On my box, Lubuntu uses less RAM than yours so I cannot reproduce this. 2. PCManFM2 can work well with concky if your concky is configured correctly. There is a blog post on http://blog.lxde.org/ for this

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu application discussion for maverick

2010-05-14 Thread PCMan
On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 3:59 PM, Glenn glenn_de_gr...@hotmail.com wrote: Hello guys, I noticed LXmusic is in the Ubuntu lucid repo´s, I installed it on my Ubuntu lucid desktop and after choosing an output plugin (default is none for some reason) in the settings menu it nicely played my mp3´s

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu application discussion for maverick

2010-05-14 Thread PCMan
On Fri, May 14, 2010 at 4:46 PM, Glenn glenn_de_gr...@hotmail.com wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Hello PCman, so we are keeping Gnome-Mplayer, Aqualung and Chromium. But what about replacing Pidgin by Ayttm, or are we sticking to Pidgin? And why has Sylpheed been

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] lxdm permissions issue

2010-05-15 Thread PCMan
This should be related to dbus and policykit. Also, a working policykit agent must be running. 2010/5/16 神癒礁湖 ・ rafaellag...@gmail.com I've noticed that starting Lubuntu desktop via LXDM cause not authorized mounting with pcmanfm. But starting via GDM it's OK. Do you know why? How can we

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Inclusion in 10.10 [Disk Mounting]

2010-05-18 Thread PCMan
PCManFM2 actually can do automount on startup, unless your policykit is not working correctly, which happens frequently. However, which device to mount is a big problem since the rules are defined by gvfs and it doesn't seem to be configurable. On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 2:06 AM, Phillip Whiteside

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] IRC and Help

2010-05-18 Thread PCMan
None of our developers own dual monitors. So this is not possible at this time since we're not able to test it. If someone can donate a monitor, or donate some money to buy a second monitor, I can try it. On Wed, May 19, 2010 at 5:43 AM, Phillip Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hi, 1. Could

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] gvfs-fuse is not installed?

2010-05-22 Thread PCMan
folder in terminal won't work for remote filesystems. On Sun, May 23, 2010 at 12:53 PM, Kendall Weaver kendalltwea...@gmail.com wrote: PCMan, What exactly is the significance of gvfs-fuse and the roll it plays with the current state of the file manager and other LXDE packages?  As you may know

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM 0.9.7 + libfm 0.1.12 RC1

2010-05-29 Thread PCMan
Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hi pcman, as promised in the #lubuntu IRC last night I have put WinXP back onto the other laptop. Can you tell me where to get the latest release of the pcman and libfm from? If I need to compile them up, I should be able to that without too many problems (You

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lubuntu Desktop] Replace Aqualung with deadbeef.

2010-06-01 Thread PCMan
We already knew this long time ago. Last week we've contacted author of deadbeef and some debian devs trying to solve this. The latest version of deadbeef now includes a newer version of libdumb whose license is more debian-friendly. Now let's see what debian people think. If this is still not

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] 64-bit install?

2010-06-04 Thread PCMan
Here are my two cents: 1. Compiling for 64-bit will make executable binaries bigger and takes more disk space 2. because of #1, 64-bit apps uses more memory, but the difference is minimal 3. the performance of most apps are bound to I/O and mainly affected by speed of hard drives and internet

[Lubuntu-desktop] Change the goals of PCManFM 1.0

2010-06-09 Thread PCMan
Hi list, After observing the reaction of users to the new pcmanfm and gathering some feedback, I'm now thinking about the necessity to change goals for 1.0 release. The major problems encountered by most users seem to be: 1. They don't want gvfs, or if they use it outside gnome, it can be

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] Change the goals of PCManFM 1.0

2010-06-09 Thread PCMan
send this message ? Sorry if reply to all list is not the correct way. Peter On Thu, Jun 10, 2010 at 6:45 AM, PCMan pcman...@gmail.com wrote: Hi list, After observing the reaction of users to the new pcmanfm and gathering some feedback, I'm now thinking about the necessity to change goals

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Compiz activation

2010-06-11 Thread PCMan
1. Open lxsession-edit. 2. Switch to Advanced page. 3. Change your window manager to compiz. 4. Logout and login again done What's the problem? On Fri, Jun 11, 2010 at 2:20 PM, Chow Loong Jin hyper...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, 11 Jun 2010 07:19:25 +0200 Zsolt Peter Basak

