There is a new application available for Sparkers: KDiskMark What is KDiskMark? KDiskMark is an HDD and SSD benchmark tool with a very friendly graphical user interface. KDiskMark with its presets and powerful GUI calls Flexible I/O Tester and handles the output to provide an easy to view and interpret comprehensive benchmark result. The application … Read moreKDiskMark

Sparky 5-dev20171120

sparky 5 encrypt installer

There is a development iso image of Sparky 5-dev20171120 MinimalGUI ready for testing. The Sparky 5 live system is based on Debian testing “Buster”. All packages have been updated as of November 20, 2017. The most important change is about disk encryption. The Calamares installer has full disk encryption option enabled to be used during … Read moreSparky 5-dev20171120

Sparky USB Formatter

usb formatter

Due to changes in Debian testing repositories, package ‘udisks’ in not longer available, which is a dependency of ‘mintstick’. There is no reason to fight with that, I just made something different, instead of the MintStick. 1. Sparky Live USB Creator, which is a GUI front-end of the ‘dd’ command, and is available in our … Read moreSparky USB Formatter