Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Adding HDD software to default programs

2010-02-19 Thread Phill Whiteside
I'm pretty sure there is a suggestion going to be put forward at the chat on Saturday 15:00 UTC http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1410197 Regards, Phill. 2010/2/20 神癒礁湖 rafaellag...@gmail.com ...or gnome-format, more simple. ___

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] New testing ISO 20100215

2010-02-20 Thread Phill Whiteside
Re: battery indicator, it may be a generic 10.04 one, http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1411586 Has a simple work around - it may, or may not, solve that problem for you. Regards, Phill. On Sun, Feb 21, 2010 at 1:33 AM, Lee Briggs l...@leebriggs.co.uk wrote: Hi, I've had a quick

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

2010-02-25 Thread Phill Whiteside
Can you update the wiki page, please ? Thanks, Phill. On Fri, Feb 26, 2010 at 12:25 AM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hi, The Lubuntu Lucid Alpha 3 is now available. Don't forget that it's build with Ubuntu Lucid (10.04) which is still in Alpha state of development, so same

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] IRC meeting : Saturday 20 February 15:00 UTC

2010-02-25 Thread Phill Whiteside
On Sun, Feb 21, 2010 at 9:56 AM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hi, Thanks for all people involved in the discusion. The minutes are available here : https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/IRC%20Meeting%20February%2020,%202010 Hopefully I will get the posting right next time [?]

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

2010-02-26 Thread Phill Whiteside
Much better :-) Just been having a general play (importing accounts to pidgin and chromium etc). I did notice that x-chat is there as an IRC agent. When I was running it with 10.04 Ubuntu, I found it quite greedy for processor time (3 seconds / 10 seconds) - My laptop fan was running quite a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Notes

2010-02-28 Thread Phill Whiteside
put it onto my Lucid 10.04 a3 -- as you say, no colour and looks pretty broken :-\ Regards, Phill. 2010/2/28 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com Did someone try it on Lucid ? When I launch it, I don't have the yellow background, it seems quite broken for now. Regards, Julien Lavergne Le

[Lubuntu-desktop] apologies

2010-03-01 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, a thousand apologies, got some family matters, so have lost the plot a bit as to where everything is up to. So, if I say where I am up to could some one tell me what would be of the most help. 1) Currently on my desktop is the alpha3 iso. (yes, I HAVE deleted the alpha2) 2) I currently use a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Post A3 Test: Encrypted home folder

2010-03-03 Thread Phill Whiteside
In terms of encrypted home folders, for Ubuntu in general it was not a wise move to offer it on install, we have access to such systems if we need - but there are cries of help, periodically, on the support forums for those who have messed up and lost everything. IMHO, leave them well alone

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] new logo

2010-03-07 Thread Phill Whiteside
[Lubuntu-desktop] new logo I like #2, I like the blending of the two colours. #1 looks real good as well - So, #2, for me but I'd have no issues with #1 :-) Thanks for the time and effort - they look really good. Phill. ___ Mailing list:

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] new logo

2010-03-07 Thread Phill Whiteside
nice @ user interface freeze ... then Canonical decide on new themes / logos / typeset etc that lubuntu must comply with ;-) Regards, Phill. 2010/3/7 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com +1 for the first, for consistency. For now, the theme is only blue. Introducing a green part mean that the

[Lubuntu-desktop] udisk and parted

2010-03-12 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi Just for general information I noticed that these two were 'holding back' in both Lubuntu and 'main', The work around is to manually update udisk via synaptic, as it needs to alter a couple of libraries. The source of the information is here --

[Lubuntu-desktop] iconify windows

2010-03-12 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, Left Click to iconify all windows. Middle Click to shade them. Middle Click ?? I only have left and right clicks ? Regards, Phill. ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net

[Lubuntu-desktop] Location of Window control buttons

2010-03-12 Thread Phill Whiteside
For whatever reason, Ubuntu has moved the control buttons from the right hand side, to the left hand side. This has not pleased everyone -- http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1422422 Is Lubuntu going to follow the new methodology ? Regards, Phill.

