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by Ed_P
18 Jun 2021, 19:10
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Grub Customizer
Replies: 8
Views: 264

Grub Customizer

I don't think so because I am able to update the /grub2/grub.cfg's code while in Porteus using xed.
by Ed_P
18 Jun 2021, 05:14
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Grub Customizer
Replies: 8
Views: 264

Grub Customizer

Trying to set the Partition box to /dev/sda3, OS NTFS which is where my Grub2Win grub2 directory is located produces a mounting error. Mount is denied because the NTFS volume is already exclusively opened. The volume may be already mounted, or another software may use it which could be identified fo...
by Ed_P
17 Jun 2021, 17:43
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Grub Customizer
Replies: 8
Views: 264

Grub Customizer

<r>Thank you <B><s>[b]</s>tionsan<e>[/b]</e></B>. Apparently grub-customizer needs to be run as root. <CODE><s>[code]</s>guest@porteus:~$ su Password: root@porteus:/home/guest# grub-customizer Error creating proxy: The connection is closed (g-io-error-quark, 18) Error creating proxy: The connection ...
by Ed_P
16 Jun 2021, 20:38
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Grub Customizer
Replies: 8
Views: 264

Grub Customizer

<r>The download link for <B><s>[b]</s>tionsan<e>[/b]</e></B>'s package. <URL url="http://www.slackel.gr/repo/x86_64/current/slackel/extra/grub-customizer-5.1.0-x86_64-1dj.txz"><LINK_TEXT text="http://www.slackel.gr/repo/x86_64/curre ... 64-1dj.txz">http://www.slackel.gr/repo/x86_64/current/slackel/e...
by Ed_P
15 Jun 2021, 04:41
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Grub Customizer
Replies: 8
Views: 264

Grub Customizer

I happened upon this webpage, https://tipsonubuntu.com/2018/03/11/ins ... 18-04-lts/, and it made me wonder, is there a Grub Customizer module for Porteus, similar to the Grub Customizer app in Ubuntu?
by Ed_P
14 Jun 2021, 06:53
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [Solved] Firefox can't update to the latest version
Replies: 18
Views: 4486

[s][Solved][/s] Firefox can't update to the latest version

This works. :celebrate3: No update prompt in days. ncmp please add to future Firefox browser downloads.
by Ed_P
11 Jun 2021, 03:48
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Installation sudo bash **Porteus-installer-for-Linux.com
Replies: 8
Views: 2905

Installation sudo bash **Porteus-installer-for-Linux.com

There is no version 9 here. What's the name of the ISO file you downloaded?
by Ed_P
10 Jun 2021, 21:01
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [Solved] Firefox can't update to the latest version
Replies: 18
Views: 4486

[s][Solved][/s] Firefox can't update to the latest version

How can the Alterivate Solution mentioned here be implemented in our Firefox modules? Where is the firefox executable stored in Porteus? Added in 7 minutes 17 seconds: /mnt/live/memory/images/firefox-87.0-x86_64-en-US.xzm/usr/lib64/firefox-87.0/distribution Added in 6 minutes 48 seconds: guest@porte...
by Ed_P
09 Jun 2021, 15:14
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64
Replies: 18
Views: 495

Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64

:Yahoo!: Excellent news. :celebrate3: When you get your keys reset and have a working system make a backup copy of your changes folder. A minor suggestion for your boot parms, your load= not needed. Porteus loads everything in the modules folder, if you have multiple 003 files just noload= the ones ...
by Ed_P
09 Jun 2021, 04:04
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64
Replies: 18
Views: 495

Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64

<r><QUOTE author="supertabs" post_id="82610" time="1623163448" user_id="8782"><s>[quote=supertabs post_id=82610 time=1623163448 user_id=8782]</s> What I did is to use cheat codes to unload my default desktop environment, then load different types of desktop environment, (003-cinnamon.xzm, 003-mate.x...
by Ed_P
08 Jun 2021, 14:13
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64
Replies: 18
Views: 495

Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64

Strange problems supertabs . Did you install the Mate system over the Cinnamon one or created a new partition? What format is your Cinnamon partition? I seem to remember getting the "failed to execute login command" error before, I think it was related to a Porteus driver problem. On your Cinnamon s...
by Ed_P
08 Jun 2021, 04:22
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64
Replies: 18
Views: 495

Could not aquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64

Just one question Ed_P, did you reboot your machine after clicking the logout option? When you go to the Menu > Logout > Switch User ? I did but I still came up as guest. The normal ways of booting to root are adding login=root to the APPEND boot parms or by bypassing the desktop by adding a 3 to t...
by Ed_P
07 Jun 2021, 16:45
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64
Replies: 18
Views: 495

Could not aquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64

Hello supertabs . Welcome. :) I run Cinnamon 4.0 also and when I just tried the Menu > Logout option, for the 1st time ever, nothing happened. So, need some more info: 1. Are you booting from a USB drive? 2. Are you booting on an EFI system? 3. Are you logged in as guest or root when you boot? 4. Wh...
by Ed_P
31 May 2021, 17:30
Forum: Artwork
Topic: ascii logo for terminal
Replies: 12
Views: 8391

ascii logo for terminal

ncmprhnsbl wrote:
31 May 2021, 08:28
we's a bit offtopic..
I agree. Fixed. :D

neofetch has been around a long time here.