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by raja
21 May 2018, 10:20
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 55
Views: 1573

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

I just downloaded porteus-4.0-32 bit version to compare. As I said, the 'rootcopy' folder in the ISO only has guest permission. I copied to a FAT32 fs Flash Drive, It booted without any errors . root@porteus:/home/guest# ls -l $PORTDIR/ total 24 drwxrwxrwx 2 root root 4096 May 21 14:36 base/ -rwxrwx...
by raja
20 May 2018, 10:44
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 55
Views: 1573

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

How this can happen only for me? I extracted boot and porteus folders from ISO to this directory as usual. In all previous versions too ,I was using rootcopy directory as 'guest' only. Anyway if there is no inherent problems, We will conclude as "solved". Thanks for the effort and new kernel from br...
by raja
20 May 2018, 09:50
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 55
Views: 1573

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

Sorry,jss, logged again to the net just now. [ 0.000000] microcode: microcode updated early to revision 0x84, date = 2018-01-21 [ 0.000000] Linux version 4.16.8-porteus (root@) (gcc version 7.3.0 (GCC)) #2 SMP PREEMPT Sun May 13 11:06:05 Local time zone must be set-- [ 0.000000] Command line: BOOT_I...
by raja
19 May 2018, 09:24
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 55
Views: 1573

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

Yes, porteus-4.0/porteus folder is in ext4 fs. [root@porteus:/home/guest# ls -l $PORTDIR/ total 28 drwx------ 3 guest users 4096 May 18 13:42 base/ drwxr-xr-x 12 root root 4096 May 19 11:57 changes/ -rw-r--r-- 1 guest users 1015 Apr 29 11:12 make_iso.sh drwx------ 2 guest users 4096 May 19 00:43 mod...
by raja
18 May 2018, 17:51
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 55
Views: 1573

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

Forgot to say, 'rootcopy' folder is empty. Apart from 4 base modules, I have added only Opera.
by raja
18 May 2018, 11:08
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 55
Views: 1573

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

Hi All, Cheers... All problems vanished like thin ice, when I added APPEND norootcopy, in porteus.cfg. 1)My WiFi was listed ,connected. No "network disabled' message. Happy surfing! 2)No complications with "Pulse Audio"...No " failed to connect" error. Happy listening! 3) Logout, Screen Lock,Power o...
by raja
15 May 2018, 17:29
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 55
Views: 1573

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

Porteus-4.0 tried with new Kernel-4.16.8, and Mate desktop. Touchpad cursor works, but needed settings change in Mate for 'tap' option. Still, problems with Network Manager,Pulse Audio,Reboot/Shutdown actions continue. There is no Power icon or menu entry for shutdown/reboot/suspend commands. Only l...
by raja
07 May 2018, 18:49
Forum: General chat
Topic: Generic Linux Kernel
Replies: 0
Views: 123

Generic Linux Kernel

I remember having read that Porteus should boot with any generic Kernel as long as Kernel image and Kernel modules are of same version. I downloaded these .deb files for vmlinuz,modules and headers, from https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1PSEKJYXq5fm-xNR_lS2nTZ9QjVJ3uAtC and tried with porteus....
by raja
07 May 2018, 18:04
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 bug reports
Replies: 55
Views: 1573

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

Finally,I downloaded final release v4.0-LXQt: Kernel: Just like previous v4.15.2, v4.16.3 too is without support for Intel signal processing controller. No no touchpad. #Multi Function Driver: #Signal processing controller: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP Serial IO I2C Controller #0 (rev 21) need...
by raja
03 Apr 2018, 17:48
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Kernel Builder
Replies: 332
Views: 36284

Porteus Kernel Builder

Neko, Intel has released new intel-ucode file dated 03/15/2018, version-0x84. I am usng this and face no problem. Even, the condemned earlier version was giving me trouble free performance. Ofcource, I compiled v4.15.7 with 'CONFIG options selected for Microcode injection. You may, hence please do e...
by raja
16 Mar 2018, 12:00
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 412
Views: 58404

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

I still use August,2017 dated, Budgie. Perfect. Gnome settings are not available in others.Also MPV shows Samba-4.7.2 missing errors. ISO updating always, miss some dependencies here and there. Did you boot tested your current release? Gets stuck at lxdm on/off and fails to log in. Neko, Why don't y...
by raja
15 Mar 2018, 08:40
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Build new Applications as xzm modules
Replies: 5
Views: 155

Build new Applications as xzm modules

^^ You can not conclude so soon! 1) Nemisis, which was functioning well, failed to boot, when I shifted the folder to another partition. got stuck at 'login' screen. Previously, I saved the /home folder in 'root copy' folder. I removed that, and nemisis booted. But, Opera failed to load, complaining...
by raja
12 Mar 2018, 10:35
Forum: Security
Topic: Google Chrome, Chromium users
Replies: 1
Views: 398

Google Chrome, Chromium users

Above is true to "Opera" Browser also. In Firefox, type, about:config?filter=privacy.firstparty.isolate in the address bar, ENTER, Double click on firstparty.isolate, to make it "true". Be prepared to revert back, if you face problem, in all Browsers. These are experimental in nature. I use all thre...
by raja
11 Mar 2018, 18:41
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Kernel Builder
Replies: 332
Views: 36284

Porteus Kernel Builder

I could not locate the open suse page on pti.c, now. I must have jotted down somewhere.

Have a look and watch the progress here...

https://www.mail-archive.com/linux-kern ... 05741.html

or at;

git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/joro/linux.git pti-x32-v2

Thanks.
by raja
10 Mar 2018, 19:04
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Kernel Builder
Replies: 332
Views: 36284

Porteus Kernel Builder

neko, Suse Linux has suggested a patch for "PTI" for 32 bit Kernel. Has it been main streamed?
Now, there is no mitigation for 'meltdown' in 32 bit kernels.