Tag Archives: Lubuntu
Review: Lightweight Desktop environment LXQT 0.9: After 1 year, Is it ready?
LXQT is a light and usable desktop environment. It is almost ready and I believe by Lubuntu 16.04 will be the default selection for DE choice for our OS. It is essential to look forward into the future and thats what made me choose LXDE with a potential to transition to LXQT in the first place rather than XFCE. The few crucial bugs that I had encountered were fixed shortly.
There are a few quirks as stated before and some software look somewhat old-age, consider VLC being based on QT, look at its mac comparison and the linux comparison. GTK software like libre-office look out of place but we can’t do much about it. Theming seems to help a little.
Also, right clicking on the desktop is a basic feature that is needed and requested by many users. I hope it is implemented in the next release. Continue reading
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Lubuntu Guide: Synapse Application Launcher
“For I myself am a man under authority, with soldiers under me. I tell this one, ‘Go,’ and he goes; and that one, ‘Come,’ and he comes. I say to my servant, ‘Do this,’ and he does it.” – Luke 7:8-9 Lubuntu, … Continue reading
Posted in Review, Software, Tutorials Tagged 14.04, Installing, Lubuntu, synapse application launcher 4 Comments
Hardware and software progress in Linux
“Do not fear difficulty. Hard ground makes strong roots” – Ventari Tablet (Guild Wars 2) The good thing about Linux is that we were better off than when we first started. Linux has progressed forward, a lot more than I … Continue reading
Posted in About, Blog/Updates, Hardware, Software Tagged Chrome, desktop, Developers, Firefox, Free software, Internet Explorer, Lubuntu, Windows Leave a comment
Choosing the right laptop for our OS
“We become what we behold. We shape our tools, and thereafter our tools shape us.” ― Marshall McLuhan Hardware selection is difficult. Amidst my busy schedule, everyday i consider, before I start a project, I consider what tools would benefit … Continue reading
Tutorial on Wine with PlayOnLinux by the P-Meister
Hello, welcome to this tutorial. This was originally posted on playonlinux.wordpress.com but I have decided to consolidate the information here.
Posted in Crossover, Tutorials Tagged gaming, How to use wine, Installing, Lubuntu, newbie's guide to gaming on linux, PlayOnLinux, ubuntu, windows games on linux, wine, winetricks 2 Comments