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Fwd: Some things I've found


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From: Phill Whiteside <phillw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, Mar 4, 2010 at 5:33 AM
Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some things I've found

On Wed, Mar 3, 2010 at 8:21 PM, Julien Lavergne <xxx.xxxx.xxxxx> wrote:

> Le lundi 01 mars 2010 à 18:39 -0500, Jeff Stone a écrit :
> > Here's some observations I haven't seen addressed,
> >
> > The "quick search" entry field in Synaptic is always greyed out. I
> > find it very useful, don't see any reason why we would be
> > intentionally greying it out.
> It's because the support of the quick search is not installed. I don't
> think it's really necessary (you have already a search utility in
> Synaptic), as it was quite CPU intensive last time I check it.

As lubuntu is a 'tight' release, it should not be seeking 14,586 packages -
I also have found it a bit odd, if you go into Synaptic Package Manager -
that's where you want to be ?

> > My wifi is password protected, every time I log on, I have to enter
> > the password, which is no big deal, but do I just have to install some
> > keyring program? The obvious ones are already installed, so it's not
> > clear what I should do.
> gnome-keyring is already installed, but I think there is a problem with
> LXDE + network-manager + gnome-keyring (see
> http://forum.lxde.org/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=1391 ). More debug will be
> necessary for tracking the problem.
> Can you let me know what further information you need to track this one ?

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