Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Forums for the Xfce Edition
Forum rules
Before you post please read this

Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby merlwiz79 on Fri Dec 19, 2008 12:19 am

I have an iso uploaded for exploder to test. ( 3 minor bugs from me so far )
This version was rebased on Xubuntu 8.10.
filesize:
685.4MB

custom CDrom repo.( has gnome-network-admin and network-manager-gnome 0.7svn if you need it)
Permanently Remove in thunar (skips the trash)
Remote Desktop (works just like in Gnome)
Gufw
Flegita
Giver
Mint tools and updates
Changed to black usplash
EnvyNG in menu for terminal version.
mintDisk for fat and ntfs partitions(wish I could add ext3 etc)
GPRS Easy Connect 3.0.1
Yes I still have VLC.
fusesmbtool needs to have the User Privileges Allow use of fuse filesystems like LTSP Thin Client block devices.
Chestnut-Dialer needs both User Privileges that deal with modems.
Thunar Shares for sharing folders with Samba.
User avatar
merlwiz79
Level 11
Level 11
 
Posts: 3637
Joined: Wed Apr 04, 2007 1:50 pm
Location: Here again :)

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.
 

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby hopetoregistersoon on Fri Dec 19, 2008 8:45 am

YAH!!! Merlwiz79 you are my hero. Thanks for your hard work (thanks to Clem and all developers too). Hope to get the iso soon
hopetoregistersoon
 

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby attila1964 on Sat Dec 20, 2008 1:23 pm

:) And about when comes Mint 6 Xfce CE? :)
Can we test it?
attila1964
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 13
Joined: Sat Dec 13, 2008 7:24 am

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby hopetoregistersoon on Sat Dec 20, 2008 2:11 pm

attila1964 wrote::) And about when comes Mint 6 Xfce CE? :)
Can we test it?


was thinking the exact same thing
hopetoregistersoon
 

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby attila1964 on Sat Dec 20, 2008 2:52 pm

Sorry, but my english is not to good...
Can I download the iso to test?
Can you give a link?
attila1964
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 13
Joined: Sat Dec 13, 2008 7:24 am

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby merlwiz79 on Sat Dec 20, 2008 7:42 pm

Once the internal test is done Clem has to decide if he wants the Community to test it.
Then he will push it to the servers for download.
Once the servers have it then he will announce it.
He hasn't said anything yet.
User avatar
merlwiz79
Level 11
Level 11
 
Posts: 3637
Joined: Wed Apr 04, 2007 1:50 pm
Location: Here again :)

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby attila1964 on Sun Dec 21, 2008 1:55 am

Thanks, I understand! :D
attila1964
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 13
Joined: Sat Dec 13, 2008 7:24 am

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby Arron on Sun Dec 21, 2008 10:29 am

WOW a new release! I cant wait!

Its just like Christmas all over again.... err wait a second...

Good work guys!
User avatar
Arron
Level 3
Level 3
 
Posts: 147
Joined: Wed Apr 02, 2008 12:24 pm

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby Friendly on Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:26 pm

I wonder when will we get the release. I'm dying to see it, literally (as I'm waiting to make a fresh install, because my system is totally damaged, and I can't do lots of things, I'm limited to websites basically).
I'm just wondering. Maybe you should keep us at least updated on the work?
Friendly
 

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby exploder on Sat Dec 27, 2008 7:25 pm

I tested the release and asked Clem to check it out. I found a few very minor issues and recommended it for public testing. Clem has the final word on any release and we are awaiting his decision. Your patience will pay off, this release looks extremely good. Just hang in there, Clem has been very busy lately.
exploder
Level 15
Level 15
 
Posts: 5812
Joined: Tue Feb 13, 2007 10:50 am
Location: HartfordCity, Indiana USA

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby hopetoregistersoon on Sat Dec 27, 2008 10:01 pm

exploder wrote:I tested the release and asked Clem to check it out. I found a few very minor issues and recommended it for public testing. Clem has the final word on any release and we are awaiting his decision. Your patience will pay off, this release looks extremely good. Just hang in there, Clem has been very busy lately.

been secretly hating exploder for taking long LOL :D :D :D just dying to get the iso. been stalking the mirrors to see if it shows up. Thanks for giving Clem an ok for public testing
hopetoregistersoon
 

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby exploder on Sun Dec 28, 2008 12:57 am

been secretly hating exploder for taking long LOL


Funny! Trust me, I want you to have this shiny new release. :mrgreen: I usually have a release tested in a matter of hours.
exploder
Level 15
Level 15
 
Posts: 5812
Joined: Tue Feb 13, 2007 10:50 am
Location: HartfordCity, Indiana USA

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby Fred on Sun Dec 28, 2008 1:22 am

hopetoregistersoon wrote:
been secretly hating exploder for taking long LOL...

