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by donald
12 Oct 2018, 18:00
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Kodi Krypton
Replies: 31
Views: 3428

Kodi Krypton

Hi It was late at night...so all the following is IIRC.. You need the libcdio-0.93-i486-1.xzm module It should be available via USM LOGIN AS ROOT Copy the Kodi 17.1 module into /tmp and extract it. (shorten the name of the resulting folder to kodi) Extract the libcdio-0.93-i486-1.xzm module. In ../u...
by donald
12 Oct 2018, 10:29
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Kodi Krypton
Replies: 31
Views: 3428

Kodi Krypton

Hi rchase It's getting harder .... seems the 32-bit architecture is in the clearance sale. However, I did set up a Porteus 4.0 32bit xfce installation and tried to get Kodi up and running. Result: A modified Kodi 17.1 runs and seem to work (without guarantee). No luck with kodi 17.6..(32 bit) My i-n...
by donald
29 Sep 2018, 11:54
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [Solved] NEED HELP!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 1043

NEED HELP!!!

Jan, the device ID is needed so I can query the ID on Wikidevi to see what kernel version
is aware of this device and which driver to use.

You said you see all networks
..again..what happens when you try to connect to your wlan?
..any error messages?
by donald
28 Sep 2018, 17:40
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [Solved] NEED HELP!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 1043

NEED HELP!!!

Guys...
jan wrote:
27 Sep 2018, 17:26
Linux Shows me all Networks ......
seems the wifi is already working, what happens when you try to connect
to your wlan?

It would be helpful if you post the output of the lsusb command
to get the device ID
just to know which (usb-wifi) device we are talking about.
by donald
25 Sep 2018, 15:17
Forum: x86_64 xzm module requests
Topic: SMPlayer for Porteus 4.0
Replies: 7
Views: 432

SMPlayer for Porteus 4.0

Kulle wrote:
25 Sep 2018, 11:40
smplayer: error while loading shared libraries: libQtDBus.so.4: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
libQtDBus.so.4 is part of the qt-4.8.7-x86_64-4 package.
by donald
19 Sep 2018, 08:08
Forum: MATE
Topic: Why does vs 3.2.2 with MATE have an old version of Transmission installed?
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Why does vs 3.2.2 with MATE have an old version of Transmission installed?

...why does 3.2.2 have Transmission 1.8.4 installed?... A quick check of the mate module from the (3.2.2) standard isos shows: guest@porteus:~/Test$ lsxzm 003-mate.xzm | grep -i /var/log/packages/trans /var/log/packages/transmission-2.84-i586-1jay /var/log/packages/transmission- 2 .84-i586-1jay 64 ...
by donald
04 Sep 2018, 06:24
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: [Solved] /home/guest/.cache/thumbnails/normal folder growth
Replies: 3
Views: 441

/home/guest/.cache/thumbnails/normal folder growth

Ed_P wrote:
04 Sep 2018, 05:48
Or a Porteus option to not save the cache in porteussave.dat file.
Have you already looked into the /etc/changes-exit.conf?
Looks promising... B)
by donald
31 Aug 2018, 21:55
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Where rpm2xzm Output?
Replies: 10
Views: 203

Where rpm2xzm Output?

trying to convert these: https://s33.postimg.cc/9r4at4k3j/Screenshot.png guest@porteus:~/Downloads$ lsxzm apradar-0.52-1.i586.xzm Parallel unsquashfs: Using 2 processors 8 inodes (8 blocks) to write /usr /usr/bin /usr/bin/apradar /usr/share /usr/share/apradar /usr/share/apradar/icon.xpm /usr/share/...
by donald
31 Aug 2018, 20:54
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Command To Connect to Default Wifi?
Replies: 16
Views: 382

Command To Connect to Default Wifi?

johnywhy wrote:
31 Aug 2018, 16:58
# wpa-supplicant ???
i don´t see wpa-supplicant on Porteus

Code: Select all

guest@porteus:~$ whereis wpa_supplicant
wpa_supplicant: /usr/sbin/wpa_supplicant /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf
by donald
31 Aug 2018, 20:51
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Where rpm2xzm Output?
Replies: 10
Views: 203

Where rpm2xzm Output?

The XZM file usually appears next to the original RPM file.
by donald
31 Aug 2018, 19:30
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: BUG: [Solved] Fix Quotes on US Keyboard
Replies: 4
Views: 103

BUG: [Solved] Fix Quotes on US Keyboard

There's nothing wrong with the keyboard at all. You've selected a keyboard layout that has dead key support on those keys. One such layout is US International, for example. Dead key: A key that does not produce a character by itself, such as the accent key on the international keyboard. However, whe...
by donald
28 Aug 2018, 03:18
Forum: General chat
Topic: Now, provide the tune that you would play or are playing
Replies: 38
Views: 3271

Now, provide the tune that you would play or are playing

@raja The music you linked doesn't sound bad but i have no idea how they should sound. ( what the musicians/producers accepted as the final sound/mix) If you have a couple of CDs, there are surely some sounding really bad; you know this by simply listen. less dynamic range, distortion and clipping, ...
by donald
27 Aug 2018, 03:22
Forum: General chat
Topic: Now, provide the tune that you would play or are playing
Replies: 38
Views: 3271

Now, provide the tune that you would play or are playing

@ jssouza; francois Hmmm...are there any French sentences in the linked songs?....the lyrics (hindi) are at: Zuby Zuby - Shammi Kapoor & SharmilaTagore - An Evening in Paris https://www.lyricsbogie.com/movies/an-evening-in-paris-1967/zubi-zubi.html Le Ja Mera Dil - Sharmila Tagore - An Evening in Pa...
by donald
20 Aug 2018, 22:47
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 190
Views: 12610

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

result="fail" reason="The VPN service 'org.freedesktop.NetworkManager.pptp' was not installed." It seems some packages are missing. Porteus 3.2.2 (32): guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages/NetworkManager* /var/log/packages/NetworkManager-1.4.4-i486-1jay /var/log/packages/NetworkManager- openvpn -1...
by donald
13 Aug 2018, 00:55
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: GPARTED use
Replies: 5
Views: 180

GPARTED use

@ Don604 Once you are happy with the partition layout it is not necessary to (re) install porteus again and again. a) you can boot in "always fresh" mode, which does only load the base modules, none of your settings or modules in the modules folder are loaded. You can now move modules or clean your ...