[Lubuntu-desktop] colour scheme

2010-03-13 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, just been having a wander round the wiki page and came across the art-work section (I'm no graphic designer, btw !!) http://forum.lxde.org/viewtopic.php?f=13t=437start=100 I really do like the green, and second the comment about kubuntu is blue, xubuntu is blue Has the decision been made ?

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] piNeighborhood

2010-03-14 Thread Phill Whiteside
2010 22:47:02 -, Phill Whiteside phi...@uk.vpolink.com wrote: Hi Steve, all I can find is the launchpad page, although they do seem to answer questions posted on there !! https://launchpad.net/pyneighborhood Ahh. a little bit more digging throws this one up http

[Lubuntu-desktop] translations

2010-03-14 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, I know it's cutting it fine, but pedro3005 (a ubunteer and member of #ubuntu-beginners) has sort of been volunteered to do Portugese translations. https://wiki.ubuntu.com/pedro3005 He asks what would it need. (22:43:26) phillw: so, would you consider translating some stuff into Portugese ?

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

2010-03-15 Thread Phill Whiteside
Indeed, PCMan, if you get a chance, take a look at what the response on Lucid Test Forum is http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1427273 Regards, Phill. On Mon, Mar 15, 2010 at 3:13 PM, PCMan pcman...@gmail.com wrote: I personally agreed with most of the things in this article.

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Scanning and printing graphics, how?

2010-03-16 Thread Phill Whiteside
I'll try xsane tomorrow, I have a scanner that 'main' 10.04 works out of the box with. I'll await as to which image viewer is advised for lubuntu that does not drag in a load of dependencies. Regards, Phill. On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 9:00 PM, Andrew Woodhead andrew.woodhead...@googlemail.com

[Lubuntu-desktop] samba

2010-03-17 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, I don't know how others are getting on with pyneighborhood, I've been struggling, it seems that I am not alone with samba. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1426517 There appears to be gremlin in the works :-( Regards, Phill. ___ Mailing

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] samba

2010-03-17 Thread Phill Whiteside
if you'd like. Pyneighborhood was something I tried in karmic lubuntu before installing alpha 3, and it didn't work very well there either, but that might have been from the bug in samba main. On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 7:05 AM, Phill Whiteside phi...@uk.vpolink.comwrote: Hi, I don't know how

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] samba

2010-03-17 Thread Phill Whiteside
, Phill Whiteside phi...@uk.vpolink.comwrote: Thanks, I've only ever had MacOSX and Win connected via Samba, and I'm using a set of instructions for pyneighborhood that are for a an earlier release. As pcmanfm uses gvfs for the smb part, and there appears to be an elephant in the room re

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

2010-03-18 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, I notice about translators. I did mention that pedro3005 would be happy to do translations into portugese gilir replied that it is all bit 'involved' at the moment, but for something like pcmanfm and libfm, it may be a good place for him to start to at least get a 'feel' of what it entails.

[Lubuntu-desktop] Other things to do with a Lubuntu installation

2010-03-21 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, I know that lubuntu's primary target group is low-spec computers, but it is such a lovely low resource hungry distro, I suggest that we also include a little 'something' to let people know that it is a 'full' distro. An example is mine, and a couple of others, using it as a great GUI for a

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] 3G usb modem does not work

2010-03-27 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, It appears that 10.04 beta seems to have broken usb modems, along with 9.10 Must tell you re usb modem - can't get it work in 9.10 or 10.04 (yet) - so I'm stuck on 9.04 on my laptop It works fine in 9.04 and I have it going on puppy linux, but the later kernels seem to have some conflict

[Lubuntu-desktop] ubiquity

2010-03-28 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, I really wish I knew had the knowledge to help on this one :-( As was pointed out in the last meeting https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/IRC%20Meeting%20February%2020,%202010 for less than 128 MB (or even 192MB) you need the alternate text installer to have a nice installation experience I

