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by Ed_P
16 Oct 2018, 16:39
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 190
Views: 12509

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

The Savedat file is saving too much when changes=EXIT is used. IMO /home/guest/.mozilla/firefox/dxsqumip.default/storage/default/* and all the /home/guest/.java/deployment/cache/6.* sub directories are not needed. Fewer files means faster shutdown and less disk space needed. -update- cleanup script ...
by Ed_P
13 Oct 2018, 05:01
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: How to Manually Save dat File?
Replies: 8
Views: 334

changes=EXIT: manual update

Why the errors, good question. :unknown: Change line 20 in /opt/porteus-scripts/dump-session from: fixwh() { sed -e 's_\._\\._g' -e 's_?_\\?_g' -e 's_+_\\+_g' -e '_*_\\*_g' -e 's_\$_\\$_g' -e 's_\[_\\[_g' -e 's_(_\\(_g' -e 's_\&_\\&_g' -e 's@^@^@'; } to fixwh() { sed -e 's_\._\\._g' -e 's_?_\\?_g' ...
by Ed_P
13 Oct 2018, 04:34
Forum: General chat
Topic: Duckduck go
Replies: 27
Views: 762

Duckduck go

Good points tome. The costs of a website is more than money it's also work.
by Ed_P
09 Oct 2018, 14:12
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [Solved] Security Boot Fail
Replies: 27
Views: 591

[Solved] Security Boot Fail

You're missing the point brokenman . But outside (friend's place or at the workplace) it wont boot if secure boot is on. You cannot disable secure boot here. And this Ubuntu grub2 approach is easier than signing all the files. ;) -update- And to make this even easier... UGrub2.sh #!/bin/bash # Add U...
by Ed_P
08 Oct 2018, 18:33
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [Solved] Security Boot Fail
Replies: 27
Views: 591

[Solved] Security Boot Fail

My final Ubuntu grub2 grub.cfg file. if loadfont /boot/grub/font.pf2 ; then # set gfxmode=auto set gfxmode=800x600,auto insmod efi_gop insmod efi_uga insmod gfxterm terminal_output gfxterm fi set menu_color_normal=white/black set menu_color_highlight=black/light-gray set timeout=60 set gfxpayload=10...
by Ed_P
08 Oct 2018, 18:29
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Anyone looking for a USB WIFI working out of the box
Replies: 7
Views: 145

Anyone looking for a USB WIFI working out of the box

I don't care Jack. I was just trying to see what you tested your USB WiFi with. It might help others reading this thread.
by Ed_P
08 Oct 2018, 05:19
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [Solved] Security Boot Fail
Replies: 27
Views: 591

[Solved] Security Boot Fail

Ok jssouza I am running Porteus 4.0 from a USB flash drive on a Windows 10 EFI machine with Secure Boot enabled . :celebrate3: Before I forget what I did to get here: 1. I used my USB flash drive with Porteus 4.0 Cinnamon installed onto it. 2. I downloaded a Ubuntu Live system ISO. ubuntu-18.04.1-de...
by Ed_P
08 Oct 2018, 03:04
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Anyone looking for a USB WIFI working out of the box
Replies: 7
Views: 145

Anyone looking for a USB WIFI working out of the box

Jack wrote:
08 Oct 2018, 00:27
Your shows $3.80 shipping didn't you see that?
:o No. :oops:
by Ed_P
07 Oct 2018, 22:47
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Anyone looking for a USB WIFI working out of the box
Replies: 7
Views: 145

Anyone looking for a USB WIFI working out of the box

Jack wrote:
07 Oct 2018, 22:34
You only save $0.20 but mind you get quicker.
One saves a lot more than $0.20. Your link shows $10.99 mine shows $6.99. And they are both showing in the ad above this posting entry. :x
by Ed_P
07 Oct 2018, 22:13
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Anyone looking for a USB WIFI working out of the box
Replies: 7
Views: 145

Anyone looking for a USB WIFI working out of the box

Is this USB stick working with your customized Porteus system or a neko one Jack?

Have you tried this less expensive one? https://www.ebay.com/itm/Wireless-802-1 ... 1783734578
by Ed_P
02 Oct 2018, 01:25
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: usm not working /usr/share/usm/funcpackageGet: line 103: declare: 9920K: value too great for base (error token is "9920K
Replies: 1
Views: 120

usm not working /usr/share/usm/funcpackageGet: line 103: declare: 9920K: value too great for base (error token is "9920K

I just ran it for your package no problem. You need to update your USM mirrors. Run the sesm.sh script shown here: [INFO & SCRIPT] Slackware Mirror Settings for USM guest@porteus:~$ su Password: root@porteus:/home/guest# usm -g etherpad-lite The following items were found. Choose an number to confi...
by Ed_P
30 Sep 2018, 20:43
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [Solved] NEED HELP!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 1032

NEED HELP!!!

jan wrote:
30 Sep 2018, 17:50
i expect from a Forum like this HELP and not People beeing Angry with me because they do not know what to do.
Really!! It's tough helping people who don't do what you ask, because they do not know how to, and criticize your efforts.
by Ed_P
30 Sep 2018, 17:14
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [Solved] NEED HELP!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 1032

NEED HELP!!!

jan wrote:
30 Sep 2018, 14:42
System Displays all WIFI
That indicates the driver is working.
jan wrote:
30 Sep 2018, 14:42
says trying to configure interface and break down when i push connect button
That's a different problem.
by Ed_P
30 Sep 2018, 14:39
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [Solved] NEED HELP!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 1032

NEED HELP!!!

jan wrote:
30 Sep 2018, 13:37
:buhehe: :buhehe: :buhehe: :buhehe: :buhehe: :buhehe: very good one, try again...
Try showing the results of your efforts Jan. We don't have your system and we are not mind readers. :x
jan wrote:
30 Sep 2018, 14:33
What is your opinion?
I think the drivers you have are working just fine with your wifi drive.
by Ed_P
30 Sep 2018, 03:30
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [Solved] NEED HELP!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 1032

NEED HELP!!!

Jan , Jan , Jan . Talking like a truck driver isn't going to help. And neither is hacking. You need to start over. 1. Get windows working. Since you've been into computers for 25 yrs you know about backups and you have done them, so do a restore and get a working system again. 2. You don't need a C...