I am sure there must be less productive ways of spending your time... I just can't think of what they might be. :-)

Fred
Insanity: Doing the same thing over and over and each time expecting a different result.

Democracy is 2 wolves and a lamb voting on the menu. Liberty is an armed lamb protesting the electoral outcome. A Republic negates the need for an armed protest.
User avatar
Fred
Level 10
Level 10
 
Posts: 3356
Joined: Fri Jan 04, 2008 11:59 am
Location: NC USA

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby Zwopper on Sun Dec 28, 2008 5:54 am

Let's just hope that it as usual is better then the Gnome release, because that gave me loads of trouble, so I went back to XFCE 5, where everything just works! :D
I'm not totally convinced about this move to ubuntu 8.10 as base... :?
I'll wait patiently and see what wonders Merlwiz79 has accomplished!!
Image
My artwork at deviantART | My Tweet
CREA DIEM!
Lenovo E320 | 8GB | 512GB Samsung 840 PRO - SSD | Ubuntu 13.10
User avatar
Zwopper
Level 10
Level 10
 
Posts: 3101
Joined: Fri Nov 30, 2007 12:20 pm
Location: Deep in the Swedish woods

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby hopetoregistersoon on Sun Dec 28, 2008 12:53 pm

Fred wrote:hopetoregistersoon wrote:
been secretly hating exploder for taking long LOL...

I am sure there must be less productive ways of spending your time... I just can't think of what they might be. :-)

Fred

that was just humor buddy
hopetoregistersoon
 

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby Fred on Sun Dec 28, 2008 1:08 pm

hopetoregistersoon,

I know, so was mine. No problem :-)

Fred
Insanity: Doing the same thing over and over and each time expecting a different result.

Democracy is 2 wolves and a lamb voting on the menu. Liberty is an armed lamb protesting the electoral outcome. A Republic negates the need for an armed protest.
User avatar
Fred
Level 10
Level 10
 
Posts: 3356
Joined: Fri Jan 04, 2008 11:59 am
Location: NC USA

Felicia XFCE CE Screenshots

Postby merlwiz79 on Sun Dec 28, 2008 4:31 pm

GrayWizardLinux asked for screenshots:(Click Image for Large Image)
1st Image is the Default themes and icons.
Image
Image
Image
Image
Last edited by merlwiz79 on Sun Dec 28, 2008 5:19 pm, edited 1 time in total.
User avatar
merlwiz79
Level 11
Level 11
 
Posts: 3637
Joined: Wed Apr 04, 2007 1:50 pm
Location: Here again :)

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby Zwopper on Sun Dec 28, 2008 5:01 pm

Looking great!
I'm looking forward to it!
Image
My artwork at deviantART | My Tweet
CREA DIEM!
Lenovo E320 | 8GB | 512GB Samsung 840 PRO - SSD | Ubuntu 13.10
User avatar
Zwopper
Level 10
Level 10
 
Posts: 3101
Joined: Fri Nov 30, 2007 12:20 pm
Location: Deep in the Swedish woods

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby hopetoregistersoon on Sun Dec 28, 2008 5:25 pm

looking good looking good. Said it before Merlwiz is a genius
hopetoregistersoon
 

Re: Felicia XFCE CE UPDATE

Postby Friendly on Sun Dec 28, 2008 7:12 pm

I see this release is going to kick ass. Good work!
I'm wondering about the performance of this release. XUbuntu 8.10 was really slow. As a matter of fact, it was so killing my PC I switched back to Mint 5 XFCE. I couldn't work at all on it. What about Mint 6 XFCE? Is it faster / slower than Mint 5 XFCE?
I've heard performance is going to be the key "feature" of Ubuntu 9.04. I'm wondering what are you going to do with Mint 7, but I'm looking very forward to it.
Friendly
 

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.
 
Next

Return to Xfce

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google Adsense [Bot] and 8 guests