Unfortunately, customizing the sensitivity and acceleration settings of your mouse can be a little bit arduous under Linux. I’m running Debian Linux 7.6 Wheezy with the Xfce desktop environment, and the built in preferences pane doesn’t modify the settings of my mouse at all! 255 more words
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Linux Mint 17 is now out. Previous readers know that I install the XFCE version on my laptop
I was running the XFCE version of Linux Mint 16 on my desktop, where previously, I had been running the Cinnamon version. 2,824 more words
There’s only one thing better than a new Linux Mint release and that’s when they release the new XFCE version of their distro. If you need to get some work done and need everything to just work this is a great distro for that and the XFCE desktop allows it to be used productively on some older computers. 25 more words
Yes, three machines have been well and truly updated to the XFCE version of Mint 17 this weekend. The broken Dell 1545 has been repurposed as a print server and backup store, while the Asus 1015px netbook has come back into mainstream use with this lightweight desktop alongside the old Dell 1520.