Search found 9 matches

by Englischdude
23 May 2015, 08:38
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: SOLVED - save.dat issues
Replies: 9
Views: 3709

Re: save.dat issues - UPDATED

solved.

managed to get a fresh install working with a ext3 file system. The reason I was using fat was I was having problems getting a linux install to work.

All saving is done automatically, all working as expected.
by Englischdude
22 May 2015, 13:12
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: SOLVED - save.dat issues
Replies: 9
Views: 3709

Re: save.dat issues

So, seems like the sd card i was using has used up its service life. I just installed the iso on a new card using rufus and all is fine. I still have some elementary newbie questions concerning saving. 1. What is the difference between saving to a file and saving to a module? 2. I have setup my save...
by Englischdude
20 May 2015, 19:34
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: SOLVED - save.dat issues
Replies: 9
Views: 3709

Re: save.dat issues

oh je, now I have even bigger fish to fry. Cant even boot from the SD Card even though I have changed nothing. Now when I boot I just get a black Screen prompt stating something like no Default or UI directive found or something. Will do a fresh install when I get home from my travels tomorrow on a ...
by Englischdude
20 May 2015, 14:39
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: SOLVED - save.dat issues
Replies: 9
Views: 3709

Re: save.dat issues

and here some more info to help with the diagnosis: root@porteus:~# cat /var/log/porteus-livedbg /proc/cmdline # Recognized devices: /dev/sda1: LABEL="System-reserviert" UUID="F08C806B8C802E62" TYPE="ntfs" /dev/sda2: UUID="86E283AAE2839CD5" TYPE="ntfs" /dev/mmcblk0p1: LABEL="USB-Stick" UUID="27af9fc...
by Englischdude
20 May 2015, 14:11
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: SOLVED - save.dat issues
Replies: 9
Views: 3709

SOLVED - save.dat issues

Hi, i am having some issues with saving to my save.dat. Everytime I go through the process there are a number of error messages which appear. my system is in german hence one of the messages being in german. Here is the procedure I use: - under system - system settings open the save manager - select...
by Englischdude
20 May 2015, 11:10
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: SOLVED - Update flash plugin. Porteus 3.1 Mate with FF
Replies: 4
Views: 1951

Re: Update flash plugin. Porteus 3.1 Mate with FF

If my memory doesn't fails me, then in my case of 64-bit LXQt Porteus I have done the following. 1. From https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/otherversions/ downloaded package for Linux 64-bit named install_flash_player_11_linux.x86_64.tar.gz. Firefox saved it to Downloads folder. 2. I was logged in a...
by Englischdude
19 May 2015, 15:49
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: SOLVED - Update flash plugin. Porteus 3.1 Mate with FF
Replies: 4
Views: 1951

Re: Update flash plugin. Porteus 3.1 Mate with FF

thanks for your quick response. I made the changes you mentioned and saved the session to my save.dat and rebooted, I have started youtube in FF and get the message "firefox has prevented the outdated plugin "adobe flash" from running on www.youtube.com" I have the option to "allow", however when I ...
by Englischdude
19 May 2015, 14:25
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: SOLVED - Update flash plugin. Porteus 3.1 Mate with FF
Replies: 4
Views: 1951

SOLVED - Update flash plugin. Porteus 3.1 Mate with FF

Hi All, am really loving porteus, does everything I need in a mobile distro, the only issue I am having is that when browsing very often I get the message that the plugin is outdated/been deactivated etc. Could someone please walk me through the process of updating the flash plugin step by step so a...
by Englischdude
02 May 2015, 20:30
Forum: Porteus Praisers
Topic: Luv it!
Replies: 2
Views: 2305

Luv it!

I am an avid Linux Mint user on all my home desktops, however I was looking for a distro which I could run from an SD card for use during travels on my work laptop, which had both skype and flash support out of the box. I tried Puppy, but skype was a problem because of the alsa/pulse saga. Porteus l...