[Lubuntu-desktop] Recent LXDE progresses

2010-06-16 Thread PCMan
Here are some updates on recent LXDE progresses. The file manager has much exciting progress: 1. I'm now doing direct udisks support without gvfs or gnome-disk-utility. So far the progress is good and it already can listed volumes. Mounting and unmounting should be available soon. This enables

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Changing PDF viewer by default

2010-06-20 Thread PCMan
Regarding to hardware, my suggestions to make the system usable: CPU: above 600 MHz should be enough most of the time RAM: 512 mb is suggested, and 256 is minimal requirement Disk space: 2 GB at least (including swap) These values are based on personal experience, not any accurate measurement or

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Another interesting music player

2010-06-23 Thread PCMan
Something using python never uses less memory than a C program. You forgot to count the python runtime in. The whole python runtime sometimes consumes more than 20 mb. Of course, if you only count the little script in, it uses less than 5 mb, but that's not true. On Wed, Jun 23, 2010 at 9:25 PM,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] FW: Another interesting music player

2010-06-23 Thread PCMan
1. Given you have proper codecs and audio libs installed for mplayer, adding a music player won't bring many addiional dependencies since they are already there. 2. Usability matters. If you consider user interface, gnome-mplayer is a nice video player but it's really a bad music player. It's even

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] LXAdmin, a collection of little applications to manage settings on LXDE

2010-06-27 Thread PCMan
When you get them working well, please get us informed. It's my pleasure to create a git repo for you on http://sf.net/projects/lxde. It's easy to pull your work form github then. Great job! Thank you all. On Mon, Jun 28, 2010 at 12:45 AM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le dimanche 27

[Lubuntu-desktop] Can we have a screen to select several optioinal apps during installation?

2010-06-27 Thread PCMan
As the title, I'm always thinking about this. Can we have a screen to select several optioinal apps during installation? For example, before the installation begins, let the user choose the file manager and office suite they want. So people can choose from firefox, midori, or chromium. Also they

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Direct UDisks support for libfm and pcmanfm is finished!

2010-07-08 Thread PCMan
Any console debug messages you've got? Do you have udisks correctly installed? Does the command udisks work for you? On Thu, Jul 8, 2010 at 3:36 AM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le samedi 03 juillet 2010 à 08:24 +0800, PCMan a écrit : Hi, I just finished direct udisks support

[Lubuntu-desktop] LXAppearance 2 is almost working

2010-07-28 Thread PCMan
Hi all, I did a complete rewrite from scratch for lxappearance. The source code is here. http://lxde.git.sourceforge.net/git/gitweb.cgi?p=lxde/lxappearance2;a=summary Features of the original lxappearance has all been implemented except icon theme installation. Compared with the old one, the UI

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [lubuntu-desktop]

2010-07-29 Thread PCMan
Do you have plymouth installed? On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 12:54 AM, xsaiddx said kosai...@gmail.com wrote: im wondering why 3 in 5 times when my pc start after few sec everythin freez and i have no controle mouse/keyboard .. only the turf off button also if i run lampp and im not connected to

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] LXAppearance 2 is almost working

2010-07-30 Thread PCMan
Thank you. The backtrace is quite useful. It's fixed in git by Andrea Florio and...@opensuse.org already. On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 10:02 PM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le jeudi 29 juillet 2010 à 03:10 +0800, PCMan a écrit : Hi all, I did a complete rewrite from scratch

[Lubuntu-desktop] Prepare to release LXInput 0.3.0

2010-08-02 Thread PCMan
Hi list, The current latest release of lxinput contains some bugs. The code has been fixed in git, but there was no tarball release for it. In addition, much has been done for translations. It's time to make a new release. Please test the lxinput source code in git and do some final review for the

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

2010-08-02 Thread PCMan
For locking the screen, is it acceptable to add options to lxsession to execute some commands prior to suspend/hibernation? So we can execute the locking command of either xscreensaver or gnome-screen-saver, or others according to the settings? Is this an acceptable option? On Mon, Aug 2, 2010

