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by ElectriQT
02 Sep 2017, 23:59
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Zram, how to enable? (in Manjaro/Arch-Porteus)
Replies: 5
Views: 1350

Zram, how to enable? (in Manjaro/Arch-Porteus)

http://www.techrapid.co.uk/2017/04/create-zram-memory-compression-on-arch-linux.html works, (without sudo, I did it as root) "zRam is a virtual memory compression using block devices named /dev/zram using a fast compression algorithm that compress the least recently used (LRU) or inactive space in t...
by ElectriQT
26 Jan 2017, 00:46
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Zram, how to enable? (in Manjaro/Arch-Porteus)
Replies: 5
Views: 1350

Re: Zram,how to enable? (in Manjaro/Arch-Porteus)

boot/syslinux/ porteus.cfg APPEND initrd=initrd.xz changes=/porteus zram=25% -Nope,that did not work :- ( top (Htop) tells me: "Swp 0k/0k" Maybe I need to shut of any running normal Harddrive-swap first? [Edit: No, no difference. I tried swapon / swapoff -a ] EDIT, I have the LXDE-version of Manjar...
by ElectriQT
25 Jan 2017, 13:08
Forum: Security
Topic: update openssh please 2016 jan 15
Replies: 6
Views: 1608

Re: update openssh please 2016 jan 15

(Ok, just one year late to reply.. But the 3.5 have then worked so good for me, so I almost forgot about the forum :- ) No, Not a typo, I think just re-named the file to: Libdcadec.so.bak, and then the pacman(or pman, I dont remember..) did the rest, and I think it did re-"install" the file in that...
by ElectriQT
25 Jan 2017, 12:41
Forum: Security
Topic: Flash... Security :-/
Replies: 14
Views: 6530

Re: Flash... Security :-/

@brokenman , "Now I am glad to see the ass end of it" -Mmmm, yes, me to! And I hope it will just die now. Very soon. Also during 2015-2016 Adobe continued to be one of the worst software ever made, in regards of security, many hundreds of updates, just to fix the worst problems(!), And I assume that...
by ElectriQT
25 Jan 2017, 12:03
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Zram, how to enable? (in Manjaro/Arch-Porteus)
Replies: 5
Views: 1350

Zram, how to enable? (in Manjaro/Arch-Porteus)

Hi, long time since I was here, and the main reason for that: The Porteus 3.5 Nemesis works so nice for me! With the frequent updates and all. :- ) (I have seen some small bugs since I started, had to change upower / pm-util, needed to remove a symlink libcadec to be able to update, but I did figure...
by ElectriQT
20 Jan 2016, 00:39
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Porteus Nemesis v3.5 BUG REPORTS
Replies: 289
Views: 35364

Re: Porteus Nemesis v3.5 BUG REPORTS

I had a brutal crach when i did try 3.5, I/O Error all ower the place.. even network symbol was changed to a red sign, icons did disapear, could not mount usb, and a lot of other things did not work. Could not shutdown, Could not REISUB, mouse and Desktop did look normal, but a lot of things did not...
by ElectriQT
20 Jan 2016, 00:29
Forum: Security
Topic: update openssh please 2016 jan 15
Replies: 6
Views: 1608

Re: update openssh please 2016 jan 15

" m -rf /usr/lib/libdcadec.so.0 " I did this (before reading here), It did seems to do the trick, " pacman -S dcadec I did not do this.. And I later in the evening had a deadly crach, after a lot of "I/O -error" could not shutdown, could never startx again , just got the prompt, even after reboot, (...
by ElectriQT
19 Jan 2016, 11:50
Forum: Security
Topic: update openssh please 2016 jan 15
Replies: 6
Views: 1608

Re: update openssh please 2016 jan 15

(Porteus 3.5) I could download updates, and it seems to "install", but the update button still show up red. if I do a pman -Syu I get an error. Se below "dcadec: /usr/lib/libdcadec.so.0 exists in filesystem" (I run Porteus in "copy 2 ram"-mode, usb stick was mounted) guest ~ $ guest ~ $ sudo ufw ena...
by ElectriQT
19 Nov 2015, 10:30
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Porteus Nemesis v3.2 BUG REPORTS
Replies: 101
Views: 9744

Re: Porteus Nemesis v3.2 BUG REPORTS

Hi, Some more initial thoughts/findings, Sorry I dont have the time to make it pretty now, hope something can be useful for you/us: ****************************************** I Tested it on a bit Older HW this time a HP compaq 6715b,AMD Turion x2 64 bit. (has a high resolution screen. works) *******...
by ElectriQT
19 Nov 2015, 10:00
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Porteus Nemesis v3.2 BUG REPORTS
Replies: 101
Views: 9744

Re: Porteus Nemesis v3.2 BUG REPORTS

Hi, I have been testing the latest Nemesis 3.2 for some days now, (copy 2 ram) Looks and works great, but it is not stable, cant use it for work now, I did not see that frequent application-crashing on the version before(the gray one) but my hw is not identical now. Firefox 42.0 is the one that gets...
by ElectriQT
17 Nov 2015, 23:43
Forum: Tutorials and Documentation
Topic: Change Log
Replies: 23
Views: 4465

Re: Change Log

Thanks ElectriQT. I will continue the changelog for next release as this one changed from Nemesis to Porteus. Should not an USB inserted later on always pop up in FM as auto-mounted? Yes it should. Please post int he bugs section as I monitor that thread for bugs. Okay :-) I tested the new one toda...
by ElectriQT
15 Nov 2015, 13:40
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Nemesis: testers needed
Replies: 63
Views: 8755

Re: Nemesis: testers needed

Cool! Really Looking forward to test it

Aha, then I understand how you think about the pman/pacman, smart!
by ElectriQT
15 Nov 2015, 12:57
Forum: Tutorials and Documentation
Topic: Change Log
Replies: 23
Views: 4465

Re: Change Log

Uploaded new ISO v1.1.2 Main changes: A new boot time config script. Bumped the following packages in 001 curl-7.45.0-1 e2fsprogs-1.42.13-1 file-5.25-1 filesystem-2015.09-1 glib2-2.46.0-2 gnupg-2.1.8-4 hi Im Not sure how this work, but it seems like we should maybe consider "bumping" of this below ...
by ElectriQT
14 Nov 2015, 18:08
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Nemesis: testers needed
Replies: 63
Views: 8755

Re: Nemesis: testers needed

Ok, now I learnt how to unmount, and how to set and check sudo iptables -L , and tried ufw enable, I learn that "sudo" is almost like su ..but with my *guest* passwd, and that I needed to change it.. and I also learned how to use the new package manager , seems to work great!! https://wiki.archlinux...