[Lubuntu-desktop] official release

2010-04-01 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, in the wiki pages was stated that the was the desire for Lubuntu to enter into Canonical's stable of being officially a *buntu; as we approach the beta2 testing - is there a timetable of Lubuntu actually getting a decision? Informally, Lubuntu seems to receive support; but has Canonical made

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] official release

2010-04-03 Thread Phill Whiteside
are deeply appreciative of all the many hours that you, the devs, have put into the project; Lubuntu is pretty darn kewl and needed. My kindest regards to you all, Phill. On Sat, Apr 3, 2010 at 11:14 AM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le jeudi 01 avril 2010 à 21:53 +0100, Phill Whiteside

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] official release

2010-04-03 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, As we are going to be using the PPA, would it be possible to have it included on the list when installing the cd as opposed to manually adding via apt-get-add-repository ? Regards, Phill. On Sat, Apr 3, 2010 at 8:04 PM, Phill Whiteside phi...@uk.vpolink.comwrote: Hi, a bit sorry

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] pyNeigborhood

2010-04-03 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, to join understand what the translation team is, I'd suggest heading over to -- https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Translations https://wiki.ubuntu.com/TranslationsThat will give you the information to register as a translator what it entails. Thanks for asking to help, Phill. 2010/4/4 Grzegorz

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: adding the ppa updating

2010-04-05 Thread Phill Whiteside
-- Forwarded message -- From: Phill Whiteside phi...@uk.vpolink.com Date: Mon, Apr 5, 2010 at 11:13 PM Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] adding the ppa updating To: Steve yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com I've updated the thread to include about launching terminal, I can add how to add

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: adding the ppa updating

2010-04-06 Thread Phill Whiteside
On Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 12:18 AM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le lundi 05 avril 2010 à 23:14 +0100, Phill Whiteside a écrit : add-apt-repository should do the trick with one line on a terminal. Also, for now the PPA is used to generated the ISO and hosting modified packages

[Lubuntu-desktop] main ubuntu forum

2010-04-27 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, as promised I've had a chat with a very nice man regarding Lubuntu and the main ubuntu support forum. I see that we have two options available: 1) A Lubuntu 'tag' much the same as the xubuntu / kubuntu etc. tags work 2) A separate sub-forum. #1 is the easier one to achieve as #2 has the

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] News about Lubuntu Development

2010-09-04 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, I can work with 20:00 UTC (goes and edits the staff rota). Regards, Phill. On 4 September 2010 18:22, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Sat, 04 Sep 2010 17:15:06 +0200 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le samedi 04 septembre 2010 à 15:44 +0100, Yorvyk a écrit : I

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Maverick Beta 1

2010-09-04 Thread Phill Whiteside
://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Developers/Maverick/Beta/1 Regards, Phill. On 4 September 2010 20:11, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Sat, 4 Sep 2010 19:37:09 +0100 Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hi, I've done two downloads and am getting *a6749b2c86ae33c566bc0cc0c17bddc2

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Maverick Beta 1

2010-09-04 Thread Phill Whiteside
Bug report https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/chromium-browser/+bug/630567 https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/chromium-browser/+bug/630567 Regards, Phill. On 5 September 2010 01:00, Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hi Julien, it appears to be a Chromium problem (I use

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Beta install problem with creating file system

2010-09-06 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, Are you re-mastering the beta1 ? Maybe Release as beta1-1? Regards, Phil. On 6 September 2010 21:32, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Mon, 06 Sep 2010 21:46:23 +0200 Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le samedi 04 septembre 2010 à 21:04 +0100, Yorvyk a écrit :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] 10.10 Beta1 2 Bugs: Remasterys Network Manager

2010-09-08 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, Regarding the unmanaged wired network part, it is something that we are aware of seems to stem from the fact the cli install takes ownership of the wired network (else you could not complete the install :-) )

