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by Mario
30 Dec 2014, 18:06
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: nVidia 173 driver module for 3.1 final?
Replies: 5
Views: 1043

Re: nVidia 173 driver module for 3.1 final?

What is the output for your graphic card? lspci |grep VGA lspci Did you think to use xrandr? In the autostart file a command like: xrandr --output LVDS1 --mode 1366x768 should do the job. What are the screen definitions for your screen? xrandr: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/NVIDIA#TwinView h...
by Mario
24 Dec 2014, 05:07
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: nVidia 173 driver module for 3.1 final?
Replies: 5
Views: 1043

Re: nVidia 173 driver module for 3.1 final?

Hi Mario It seems not to be possible Look here: http://forum.porteus.org/viewtopic.php?f=53&t=3983&start=165#p29705 You can use the kernel-module, vmlinuz and the 173.xx driver from 3.0.1 Might have to try this route. Why don't you build it yourself for your porteus system. The nvidia package for 1...
by Mario
24 Dec 2014, 02:43
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: nVidia 173 driver module for 3.1 final?
Replies: 5
Views: 1043

nVidia 173 driver module for 3.1 final?

Not sure if this is the right place, but is there any plans for the driver module for nVidia 173? My graphics card uses this module and didn't spot it. I am going to try using the one from 3.0 Porteus (EDIT: this failed and it reverted to vesa). I appreciate the work of the developers of Porteus. Ve...
by Mario
23 Dec 2014, 17:28
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: LUKS Encrypted Porteus?
Replies: 4
Views: 1407

Re: LUKS Encrypted Porteus?

hi Mario, there is no point for full encryption - encrypt save.dat instead and keep all your personal stuff there. if you want to hide some programs then also use save.dat for them. in case of slackware packages you will have to use 'installpkg *.txz' instead of modules and job done. this approach ...
by Mario
23 Dec 2014, 08:17
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: LUKS Encrypted Porteus?
Replies: 4
Views: 1407

LUKS Encrypted Porteus?

I have been pondering the thought of a LUKS encrypted USB install of Porteus. However I can't find any information on how possible it is or how to do it or of any viable alternatives. I created a forum account specifically for this. My idea is to have everything except a boot partition on the USB st...