This is a WONDERFUL idea, and works pretty well too, but:
I would like to take a bit of control of this and change some things such as removing programs I will never use, installing the RUNZ Framework, and using their apps.
Immediate obstacle: Cannot uninstall ANYTHING ?! All it returns is error messages 'Cygwin cannot uninstall…blah blah blah…'
Is that because I am the default user ?
Does this require root access ?
OK - so terminal…sudo su <pw>….then what, please ?
OR: what do I have to do ?
I tried using the system-> switch users menu option….and….nuttin happens.
Lastly, counter to all popular 'nix wisdom, I'd like to change the default user to root or a high level user at least until I have this the way I want it.
Thanks for any help !
OK - so I got into Synaptic Package Manager and see where I can possibly make some changes, though it seems a slow/clunky method to do so.
Big question regarding Skype:
Is the Skype from HackToLive (RUNZ package) the best way to add this to pUbuntu ?
Is there a better way ?
I use the win-doze Skype and it increases it's RAM use exponentially as the hours pass and I want that problem GONE !