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] iso lubuntu 10.10

2010-09-13 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, The iso's that Julien hosts (gilir) 'fall off the server' after about a week, I keep them all on my server area, the current beta one can be found via https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Testing and selecting the Secondary Server option. I do get that area updated within a day of Julien releasing

[Lubuntu-desktop] logging bot

2010-09-13 Thread Phill Whiteside
Ah well, you may recall at the end of July I asked for peoples views on having a log-bot on the IRC channel, and the replies were get it done. It seems my application got lost in the system somewhere, so I've re-applied and have been told about 7 days for it to go through. Sorry for the delay,

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: iso lubuntu 10.10

2010-09-13 Thread Phill Whiteside
Ooops, for got the cc -- Forwarded message -- From: Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net Date: 13 September 2010 19:12 Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] iso lubuntu 10.10 To: kosaidpo kosai...@gmail.com Hi, very quickly? head over to http://forum.phillw.net/viewtopic.php?f=4t=36

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] virtualbox

2010-09-13 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, As far as I recall, it is suggested that you have at least 1GB of RAM to run VB, as you need to allocate RAM solely to that programme and then the system you wish to run. I was recommended to have 2GB to allow for the overheads, using less than 1GB can really thrash your swap area, and even

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Increasing interest in Lubuntu

2010-09-18 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi Yorvyk, I will ask my host provider if they have any statistics on how many people use the server area for the 10.10 beta at http://phillw.net/lubuntu-maverick-beta1.iso I've still not fully moved server area over. That is simply a case of Derrick having moved 1/2 way across America to start a

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Added Phill Whiteside

2010-09-19 Thread Phill Whiteside
is being brought into the family :) -- Forwarded message -- From: Phil Bull philb...@gmail.com Date: 19 September 2010 15:32 Subject: Added Phill Whiteside To: Ubuntu Doc ubuntu-...@lists.ubuntu.com Cc: Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net Hi guys, I added Phill Whiteside to the wiki

[Lubuntu-desktop] IRC and Documentation

2010-09-22 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas gang Before I start this long email, I wish to put on record my gratitude to Nathan (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/nhandler) who along with others does the 'behind the scenes' stuff generally and helps me and the project so much. (hints to Julien to put a testimonial application on his wiki

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] BUG: 10.10 Beta1: MAJOR GRUB ISSUE

2010-09-23 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi Pierre, It's not actually Windows fault on this one (which I know is rare). More and more manufacturers are using hidden partitions as it saves them shipping out a recovery CD / DVD. For the re-installation of the Vista / Win7 MBR and also grub2 have a read of

[Lubuntu-desktop] Log Bot

2010-10-01 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Gang, the log bot has arrived, along with an apology for it being late. The logs are available at *irclogs.ubuntu.com *as always, I owe thanks to one of the tech guys (from canonical system admin) for getting the bot on then checking it was behaving. Regards, Phill.

[Lubuntu-desktop] offtopic chat

2010-10-03 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas gang, well it's taken a bit of setting up, but #lubuntu-offtopic is alive and kicking. As always thanks are due to several people for helping me out with it all. So, next time you want to discuss recipes, knitting etc. you know where to head :) Regards, Phill.

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Finding Lubuntu-related information

2010-10-06 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi Mikhall, As I'm currently using a 3G dongle I have been awaiting someone to let me know the file size of the beta2 iso (hint to anyone), so that I can update the beta2 area and transfer it to replace the beta1 area. As Zach said, we are striving to get the documentation moved over, but there

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

2010-10-06 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi Julien, I'm sorry I did not get it transferred over in time, as you know I'm using a 3G device so have a data cap. Derrick has been a little busy of late with little things like google mail trashing all our accounts / domains. He's due a couple of days off, and I'll get him to do the transfer

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu 10.10 released

2010-10-10 Thread Phill Whiteside
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 fall out with my temporary web hoster. If someone could down load it and check the iso as per https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/DocumentationHelp/CheckCD and make

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu 10.10 released

2010-10-11 Thread Phill Whiteside
On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 6:26 AM, Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.netwrote: 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 fall out with my temporary web hoster. If someone could down load it and check

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] How much available drive space for Lubuntu 10.10?

