LMDE vs SolydXK: updates

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LMDE vs SolydXK: updates

Postby palimmo on Sun Oct 27, 2013 5:30 am

Hi!
Do you know if SolydX/Solydk (other two semi-rolling debian-based distros like LMDE) are more frequently updated than LMDE?

thanks!
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Re: LMDE vs SolydXK: updates

Postby Dyfi on Sun Oct 27, 2013 6:11 am

SolydXK updates are monthly, LMDE updates are at irregular times.
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Re: LMDE vs SolydXK: updates

Postby samriggs on Fri Nov 01, 2013 5:52 am

Two different systems (actually three)
Mint has to deal with cinnamon changes, nemo changes, mdm changes, etc etc etc and I noticed it comes down the pipeline once completed and tested (which I appreciate) solydxk doesn't have to deal with that part of it as they use xfce and kde unless they add more to it.
There not re-creating xfce or kde, or dolphin etc, so updates should come through quicker.
I'm actually going to install solydk on my mother computers, I think she'll love it and I only have to install it once :twisted:
Which is why I love lmde.
Oh the joys of re-doing everything and making it better (in my opinion for what that's worth), I can wait longer for a nice cinnamon desktop :D
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