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by ITemplate
18 Apr 2013, 15:32
Forum: General chat
Topic: Website doesn't work
Replies: 2
Views: 551

Website doesn't work

Hi, I can d/l from http://www.porteus.org, but all links for faq, docs are failing with redirect error. Since there is no documentation within the Porteus distro (at least the faq and help in the menus opens porteus website), that is really fail. This has been going on for 2 days now. Where to repor...
by ITemplate
16 Apr 2013, 21:09
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Laaaag
Replies: 8
Views: 777

Re: Laaaag

Please try to boot up using 'Porteus into RAM' mode which will use your machine's RAM to store Porteus data, this should be best in case of slow device. I'm currently in Fresh Mode (I have no "RAM mode" afaiks). Perhaps that will work better. Not a permanent option though as I require to save data....
by ITemplate
15 Apr 2013, 19:06
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Laaaag
Replies: 8
Views: 777

Re: Laaaag

Hi, Sorry for the late response, I had some traveling. I decided to reinstall 32-bit version as I have read that there might be issues with 64-bit. However it did not change anything. This new install does the same. When you talk about "RAM mode" is that "Fresh mode"? And how do I start fresh mode w...
by ITemplate
24 Mar 2013, 17:58
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Laaaag
Replies: 8
Views: 777

Re: Laaaag

Hi, Here's the output from the 2xwget: guest@porteus:~$ wget -O /dev/null http://dl.porteus.org/i486/current/Porteus-v2.0-i486.iso --2013-03-24 18:44:21-- http://dl.porteus.org/i486/current/Porteus-v2.0-i486.iso Resolving dl.porteus.org (dl.porteus.org)... 108.162.199.23, 108.162.198.23 Connecting t...
by ITemplate
24 Mar 2013, 16:38
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Laaaag
Replies: 8
Views: 777

Laaaag

Hi, Lenovo T500 with intel NIC. New Porteus user, just downloaded and installed version 2, it all looks good, but I'm having some lag. I think the culprit is the network connection. When I see the lag, the network icon on my laptop blinks intensively. This is very annoying indeed. Everything is "sto...
by ITemplate
19 Feb 2013, 17:29
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] What is the change-file?
Replies: 3
Views: 422

Re: What is the change-file?

Hamza wrote:Yes :)
Excellent, thanks!

Edit: How to mark this thread "solved"?
by ITemplate
19 Feb 2013, 16:58
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] What is the change-file?
Replies: 3
Views: 422

[SOLVED] What is the change-file?

Hi, I've installed 1.2 on a USB key and it works great. I have created the data-file (porteussave.dat) as an encrypted file. And I have updated the boot to point to that file (/mnt/sdb1/porteussave.dat). What will that file contain? For example if I save a document or download a file into guest/down...