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by Jack
20 Jan 2017, 05:24
Forum: Development
Topic: printing-3.2 for porteus 3.2
Replies: 220
Views: 22247

Re: printing-3.2 for porteus 3.2

I don't want to buy it if it won't work. The ink or the printer? You can test whether the driver will recognize the printer without buying ink for it. And you can test the scan functionality without buying ink. If those work test black & white printing by buying just a black cartridge. I was told t...
by Jack
19 Jan 2017, 23:30
Forum: Development
Topic: printing-3.2 for porteus 3.2
Replies: 220
Views: 22247

Re: printing-3.2 for porteus 3.2

I can get a HP Officejet 5610 All-In-One but would this driver work for it?

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hp-officejet_5600_series.ppd.gz
It needs ink but I don't want to buy it if it won't work.
by Jack
18 Jan 2017, 22:03
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: [How to] upgrade 3.5 nemesis 000-kernel.xzm with porteus 3.2
Replies: 21
Views: 1789

Re: [How to] upgrade 3.5 nemesis 000-kernel.xzm with porteus

ncmprhnsbl wrote:thanks neko, i have successfully upgraded to kernel 4.9.4 using your compiled kernel and vmlinuz :D
Do you care to share the kernel 4.9.4?
by Jack
17 Jan 2017, 04:38
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: How do I get use of all USB space
Replies: 9
Views: 347

Re: How do I get use of all USB space

Is your USB Fat 32 or ext4 if it is Fat 32 that why you can't use all the USB space. You have use ext 2 ext3 or ext4 to use all the space.
by Jack
16 Jan 2017, 06:00
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Kernel Builder
Replies: 221
Views: 15203

Re: Porteus Kernel Builder

Where do you fine these at or download them at?
This prepare is needed for the following actions only.
1)getting AUF patch
2)adapting AUF patch
3)building kernel
by Jack
15 Jan 2017, 05:21
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Wireless
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Wireless

In my home I have WiFi and WiFi 5G can anyone tell which is better and why? For 5 years I didn't know I had WiFi 5G and I was paying for it.
by Jack
14 Jan 2017, 19:44
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Show or teach me about ISO booting
Replies: 34
Views: 1866

Re: Show or teach me about ISO booting

Well I have both Porteus 64bit Mate v3.2.2 and v3.2rc5 setup in Grub2Win.

1. Windows 7 64bit.
2. v3.2.2 the one for me that boot up slow.
3. v3.2rc5 the one for me that boot up fast.
by Jack
14 Jan 2017, 02:03
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Show or teach me about ISO booting
Replies: 34
Views: 1866

Re: Show or teach me about ISO booting

I can't believe how better it run this way and a lot better then a USB. I will try this later or when I reboot up. set iso_folder='/porteus322' set isopath=$iso_folder/Porteus-MATE-v3.2.2-x86_64.iso set kernelpath='/boot/syslinux/vmlinuz' set initrdpath='/boot/syslinux/initrd.xz' set bootparms='from...
by Jack
14 Jan 2017, 00:17
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Show or teach me about ISO booting
Replies: 34
Views: 1866

Re: Show or teach me about ISO booting

@ Ed_P

I will do this that will help a lot.

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    set bootparms='from='$isopath' volume=33 reboot=cold extramod=/porteus322/Modules  changes=EXIT:/porteus322/Changes'
@Bogomips

That a good idea but can it be made a tutorial?
to make a nice tutorial out of all this!
by Jack
13 Jan 2017, 22:36
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Show or teach me about ISO booting
Replies: 34
Views: 1866

Re: Show or teach me about ISO booting

Thank you Ed_P and Blaze for all your help. @ Ed_P That did the trick and up and running Porteus right now from a ISO file. Now I need to set it up the way I want it then use Porteus Save Session and put it in C:/porteus322/Modules directory. I'm going to do the same for v32rc5 because I like youtub...
by Jack
13 Jan 2017, 18:46
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Show or teach me about ISO booting
Replies: 34
Views: 1866

Re: Show or teach me about ISO booting

If I need to do any changes in the grub.cfg can I just use a text editor from now on? So this needs to be in Porteus cheatcode, so can you post your so I can see? confirm the names and locations of the 2 folders used in your Porteus cheatcode in the menu extramod=C:/porteus322/Modules I fixed this t...
by Jack
13 Jan 2017, 14:43
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Show or teach me about ISO booting
Replies: 34
Views: 1866

Re: Show or teach me about ISO booting

I just learn something today. Here is that and I check the rest to day. Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601] Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. C:\Users\Jack>dir c:\ Volume in drive C has no label. Volume Serial Number is D649-9FA7 Directory of c:\ 12/30/2016 07:49 PM <DI...
by Jack
13 Jan 2017, 03:50
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Show or teach me about ISO booting
Replies: 34
Views: 1866

Re: Show or teach me about ISO booting

UPDATE: The problem is Porteus needs a cheatcode to make it work. I never use any cheatcode. Really. And what cheatcode does it need? :) Porteus need to know where to find the addon modules are since they are C:/porteus322/Modules directory. I guest. It can't FireFox and all the other. Please post ...
by Jack
13 Jan 2017, 00:28
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Show or teach me about ISO booting
Replies: 34
Views: 1866

Re: Show or teach me about ISO booting

Thanks for the icon a I just added it. I check modules and Modules was ok. Now I will test it.

UPDATE:
The problem is Porteus needs a cheatcode to make it work. I never use any cheatcode.
by Jack
12 Jan 2017, 21:54
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Show or teach me about ISO booting
Replies: 34
Views: 1866

Re: Show or teach me about ISO booting

This should give you a boot menu when you reboot. And if you choose the Grub2Win option when you boot you should see an entry for Porteus, which if selected should boot. It may not boot the way you want but it should boot. Will I rebooted and forund Porteus 3.3.2 but it try to run it gave an ERROR ...