LXQt 1.1.0

LXQt 1.1.0

The LXQt 1.1.0 packages are not available in Sparky repos any more! It can be installed from Debian ‘bookworm’ repos now! The LXQt desktop has been updated up to version 1.1.0. Make sure, it was tested on Sparky testing (7) / Debian testing “Bookworm” amd64 only. To get the latest LXQt desktop do: 1. Add/create … Read more

Signal Desktop

signal desktop

There is a new application available for Sparkers: Signal Desktop What is Signal Desktop? Signal — Private Messenger for Windows, Mac, and Linux. Signal Desktop links with Signal on Android or iOS and lets you message from your Windows, macOS, and Linux computers. Goals: – Share Without Insecurity – State-of-the-art end-to-end encryption (powered by 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

Kotatogram Desktop


There is a new application available for Sparkers: Kotatogram Desktop What is Kotatogram Desktop? Kotatogram – experimental Telegram Desktop fork. Features: – Local folders – Forward to multiple chats and forward without author – Custom font – Compact chat list – Custom text replaces – Change sticker size – Adaptive chat bubbles – and other … 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