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VSIDO Community => Introductions => Topic started by: hudson on July 29, 2015, 03:12:00 AM

Title: Debian + FLUXBOX = my Crunchbang replacement!
Post by: hudson on July 29, 2015, 03:12:00 AM
Hello all! I met Ozitraveller on Crunchbang and saw him posting here so I thought I would sign up. I just downloaded his Star Linux to checkout: https://sourceforge.net/projects/linnix/files/ (https://sourceforge.net/projects/linnix/files/) I have Fluxbox installed on my Debian box, but I'm always on the lookout for something to borrow. In fact, I just downloaded Mint, Xubuntu, OpenSUSE, Chromixium, FreeBSD and DragonFly. Pretty much, I think my Debian is better than all the Linux distros, but I do like FreeBSD.

Anyway, just wanted to say hello. You guys have a mean registration signup...it took me a few tries (birds of prey do fly)...Oh, also I posted links to two HOWTOs I wrote elsewhere http://vsido.org/index.php?topic=1040.0 (http://vsido.org/index.php?topic=1040.0) but I think they are too complicated or something, since no one ever comments on them.
Title: Re: crunchbang -> debian + FLUX!
Post by: ozitraveller on July 29, 2015, 03:29:43 AM
Hey hudson

Welcome to VSIDO, hope you'll stay and joint our crew!

Cheers
Ozi
Title: Re: crunchbang -> debian + FLUX!
Post by: VastOne on July 29, 2015, 04:15:38 AM
Glad to see you here hudson, thank you for this introduction
Title: Re: crunchbang -> debian + FLUX!
Post by: hudson on July 29, 2015, 07:01:15 AM
thanks ozitraveller and VastOne...I heard about vsido a few weeks ago. Personally, I really like what Fluxbox has to offer over OpenBox...really great man pages and good customization options. BTW, I just realized if I tweak the following two settings Fluxbox acts more zippy:

session.screen0.menuMode: Click
session.autoRaiseDelay: 0

not sure why they put the longer delay in the default init file. I better read up on Vsido and check out the DVD now that I'm here  :)
Title: Re: crunchbang -> debian + FLUX!
Post by: Snap on July 29, 2015, 07:04:43 AM
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I just realized if I tweak the following two settings Fluxbox acts more zippy:

session.screen0.menuMode: Click
session.autoRaiseDelay: 0

not sure why the put the longer delay in the default init file.

Interesting tip. Thank you!
Title: Re: crunchbang -> debian + FLUX!
Post by: hudson on July 29, 2015, 07:19:37 AM
one of those things that takes you a couple of months to figure out...then you are like "oh damn!"
Title: Re: crunchbang -> debian + FLUX!
Post by: jedi on July 29, 2015, 07:41:06 AM
Nice to have you here hudson.  Hope you stick around and write a bunch more 'How To' posts!
Title: Re: crunchbang -> debian + FLUX!
Post by: hudson on July 30, 2015, 04:30:59 AM
@jedi

thanks! the problem is...those were my two big ideas...now, I need to think up some more big ideas!