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Re: [trinity-devel] Debian GNU/kFreeBSD

From: Jimmy Johnson <field.engineer@...>
Date: Mon, 4 Jun 2018 17:54:01 -0700
On 06/04/2018 03:56 PM, Slávek Banko wrote:
> On Monday 04 of June 2018 23:42:36 gregory guy wrote:
>> Le Sun, 3 Jun 2018 14:31:32 -0700,
>>
>> Jimmy Johnson <field.engineer@...> a écrit :
>>> On 06/03/2018 01:30 AM, Dr. Nikolaus Klepp wrote:
>>>> Am Freitag, 1. Juni 2018 schrieb Jimmy Johnson:
>>>>> Debian GNU/kFreeBSD seems to be abbandonware. "Debian GNU/kFreeBSD
>>>>> is a discontinued GNU variant released by the Debian project."
>>>>> Trinity GNU/TFreeBSD, sounds interesting to me. :)
>>>>
>>>> Actually TDE on FreeBSD works quite nice :-)
>>>>
>>>> There are ony 2 things I have not working right now:
>>>> - Shutting down the computer from TDE logout - but that's a feature
>>>> I never use, I configured every notebook to shut down on lid close.
>>>> - storage media are not mounted correctly via HAL. This may or may
>>>> not be a problem of my configuration, as I have "automount"
>>>> installed for handling my storage media, but I think I have to look
>>>> at the code and figure out what goes wrong (I'll post what goes
>>>> wrong later - when I understand what actually happens).
>>>>
>>>> Nik
>>>
>>> Hi Nik, It's been a longtime since installing freebsd, at that time I
>>> installed a few different bsd's, after your post I started reading
>>> release notes and comparing other bsd's and it looks like freebsd is
>>> the way to go when the time comes that I stop testing debian/devuan
>>> and settle on a single distro, at that time ease of installation will
>>> not be a factor as it is now, also Slackware is another option to
>>> consider.
>>>
>>> Thank you,
>>
>> Some people have made packages and/or build scripts for Slackware
>> over time, here are those I've been aware of:
>>
>> - http://www.giustetti.net/wiki/index.php?title=TDE_introduction
>> - https://sourceforge.net/projects/tde-slackware
>> - http://www.inpito.org/trinity.php
>>
>> Regards.
>> @+
>>
> 
> Currently, Ray Vine seems to be the most active on TDE for Slackware.
> Formerly Thorn Inurcide, but his account disappeared from Github.
> 
> That's why I made a mirror of Ray-V repository.
> 
> https://mirror.git.trinitydesktop.org/gitea/SlavekB/tde-packaging-slackware


 
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-- 
Jimmy Johnson

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