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by donald
24 Jan 2018, 00:44
Forum: General chat
Topic: Which VPN provider do you recommend?
Replies: 24
Views: 1658

Which VPN provider do you recommend?

No, unfortunately not.
This page explains how to configure Ivacy manually.
https://support.ivacy.com/kb/how-to-set ... on-ubuntu/
The pictures shown look like what we have in XFCE - Network Manager.
It does not seem to be complicated.
by donald
17 Jan 2018, 00:03
Forum: x86_64 xzm module requests
Topic: exfat
Replies: 2
Views: 76

exfat

@lukaluki
already read and tried?
viewtopic.php?f=81&t=6444
by donald
09 Jan 2018, 10:30
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Using ffmpeg to record what comes from the web browser
Replies: 5
Views: 152

Using ffmpeg to record what comes from the web browser

Well, it depends - maybe, maybe not.
youtube-dl might be able to fetch the file.
If not, rightclick the (web) page select "view page info / view page source",
dig through the lines to find a address/path of the file you want.
If you find one, try to download the file with wget.
by donald
09 Jan 2018, 09:19
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Using ffmpeg to record what comes from the web browser
Replies: 5
Views: 152

Using ffmpeg to record what comes from the web browser

Hi francois For recording the whole screen (audio + video) you can use (e.g.) ffmpeg -f alsa -ac 2 -i pulse -f x11grab -r 25 -s 1360x768 -i :0.0 -vcodec libx264 -preset ultrafast output.mkv Most important is the resolution. If you want to capture your entire desktop, then you have to enter the scree...
by donald
07 Jan 2018, 16:24
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Using ffmpeg to record what comes from the web browser
Replies: 5
Views: 152

Using ffmpeg to record what comes from the web browser

If your cpu is powerful enough, try: guest@porteus:~/Public$ ffmpeg -f alsa -ac 2 -i pulse output.wav or as mp3: guest@porteus:~/Public$ ffmpeg -f alsa -ac 2 -i pulse -acodec libmp3lame -ab 320k output.mp3 HowTo: open a terminal, paste in the ffmpeg command line but do not execute yet start playing ...
by donald
26 Dec 2017, 05:24
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Trying to build smplayer from sbo: FATAL ERROR! sbo_build 97
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Trying to build smplayer from sbo: FATAL ERROR! sbo_build 97

@francois
go "slackbuilds.org" search "smplayer" , click to download the skins file,
it directs you to "sourceforge" > click to choose another mirror > download
the skins archive from "NetCologne GmbH (Cologne, Germany, DE)" and the
md5sum is correct.
by donald
23 Dec 2017, 03:43
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Kodi Krypton 17.4
Replies: 10
Views: 608

Kodi Krypton 17.4

You're welcome!
by donald
20 Dec 2017, 06:55
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 385
Views: 48956

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

@ Jack
A somehow funny "workaround"
start the iso-builder tool ,rotate the contents of the screen, make your selections
and rotate back to normal.

rotate to the left

Code: Select all

guest@porteus:~$ xrandr -o left
back to normal

Code: Select all

guest@porteus:~$ xrandr -o normal 
by donald
18 Dec 2017, 04:06
Forum: Hardware
Topic: A laptop with a graphic card to compute vectors
Replies: 11
Views: 452

A laptop with a graphic card to compute vectors

make sure you will have / can get or compile a working nvidia driver for this card.
..the nouveau driver is no good replacement, can not compete.
by donald
15 Dec 2017, 23:05
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: USM - Updates fail
Replies: 13
Views: 490

USM - Updates fail

@geocacher + @all
these links are https ones
the reason a browser claims that is is a 'unsafe site' is because
The certificate expired on 12/14/2017 03:02 PM.
shorten the links to http to open them.
by donald
27 Nov 2017, 07:48
Forum: General chat
Topic: [SOLVED] 30 miles from home and off the wall
Replies: 22
Views: 2281

[SOLVED] 30 miles from home and off the wall

This (very old) tool is to blank the windows password not bios Pw.

I do not understand...
can you enter the bios?
can you boot an OS?

One thing that worked to reset a bios Pw is
http://forum.porteus.org/viewtopic.php? ... e48#p41891
by donald
21 Nov 2017, 16:59
Forum: General chat
Topic: Seriously or "FUD"?
Replies: 17
Views: 1174

Seriously or "FUD"?

Whoever still doesn't believe, read
https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en ... tware.html

No comment...
by donald
20 Nov 2017, 10:30
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Spell checker for PaleMoon
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Spell checker for PaleMoon

install hunspell-en-2017.01.22-noarch-1_slonly > restart pale moon