[Lubuntu-desktop] LXAppearance2 is going to replace LXAppearance soon

2010-08-03 Thread PCMan
Hi list, The development of LXAppearance2 is almost finished. The only things missing are color schemes and removing installed themes. Oiginally adjustment of gtk+ stock icon sizes was planned, but it's a rarely needed feature and it's hard to make good UI for it. So this one is cancelled. Other

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM Go Network Drives

2010-08-03 Thread PCMan
Basically you only need gvfs, gvfs-backends, and a working dbus. Trouble shooting with this guide: http://wiki.lxde.org/en/PCManFM_build_and_setup_guide On Wed, Aug 4, 2010 at 2:42 AM, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Tue, 03 Aug 2010 12:38:09 - Benny Hult be...@graniitti.net

[Lubuntu-desktop] The rewrite of LXAppearance2 is finished today.

2010-08-05 Thread PCMan
As stated in previous posts, LXAppearance is currently being rewritten. Today, the rewrite is finished. Now LXAppearance becomes the most feature-rich Gnome-free gtk+ theme changer. If the gtk+ theme you use supports color schemes, such as Clearlooks, you can customize these colors in

[Lubuntu-desktop] LXAppearance/Openbox integration is finished!!

2010-08-07 Thread PCMan
Since LXAppearance now supports plugins, it’s possible to add new features to it with third party plugins. Today I ported the GUI configuration tool for OpenBox obconf to LXAppearance. Now a plugin for seamless OpenBox integration is available. A picture is worth a thousand words:

[Lubuntu-desktop] Plan to postpond the release of PCManFM 1.0

2010-08-08 Thread PCMan
Hi list, After finishing LXAppearance2, now it's time to give some love to the most problematic component, the file manager. Today I carefully reviewed the whole bug tracker and user-feed backs in my mailbox and thought about how to continue. The final decision is, the release of 1.0 needs to be

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] lxinput

2010-08-16 Thread PCMan
Try the latest release lxinput 0.3. This should have been fixed. On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 8:10 PM, Bob Trevithick bob.trevith...@gmail.com wrote: I've started developing Carpal Tunnel in my mouse hand, so have switched hands.  Lxinput lets me change the mouse button for left-handed use, but it

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Idea for lxde menu

2010-09-03 Thread PCMan
It's not supported by OpenBox. Another tools are needed. Xbindkeys clashes with openbox if Win key is set. So, find other solutions please. On Fri, Sep 3, 2010 at 8:47 PM, Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset jpx...@gmail.com wrote: Hi guys: I've always wondered way in all the distros i've tried the

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Recent progress

2010-09-03 Thread PCMan
Forgot to say. LXSession is going to be fixed, too. A user provided a patch to provide locking via screensaver. I'm going to take a look at this part this month once I get leisure time. On Sat, Sep 4, 2010 at 8:30 AM, PCMan pcman...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, I've been quiet recently because I'm too

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Try to make a conclusion for lxsession-logout and screen locking.

2010-09-13 Thread PCMan
=lxde/lxsession;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/lock Thank you all. On Sun, Sep 12, 2010 at 4:53 PM, PCMan pcman...@gmail.com wrote: Hello list, After lengthy discussions, to solve the issue that lxsession lacks locking mechanism making suspend and hibernate insecure, I'll like to make a conclusion

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Try to make a conclusion for lxsession-logout and screen locking.

2010-09-13 Thread PCMan
is not a reliable solution. That's why your script is not used directly. On Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 3:04 AM, Guido Berhoerster guido+sourceforge@berhoerster.name wrote: * PCMan pcman...@gmail.com [2010-09-13 19:38]: The features mentitioned in this mail is implemanted in lock branch now. Please

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Try to make a conclusion for lxsession-logout and screen locking.

2010-09-14 Thread PCMan
On Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 6:25 PM, Guido Berhoerster guido+sourceforge@berhoerster.name wrote: * PCMan pcman...@gmail.com [2010-09-14 06:56]: No, your script didn't do the right thing. If gnome-screensaver is not running, gnome-screen-saver-command shouldn't be called. If you do this, gnome

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] Try to make a conclusion for lxsession-logout and screen locking.

2010-09-14 Thread PCMan
On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 4:19 AM, Guido Berhoerster guido+sourceforge@berhoerster.name wrote: * PCMan pcman...@gmail.com [2010-09-14 15:48]: No, running gnome-screensaver-command -l without gnome-screensaver running will print **Message: Screensaver is not running! and return exit code

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] [Lxde-list] Try to make a conclusion for lxsession-logout and screen locking.

