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by Parson
Tue Aug 02, 2016 6:22 pm
Forum: Scrivener on Linux (Unofficial)
Topic: Linux 1.9.01 Beta Released
Replies: 134
Views: 216544

Re: Linux 1.9.01 Beta Released

Of COURSE, in spite of Lee saying they're done... Someone had to ask about the latest Windows incremental update. Specifically the folder sync option! I broke down and bought an Acer Cloudbook for the battery life and overall portability, but it's just downright PAINFUL watching Windows10 try to run...
by Parson
Sat Jun 18, 2016 10:47 pm
Forum: Scrivener on Linux (Unofficial)
Topic: Why Windows?
Replies: 25
Views: 11221

Re: Why Windows?

Due to working on an aging laptop, or a borrowed machine, it has always been my practice to place both .scriv files and backups in my synced dropbox directory. The raw files are not very usable on my android phone, however, unless you enjoy playing hide-and-seek with the particular rtf file you want...
by Parson
Mon May 30, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Scrivener on Linux (Unofficial)
Topic: Why Windows?
Replies: 25
Views: 11221

Re: Why Windows?

@ChrisRosser I, too, feel the pain of needing to write "on the run". Unfortunately, not having arrived at the published stage yet, and being on a "fixed income", I am stranded with Windows/Linux/mobile Android. As I said, always the poor cousin, looking over the back fence at my ...
by Parson
Tue May 24, 2016 3:41 am
Forum: Scrivener on Linux (Unofficial)
Topic: Why Windows?
Replies: 25
Views: 11221

Re: Why Windows?

I appreciate the answers, I have no programming experience on Apple, so had no idea what the differences are. I guess as a Windows and Linux user, this starving writer just feels like the "poor cousin" just because he can't afford a Mac. Using a dumbed-down version whilst listening to the ...
by Parson
Fri May 06, 2016 10:20 pm
Forum: Scrivener on Linux (Unofficial)
Topic: Why Windows?
Replies: 25
Views: 11221

Why Windows?

I always thought I was good at algebra, but I can't make this work... A+B=C where: A=Scrivener is primarily developed for Mac OSX, which is based on UNIX B=Linux is POSIX compliant (a UNIX clone) C=Let's build a Linux version based upon the feature-limited, possibly buggy Windows version O_o Anyone?