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PostPosted: Mon 17 Jul 2017, 08:24    Post subject:  Thank you for Slacko64!  

I don't post much here because there is no need to. I've always been able to figure out any problems with puppies on my own from the info here. After hanging on to Lighthouse 602 for years (really), the browsers have become so old they cannot show most sites correctly. I decided the time was now to find a new 64 bit puppy.

Given only two, I went with Slacko64, and I love it! It is a rock. The video is fixed!!!! I had used Slacko 5.4 and Lucid 520 quite a bit when my window to the world laptop was 32 bit, and back then Slacko could not do on small laptops what Lucid could do video wise, much to my dismay.

I miss the space wallpapers though. One cool thing about Slacko was it always had one really good space wallpaper. Of course I can use any pic of my own for that! I'm just really lazy and it's so hard to choose. I always used the default one with slacko because it was so good.

Anyway I just wanted to touch bases with y'all and say Thank You!
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PostPosted: Tue 18 Jul 2017, 09:38    Post subject:  

Hi, woodymnt.

Y'know, if you really like that wallpaper, it's quite simple to move it over. (I agree, the current selection isn't as good as it used to be. Micko's gone all 'Ubuntu' on us...) Very Happy

Have you still got your old Slacko ISO disc? Or, better still, the ISO file itself?

If you have, run the disc, or click on the ISO file to open it up. Then, click on the 'slacko_puppy xxxx.sfs' file, to mount it, and get into the file system.

/Usr/share/backgrounds. Open that up, and the default wallpapers should be there. Click on them, to view them in Viewnior (or.....oh, hell, I forget what Slacko64 uses. Whatever it is...), so's to find the one you like so much. Then, open another ROX window on /usr/share/backgrounds in Slacko64's file-system, and move the one you want across.

Then, go into Menu->Desktop->JWM Desk. Wait for it to open, then click on 'Backgrounds'. Find your wallpaper in the list, then 'Apply'.

Now, your favourite wallpaper should be showing on the desktop!

Mike. Wink

MY PUPPY PACKAGES | 'Thanks' are always appreciated!

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PostPosted: Tue 18 Jul 2017, 12:53    Post subject: oh and
Subject description: cheers

and cheerio miss sophie - some more spacey backgrounds Wink

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PostPosted: Tue 02 Jan 2018, 21:47    Post subject: slacko 64 maxxx stable even in apple look  



from first getting on puppies on laptop untill now only slacko 64 survives all

i changed it even and still working in apple mode for now min half year
in everyday use
no other pc at home!!
more+ignorant people using it every day!
no crash disappering like others pups
so think after so long test still max in use one can show it here Smile))

because slacko 64 was the only puppy 64 running on my laptop
and 64 is necessary for modern google which most world wants
specially feminas Wink even its clear that firefox much better:))))
firefox can open min ! 5 time more tabs:)))

puppy slacko 64for ever for all world:)!!!

here pics of ur undestroya(l:)ble puppy hero
 Description   automat after start looks so
cosmetic + internal operation survived half year ago and still living!
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 Description   so i go conect ;) with our loved !!!cats in laptop room:)
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 Description   wire consumed bad contacts need pampers like babay all time crashing of electricity loss slako64 udestroyable !!!
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 Description   slacko64 bbbest stable for ever all world is waiting for such REAL!:) rockstable ferrari fast speed strongpower
moder64+comfort LICKinstall pupp on their
cheap slow windows laptops hallelujaahh
happy new year 2018!!!
with slacko64nocrash:)THANkUUUU
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