Instructions are for Ubuntu 17.10 and derivatives.
There is an alternative to ubuntu-budgie-desktop, it is budgie-desktop-environment.
Try one or the other.
You end up with a minimal budgie desktop if using --no-install-recommends (#apt install --no-install-recommends budgie-desktop-environment) : around 16MB of stuff. 67MB installed.
Dog-based OS are not installing recommends by design.
Due to the minimal nature of Dog-based OS, you may end up with unsatisfactory result. Every time i tried a new and more complete desktop on a Dog OS, it was buggy. I have come across A Debian-Stretch-Live Starter Kit in Murga-Linux forum by rcrsn51 that should be a good start if you intend to try more complete desktops, such as Budgie. It is a barebone OS more suitable to the kind of experiment suggested here.
Look here : http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=112784 Last edited by labbe5 on Thu 22 Feb 2018, 21:26; edited 1 time in total
Joined: 11 Oct 2009 Posts: 11392 Location: S.C. USA
Posted: Sun 18 Feb 2018, 02:31 Post subject:
These instructions will not work for Puppy.
Puppy does not have or use apt-get. _________________ I have found, in trying to help people, that the things they do not tell you, are usually the clue to solving the problem.
When I was a kid I wanted to be older.... This is not what I expected
You cannot post new topics in this forum You cannot reply to topics in this forum You cannot edit your posts in this forum You cannot delete your posts in this forum You cannot vote in polls in this forum You cannot attach files in this forum You can download files in this forum