2010-10-11 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, my guess is that lubuntu is designed to run via Lubuntu is targeted at normal PC users running on low-spec hardware. Such users may not know how to use command line tools, and in most cases they just don't have enough resources for all the bells and whistles of the full-featured mainstream

[Lubuntu-desktop] IRC

2010-10-12 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Julien, I learned how to split the topic and the bit about 'Terms of Service'. I've taken the liberty of doing it both #lubuntu and #lubuntu-offtopic. The TOS now arrives via Chanserv. I can reverse it if there is problem, but it seems to be the way that rooms should work. Regards, Phill.

[Lubuntu-desktop] minimal install.

2010-10-16 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi Julien, I know you are always pressed for time, but we could really do with a text based install for lubuntu. A couple of people on earlier use PCMIA cards from their elderly laptops for ethernet and the mini-iso does not see them correctly. Hi Gang, I do know it is possible to make a CD

[Lubuntu-desktop] lubuntu.net

2010-10-18 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas, I have a serious concern. Above named site is pointing people to a server instead of a torrent link. I have no contact information for them, but as we're desperately trying to tell people to use the torrents, it is a bit of kick in the teeth if they're not also doing the same thing. My

[Lubuntu-desktop] Padawans

2010-10-18 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas gang, Not a complaint for a change ;) As a part of my general activity in the ubuntu areas and for the good will I receive from all I encounter, a few lubunteers were fed a few cookies and have agreed to become padawans on the the ubuntu beginners team.

[Lubuntu-desktop] Update Manager

2010-10-18 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Julien... Not sure where to file this bug the below explains the problem.. (04:13:44) hungtran: hello, anyone here has tried lubuntu with a 128MB RAM machine? (04:16:39) phillw: hungtran: yeah many have (04:17:28) phillw: installing it off the normal cd will not work on such a machine

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Update Manager

2010-10-18 Thread Phill Whiteside
An update (04:58:31) hungtran: phillw: uh oh, I misunderstand, what uses 10 MB RAM is update-notifier not update-manager, update-notifier runs automatically in the background and update-manager is just a gtk application Sorry, Phill. On 19 October 2010 04:40, Phill Whiteside phi

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] minimal install.

2010-10-20 Thread Phill Whiteside
://dl.dropbox.com/u/2351433/Lubuntu-Alternate/lubuntu-10.10-alternate.iso.md5which I'll transfer over once I know the iso works. Regards, Phill. On 19 October 2010 09:49, Leszek Lesner leszek.les...@web.de wrote: Am 19.10.2010 01:07, schrieb Phill Whiteside: Crikey, Leszek, that's

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] minimal install.

2010-10-20 Thread Phill Whiteside
Oops, my bad http://phillw.net/lubuntu10.10-alternate.iso http://phillw.net/lubuntu10.10-alternate.isoRegards, Phill. On 20 October 2010 18:31, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Wed, 20 Oct 2010 15:22:27 +0100 Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hiyas Gang, the iso

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] cmov

2010-10-20 Thread Phill Whiteside
Julien, as we are the last post of support for older computers, to with Canonical and them dropping the support from the kernel for i586 and below that I thought that was the 'raison d'etre' for Lubuntu. We cannot turn our backs on these people. Just my 2 cents worth. Regards, Phill. On

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Lubuntu GRUB and PLOP

2010-10-20 Thread Phill Whiteside
As requested, the sender's details have been removed, Any comments / Is it worth editing for the Advanced / Expert users section ? Regards, Phill. Hi, As requested an email summarising how to do it (as discussed with bioterror). If you decide to use any of this please respect my anonymity.

