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by raja
12 Dec 2017, 18:50
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: HID over I2C - Precision Mouse
Replies: 1
Views: 53

HID over I2C - Precision Mouse

I have been reporting that latest Kernels v4.13.5-porteus or v4.14.4rc from neko, too are failing to detect Precision Mouse in my Laptop. Just now I found, A Debian Kernel v4.9.0.3 could eneumerate the mouse, loading all required kernel drivers , and XORG could install the driver for the mouse. Mous...
by raja
07 Dec 2017, 07:24
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 336
Views: 43415

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

Neko, you are too fast, amazing to see, outputs like in an automated mass producing facility. Your offering, Kernel 4.4.104 worked like a charm in my old Laptop. FVWM, lean at 180 mb memory usage ,when compared to stiff 700 mb for Gnome/Budgie. m/c runs as fast as in Porteus 3.2.2. [ 29.156] Build O...
by raja
06 Dec 2017, 09:17
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 336
Views: 43415

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

Neko, Can you please make a 32 bit version ISO with FVWM - DE, but with Kernel v4.4.104? Thanks.
by raja
05 Dec 2017, 09:28
Forum: General chat
Topic: Syslinux boot and configuration files.
Replies: 0
Views: 74

Syslinux boot and configuration files.

I was always wondering, why every Linux distribution author resorts to different directory structure and boot files. At least ,in this they can come to an understanding to "common" structure. Since, Linux users experiment, a single USB disk with a 'common' syslinux boot information. could easily hel...
by raja
05 Dec 2017, 08:56
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 336
Views: 43415

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

Neko, I somehow missed your query on firmware-ath10k. Sorry about that. The Laptop at home which uses ath10k wireless card is a shared one, and I try it only occasionally. I use 32 bit old laptop, normally. Since the dmesg was not pin pointing on a particular 10k firmware. I, inserted the whole ath1...
by raja
30 Nov 2017, 11:12
Forum: General chat
Topic: USM Module Reserve: Bundle Contributions
Replies: 23
Views: 1931

USM Module Reserve: Bundle Contributions

It is like a separate application and works. I don't see any conf file. Can it be made to display on the Desktop wallpaper, on boot?. without using a cheatcode, 'guiexec'.

Thanks.
by raja
30 Nov 2017, 10:58
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 336
Views: 43415

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

neko, here is the "shutdown" script used by TM (copy right owner), to overcome the 'dead end' faced by systemd. #!/bin/sh # Shutdown script for initramfs. It's automatically started by # systemd (if you use it) on shutdown, no need for any tweaks. # Purpose of this script is to unmount everything cl...
by raja
26 Nov 2017, 09:52
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Help booting a new Acer
Replies: 20
Views: 376

Help booting a new Acer

Touch wood. I 'm lucky. Brokenman, the trigger to my assumption was 'windows 8.1'. Seen EFI boot, even during 'windows 7' time. jack, still could not boot from USB?. If you have copied boot,EFI,porteus folders to the disk and installed the 'syslinux' boot information from the usb disk(Porteus-instal...
by raja
25 Nov 2017, 17:39
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Help booting a new Acer
Replies: 20
Views: 376

Help booting a new Acer

Go to BIOS; Look for Supervisor Password; Enter your password and note it down for reference; If you forget your password ,you will not be able to enter BIOS again*** Look for "secure boot" - Select "Disable"; Change "Boot order" to DVD Drive, USB HDD, HDD; Save and Exit BIOS. Enjoy booting from USB...
by raja
22 Nov 2017, 11:35
Forum: General chat
Topic: New Slax is Coming !
Replies: 26
Views: 1304

New Slax is Comming !

A Debian 9.1 base, puppy/porteus derivative (dog stretch). takes up just 85-95 mb of ram on fresh boot.
by raja
22 Nov 2017, 11:11
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Proper Way to Mount a Drive Permanently
Replies: 7
Views: 244

Proper Way to Mount a Drive Permanently

ed_P, that is because, Linux systems we use are already loaded with all necessary libraries for system calls. I learned recently while installing Arch, that volume management is not natively supported in the Kernel. Arch base installation will mount only its root partition as it is written in fstab ...
by raja
12 Nov 2017, 17:06
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 336
Views: 43415

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

Failed unmounting 'live' system - errors remain. Saw 'don't kill messags for partitions.

Did you read ' Tomas Matejicek -Slax' s blog?
by raja
12 Nov 2017, 16:58
Forum: LXQt
Topic: LXQt 0.12 is out
Replies: 6
Views: 470

LXQt 0.12 is out

fulalas, error messages continue in 'Always Fresh' mode too. entering level 4 follows with, During boot:slim authority file missing and continues with xorg log upto the line xorg.conf. During Shutdown: The above message is repeated, a message on nm applet fault, and numerous listing from last run pr...
by raja
12 Nov 2017, 16:45
Forum: x86_64 xzm modules
Topic: LXDE for Porteus 3.2.2 x86_64
Replies: 10
Views: 884

LXDE for Porteus 3.2.2 x86_64

jssouza, one more... Windows 10 ,sometimes goes into hibernation, on shutdown command, which you are not aware. Pcmanfm finds this odd, and on click the window partition, throws out authentication dialog box along with wrong password message together. You can not get rid of this by close option and ...
by raja
09 Nov 2017, 09:00
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Kernel 4.13.5 Porteus
Replies: 5
Views: 252

Kernel 4.13.5 Porteus

Dmesg warning given below. Noticed a 4 seconds delay in booting after 'crng init'. My booting time increased from 10.52 to nearly 15 seconds. Needs attention. Going back to v4.10.8. [0.000000] Linux version 4.13.5-porteus (root@porteus) (gcc version 7.2.0 (GCC)) #1 SMP PREEMPT Sun Oct 8 21:58:20 Loc...