[lubuntu-users] Going "Alpha" aka "Disco Inferno" on it . . . some things different, some not
este.el.paz at gmail.com
Sun Jan 20 16:59:31 UTC 2019
Correct.. Does not appear to, if I'm understanding you correctly . . . the
"0 bytes" file size???
On Sat, Jan 19, 2019 at 9:05 PM James <bjlockie at lockie.ca> wrote:
> So 19.04 doesn't fix the problem with saving dialog sizes?
> On 2019-01-19 7:51 p.m., Fritz Hudnut wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 17, 2019 at 7:15 AM Fritz Hudnut <este.el.paz at gmail.com>
>> I'm using lubuntu-18.10 and the file dialogs don't remember there size.
>>> probably others.
>>> Firefox and Thunderbird seem to.
>>> Has anyone else seen this?
>> Yes, I believe so, just checking now in pcman ?? window, right clicking
>> on "office" and "graphics" shows file sizes of "0 bytes" . . . . Also in
>> that same window opened from toolbar the "Home" folder when clicked on
>> shows "invalid entry" error, same with "Root" . . . . I believe I also get
>> the same message when I click on those desktop icons as well . . . .
>> Will be doing an update in a few minutes, and have not filed a bug report
>> yet on it--there are a few of these type of issues in Lu 18.10 as of right
> et al:
> Seems like this prior thread is a "hot" topic, as even the OP hasn't
> responded to it . . . but, a couple days back after checking on the above
> items, I went back to my usual behaviors checking my IG feed, and over
> there I found some "misbehaviors" trying to scroll down through what was a
> "pop-up" window, that kept returning to the top of the drop down . . . so I
> considered Walter's reply from a month or so back suggesting that I needed
> to do a fresh install of 18.10 to solve the minor annoyance of having the
> tool bar open in the middle of the screen and then bounce to the top where
> I wanted it--wasn't enough of a problem to warrant the time.
> But, with these other "problems" showing up in spite of doing upgrades to
> 18.10 I decided to try the fresh install, looking online for the latest
> download I found "Disco Inferno" 19.04 (Alpha) is available--so I DL'd both
> and burned them to a flashdrive . . . (Inferno, get it?) And, in the
> comparo they didn't seem radically different . . . so I went with (Alpha)
> Inferno . . . and all went well . . . back into my previous user /home and
> all that stuff was fine.
> So, reason for posting, in both the latest version of 18.10 and in the new
> 19.04, the problems that James might possibly be referring to, the
> >properties window still showed "0 bytes" in the apps he listed . . . .
> And, also, the desktop icons for "home" 2x clicking brings an Error window
> "Invalid desktop entry file: 'file:$HOME' . . . .
> On the "positive" side . . . 19.04 does seem to be "faster" as far as
> loading web pages and also seemingly in the Terminal . . . seems "speedier"
> . . . with kernel 4.18 at the helm . . . might be "faster" than one of my
> OpenSUSE TW partitions that I believe has 4.19 . . . hard to check that out
> since they are not both simultaneously bootable . . . . Let's just say
> that I can't or won't complain about the "speed" of 19.04 . . . it's
> smokin' hot. : - )))))
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