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by linuxtothebone
14 Mar 2015, 20:33
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Clone Poretus
Replies: 13
Views: 3255

Re: Clone Poretus

thanks ncmprhnsbl, lol yes sometimes the simplest way is missed, I like your suggestion and will try that out.
Also thanks everyone else your knowledge and time is very much valued and there is good learning to be had from your help.
by linuxtothebone
28 Feb 2015, 11:42
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Clone Poretus
Replies: 13
Views: 3255

Re: Clone Poretus

Thanks, I have tried both...

Approach 1
the make.sh file did nothing at all I was in root and executed it but nothing happened

Approach 2

Great did work but there was no progress indication so waited and waited. Also the usb I want the clone to go to is smaller 4gb that the source one 8gb
by linuxtothebone
27 Feb 2015, 23:32
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Clone Poretus
Replies: 13
Views: 3255

Clone Poretus

Hi there,

How can I clone my porteus install?


Thanks
by linuxtothebone
15 Jan 2015, 08:54
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: USB 3.0 SLOW READ RATE
Replies: 18
Views: 3810

Re: USB 3.0 SLOW READ RATE

Hi beny, I know the lsusb output says there are 2 usb3 hubs but there is only one. My laptop has 3 usb ports and 1 usb 2.0, 1 usb 2.0 & Esata, 1 usb 3.0. I have checked each port by plugging in usb key then lsusb command in console and there is no register for usb3 on any other usb ports. When using...
by linuxtothebone
10 Jan 2015, 11:49
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: USB 3.0 SLOW READ RATE
Replies: 18
Views: 3810

Re: USB 3.0 SLOW READ RATE

Hi there, This is the most difficult thing I have tried to figure out with linux. lol Here is the output from linux mint. Yes I definately have usb3 port and only get usb3 performance on the read from device not the write to device. I dont know why. And I am not sure anyone does. this is the output ...
by linuxtothebone
30 Dec 2014, 10:21
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: USB 3.0 SLOW READ RATE
Replies: 18
Views: 3810

Re: USB 3.0 SLOW READ RATE

Hi Beny,

Any Ideas about what is happening and does anyone else have the same issue?
by linuxtothebone
30 Dec 2014, 10:19
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Bluetooth
Replies: 4
Views: 1156

Re: Bluetooth

hi there, thanks for your help. This is what I have done in terminal so far but have no successful results (p.s. is terminal the same as console?) guest@porteus:~$ sh rc.bluetooth sh: rc.bluetooth: No such file or directory guest@porteus:~$ su Password: root@porteus:/home/guest# sh rc.bluetooth sh: ...
by linuxtothebone
29 Dec 2014, 10:28
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: What do you like best and what do you find most challenging
Replies: 1
Views: 517

What do you like best and what do you find most challenging

hi everyone, I know this is probably not the correct place to post this but Im not sure where else to do so please move it to the appropriate place if you know one. I just wanted to create some recognition for all the work that has gone into this distro. I guess its an opportunity to give respect an...
by linuxtothebone
29 Dec 2014, 09:45
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Bluetooth
Replies: 4
Views: 1156

Re: Bluetooth

Bumpity bump.

Doesnt look like anyone wants to deal with this one.lol have I opened up a can of worms or something worse...
by linuxtothebone
27 Dec 2014, 23:51
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: [solved] no space left on device
Replies: 8
Views: 3738

Re: [solved] no space left on device

Holy moly, I fixed it!!!! heres how... I tried the 'always fresh' mode and yes that logged me in I deleted all the usm modules i had downloaded but it didnt fix the issue when i booted to the gui mode again. I didnt do the mount .dat file using mloop because i forgot about that tip, also I have neve...
by linuxtothebone
26 Dec 2014, 08:23
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: [solved] no space left on device
Replies: 8
Views: 3738

Re: [solved] no space left on device

Well well well... It seems that my system has no space and wont boot up the gui, this happened after I was downloading software at which time it froze and gave me a dialogue there was no space left on the system. what should i do, can I just get into it somehow and delete the files it had partially ...
by linuxtothebone
25 Dec 2014, 22:37
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [solved] is there a program like AUTOSTART? AUTOstart 1progr
Replies: 10
Views: 2137

Re: [solved] is there a program like AUTOSTART? AUTOstart 1p

Hi there thanks for your help, I have learned about what you recommended and also read the info on the following link... http://www.porteus.org/component/content/article/26-tutorials/general-info-tutorials/117-cheatcodes-what-they-are-and-how-to-use-them.html I have located and opened and studied th...
by linuxtothebone
25 Dec 2014, 09:54
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [solved] is there a program like AUTOSTART? AUTOstart 1progr
Replies: 10
Views: 2137

Re: [solved] is there a program like AUTOSTART? AUTOstart 1p

I also want to autostart a programme/s once desktop is loaded so my email and internet browser are automatically run.

have things evolved since this thread was started and is there now a straight forward solution?

thanks
by linuxtothebone
25 Dec 2014, 09:50
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Bluetooth
Replies: 4
Views: 1156

Bluetooth

Hi there

Is there a bluetooth gui?

I have installed bluez and blueman

bluez is there when i use the grep command but there is nothing when I use the same command for blueman

I want to connect an audio device to send audio to can anyone help

thanks
by linuxtothebone
25 Dec 2014, 09:18
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Installing software
Replies: 16
Views: 3965

Re: Installing software

@ brokenman Well you will be pleased to know I just installed thunderbird and it showed up in the internet menu!!! I havent used it yet to see if it functions with out any trouble but I will soon find out. I used USM then converted the package also with the option in USM then copied to the /mnt/sdb1...