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] cmov

2010-10-21 Thread Phill Whiteside
i586. Do we know what CPU models are affected ? We can sill ask to re-enable the support for Natty (very few chances to be accepted), but we need to know what hardwares are affected. Regards, Julien Lavergne On Thu, 21 Oct 2010 00:10:45 +0100 Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] minimal install.

2010-10-22 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas, quietly curses and shouts expletives. the link is http://phillw.net/lubuntu-10.10-alternate.iso It's being tested now. Regards, Phill. On 21 October 2010 00:02, Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Oops, my bad http://phillw.net/lubuntu10.10-alternate.iso http://phillw.net

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] minimal install.

2010-10-22 Thread Phill Whiteside
will with them. Regards, Phill. On 22 October 2010 12:41, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Fri, 22 Oct 2010 10:55:52 +0100 Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hiyas, quietly curses and shouts expletives. the link is http://phillw.net/lubuntu-10.10-alternate.iso It's being

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] minimal install.

2010-10-22 Thread Phill Whiteside
://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/DocumentationHelp/MinimalInstall I'll tidy them all up and get it all posted and documented. Thanks, Phill. On 22 October 2010 20:39, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Fri, 22 Oct 2010 15:27:54 +0100 Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Once you

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] minimal install.

2010-10-23 Thread Phill Whiteside
. Once I have couple of confirmations that things are okay, I'll release the little bugga into the world :D thanks, Phill. On 22 October 2010 23:13, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Fri, 22 Oct 2010 22:18:58 +0100 Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Cheers, As you know

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Prepare UDS for Natty

2010-10-23 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Yorvyk, I can discuss with you what back up solutions I have found, just drop me a note. I did discuss backing up during the early part of the 10.10 cycle. Regards, Phill. On 23 October 2010 16:29, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Sun, 17 Oct 2010 18:04:05 -0400 Julien

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Prepare UDS for Natty

2010-10-23 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Yorvyk, I can discuss with you what back up solutions I have found, just drop me a note. I did discuss backing up during the early part of the 10.10 cycle. Regards, Phill. On 23 October 2010 16:29, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: On Sun, 17 Oct 2010 18:04:05 -0400 Julien

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Alternate Installer Disk - Problems

2010-10-24 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Steve, I've put a note on to https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/DocumentationHelp/AlternateInstall about it, until it can get be fixed. Regards, Phill. On 24 October 2010 17:04, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.com wrote: Not got permissions to use external drives. Using users-admin

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] cmov

2010-10-24 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Julien, thanks for the chat and I hope the UDS goes well. Is there still the torrent feed for 10.04, or are we going to have to rely solely on the server(s) ? I still have my copy, so can fairly quickly resurrect a 10.04 page up on the documentation area. Regards, Phill. On 23 October

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] cmov

2010-10-24 Thread Phill Whiteside
:46 +0100 Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hiyas Julien, thanks for the chat and I hope the UDS goes well. Is there still the torrent feed for 10.04, or are we going to have to rely solely on the server(s) ? I still have my copy, so can fairly quickly resurrect a 10.04 page up

[Lubuntu-desktop] Backup Software

2010-10-24 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Steve, I started with this list a while back http://www.junauza.com/2009/01/7-best-freeopen-source-backup-software.html I use clonezilla, but I was involved in discussions with pybackpack as the dev was looking to make it GNOME independant.