2010-09-14 Thread PCMan
, 2010 at 5:26 AM, Guido Berhoerster guido+sourceforge@berhoerster.name wrote: * PCMan pcman...@gmail.com [2010-09-14 22:46]: On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 4:19 AM, Guido Berhoerster guido+sourceforge@berhoerster.name wrote: * PCMan pcman...@gmail.com [2010-09-14 15:48]: No, running gnome

[Lubuntu-desktop] New mailing list lxde-i18n for LXDE translators

2010-09-21 Thread PCMan
In the past we used translat...@mailinglist.lxde.org to coordinate translation work for LXDE. This mailing list server, however, suffers from unexpected downtime sometimes recently and has some maintaince issues. To eliminate the maintaince load and provide more stable service, we’re moving to a

[Lubuntu-desktop] A status matrix of all LXDE components

2010-09-21 Thread PCMan
I just created a status matrix of LXDE components on our LXDE wiki. This matrix shows you the current status of every LXDE component. The content of this wiki page is far from complete, but it’s just a start. http://wiki.lxde.org/en/Status_of_LXDE_Components So, please take a look if you’re

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] plymouth

2010-10-01 Thread PCMan
I'm also one of the people who want to remove Plymouth. It creates random crashes everytime I boot my system. Sometimes it works well and gives me nice boot screen with the nice artwork. Sometimes it just hangs forever and show random pixels on my screen. Then my laptop became unresponsive so I

[Lubuntu-desktop] I'm going to release pcmanfm 0.9.8 + libfm 0.1.14 this week.

2010-10-04 Thread PCMan
Hi list, Recently I fixed many old bugs of the pcmanfm 0.9.7. The drag-and-drop issue is also fixed, too. I rewrote that part. Bookmarks are reorderable and dropping files to side pane works flawlessly. Now it's time for a new release. The strings are not yet completely frozen. Most of them won't

[Lubuntu-desktop] PCManFM now partially supports moving desktop icons

2010-10-05 Thread PCMan
Hi list, I just did very primitive partial support for moving desktop icons. Now the position can be saved and restored, but there are sitll some bugs. As a proof of concept, however, it works already. For the interested, the source code is in move_icon branch of our git repo. So the desktop icons

[Lubuntu-desktop] Desktop icons are now freely movable!

2010-10-06 Thread PCMan
I just merged the latest movable desktop icon support to master branch. So now it's available in git repository. If you're installing from git you'll get it. There are still some usability issues, but it mostly works quite well. After two years, finally we have movable desktop icons. Really thank

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Applications by default : control-center

2010-11-23 Thread PCMan
This command can just work as a control center. pcmanfm menu://applications/DesktopSettings It's not perfect, but basically it's usable. If the layout is not good, we can have a specialized menu file for it. On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 7:56 AM, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Mon, 22

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] trash can question

2010-12-04 Thread PCMan
This one works, too. [Desktop Entry] Type=Link Name=Trash URL=trash:/// Icon=user-trash PCManFM supports Type=Link On Sat, Dec 4, 2010 at 5:58 PM, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Sat, 4 Dec 2010 08:16:55 +0100 Zoltan Matlak matlakz...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, Is it possible to

[Lubuntu-desktop] Plan to have a new release for pcmanfm/libfm recently.

2011-02-14 Thread PCMan
Hi, This month I got some time for coding and hacking. So I started to fixed the bugs currently in our bug tracker. I already fixed part of them and a new release is planned. Now it should compile with either glib = 2.26 or glib = 2.27. When glib = 2.27 is used to compile libfm, the gio module

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] insert blank dvd

2011-03-01 Thread PCMan
The file brasero.desktop needs to contain MimeTypes=x-content/* to make this work. Please refer to freedesktop.org mime spec for x-content/ stuff. It's one of the gnome-standards which are added to the so-call cross-desktop freedesktop.org specs without conscensus. Currently only gnome/glib/gio

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

2011-03-09 Thread PCMan
Regarding to the menu editor, actually there is an easy fix. To fork gnome menu editor and have it loads lxde-applications.menu file instead of gnome's applications.menu. It's written in python and patching this won't be too difficult. However, maintaining a fork for such a project just to do this

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