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by wayne128
07 Nov 2012, 09:34
Forum: i486 xzm modules
Topic: Java jre 1.7.0.4
Replies: 3
Views: 2025

Re: Java jre 1.7.0.4

I would like to install sun or oracle java, because the website on my bank always crash with firefox running icedtea plugins ( this is similar to other distros). I have two questions 1. where can I find the latest sun/oracle java plugins? 2. how do I uninstall icedtea plugins? or do i just disable f...
by wayne128
23 Oct 2012, 05:04
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Install porteus1.2 on USB flash as portable OS
Replies: 5
Views: 1856

Re: Install porteus1.2 on USB flash as portable OS

Some updates. With the help from Ahau via Mini-Chat, the first issue I had was, I had the porteus 1.2 DVD still in the DVD player, thus I got confused on which one was booting.. Ahau had found it was booted from DVD (sr0) , that explained why no persistent.. In order to make this as portable OS, I w...
by wayne128
22 Oct 2012, 14:43
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Install porteus1.2 on USB flash as portable OS
Replies: 5
Views: 1856

Re: Install porteus1.2 on USB flash as portable OS

With porteus 1.2 'installed' on USB flash with ext2 format, I redo by installing opera, google-chrome, seamonkey, etc All works like in the case of USB with fat32 format root@porteus:~# ls /mnt/porteus/modules font-wqy-zenhei-0.9.45.xzm samba-3.2.5-i486-1.xzm google-chrome-21.0.1180.57-i386-1sl.xzm ...
by wayne128
22 Oct 2012, 12:47
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Install porteus1.2 on USB flash as portable OS
Replies: 5
Views: 1856

Re: Install porteus1.2 on USB flash as portable OS

Thanks brokenman for the welcome and comment. Now I redo, this time installed to USB flash with ext2, just to see how it goes. first run allows me to set 'modules' in /mnt/sdb1/porteus/ No doubt seamonkey has the dependencies (required libraries) for chrome to function. You can see which libraries i...
by wayne128
22 Oct 2012, 05:03
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Install porteus1.2 on USB flash as portable OS
Replies: 5
Views: 1856

Install porteus1.2 on USB flash as portable OS

Greeting, This is my first time trying Porteus. What I was looking for is a very fast portable OS for standard USB flash, I wish to use it for demo purpose to would be windows OS converts as well as just for fun on learning Linux. Here is just a short story on my adventure. Downloaded porteus 1.2 xf...