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by Ed_P
22 Jun 2021, 15:32
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Instructions fail to produce bootable USB
Replies: 7
Views: 93

Instructions fail to produce bootable USB

UPDATE, I see the USB_INSTALLATION.txt file now in the EFI folder of the ISO. THat has EFI instruction in it. Testing now. There is something wrong with your ISO. This is where the USB_INSTALLATION.txt file is on the ISOs I have. guest@porteus:~$ ls -g /mnt/live/mnt/isoloop total 8 drwxr-xr-x 3 roo...
by Ed_P
22 Jun 2021, 04:56
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Instructions fail to produce bootable USB
Replies: 7
Views: 93

Instructions fail to produce bootable USB

Hello phalange.

Those steps were written for Porteus 3.? something. Read the USB_INSTALLATION.txt file in the ISO you downloaded.
by Ed_P
21 Jun 2021, 19:15
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [NOTICE - TO BE SOLVED AGAIN] Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64
Replies: 22
Views: 591

[NOTICE - TO BE SOLVED AGAIN] Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64

In the 1st 4 minutes, of a somewhat choppy video, you were making many changes but Porteus was booting. So whatever change you made after that must have caused your VM problem. I don't use VM so I'm not much help there and I don't use EXT partitions so I'm not much help there either. My changes are ...
by Ed_P
18 Jun 2021, 19:10
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Grub Customizer
Replies: 8
Views: 303

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: 303

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: 303

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: 303

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: 303

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: 4497

[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: 2913

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: 4497

[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: [NOTICE - TO BE SOLVED AGAIN] Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64
Replies: 22
Views: 591

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: [NOTICE - TO BE SOLVED AGAIN] Could not acquire name on session bus - Porteus 4.0 x86_64
Replies: 22
Views: 591

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...