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by Ed_P
18 Jan 2019, 04:29
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Getting WINE to run on latest Porteus 4 / 64bit?
Replies: 7
Views: 68

Re: Getting WINE to run on latest Porteus 4 / 64bit?

ah, i see what you did.. don't click the green "download latest version" button ,unless you want to compile it from source.. Thank you ncm . Yup, that's what I did and no I don't want to compile it from source. However, right clicking opens the P7zip app not a convert to xzm option. Fortunately txz...
by Ed_P
18 Jan 2019, 01:12
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Getting WINE to run on latest Porteus 4 / 64bit?
Replies: 7
Views: 68

Re: Getting WINE to run on latest Porteus 4 / 64bit?

^ Using your link I downloaded wine-3.0.tar.xz, right clicking on the download opened it in P7zip. I extracted the wine-3.0.tar file, right clicking on it opens it in the Archive manager. Using a terminal command of tar2xzm says the command doesn't exist. guest@porteus:~$ tar2xzm /home/guest/Downloa...
by Ed_P
17 Jan 2019, 17:50
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Getting WINE to run on latest Porteus 4 / 64bit?
Replies: 7
Views: 68

Re: Getting WINE to run on latest Porteus 4 / 64bit?

Your choice. But the Gecko-Mono module works.
by Ed_P
17 Jan 2019, 06:30
Forum: x86_64 xzm module requests
Topic: SMPlayer for Porteus 4.0
Replies: 18
Views: 1073

Re: SMPlayer for Porteus 4.0

I don't know. It's Porteus v5.0rc1.
by Ed_P
16 Jan 2019, 23:22
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Installing LibreOffice USM Fatal error LIBS.TXT
Replies: 8
Views: 59

Re: Installing LibreOffice USM Fatal error LIBS.TXT

Post the output of free -m and the line(s) you changed in porteus.cfg.
by Ed_P
16 Jan 2019, 22:14
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Installing LibreOffice USM Fatal error LIBS.TXT
Replies: 8
Views: 59

Re: Installing LibreOffice USM Fatal error LIBS.TXT [SOLVED]

I have Firefox installed but it won't open most porteus website pages. I use Firefox and am not having that problem. Update: That did the trick. You can tell I'm a complete novice. We all were at some point. I was new to Linux when I started. btw I'm not sure my porteussave.dat file is working. Is ...
by Ed_P
16 Jan 2019, 21:21
Forum: x86_64 xzm module requests
Topic: SMPlayer for Porteus 4.0
Replies: 18
Views: 1073

Re: SMPlayer for Porteus 4.0

I just downloaded the file, activated it, clicked on it in the Menu and got absolutely Nothing.

Tried terminal mode and got:

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guest@porteus:~$ smplayer
smplayer: error while loading shared libraries: libQt5Widgets.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
guest@porteus:~$ 
by Ed_P
16 Jan 2019, 20:59
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Installing LibreOffice USM Fatal error LIBS.TXT
Replies: 8
Views: 59

Re: Installing LibreOffice USM Fatal error LIBS.TXT

Did you download the .xzm file noted here: Libreoffice 6.1.x - fails to start Draw, Impress due to new Avahi dependency Once downloaded Activate it, in the Porteus menu you will see Office as an option. Just noticed your distribution says you have an i586 system. That download is for an x86_64 syste...
by Ed_P
15 Jan 2019, 16:44
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: HOWTO search multiple modules
Replies: 17
Views: 272

Re: HOWTO search multiple modules

We aren't connecting well, sorry. You had said the HowTo was concluded and I was trying to say the conclusion didn't say the name of the script code. Yes I was being picky but you're a perfectionist. :D FWIW What I have saved. lsxzmgrep.sh #!/bin/bash # Rava: https://forum.porteus.org/viewtopic.php?...
by Ed_P
14 Jan 2019, 16:47
Forum: General chat
Topic: linux usb key recognized in window 10 (bis)
Replies: 11
Views: 187

Re: linux usb key recognized in window 10 (bis)

A good link francois. It explains the concepts well. My hdd is partitioned; EFI, OS, Data, Backups along with a couple of system recovery partitions.
by Ed_P
14 Jan 2019, 06:12
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: HOWTO search multiple modules
Replies: 17
Views: 272

Re: HOWTO search multiple modules

Like this.

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guest@porteus:~$ lsxzmgrep
bash: lsxzmgrep: command not found
guest@porteus:~$ lsxzmgrep /home/guest .sh
bash: lsxzmgrep: command not found
guest@porteus:~$ 
How are you doing on your vulnerabilities project? Vulnerability scanners
by Ed_P
14 Jan 2019, 05:58
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: HOWTO search multiple modules
Replies: 17
Views: 272

Re: HOWTO search multiple modules

Or that the name of the script code is lsxzmgrep? :D
by Ed_P
14 Jan 2019, 05:54
Forum: General chat
Topic: linux usb key recognized in window 10 (bis)
Replies: 11
Views: 187

Re: linux usb key recognized in window 10 (bis)

On older systems the drive's partition table is usually at the beginning of the drive.
by Ed_P
12 Jan 2019, 01:28
Forum: General chat
Topic: Know anyone in Montreal?
Replies: 2
Views: 60

Re: Know anyone in Montreal?

So, were you cold today francois? :lol: