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by francois
16 Dec 2017, 05:28
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Wishlist for nemesis-artix
Replies: 3
Views: 46

Wishlist for nemesis-artix

A script to convert arch packages into nemesis modules. For example to convert brscan4-0.4.2-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz into brscan4-0.4.2-1-x86_64.pkg.xzm.
by francois
16 Dec 2017, 05:25
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Wishlist for nemesis-artix
Replies: 3
Views: 46

Wishlist for nemesis-artix

We can write down in this thread our wishlist for porteus-artix. :D

You never know when Santa Claus will pass by with his on-line gift shop. ;)
by francois
16 Dec 2017, 05:18
Forum: Hardware
Topic: A laptop with a graphic card to compute vectors
Replies: 6
Views: 146

A laptop with a graphic card to compute vectors

I did that in the last month and searched for a few days. Maybe Ed could give me the brand of his laptop. :)
by francois
16 Dec 2017, 05:02
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: desktop environment with plank xcompmgr nemesis artix based : a possible configuration
Replies: 3
Views: 184

desktop environment with plank xcompmgr nemesis artix based : a possible configuration

added printing and scanning instructions. I am in business now fully operational. :D

The result is a very responsive system and this on my old MSI 40X laptop. Surprising!

NEMESIS-ARTIX ROCKS!
by francois
16 Dec 2017, 04:30
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: openrc the system behind nemesis: printing as an example
Replies: 14
Views: 606

openrc the system behind nemesis: printing as an example

Breakthru with the scanner for brother scanner using debtap. :D 1.0 Install debtap a .deb to .pkg.tar.xz converter, debtap is from AUR and base-devel and git are needed. 1.1 Add guest to sudoers to be able to compile package from normal user account in /home/guest /etc/sudoers file ... ## User privi...
by francois
16 Dec 2017, 03:19
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: openrc the system behind nemesis: printing as an example
Replies: 14
Views: 606

openrc the system behind nemesis: printing as an example

@nm...
Thanks for updating base modules. This made printing capabilities simpler. First post updated accordingly. :)
by francois
16 Dec 2017, 02:44
Forum: Artwork
Topic: categories of tasteful wallpaper (bis or so)
Replies: 21
Views: 1262

categories of tasteful wallpaper (bis or so)

The best assemblage of wallpaper sites on one hyperlink
https://wiki.xfce.org/howto/install_new_themes
by francois
16 Dec 2017, 02:27
Forum: Hardware
Topic: A laptop with a graphic card to compute vectors
Replies: 6
Views: 146

A laptop with a graphic card to compute vectors

No other comments on a cost-quality ratio laptop with a graphic card at a cheap peice?
by francois
15 Dec 2017, 22:55
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Missing dependency
Replies: 8
Views: 122

Missing dependency

No you do not necessarily need all of the content of these packages. But surely some libraries within these pacages. Try /usr/bin/mate-panel to pick them up one by one. or look at the output you gave us, second post above of yours: ... libQtCore.so.4 ... ... Searching libQtCore.so.4: found 3 package...
by francois
15 Dec 2017, 22:23
Forum: Tutorials and Documentation
Topic: [How to] manually upgrade 3.5 base modules
Replies: 40
Views: 33173

[How to] manually upgrade 3.5 base modules

@nm...:
Is it possible to include mlocate xorg-xkill in base modues?

Shouldn't guest be in the sudoers?
/etc/sudoers

Code: Select all

## User privilege specification
##
root ALL=(ALL) ALL
guest ALL=(ALL) ALL   #added by fl
Thanks.
by francois
10 Dec 2017, 04:03
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Artix: simply artix
Replies: 5
Views: 153

Artix: simply artix

File structure is completely different from porteus and naming convention too: Changes seem to be located in: /run/artix/overlay_root/upper/ Modules end with .sfs, they are located in /run/artix/img_dev/artix/artix/x86_64/ So saving changes could be performed: http://forum.porteus.org/viewtopic.php?...
by francois
10 Dec 2017, 02:46
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Artix: simply artix
Replies: 5
Views: 153

Artix: simply artix

COW
Copy-on-write

On artix there is a COW folder:
/run/artix/cowspace/persistent_/
by francois
10 Dec 2017, 00:49
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Artix: simply artix
Replies: 5
Views: 153

Artix: simply artix

Booting is possible with the grub2 syntax that I have proposed in the first post. It works. Fanthom has implemented a lot of cheat codes for porteus. Brokenman might know something about it.Cheatcodes seems to be instructions given to the kernel at bootup. Maybe we should search on this side. Tome i...
by francois
09 Dec 2017, 16:18
Forum: Hardware
Topic: A laptop with a graphic card to compute vectors
Replies: 6
Views: 146

A laptop with a graphic card to compute vectors

Do these laptops have a graphic card? What do you suggest in the same line as what you had purchased?