A good desktop experience on Rock64
#31
(04-29-2018, 03:31 PM)Luke Wrote: Starting with 0.6.34 Bionic with LXDE is available for download; no need to install the desktop and related packages manually.

Have you had a chance to try video playback?
Is the UI still laggy?
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#32
(05-01-2018, 08:32 AM)noob Wrote:
(04-29-2018, 03:31 PM)Luke Wrote: Starting with 0.6.34 Bionic with LXDE is available for download; no need to install the desktop and related packages manually.

Have you had a chance to try video playback?
Is the UI still laggy?

Haven't really had time to test the builds yet
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#33
Hi! Has anyone tested bionic-lxde-rock64-0.6.34-213-arm64.img.xz?

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#34
(05-08-2018, 04:30 AM)enreador Wrote: Hi! Has anyone tested bionic-lxde-rock64-0.6.34-213-arm64.img.xz?

Regards

yep.

network is borkeed.  see   https://github.com/ayufan-rock64/linux-build/issues/169 for problem and fix

desktop is ok.  video still sucks.
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#35
(05-08-2018, 09:08 AM)noob Wrote:
(05-08-2018, 04:30 AM)enreador Wrote: Hi! Has anyone tested bionic-lxde-rock64-0.6.34-213-arm64.img.xz?

Regards

yep.

network is borkeed.  see   https://github.com/ayufan-rock64/linux-build/issues/169 for problem and fix

desktop is ok.  video still sucks.

makes desktop better

https://github.com/ayufan-rock64/linux-b...layback.md

testing kodi under bionic now
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#36
I have several years of Ubuntu hacking - and have tested the Rock64 media board recently I found that Debian Stretch Mate Community Build works well on the board but then I have a old 16GB SD card and there is 4GB on the board  when I tried Android TV it underperformed and kept faulting and requiring a reset. So I put the Android TV on a new 16GB card and it runs high quality HD even on my old Panasonic (6 Years Old ) and the 4K TV is mind blowing great job with the Rock64 and all the developers well done.    The wifi is a problem on Mate so that may go to github when I remember. I can run synaptic package manager with no problem which may help people with installations of apps.
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#37
(05-12-2018, 10:05 PM)Gordon McIntosh Wrote: The wifi is a problem on Mate so that may go to github when I remember.

What WiFi adaptor are you trying to use?
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#38
We are actually discussing the problems of the desktop, and here wifi?
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#39
(05-13-2018, 07:42 AM)zet_lab Wrote: We are actually discussing the problems of the desktop, and here wifi?

Yea, why not? after all desktop use and wifi go hand by hand imo
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#40
(05-12-2018, 10:48 AM)noob Wrote:
(05-08-2018, 09:08 AM)noob Wrote:
(05-08-2018, 04:30 AM)enreador Wrote: Hi! Has anyone tested bionic-lxde-rock64-0.6.34-213-arm64.img.xz?

Regards

yep.

network is borkeed.  see   https://github.com/ayufan-rock64/linux-build/issues/169 for problem and fix

desktop is ok.  video still sucks.

makes desktop better

https://github.com/ayufan-rock64/linux-b...layback.md

testing kodi under bionic now

So, how was KODI in bionic with the modified ffmpeg ?
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