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by seany
06 Apr 2013, 08:30
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Remix
Replies: 5
Views: 3429

Porteus Remix

Hello Everybody. my name is Sean, I have been using linux for 5+ years, and as my only OS for 3+ years. I use Chakra (http://www.chakra-linux.org) - the KDE flagship distro. I am very happy with that. Professionally, I am a natural scientist, more specifically, meteorologist. But in the mean time, I...
by seany
06 Apr 2013, 07:26
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Scilab (debian package)
Replies: 4
Views: 1333

Re: Scilab (debian package)

Hello.. Scilab also comes with a 64 bit version. I run scilab in Chakra (www.chakra-linux.org) in 64 bit, with openJDK, not JRE - but for that i down load scilab from scilab.org, and just extract it, and it works. I will try the steps you mentioned later today, yesterday i was sick, and today have s...
by seany
04 Apr 2013, 12:07
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Scilab (debian package)
Replies: 4
Views: 1333

Re: Scilab (debian package)

many thanks, i will test i this afternoon. need a nap now..
by seany
04 Apr 2013, 11:21
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Scilab (debian package)
Replies: 4
Views: 1333

Scilab (debian package)

Hello, I started using Porteus today. However, I need the package scilab, so i downloaded it from debian repos (5.4.1 version, not the nightly build, which has a ~git token in its name, and then tried that too) , and made a module of it, and activated it. now the whereis command finds the scilab exe...