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by Ed_P
23 Jul 2021, 18:50
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: UEFI and Legacy - at the same time?
Replies: 1
Views: 55

UEFI and Legacy - at the same time?

Is it possible to prepare a single USB stick as bootable in BOTH Legacy and UEFI systems. Yes. :) This is how I do it. 1. Format the drive as FAT32. Run GParted to partition & format the USB drive with a msdos Partition table. View > Device Information to check Partition Table type. Use GParted's D...
by Ed_P
23 Jul 2021, 15:07
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports
Replies: 54
Views: 1394

Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports

AcnapyxoB wrote:
22 Jul 2021, 17:34
Yes, problem is only with encrypted. Тhat is what I'm sayng from the beginning.
:( Sorry, I did not understand.
Bicephale wrote:
23 Jul 2021, 05:21
Time is short, life is precious.
Totally agree. :)

Did you get your USB install to work?
by Ed_P
22 Jul 2021, 23:02
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Booting porteus-5.0rc3 with Grub boot loader
Replies: 6
Views: 361

Booting porteus-5.0rc3 with Grub boot loader

<r><E>:%)</E> <CODE><s>[code]</s>guest@porteus:~$ grub-mkconfig bash: grub-mkconfig: command not found guest@porteus:~$ grub-mkconfig grub-mkconfig: You must run this as root guest@porteus:~$ su Password: root@porteus:/home/guest# grub-mkconfig /usr/bin/grub-probe: error: failed to get canonical pat...
by Ed_P
22 Jul 2021, 17:26
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports
Replies: 54
Views: 1394

Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports

When I reboot my save.dat file is recognized and my changes restored. The difference I think is I don't check the Encrypt my savefile option. So the problem is with the encryption/decryption functions. Ok, good to know.
by Ed_P
22 Jul 2021, 15:54
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports
Replies: 54
Views: 1394

Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports

<r><QUOTE author="ncmprhnsbl" post_id="83399" time="1626909871" user_id="1017"><s>[quote=ncmprhnsbl post_id=83399 time=1626909871 user_id=1017]</s> . porting this function to python/pygobject from bash is proving a bit tricky ... more work to be done.. <e>[/quote]</e></QUOTE> Why change it if bash w...
by Ed_P
21 Jul 2021, 22:33
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports
Replies: 54
Views: 1394

Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports

We are talking about an .xzm module right? Can you manually activate it?
by Ed_P
21 Jul 2021, 15:22
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports
Replies: 54
Views: 1394

Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports

Have you added the name of that folder to your porteus.cfg's APPEND parms?
by Ed_P
21 Jul 2021, 05:21
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports
Replies: 54
Views: 1394

Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports

When making the file where do you save it?
by Ed_P
20 Jul 2021, 16:06
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus rc2 and rc3 linux intaller [fixed]
Replies: 6
Views: 134

Porteus rc2 and rc3 linux intaller [fixed]

There is no Install instruction that says to Uncompress the installer before running it.

Please reread the Install txt and try again before complaining.
by Ed_P
20 Jul 2021, 05:26
Forum: General chat
Topic: Hysteria: COVID-19 for everybody.
Replies: 86
Views: 17114

Hysteria: COVID-19 for everybody.

this is a corruption scheme for the government All I know is if you don't get vaccinated you, or a family member, or friend, can get real sick and die or spend a lengthily time in a hospital with a breathing tube in your neck, because that is what is happening to hundreds of thousands of people wor...
by Ed_P
19 Jul 2021, 20:18
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports
Replies: 54
Views: 1394

Porteus-v5.0rc3 x86_64 bug reports

I'm not seeing this with rc3 Cinnamon. A Yumi problem?
by Ed_P
19 Jul 2021, 19:52
Forum: General chat
Topic: Hysteria: COVID-19 for everybody.
Replies: 86
Views: 17114

Hysteria: COVID-19 for everybody.

Actually they are paid for via annual income taxes.
by Ed_P
19 Jul 2021, 19:49
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Boot on Usb and slide to the hard drive ...
Replies: 8
Views: 140

Boot on Usb and slide to the hard drive ...

"it" could but "it" has no way of knowing the user would use the same folder/file name on two devices. "it" could just quit with an error "file not found". Easiest solutions are don't use the cheatcode or rename the folders. BTW I've experienced this problem so I understand. And for modules it's kin...
by Ed_P
19 Jul 2021, 15:24
Forum: General chat
Topic: Hysteria: COVID-19 for everybody.
Replies: 86
Views: 17114

Hysteria: COVID-19 for everybody.

According to statistics, 17% are vaccinated. :shock: 65% here. have you or your friends been vaccinated from COVID-19? If so, how did it go? Yes, everybody in the family except the young grandchildren. For most nothing worst than a flu shot, ie arm sore the next day, but my son felt sick for a day ...
by Ed_P
19 Jul 2021, 04:43
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Cheatcodes and removing USB
Replies: 3
Views: 91

Cheatcodes and removing USB

Hello RMorris . Welcome to Porteus. Running without the changes= cheatcode makes the run read only, no need for the changes-ro cheatcode. In addition to ncmp 's suggestions here some others to save changes: 1. Creating a script to manually make a module of the changes important to you. 2. Create a s...