HowTo: Install JDownloader and synchronize it with Iceweasel

JDownloader is an open-source download manager written in Java. The last stable version 0.9.x has been released in 2011, but it’s possible to try a testing version of the manager 2.x. JDownloader Installer package (deb) is in SparkyLinux repository now and can be installed via the package manager: APT, Synaptic or Sparky-APTus-Extra. The script will … Read more

Sparky APTus Extra

sparky aptus extra

There is a new, small application called ‘Sparky-APTus-Extra’ available in our repository. It lets you install some ‘popular’ tools via just one click. APTus-Extra supports installation some applications such as: – Custom ISO Builder – DEB Package Builder – Dropbox – Eraser – Live USB Creator – Nightingale – RSSOwl – SeaMonkey – Skype – … Read more

Sparky APTus 0.1.8

aptus 0.1.8

There is an update of Sparky APTus 0.1.8 available at our repository. Changelog: 1. Xterm terminal emulator, which used to do all operations, has been dropped. From now, APTus uses the default x-terminal emulator of your desktop, for example: – LXDE – lxterminal – MATE – mate-terminal – Xfce – xfce4-terminal, etc. They properly display … Read more

Sparky Backup System 0.1.6

  The default Sparky backup tool ‘sparky-backup-sys’ has been upgraded up to version 0.1.6. It provides fixed backup script and the ‘old’ installer. It can be used on Sparky installation based on the latest iso image of Sparky 3.3 and the older ones as well. Sparky Backup System features the ‘old’ installer (based on remastersys … Read more