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by volumetricsteve
10 Aug 2015, 22:43
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Disable the startup sound (KDE)
Replies: 2
Views: 1000

Re: Disable the startup sound (KDE)

Thank you!
by volumetricsteve
09 Aug 2015, 14:37
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Disable the startup sound (KDE)
Replies: 2
Views: 1000

Disable the startup sound (KDE)

I see about 30 ways to disable sound at startup, but I can't find much of anything on turning specific OS sounds on and off - particularly the awkwardly loud and long start up noise. I use Porteus as my everyday-use OS, so sound is important, just not the startup noise. Thanks in advance for your help
by volumetricsteve
04 Aug 2015, 01:25
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Touchpad troubles
Replies: 4
Views: 869

Re: Touchpad troubles

hmmm...isn't root copying what makes the file system live? No. See http://www.porteus.org/info/tips-and-tricks.html oh, I need to wrap my head around that. A goal of my system is to have everything copy into ram, and run from ram, So do I :) If anything has to be saved it's saved to a real file sys...
by volumetricsteve
03 Aug 2015, 17:27
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Touchpad troubles
Replies: 4
Views: 869

Re: Touchpad troubles

hmmm...isn't root copying what makes the file system live? A goal of my system is to have everything copy into ram, and run from ram, only syncing back to the usb drive when necessary I should also point out that I'm just starting out with Porteus and when it boots, it boots with the top most "graph...
by volumetricsteve
03 Aug 2015, 17:06
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Touchpad troubles
Replies: 4
Views: 869

Touchpad troubles

There are few things I hate on any machine more than "tap to click". I have found on another, older porteus forum post that someone was able to disable this by: synclient TapButton1=0 but then how to make that change persistent through reboots? Someone suggested adding that command to /etc/rc.d/rc.l...