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by Ed_P
23 Feb 2018, 19:48
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 26
Views: 843

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Cinnamon DE

Attempting to view a ini file in an ISO file Archive Manager gives an error.
Archive Manager wrote:
An error occurred while extracting files.

Setting attribute time::created not supported
by Ed_P
23 Feb 2018, 17:22
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Firefox Quantum
Replies: 14
Views: 137

Firefox Quantum

Rava if you look in the Porteus menu > Internet section you will find the Browser Selection and Update Tool which should interest you. :)
by Ed_P
23 Feb 2018, 06:52
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Firefox Quantum
Replies: 14
Views: 137

Firefox Quantum

firefox 58 is firefox quantum , so update-firefox should pull it(or some newer RC) alternatively you can download whatever firefox tarball directly and place it in /temp , then run update-firefox and it will use that tarball.. Really into /temp when /tmp is the usual temporary folder of Porteus? No...
by Ed_P
23 Feb 2018, 06:22
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Firefox Quantum
Replies: 14
Views: 137

Firefox Quantum

guest@porteus:~$ su Password: root@porteus:/home/guest# mkfirefox bash: mkfirefox: command not found root@porteus:/home/guest# uname -a Linux porteus 4.15.2-porteus #3 SMP PREEMPT Sun Feb 11 18:34:01 -02 2018 x86_64 Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-6100U CPU @ 2.30GHz GenuineIntel GNU/Linux root@porteus:/home/...
by Ed_P
23 Feb 2018, 04:46
Forum: General chat
Topic: Love Porteus - is there a mahjong package I can install?
Replies: 10
Views: 194

Love Porteus - is there a mahjong package I can install?

After updating usm as the prior post suggests: guest@porteus:~$ su Password: root@porteus:/home/guest# usm -s mahjong xmahjongg-3.7-x86_64-1_slonly.txz was found in slackonly [not installed] kmahjongg-4.14.3-x86_64-2.txz was found in slackware [not installed] libkmahjongg-4.14.3-x86_64-2.txz was fou...
by Ed_P
23 Feb 2018, 01:12
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Firefox Quantum
Replies: 14
Views: 137

Firefox Quantum

Thanks ncmprhnsbl . I am aware of the alternate tarball approach, I use it to update the ESR version that I use, where everything still all works, for a little bit longer. "user mods" = add-ons = extensions. These https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/ which use to be 10 times more a couple of yr...
by Ed_P
23 Feb 2018, 00:58
Forum: Development
Topic: Porteus-4.0 is in the pipeline.
Replies: 28
Views: 3657

Porteus-4.0 is in the pipeline.

The wlan is working only with the kernel-firmware so the original system is missing it so the missing firmware issue still remains? Not according to this: I realise today that my problem was that i didn't refresh the folder syslinux in my new installation , my computer is loading with refind and th...
by Ed_P
22 Feb 2018, 22:22
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Firefox Quantum
Replies: 14
Views: 137

Firefox Quantum

How many things does Quantum drop support for? Flash? Java? User mods?
by Ed_P
22 Feb 2018, 04:27
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Jack's version of Porteus 4.0 x86-64 - 3 Desktop's
Replies: 36
Views: 634

Jack's version of Porteus 4.0 x86-64 - 3 Desktop's

Rava wrote:
21 Feb 2018, 07:20
Besides all posts above incl mine here are off topic here. Can another moderator move these into Jacks 3 DE thread?
Done. :)
by Ed_P
21 Feb 2018, 04:52
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Jack's version of Porteus 4.0 x86-64 - 3 Desktop's
Replies: 36
Views: 634

Porteus 4.0RC4 bugs

Jack wrote:
21 Feb 2018, 00:41
[If he does test mine I hope he leaves feedback good or bad.
Certainly seems fair, for anyone who tests your DE/ISO files.
by Ed_P
21 Feb 2018, 00:35
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Jack's version of Porteus 4.0 x86-64 - 3 Desktop's
Replies: 36
Views: 634

Porteus 4.0RC4 bugs

Jack wrote:
20 Feb 2018, 22:49
Rava wrote:
20 Feb 2018, 22:44
Indeed it is... but I won't be testing the official Version.
Since you won't be testing the official Version. Who version will you be testing, if any version?
He would be testing the Jack version. :)
by Ed_P
20 Feb 2018, 05:22
Forum: Development
Topic: Porteus-4.0 is in the pipeline.
Replies: 28
Views: 3657

Porteus-4.0 is in the pipeline.

Tonio wrote:
20 Feb 2018, 01:18
If this is the wrong place to post, please correct me.
Consider yourself corrected. :D

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
by Ed_P
18 Feb 2018, 17:06
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Jack's version of Porteus 4.0 x86-64 - 3 Desktop's
Replies: 36
Views: 634

Jack's version of Porteus 4.0 x86-64 - 3 Desktop's

Sharing apps and files doesn't equate to supporting. And if someone were to ask for support you can always say "I don't know". :happy62:
by Ed_P
17 Feb 2018, 02:22
Forum: Community effort
Topic: USM Unified Slackware Package Manager
Replies: 393
Views: 74371

USM Unified Slackware Package Manager

Are you talking about 1) the salix problem or 2) the One or more errors occurred while usm was running? 1) and hopefully it's fix fixes 2) Personnaly, I have fixed 1) the salix database error by choosing another server and saved it in/porteus/rootcopy/etc/usm/mirrors-salix.txt. Yup, doing it manual...