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] cmov

2010-10-24 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas gang, it was a hasty scribble up, but https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/DocumentationHelp#10.04 has been added. Regards, Phill. On 24 October 2010 21:11, Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Julien, no worries. I'll keep it on my server area (I have 1TB). I'll get the 10.04 notes re

[Lubuntu-desktop] Keeping 10.04 alive

2010-10-26 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas, well it appears there is also a bit more than the dropping of i586 that happened as r0b asked in the support channel earlier. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1592628 I think that really does validate the decision to continue the support for 10.04. I'd like to thank those who

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Beginners Team, moving on up

2010-10-30 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Duanne, as you know I'm also one that concentrates on the 'boring' stuff for lubuntu. I'm really interested on how the FG's pan out as, for example, I have a lubuntueer who wishes to only focus on IRC help and not get invovled with the forum stuff. I certainly think the UBT does

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Proposal for Lubuntu Natty schedule

2010-11-05 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Julien, it all looks great to me, as we now have the meetingology bot on both of our rooms, just say which room you'd rather use, else I can also book time on the meetings room if that is the team wish. I've taken the liberty of cc'ing the UBT council to let them know of the proposed

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

2010-11-21 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, I've had a read of the tuquido control center, it certainly looks good if someone could could verify it's RAM and CPU usage when running and it is not 'greedy' I'd be in favour of it. Regards, Phill. On 21 November 2010 10:45, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hi, A control-center

[Lubuntu-desktop] [Bug 665530] Re: [lubuntu 10.10] grub2 cannot detect Windows 7

2010-11-24 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas, It is a known issue that is being investigated and should be fixed on the next point release, in the meantime have a read of https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/ReleaseNotes/MaverickMeerkat/#Dual%20boot%20with%20Lubuntu%2010.10 For the current quick work around. Phill. ** Changed in:

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] trash can question

2010-12-04 Thread Phill Whiteside
And people say I can be straight to the point :P I've no idea how big a job it would be for pcman, but there have been a couple of times this has popped its head up. We have to accept that people are coming over from Win / Mac environments, and easing the transition is some thing we need to be

[Lubuntu-desktop] hajour

2010-12-04 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi good people, we always seek an understanding of what the ubuntu ethos is. We all have our own way of putting it when trying to explain to others, but https://wiki.ubuntu.com/hajour has summed it up in a short poem, which I'd like to share with you all. As English is not her 1st language and a

[Lubuntu-desktop] Bug Day.

2010-12-07 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas folks, whilst it is specifically for lubuntu bugs (hence it being held on #lubuntu), there is a hug a bug day on #lubuntu on 10th December. If anyone wants to attend and watch / take part, you're more than welcome to do so. Julien has the pots of strong coffee ordered as it is an all day

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Documentation

2010-12-07 Thread Phill Whiteside
, Phill Whiteside a écrit : Hiyas Boss, Just had a question on the core install, is there a reply or set of notes for me to add this? Regards, Phill. On 18 October 2010 01:54, Phill Whiteside phi...@phillw.net wrote: Hi Julien, for lubuntu-core

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] information on lubuntu.net

2010-12-09 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi, LiveCD's by their very nature are slow (the seek time on a cd compared to a hard drive is like trying to race snails). If you follow the documentation at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu#System%20requirements for the various options and why more RAM is required for certain scenarios than

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Bugs Day on Friday, what you can do

2010-12-11 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi Julien, That's excellent news. I'm not a programmer and cannot even run Lubuntu at the moment (which is very frustrating). Each time I popped onto the channel you all seemed busy bug hunting :) Hug a Bug days are a really great way for people to be able to explain 'paper-cuts' as well as bugs.

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu kernel

2010-12-12 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Thomas, the cmov issue is covered at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/DocumentationHelp#10.04 you need to use 10.04, as you will see the team is committed to support that stable beta as if it were an LTS. Regards, Phill. On 13 December 2010 02:28, Thomas Martin ten...@gmail.com wrote:

[Lubuntu-desktop] Focus Groups - UBT

2010-12-14 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Pen and Julien, As promised I did raise the matter of Focus Groups for both Accessibility and Lubuntu. Julien, Whilst I had been granted permission to liase on behalf of Lubuntu, I'd appreciate a confirmation that I have the authority to follow

[Lubuntu-desktop] Jared (head-victim)

2010-12-14 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hi gang :) I am very proud to announce that Jared (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/JaredNorris) has been accepted as a member of UBT (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/BeginnersTeam). He's an all round good guy and will be assisting in the transfer of the wiki pages over etc. I am really happy that yet another

