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by fi5ban
21 Nov 2015, 20:24
Forum: Development
Topic: The future of Porteus
Replies: 305
Views: 100191

Re: The future of Porteus

Brokenman you have to do what is best for you and what you feel is best for Porteus with some consideration for the people who help develop it and try to give the users what they request to the best of your abilities and resources . From what I have learned over the years with Porteus Group is not a...
by fi5ban
29 Apr 2014, 03:09
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus Package Manager and Update fails
Replies: 5
Views: 1901

Re: Porteus Package Manager and Update fails

now, now everyone learning something new can seem daunting remember your first day of kindergarten and how scary that was and you told your mommy how you hated it and didn't ever want to go back but one day when that pretty girl with the pig tails came over and said hi how all of a sudden it didn't ...
by fi5ban
05 Mar 2014, 04:35
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: How to update software (firefox)
Replies: 4
Views: 6154

How to update software (firefox)

Hi Everyone **>Sorry I probably shouldn't write post in the wee hours of the morning.<**edit**> The more Distos I check out the more I come home to Porteus :Yahoo!: I just was trying Debian base and after an hour and a half and still not installed that blew =@ back to Porteus I come I heard about Ma...
by fi5ban
23 Feb 2014, 01:23
Forum: Development
Topic: Porteus Desktop Edition 3.0 rc2 bugs/feedback thread
Replies: 112
Views: 32522

Re: Porteus Desktop Edition 3.0 rc2 bugs/feedback thread

I was using the new pnc-tool in 3.0 rc great job fanthom looks great and seems to work good except not sure if it is me or if its me :oops: but when get done and it verify everything I tell it to create a module and I place it in /portues/optional but after reboot I don't have a network connection ?...
by fi5ban
16 Feb 2014, 21:23
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: file system full (trash)
Replies: 2
Views: 1258

Re: file system full (trash)

Sorry for short note on what happen will try more detail (what I get for staying up late with Porteus :oops: I was running "dd if=/dev/sdb1 of=~/backup.img" of course this was writing to my root on my 12g usb drive and when I realized this I killed the process but it had got to about 9g when termina...
by fi5ban
12 Feb 2014, 19:05
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: file system full (trash)
Replies: 2
Views: 1258

file system full (trash)

I not sure if this is a bug or not? I ran in to an issue I was testing "dd command " and it wrote a file to root I killed the job before it finished. It put the file in the trash under /mnt/live/memory/changes/"not sure the rest" then when rebooted no space to boot till I found the temp and deleted ...
by fi5ban
12 Feb 2014, 04:10
Forum: Development
Topic: Porteus changing distro
Replies: 87
Views: 46759

Re: Porteus changing distro

after looking more into to this as much as slackware is awesome it looks like debian would help expand porteus
package needs to
by fi5ban
24 Jan 2014, 06:15
Forum: Development
Topic: Porteus changing distro
Replies: 87
Views: 46759

Re: Porteus changing distro

Well we have opened Pandora's box here haven't we! :evil: Although I am not a long time Linux user 4 years now maybe, I must have went through about 100 CDs and DVDs experimenting and testing the different distros Ubuntu,OpenSuse,Fedora, and different derivatives all great and all want to be everyth...
by fi5ban
07 Nov 2013, 16:11
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: What Best File Sysytem Use On USB, HDD(SOLVED)
Replies: 8
Views: 2890

Re: What Best File Sysytem Use On USB, HDD(SOLVED)

So it was said so it will be done :D

I bought a 32g SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 (cost + performance=best value) and partitioned out Ext4 and Fat32 :Yahoo!:

Thanks everyone for your advise!! Just one more thing to love about Porteus
by fi5ban
06 Nov 2013, 15:54
Forum: General chat
Topic: Clock won't keep setting after reboot(Solved)
Replies: 29
Views: 12134

Re: Clock won't keep setting after reboot (SOLVED)

I figured out my clock issue. When I created my ISO instead of taking factory setting I choose a time zone (America/Chicago) so even when went in to porteus configure time zone it would revert back to that on a reboot. (when booted from cd was the wrong time also) went and created a new ISO with fac...
by fi5ban
05 Nov 2013, 16:46
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: What Best File Sysytem Use On USB, HDD(SOLVED)
Replies: 8
Views: 2890

What Best File Sysytem Use On USB, HDD(SOLVED)

I am wonder what would be the best file system to use on
USB Thumb Drive--USB Disk Drive--Internal Hard Disk Drive??

Ext2, Ext3,Ext4,............

Thanks
Rich :unknown:
by fi5ban
04 Nov 2013, 04:43
Forum: General chat
Topic: Clock won't keep setting after reboot(Solved)
Replies: 29
Views: 12134

Re: Clock won't keep setting after reboot

OK see if I can write this and make since?! Thanks for pointing out that location. I went to check it out and that localtime file was not in /etc there was a file localtime-copied-from. and it pointed to in usr/shared/timezone. I looked there, and saw localtime which said missing a link to /etc/loca...
by fi5ban
04 Nov 2013, 03:02
Forum: General chat
Topic: Clock won't keep setting after reboot(Solved)
Replies: 29
Views: 12134

Re: Clock won't keep setting after reboot

great will do that thanks!!

question thought why does it work ok in xfce with out creating that in rootcopy??

again thanks for all the work the team is doing
by fi5ban
04 Nov 2013, 01:02
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Possible Time Stamp Shifting Between System Time And App
Replies: 30
Views: 7939

Re: Possible Time Stamp Shifting Between System Time And App

I am only seeing this issue in razor myself xfce and mate seem to hold time just fine
by fi5ban
03 Nov 2013, 23:10
Forum: General chat
Topic: Clock won't keep setting after reboot(Solved)
Replies: 29
Views: 12134

Clock won't keep setting after reboot(Solved)

Hi All New to portues but am an avid lover of it already!!! Now just trying to decide between XFCE and Razor Like the over all operation and feel of Razor> I have came across an issue with time setting when I go into porues setting and set it to local machine it changes but when I reboot it goes bac...