Community Spotlight: The Basics of using ZFS with TrueOS

This week, we want to spotlight a very helpful thread created by Discourse user robgriff444 in order to help our new users familiarize themselves with ZFS and use it with TrueOS. The TrueOS devs want to thank robgriff444 for the outstanding contribution to our...

Quick How-To: Updating a screenshot in the TrueOS Handbook

When TrueOS began using Sphinx for documentation generation, all Handbook files were added to their own repositories on Github: TrueOS, Lumina, SysAdm. Updating documentation, and especially screenshots, is a relatively simple method to help out with TrueOS, but there...

Input Device Settings for Lumina Config are here!

The latest (12/12) unstable updates to TrueOS also adds options to adjust input device settings in Lumina. The GUI tool reproduces the settings created by xinput, using the xinput library. To adjust an input device within the GUI, navigate Start Menu → Preferences →...

Lumina Screenshot: Simple utility, powerful results

When I write documentation, screenshots can be an important method of communicating information or making complicated instructions and concepts “real” to the reader. As a fan of “so simple there’s no way I can break it”, I’ve been using Lumina Screenshot...

Lumina Text Editor – Back to basics

The Lumina Text Editor is a brand new utility released with Lumina 1.0. It is extremely lightweight, and can be opened with the user button or by typing lte in the command line. Why does this exist? One core philosophy behind the development of Lumina has been to use...