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by jjflash
15 Aug 2017, 08:57
Forum: Development
Topic: Graphics with intel 945G extremly slow
Replies: 3
Views: 577

Graphics with intel 945G extremly slow

Thanks for replying my "request", I've maid a fault: I have two peaces of Optiplex FX160 and I'm bewildered due to the fact, that one has an i945 graphics chip and the other has a SIS 671 chip. This I've found out by entering lspci -knn. The one with the Intel Chip works fine. So the extremly slow o...
by jjflash
09 Aug 2017, 16:20
Forum: Development
Topic: Graphics with intel 945G extremly slow
Replies: 3
Views: 577

Graphics with intel 945G extremly slow

I've bought a Dell Optiplex FX160 with Intel Atom N230 and (this is the problem) a 82945G graphics controller. 2 GByte SSD Harddrive 1 GByte DDR2 Ram I want to run Porteus in textmode only. The graphics is so extremly slowly, that I'm not really able to scroll a ncurse based application in textmode....
by jjflash
12 May 2017, 08:08
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Porteus 3.2.2
Replies: 3
Views: 388

Re: Porteus 3.2.2

I've found the crippled_sources.xzm in the repository and:

Yeeeeeeaaaaaaaaaaaah ....

it works.

Thanks such a lot for Porteus.
by jjflash
12 May 2017, 07:18
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Porteus 3.2.2
Replies: 3
Views: 388

Re: Porteus 3.2.2

Thanks a lot for the link. If tried it, and it worked. But I have a unexpected problem with the version 3.2.2. Both, in 32 and 64 Bit. In older version there was a link in /lib/modules/version-porteus/~build that point to /usr/src/linux. In version 3.2.2 this is missing and there are no kernel sourc...
by jjflash
11 May 2017, 10:51
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Porteus 3.2.2
Replies: 3
Views: 388

Porteus 3.2.2

In the first: please excuse my bad english, I'm a native speaking german. I'm a great fan of porteus and I use it daily for developing microcontroller programs. It's my favorite system followed by Windows 7 as my second system. I'm using Porteus 3.1 32-Bit (and here I'm not able to update Firefox to...
by jjflash
05 Jan 2017, 09:25
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: System hang up by entering bootlevel 3
Replies: 2
Views: 560

Re: System hang up by entering bootlevel 3

In fact that the CH340G is a chinese chip, often used in embedded electronics and cheap hardware, the patch is stored on a chinese website. http://www.wch.cn/download/CH341SER_LINUX_ZIP.html The file to download is: CH341SER_LINUX.ZIP By searching the web, there a sites who offers a patch, but a lot...
by jjflash
04 Jan 2017, 10:06
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: System hang up by entering bootlevel 3
Replies: 2
Views: 560

System hang up by entering bootlevel 3

In the first, a (late) happy new year to everyone and a lot of thanks to the makers of Porteus. Please excuse my bad english, I am a native speaking german (and I've learned english in the 80'th at school). I have tried the new version 3.22 (32 bit) in kiosk-mode and (by downloading modules from ser...
by jjflash
20 Feb 2014, 19:18
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Cheatcode VGA=
Replies: 2
Views: 442

Re: Cheatcode VGA=

Hi Fantom,

video=800x600 or video=640x480 works great.
I've searched for weeks about the solution to my problem !!!! I must lough about myself: I've better asked earlier.

However: Thanks a lot, you've made my day !

Greetings,
Ralph
by jjflash
20 Feb 2014, 07:47
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Cheatcode VGA=
Replies: 2
Views: 442

Cheatcode VGA=

Hello everyone, in the first please excuse my very bad english. I'm an old man and I've learned English in school at 1979 ! I want do uses Porteus on various old Thin Clients just for fun, i.e. to make a webradio, controll AVR and ARM controllers. For this, i only want to work in textmode with gcc, ...