Category: System

QT 5.7.0 doesn’t support GTK theming

The QT 5.7.0 doesn’t support GTK theming, so after upgrade Qt related packages, the Qt based applications look… not really nice on GTK based desktops. How to fix it: sudo apt update sudo apt...

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System upgrade 2015-07-21

  The last system upgrade makes some changes in the system so be careful. It wants to remove some packages: Packages to be removed: audacity avidemux avidemux-plugins avidemux-qt browser-plugin-vlc dvd95 gnome-control-center gstreamer0.10-plugins-ugly gstreamer1.0-plugins-bad gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly...

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Sparky rebranding

Last week me and MoroS have been working on Sparky rebranding. The job is done now so you can get all the changes on yours present Sparky installations. What does the Sparky rebranding mean?...

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Sparky 3.4/3.4.1 tests

    I have made my own test to find out how much power Sparky takes. I used 32 bit iso images of Sparky 3.4 and 64 bit iso images of Sparky 3.4.1. All...

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e17 themes for Sparky

  There are two new Enlightenment themes for Sparky made by our forum member Agust.        Download: A-Sparky-Onix A-Sparky-Red-Onix  

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Theme changing problem

  Changing the default theme on Sparky LXDE, Ultra and Razor-Qt can make a problem. To do that I used to use Lxappearance. It saves new settings in 3 files: /home/you/.gtkrc-2.0 /home/you/.config/gtk-3.0/setting.ini /home/you/.config/lxsession/LXDE/desktop.conf If...

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Sparky APTus 0.1.4

  There is an update of Sparky APTus 0.1.4 available at our repository. Changelog: – Upgrade – this will run “apt-get upgrade” – Dist_Upgrade – this will run “apt-get dist-upgrade” – recommended way to...

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Sparky APTus

  Sparky APTus is a small, simply and lightweight front-end for “apt-get” and “dpkg” tools. It can be used for upgrading, installing, removing packages and cleaning up the system. The application can do: –...

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Sparky repository

  The configuration is deprecated, go to Sparky Wiki pages. Log in to root account, then: 1. Create a new file: nano /etc/apt/sources.list.d/sparky.list 2. Copy and past Sparky repo to the file. ## sparky...

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How to SparkyLinux CLI

  For Sparky CLI 3.4 and above go to the newer guide.     This quick quide will let you know about SparkyLinux CLI up to version 3.2. All the applications presented above have...

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