Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

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Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

Postby merlwiz79 » Fri Nov 16, 2007 1:15 pm

I am sorry but there is going to a long Delay for the Final release of Daryna XFCE CE.
I am leaving tomorrow to go and visit family and friends.(16hrs on the road)
I won't be back until the 1st week of December.
Them my wife will be having a surgery the 2nd week of December and depending on it she may need another.

Then I have the bugs to work out.
Bugs:

The main bug is Firefox, it is using a lot of memory, for 13 tabs it use 60MBs or more.
Daryna(main) and Xubuntu Gutsy use only 48MBs with the same 13 tabs with the same version of Firefox and default settings.
I am to the point of customizing Xubuntu to have the same settings as Daryna to find what is causing it.
SeaMonkey has this problem as well.
Firefox-3.0 doesn't.

Firefox Freezes when trying to play Real media.(In Daryna Gnome Beta as well)
http://www.linuxmint.com/forum/viewtopi ... 1754#41754
Haven't looked into.

Installation of latex209 has produced an error message (as in Daryna Gnome Beta).
http://www.linuxmint.com/forum/viewtopi ... 1414#41414
Haven't looked into.

Loud beeps coming for nowhere?
http://www.linuxmint.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=41610
I don't have any system sounds set but people have loud beeps.
I can't think what would cause it since I can't reproduce it.
Need to find all the apps that they installed and what sound wav file they are hearing.

I hoped to have it done before I left but the Firefox problem has keep me for doing that.
Once I fix that isn't from Gutsy, I can release the final release.
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Postby kenetics » Fri Nov 16, 2007 1:45 pm

Merlwiz,
Thanks for all your work on the XFCE edition. I've tried it and it looks very good. Perhaps using Opera or another browser would help those that have a problem with memory, at least until a solution is found. Anyway, have a nice trip and best wishes for your wife.

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Postby maty1206 » Fri Nov 16, 2007 2:23 pm

to Merlwiz:

You're doing an excellent work.

Congrats

I love your edition, but your family is first.

I'll be waiting for your return soon.

Cheers
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Postby wubuntu » Fri Nov 16, 2007 2:42 pm

Merlwiz,

thanx for your great work.

Daryna XFCE Beta works great!!!

Of course your family is first!!!

Hope your wife will be well soon.

Have nice days with your family.

greez wubuntu

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Postby verdegal37 » Fri Nov 16, 2007 3:31 pm

Merlwiz ,
You desire that all go well.
Greetings i enjoy of your family :wink:
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Postby exploder » Fri Nov 16, 2007 6:10 pm

I agree with everyone, your family comes first.

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Postby merlwiz79 » Sat Nov 17, 2007 4:37 am

Thanks for the great comments.
I hope the best to all. :)
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Postby shane » Sat Nov 17, 2007 6:59 am

I hope everything turns out well for you and you family.

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Postby tinny » Sat Nov 17, 2007 8:59 am

merlwiz79,

No rush. Take your time. Cassandra Xfce works fine, looks great. Who knows, maybe Santa will put Daryna Xfce under the tree this year.

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Postby hjmohsin » Sat Nov 17, 2007 8:43 pm

Merl,
Believe me..
Mint 3.0 XFCE works great!
:D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D

Wishing the bests for you and your family.
TQVM
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Postby khai » Sat Nov 17, 2007 11:52 pm

Merlwiz,

thank you for your great work on XFCE.
Hope everything will go fine and your wife will be well soon.
No problem with delay, it's worth of waiting for good things. And with a peace of mind that your family is fine you will be able to do your best for Mint.
XFCE Mint could be a nice Christmas gift for all. :wink:

btw. I like kenetics' suggestion about replacing FF with Opera.

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Postby yuri21 » Sun Nov 18, 2007 11:50 am

Awww... best of luck and get well! :)

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Re: Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

Postby VaMPiRiC_CRoW » Wed Dec 05, 2007 6:18 pm

Any news about XFCE edition?
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Re: Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

Postby maty1206 » Wed Dec 05, 2007 7:04 pm

TO VaMPiRiC_CRoW

Merlwiz will be coming on next week.

I hope we could have XFCE edition before X-mas
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Re: Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

Postby VaMPiRiC_CRoW » Thu Dec 06, 2007 7:07 am

maty1206,

Would be great, thanks ;)
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Re: Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

Postby VaMPiRiC_CRoW » Mon Dec 10, 2007 10:32 am

It will contain Xfce 4.4.2, or only in a future version?
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Re: Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

Postby dggoldst » Tue Dec 18, 2007 5:54 am

best wishes Merlwiz, hope all goes well.

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Re: Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

Postby VaMPiRiC_CRoW » Tue Dec 18, 2007 6:43 am

dggoldst wrote:best wishes Merlwiz, hope all goes well.

Me too :)
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Re: Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

Postby didier » Tue Dec 18, 2007 3:24 pm

Hi friends, very good job, i think that for the XFCE version we must choose a light browser, but if you want firefox, for XFCE the ICEWEASEL browser is the best, its the same that firefox but less fat.
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Re: Daryna XFCE CE Final long delay

Postby dggoldst » Fri Dec 21, 2007 10:22 am

XFCE Community Edition for X-Mas!


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