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by apollo
07 Dec 2017, 16:34
Forum: Porteus Praisers
Topic: Porteus came and (almost) kicked Windows
Replies: 0
Views: 42

Porteus came and (almost) kicked Windows

I short praise for Porteus: I started with Porteus 3.2.2 a few weeks ago to give an old thinclient a second life as "surf station". I ended up with Porteus running on my ThinkPad T510 and even an my desktop machine for daily use. :thumbsup: Windows is not completely gone cause i have not replaced my...
by apollo
05 Dec 2017, 06:45
Forum: Porteus Praisers
Topic: 4 months straight on RAMboot
Replies: 2
Views: 582

4 months straight on RAMboot

I stick with XFCE at the moment. Its really light and fast but has all the features i need for "daily work".
by apollo
03 Dec 2017, 19:48
Forum: Development
Topic: cleanup script copy update
Replies: 52
Views: 1396

cleanup script copy update

@brokenman
regarding to the cp manpage, -u updates files which are "newer" in the source or are completely missing at the destination...should be the way we want it to work :)
by apollo
03 Dec 2017, 07:59
Forum: Development
Topic: cleanup script copy update
Replies: 52
Views: 1396

cleanup script copy update

Hi Ed,

did you update your initrd.xz as abelM/brokenman stated earlier in this thread?

cheers
apollo
by apollo
02 Dec 2017, 05:57
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus Forum Posts Counter Stopped?
Replies: 2
Views: 67

Porteus Forum Posts Counter Stopped?

At least now you've reached 1100... :)
by apollo
01 Dec 2017, 20:24
Forum: XFCE
Topic: Can't open Chromium on v3.2.2 XFCE
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Can't open Chromium on v3.2.2 XFCE

:Yahoo!:
Till then, having the rather small mozilla-nss package does the trick :)
by apollo
30 Nov 2017, 19:47
Forum: x86_64 xzm modules
Topic: LibreOffice 5.4.3 + Language Packs
Replies: 1
Views: 93

LibreOffice 5.4.3 + Language Packs

Hi, i've build some language packs modules for LibreOffice 5.4.3 based on the official rpm language packs. They includes the language packs for all components and the dictionary. At the moment only french and german language packs are available, i could build other ones if anyone is interested. Just...
by apollo
30 Nov 2017, 14:32
Forum: Development
Topic: cleanup script copy update
Replies: 52
Views: 1396

cleanup script copy update

Hi abelM,

thanks for sharing your thoughts. :good:
Exclued unneeded folders from changes is a thing i´ve been looking for...didn´t come across the solution you mentioned. Will give it a try later.

cheers
by apollo
29 Nov 2017, 19:31
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Proper Way to Mount a Drive Permanently
Replies: 7
Views: 219

Proper Way to Mount a Drive Permanently

Hi, thanks for that hint. I noticed that there is a tutorial and a thread regarding rc.local tweaks. It would be nice if a small tutorial about using the rc.local for mounting samba-shares could be added this thread...for those who are not that familiar with the russian language. i could write down ...
by apollo
27 Nov 2017, 18:23
Forum: x86_64 xzm modules
Topic: NcFTP 3.2.6
Replies: 0
Views: 57

NcFTP 3.2.6

Hi, my first attempt to build a small module mostly for get used to how it works. You can get the older NcFtp 3.2.5 via USM, but not the current version. As i really like this feature-rich, fast commandline ftp client i made this module. See here for further details. http://porteus.rw-net.de/x86_64/...
by apollo
25 Nov 2017, 08:09
Forum: Development
Topic: Porteus-4.0 is in the pipeline.
Replies: 15
Views: 1648

Porteus-4.0 is in the pipeline.

I updated the usb stick for my old Thinkpad T510 with the modules and stuff from brokenmans 4.0 isos. Works great so far. :)
by apollo
21 Nov 2017, 17:33
Forum: General chat
Topic: porteus.org website
Replies: 4
Views: 236

porteus.org website

I really like to help although i´m not sure i can do a complete new website - i´m more of a technician/administrator than a webdesigner/webdeveloper.
How should i come in touch with you to clear if and how i could be of any help? PM?
by apollo
21 Nov 2017, 17:30
Forum: General chat
Topic: New Slax is Coming !
Replies: 26
Views: 1237

New Slax is Comming !

Hi, i used slax a long time ago and i´m pretty happy to see it updated. For me it is a bit too "basic", i don´t wont to fiddle around wifi and so on. apt-get may be a nice approach, but i prefer the module approach that porteus (and the old slax) uses. I can go back to a "clean" install with all app...
by apollo
03 Nov 2017, 07:16
Forum: General chat
Topic: porteus.org website
Replies: 4
Views: 236

porteus.org website

Hi there, to be clear at first: i don´t want to blame anyone, i wrote down just a few thougts that came to my mind when i came back to the porteus website a few weeks ago. I originally stumbled across porteus maybe around 3.0 release time. As i came back to porteus website, i just felt the project h...
by apollo
02 Nov 2017, 18:25
Forum: XFCE
Topic: Can't open Chromium on v3.2.2 XFCE
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Can't open Chromium on v3.2.2 XFCE

Hi,

you need to update mozilla-nss to a newer version.
You can use USM or download the module linked in this post.