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] New stuff in Natty (and some in Backports)

2010-12-19 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Julien, is this for alpha2 of lubuntu 11.04? As I would need to grab the iso and also update the wiki area at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Testing Regards, Phill. On 19 December 2010 19:56, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hi, I forgot to do a small review of what is new in

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] wiki pages

2010-12-22 Thread Phill Whiteside
December 2010 16:30, Phill Whiteside phi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hiyas, as you move pages over can you put on the old / new link on to this email as it will save us moving the same page twice. Jarred has already moved over and reformatted https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Lubuntu

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] drop box

2010-12-25 Thread Phill Whiteside
: On Sat, 25 Dec 2010 21:30:55 + Phill Whiteside phi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hiyas developers, firstly I hope you have had a restful Christmas. This is only on the 'wish list', but is it possible? (21:11:01) ChrisDruif: Is there a way for dropbox to work with lubuntu? Those other

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] drop box

2010-12-25 Thread Phill Whiteside
commands on a website is too hard. The commands are clear and consise. All you have to do is copy and paste. It's no different to being a novice chef. Your cookery skills will be minimal but you can follow a recipe with a method by a trained chef. On Saturday, December 25, 2010, Phill Whiteside phi

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] drop box

2010-12-27 Thread Phill Whiteside
Entry] Type=Application Exec=.dropbox-dist/dropboxd save it and here you are. On every start of your system you will get dropbox autostarted. Place something in your selected on the first run Dropbox folder and it will be automatically synchronized. Best wishes. 2010/12/26 Phill

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] A modest suggestion - a list of lightweight applications suitable for Lubuntu

2010-12-29 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas boss, Just tell me what you require and it will be done. We did use to have a list, but I've not updated it since https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Meetings/20101201 if you can give me a list of what is in standard and core I'll get it done. Regards, Phill. On 29 December 2010 12:58, Yorvyk

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] A modest suggestion - a list of lightweight applications suitable for Lubuntu

2010-12-30 Thread Phill Whiteside
). I noticed that under Get Lubuntu, the download link is pointing to 10.04. Shouldn't it be 10.10? Or is this on purpose? Thanks Zoltan On Wed, Dec 29, 2010 at 7:34 PM, Phill Whiteside phi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hiyas boss, Just tell me what you require and it will be done. We did use

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu for anyone?

2010-12-30 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Tim, I'm one of the pour souls who try to keep documentation up to date :P As we are also in the middle of transferring stuff over to the 'new home' for our information there are times it gets a little hectic (like forgetting to up date the new area to 10.10). Reading the release notes is

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Dumb question...

2010-12-30 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Tim, the 10.10.1 has not yet been released, so if have you the ppa's on, you can get up to date. It is on Julien's very long list of things to do in the new year.The 10.10.1 will be, as they all are a bug fix release. Regards, Phill. On 30 December 2010 20:46, Tim Bernhard

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] 3G Modems + Happy New Year

2010-12-31 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas Jean-Pierre, A very happy New Year to you and the team also. There is a kernel issue with certain 3G devices (I know, mine is one of them). Have you tried out the two possible work rounds at http://forum.phillw.net/viewtopic.php?f=18t=92 ? They work for some, alas not for me :( Regards,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu for anyone?

2011-01-01 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas boss, I did cc the comment about the link being out of synch on lubuntu.net to them, but there is nothing I can do until they get back in touch. Hope you had a great New Year Eve's party, you certainly deserved one for all the work you have put into the project. Regards, Phill. On 1

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubunu Screencasts

2011-01-02 Thread Phill Whiteside
Hiyas leszek, hopefully by the end of January I will have the ubuntu server installed on my friends dedicated server. If traffic on blip.tv is an issue, then I will transfer them over to the new server. I'm also sure that I have video conversion program on piglet if flv is causing people

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