There is a new desktop available for Sparkers: Mlvwm What is Mlvwm? MLVWM Macintosh-like Virtual Window Manager is an X11 window manager with a classic MacOS appearance. Its primary features include: – Emulation of MacOS 7 & 8 menu bar & window decorations – Optional multiple virtual desktops – A main menu bar across the … Read more


sparky6 sugar

A new desktop has been implemented to APTus AppCenter: Sugar What is Sugar Sugar is an activity-focused, free/libre open-source software learning platform for children. Collaboration, reflection, and discovery are integrated directly into the user interface. Through Sugar’s clarity of design, children and teachers have the opportunity to use computers on their own terms. Students can … Read more


sparky7 sway

A new desktop has been implemented to APTus AppCenter: Sway What is Sway Sway is a tiling Wayland compositor and a drop-in replacement for the i3 window manager for X11. It works with your existing i3 configuration and supports most of i3’s features, plus a few extras. Installation (Sparky 7 only) sudo apt update sudo … Read more

UKUI desktop

sparky 6 ukui

A new desktop environment has been implemented into APTus & APTus AppCenter: UKUI What is UKUI? UKUI is a desktop environment for Linux distributions and other UNIX-like operating systems. It provides a simpler and more enjoyable experience for browsing, searching and managing your computer. Installation (Sparky testing): sudo apt update sudo apt install sparky-desktop-ukui or … Read more


nscde desktop

There is a new desktop available for Sparkers: NsCDE What is NsCDE? Not so Common Desktop Environment (NsCDE) is a retro but powerful (kind of) UNIX desktop environment which resembles CDE look (and partially feel) but with a more powerful and flexible framework beneath-the-surface, more suited for 21st century unix-like and Linux systems and user … Read more