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by edke
Thu Jul 28, 2011 3:40 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)
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Re: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)

@autocrosser That launcher u r using, on bottom side of the screen, what is it? Is it a docky? And related question: is there a way yet to tweak default GS launcher to behave like docky in intellihide mode? I want to see launcher when no window covers it and show it on touching left edge of screen e...
by edke
Thu Jul 28, 2011 3:32 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)
Replies: 908
Views: 213515

Re: Re: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)

@edke DO NOT INSTALL fglrx it will kill Gnome-Shell. I last tested with 11.6, but reports are that 11.7 is no better. It will run but with screen corruption everywhere. And it is a pain to remove and clean up all the symlinks and modules to get back to a working xorg-ati. I have used the open sourc...
by edke
Wed Jul 27, 2011 6:19 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)
Replies: 908
Views: 213515

Re: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)

zerozero wrote:well what can i say? with nvidia doesn't work, go figure that :lol:
but anyway glad you got it up and running and welcome to the shell 8)
Thank you :) Ok, now need to go back through this thread and start tweaking shell some :)
by edke
Wed Jul 27, 2011 6:09 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)
Replies: 908
Views: 213515

Re: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)

@edke, yes the proprietary drivers are required to run the shell, otherwise you'll end up in fallback-mode; Victorious !!! Gnome shell is running. But strange, I have no fglrx installed yet, and no fallback mode, Gnome shell running nicely !! root@gorgoroth:/home/kraken# lsmod | grep fglrx root@gor...
by edke
Wed Jul 27, 2011 5:56 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)
Replies: 908
Views: 213515

Re: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)

i think you have to specify the experimental repo, try this sudo apt-get install -t experimental gnome-session gnome-themes-standard gnome-control-center gnome-keyring gnome-media libdconf0 dconf-tools gsettings-desktop-schemas http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=141&t=65745&start=120#p4460...
by edke
Wed Jul 27, 2011 5:43 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)
Replies: 908
Views: 213515

Re: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)

Guys, have some progress here, had my Debian updated to sid, pinned gnome packages as you suggested, still have problem installing some packages. Can someone please show me it's sources.list ? Don't know how to combine testing, experimental and unstable repos. Put something together, sources: http:...
by edke
Wed Jul 27, 2011 5:17 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)
Replies: 908
Views: 213515

Re: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)

Guys, have some progress here, had my Debian updated to sid, pinned gnome packages as you suggested, still have problem installing some packages.

Can someone please show me it's sources.list ? Don't know how to combine testing, experimental and unstable repos.
by edke
Wed Jul 27, 2011 11:27 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)
Replies: 908
Views: 213515

Re: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)

edke, i think you already got all the advises you need :D 1- if you want gnome-shell ootb grab fedora15 - been using it since the end of march and it's a very good experience (well lately to be honest i haven't boot it - to many options, not enough time :cry: ) 2 - if you want to experimint, start ...
by edke
Wed Jul 27, 2011 6:12 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)
Replies: 908
Views: 213515

Re: Gnome3 for the experienced (FUN Stuff!!!)

Gnome Shell is back for X64 as of this evening updates..... :D Glad to see my friendly Shell again!!!!!! I'm watching closely this thread for quite some time, I'm eager to test Gnome Shell myself. But I have to tell, I'm completely lost in many options and directions how to achieve this. Can someon...
by edke
Thu Jul 21, 2011 6:46 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: network manager in gnome gone
Replies: 6
Views: 1517

Re: network manager in gnome gone

Have you checked your start up applications? There should be an entry there. Also try: nm-applet --sm-disable & From a run box (alt-f2). Cheers Steve Strange, nm-applet wont start, flashed in notification area, then disappeared again. After restart all worked as it should .... now nm-applet is back...
by edke
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:52 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: network manager in gnome gone
Replies: 6
Views: 1517

Re: network manager in gnome gone

2 cents worth . . I see two icons there between the battery and the audio . . one is the monitor you mentioned . . they both belong to same applet, Network Monitor 2.28.1. but classic network-manager's applet is gone, dunno how I managed that. now I can't enable my openvpn that I configured in netw...
by edke
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:49 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: network manager in gnome gone
Replies: 6
Views: 1517

Re: network manager in gnome gone

Hi, I cannot recall any updates of network-manager-* in the last few days. Maybe you could give us the output of apt-cache policy network-manager-* to help us see what versions of network-manager you have installed. mfs. here is an output: $ apt-cache policy network-manager-* network-manager-gnome:...
by edke
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:01 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: network manager in gnome gone
Replies: 6
Views: 1517

network manager in gnome gone

After latest updates I lost my network manager applet, I just found Network Monitor applet, but this only shows status. I can't launch my openvpn and other networking profiles ...

Does anyone experience this ?

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