Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

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Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby pannet1 » 04 Feb 2017, 07:43

Awesome work.

I have been using various flavors of Linux for many years now. More details https://pannet1.wordpress.com/2017/02/02/porteus-linux-fast-and-versatile-usb-linux/. I am only missing two packages before migrating fully from elementary os to porteus.

aa) i need atom editor for php, python, html, sass, bourbon, neat programming

bb) i need wine because many of the stock market trading software in india runs only won Win*
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby Blaze » 04 Feb 2017, 10:12

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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby Ed_P » 04 Feb 2017, 16:53

Or use Porteus' USM and search for wine. It will create a wine .xzm module for you.
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby pannet1 » 05 Feb 2017, 18:20



Hi Blaze,

I installed them. But i was expecting a nicer GUI (wine-hq or something in ubuntu) that will encourage me to install 3rd party application. Then I got playonlinux and wine bundled by one of the poster here. But unable to run it properly because lot of crashes. So I am kind of lost.

Thank you so much for your help. I highly appreciate it.

BTW. I got atom editor. It works flawlessly.
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby pannet1 » 05 Feb 2017, 18:21

Ed_P wrote:Or use Porteus' USM and search for wine. It will create a wine .xzm module for you.


Hi Ed_P,

I am running x_64 version of Porteus and I read somewhere that 64 bit wine package does not play well with 32 bit application and also /usr/bin/wine is missing in line 42 error is throwing up.
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby Blaze » 05 Feb 2017, 20:24

pannet1, try these versions wine for your architecture
Wine x32
Wine x86_64
or try USM. In terminal type these commands:
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su
toor
usm -u usm
usm -u all
usm -g wine

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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby pannet1 » 06 Feb 2017, 16:37

hi blaze,

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guest@porteus:~$ file /usr/bin/wine
/usr/bin/wine: symbolic link to wine64
guest@porteus:~$


I am using Porteus Mate x64 version. There is no wine config option in the menu and the command line returns the above.
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby Blaze » 06 Feb 2017, 19:46

Hi pannet1.
Ok. I'm extarted wine-1.9.16-x64-3.2-GeckoMono-1
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root@porteus:~# ls -a /tmp/wine-1.9.16-x64-3.2-GeckoMono-1/usr/share/applications
./  ../  mimeinfo.cache  wine-config.desktop  wine.desktop
root
@porteus:~# cd /tmp/wine-1.9.16-x64-3.2-GeckoMono-1/usr/share/applications
root@porteus:/tmp/wine-1.9.16-x64-3.2-GeckoMono-1/usr/share/applications# cat wine-config.desktop

[Desktop Entry]
Encoding=UTF-8
Name
=Wine-Конфигурация
Icon
=/usr/share/pixmaps/winecfg.png
Comment
=Wine Configure GUI
Exec
=/usr/bin/winecfg
Terminal
=false
Type
=Application
Categories
=Settings;
GenericName=Wine Configure GUI
root
@porteus:/tmp/wine-1.9.16-x64-3.2-GeckoMono-1/usr/share/applications# cd
root@porteus:~# find /tmp/wine-1.9.16-x64-3.2-GeckoMono-1/usr/bin -iname *winecfg*
/tmp/wine-1.9.16-x64-3.2-GeckoMono-1/usr/bin/winecfg
root
@porteus:~#  

In Cinnamon it looks like this
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby pannet1 » 07 Feb 2017, 11:55

Hi Blaze,

Ah, my bad. I am using mate and was searching for wine in the menu. Actually it is in the control panel. But still nothing opens when i click it. So I am going to build another wine
module with a new set of dependencies and try again.

BTW: I have installed httpd, mariadb and php5 without any problems.
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby Blaze » 07 Feb 2017, 19:04

Hi pannet1.
Can you show log of these commands?
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find /usr/bin -iname *winecfg*
find /usr/share/applications -iname *wine*
cat /usr/share/applications/wine-config.desktop

Try to run this command
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/usr/bin/winecfg

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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby pannet1 » 08 Feb 2017, 12:08

Hi blaze,

Sorry for late reply.

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root@porteus:/home/guest# find /usr/bin -iname "winecfg"
/usr/bin/winecfg
root@porteus:/home/guest# find /usr/share/applications -iname "wine"
root@porteus:/home/guest# cat /usr/share/applications/winecfg.desktop
[Desktop Entry]
Exec=winecfg
Icon=winecfg
Terminal=false
Name=Wine Configuration
Comment=Configure Wine
Type=Application
Categories=Application;Settings
root@porteus:/home/guest# /usr/bin/winecfg
/usr/bin/wine: not an i386 ELF binary... don't know how to load it
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby pannet1 » 08 Feb 2017, 12:38

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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby Blaze » 08 Feb 2017, 17:30

pannet1, no. I think you don't have compat32-libraries
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root@porteus:/home/guest# ls /mnt/loop/var/log/packages/
compat32-libraries-3.0-x86_64-1sl  wine-1.9.16-x86_64-1sg
root@porteus:/home/guest#

You can try wine-1.9.16-x64-3.2-GeckoMono-1.xzm or http://bear.alienbase.nl/mirrors/slackware-live/bonus/
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   0050-multilib-current-x86_64.sxz   2017-01-27 11:30    366M   
   0060-wine-1.9.23-current-x86_64.sxz   2016-12-10 12:09    204M   

rename .sxz to .xzm and activate these modules.
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby pannet1 » 09 Feb 2017, 20:34

hi Blaze,

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root@porteus:/home/guest# ls /mnt/loop/var/log/packages/
/bin/ls: cannot access '/mnt/loop/var/log/packages/': No such file or directory


i downloaded the packages from this url http://bear.alienbase.nl/mirrors/slackware-live/bonus/. None of the yandex links you give works for me. I think its something to do with my location. I downloaded both the packages, renamed and activated. But nothing seemed to happen.

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root@porteus:/home/guest# /home/guest# find /usr/bin -iname "winecfg"
bash: /home/guest#: No such file or directory
root@porteus:/home/guest# find /usr/share/applications -iname "wine"
root@porteus:/home/guest# cat /usr/share/applications/winecfg.desktop
cat: /usr/share/applications/winecfg.desktop: No such file or directory
root@porteus:/home/guest#


I tried to deactivate the compat libs and install wine first and then compat lib later and try. More bad news.
http://i.imgur.com/sYJRa1E.png

I am frustrated and thinking of rebooting with fresh and doing the whole exercise again
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Re: Finally a distro that I can carry with me in a pendriv

Postby Blaze » 09 Feb 2017, 21:20

pannet1, ok. What about drive.google.com >>> wine-1.9.16-x64-3.2-GeckoMono-1.xzm <<< ???
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