Razor Qt and LXQt

David Yentzen dbyentzen at gmail.com
Mon Dec 30 02:13:11 UTC 2013


I don't have the time to do this myself but I hope you'd be willing to post
up your experience on this to the mailing list. I'd like to see it, if you
do.

Best
David


On Sun, Dec 29, 2013 at 7:46 PM, Israel <israeldahl at gmail.com> wrote:

>
>  Before I install 14.04 on this machine I might test it out here in 13.10
> so I can mess everything up and then have a fresh start if I need to.
> Thanks for the link I will bookmark it!!  It is exactly what I was looking
> for.  I really just want to see how close it is, and what it is like at
> this point.
>
>
> On 12/29/2013 07:37 PM, David Yentzen wrote:
>
>   @Israel
>  Yes, I recently "built"up a minimum install Ubuntu 12.04 with Razor-qt
> as my DE. I really like Razor-qt--its minimalistic-its works well for me,
> which is what I was looking for at that time. If you are looking to test
> the LXQt/LXDE-Qt environment then you may wish to look here:
>
> http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2013/12/install-lxqt-via-ppa-in-ubuntu-14-04-13-10/
>
>  A very short article that details what you are looking for, I think.
>
>  Be aware, you may find an occasional dragon as Rafael pointed out.
>
>  Good hunting
>  David
>
>
> On Sun, Dec 29, 2013 at 11:35 AM, Rafael Laguna <rafaellaguna at ubuntu.com>wrote:
>
>>  As far as I know, it's just an experimental development, and as you
>> noticed, session isn't integrated at all. It's not fully themeable, it
>> lacks a lot of components and the QT environment parts are buggy and
>> unstable. So no, there're no plans for doing nothing.
>>
>>  Be careful with those packages, they're holded as a "cooking
>> experiment" and could damage your system. Anyway, the PCManQT file manager
>> is pretty stable, but using with a GTK environment has no sense.
>>
>>
>>  --
>> Rafael Laguna
>> Lubuntu Artwork Team
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> 2013/12/29 Israel <israeldahl at gmail.com>
>>
>>> Hey has anyone else tried out Razor Qt?  As I understand it this will
>>> eventually be fully merged with LXQt.  I have a session called Lubuntu
>>> Qt (which basically locks up the computer forcing me to drop to a tty
>>> and reboot), though I had hoped it would allow me to test out the
>>> current state of LXQt.  Are there plans to add pcmanfmQt, and all the
>>> other LXQt pieces into Trusty?  I have been contemplating switching my
>>> machine over to Trusty pretty soon so start testing everything out, so I
>>> am wondering if the components for LXQt are already in the repos for
>>> Trusty, and if not if someone has a ppa that I can use to test it out.
>>> Razor Qt is ok as a DE, but still missing a lot of features I like, and
>>> can only use a handful of themes.
>>>
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>>>
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