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by Timmi
02 Oct 2017, 01:46
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: No Browser?
Replies: 9
Views: 3812

No Browser?

Have you looked here: http://dl.porteus.org/x86_64/Porteus-v3.2.2/modules/ Download, put in your modules folder, dbl click on it, activate. :) Hi Ed, OK, I've read everything, and was about to act on suggestions... forgive me for being such a newb... but how does one get to an http location when th...
by Timmi
02 Oct 2017, 01:43
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: No Browser?
Replies: 9
Views: 3812

No Browser?

privateip wrote:
31 Aug 2017, 12:20
Hi,
I use Firefox by downloading the version I prefer from https://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/firefox/releases/
Extract the file in /mnt/sda1/programs and make link firefox, then put that link in Desktop
How do you get there without a browser?
by Timmi
02 Oct 2017, 01:42
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: No Browser?
Replies: 9
Views: 3812

No Browser?

hi guys, sorry I did not answer sooner. Life. And I never got a notification that there was a reply. Anyways, I'm here now. @Ed: thank you. No, I did not look there. Because when running it live, there was no way for me to look anything up. Thanks for the tip. @ncmprhnsbl: that is quite the cop-out....
by Timmi
30 Aug 2017, 22:28
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: No Browser?
Replies: 9
Views: 3812

No Browser?

I was giving Porteus a spin, 3.2.2 and I noticed that there is no browser. I thought: Really? That can't be! I found one that is text-based, but since it is unstalble, crashing shortly after launch, that is not very helpful. Or have I just not found it? Maybe someone can show me where it is hidden? ...
by Timmi
24 Apr 2017, 17:41
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Porteus Live Mate : no browser? no package manager?
Replies: 19
Views: 7172

Re: Porteus Live Mate : no browser? no package manager?

Following the links it brings me to a place where it states that for Chrome only 64bit is available. @Bogomips: Like I mentioned, I have to reboot into PepperMint in order to access this forum, as there is no browser in the Porteus I obtained from download recently. Links crashes: unable to connect ...
by Timmi
24 Apr 2017, 03:31
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Porteus Live Mate : no browser? no package manager?
Replies: 19
Views: 7172

Re: Porteus Live Mate : no browser? no package manager?

Yeah, regarding the instructions I didn't understand how one gets to that directory (in 1.) or can paste the url into a browser (in 2.) when one doesn't yet have access to a browser in order to do that. Try the instructions Blaze posted. :wink: Regarding Blaze's post, forgive me for asking this, bu...
by Timmi
24 Apr 2017, 03:02
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Porteus Live Mate : no browser? no package manager?
Replies: 19
Views: 7172

Re: Porteus Live Mate : no browser? no package manager?

Welcome to Porteus. Please also see http://forum.porteus.org/viewtopic.php?f=81&t=6552 :) Yeah, regarding the instructions I didn't understand how one gets to that directory (in 1.) or can paste the url into a browser (in 2.) when one doesn't yet have access to a browser in order to do that. ps: bt...
by Timmi
23 Apr 2017, 17:17
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Porteus Live Mate : no browser? no package manager?
Replies: 19
Views: 7172

Porteus Live Mate : no browser? no package manager?

I downloaded Porteus live Mate desktop (recently after the build server was discontinued). I'm trying to convince my 11yo daughter to let go of her PepperMint6 in favor of something faster on her eeePC1000he (2gb ram) I'm running it live, but there is no browser, and there appears to be no software ...