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by raja
30 Sep 2018, 11:41
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [Solved] NEED HELP!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 1057

NEED HELP!!!

rtl8xxxu 77824 0 mac80211 233472 1 rtl8xxxu cfg80211 163840 1 mac80211 So, driver for your RTL8192 wireless card is loaded. Hover mouse pointer over Network icon in the panel at top right corner. If everything else is alright, you will see your SSID, along with your neighbours. Click on it. Passwor...
by raja
30 Sep 2018, 08:37
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [Solved] NEED HELP!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 1057

NEED HELP!!!

Jan, Porteus Linux 4.0 has already installed the driver for "Realtek RTL8192 Wireless LAN 802.11n USB 2.0 Network Adapter", along with the right "Firmware" in my 64 bit OS. It should be likewise for the 32 bit OS also. So, there is no need to install any drivers. I don't understand when you say /lib...
by raja
28 Sep 2018, 17:20
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [Solved] NEED HELP!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 1057

NEED HELP!!!

Jan, drivers for Realtek WiFi are already installed for many models, under, Open file system and look for, /lib/modules/4.xx-porteus/kernel/drivers/net/wireless/realtek/ You may be knowing your wifi model number, if not look for your wifi model in /var/log/dmesg. There are 3 directories,for rtl mode...
by raja
27 Aug 2018, 19:08
Forum: General chat
Topic: Now, provide the tune that you would play or are playing
Replies: 39
Views: 3357

Now, provide the tune that you would play or are playing

This one is from the 80s. Someone has digitally mastered from LP record. Songs that can bring down BP to 120/75 mm Hg. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S8pIrxEJY3w Donald, you talked about HiFi/ mastering quality.. Does this meet? Please give a link to a perfectly recorded music. The video of above s...
by raja
16 Aug 2018, 10:21
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 booting bug reports
Replies: 12
Views: 675

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

Does your grub2 menu invoke the porteus.cfg menu?
No.

Forget my bla.bla on renaming. Superfluous.
by raja
14 Aug 2018, 10:34
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 booting bug reports
Replies: 12
Views: 675

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

Ed_P, You can experiment..rename Porteus written boot folder with a -p. Copy [BOOT],boot,efi folders from one of neko's isos. The boot directory will have a grub directory with , x86_64.efi, efiboot.img and grub.cfg. folder/files. Edit your grub menu, off you go. I use the same USB disk to boot 6 di...
by raja
13 Aug 2018, 08:57
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0 booting bug reports
Replies: 12
Views: 675

Porteus-v4.0 bug reports

I boot following from a single USB disk with syslinux boot information. But have boot and efi directories. Boot directory has grub. Grub Menu: menuentry "Porteus" { set gfxpayload=keep linux /boot/vmlinuz-4.18-rc3 ipv6.disable=1 initrd /boot/intel-ucode.img /boot/initrd.xz } menuentry "Nemisis-New" ...
by raja
13 Aug 2018, 08:39
Forum: XFCE
Topic: Problem with VLC LAN under 4.0 64bit Porteus.
Replies: 20
Views: 718

Problem with VLC LAN under 4.0 64bit Porteus.

vlc-3.0.2-x86_64-1alien module, I use is only 45.7 MB. and it runs fine with jssś QT base module.
by raja
13 Aug 2018, 08:04
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Gaming with non free nvidia drivers and persistent uefi sd card boot
Replies: 2
Views: 267

Gaming with non free nvidia drivers and persistent uefi sd card boot

Try Etcher, to make EFI boot device on an SD card.but,doubt if that can be made persistent. Etcher can prepare two partitions, simple to use, error free writing....no manual intervention....

https://etcher.io
by raja
05 Aug 2018, 19:44
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: How to update intel-microcode
Replies: 11
Views: 449

How to update intel-microcode

Yes, Blaze,Brokenman, Revision 0xC6 is the latest OEM firmware, for your processor. Now, your Hardware is permanently written with this firmware, provided by Intel to the Motherboard manufacturer. Intel software update for microcode 3/7/2018 ,release does not include this. I verified for mine. I sho...
by raja
05 Aug 2018, 10:11
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: How to update intel-microcode
Replies: 11
Views: 449

How to update intel-microcode

Intel Data sheet says that for Skylake S with cpuid:506E3 (yours - 6th generation), current Production release OEM firmware is 0xC6. I presume , after BIOS flashing , there will be no need for including intel-ucode.cpio in boot menu,but needs current Kernel with all Intel suggested patches. Can you ...
by raja
02 Aug 2018, 19:35
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: How to update intel-microcode
Replies: 11
Views: 449

How to update intel-microcode

guest@porteus:~/Downloads$ /usr/sbin/iucode_tool -v --write-earlyfw=intel-ucode.cpio intel-ucode /usr/sbin/iucode_tool: processed 165 valid microcode(s), 165 signature(s), 165 unique signature(s) /usr/sbin/iucode_tool: selected 165 microcode(s), 165 signature(s) /usr/sbin/iucode_tool: Writing selec...
by raja
02 Aug 2018, 19:30
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: How to update intel-microcode
Replies: 11
Views: 449

How to update intel-microcode

Blaze, looks like only Microcode revision 0xc2 dated 2017-11-16 , matches your Intel processor. Later revisions may be for current Processors. If Microcode without the cpio parameter in the menu is different from 0xc2, Linux has indeed updated your firmware. cheers, nothing for you in the Intel's Ju...
by raja
02 Aug 2018, 18:02
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: How to update intel-microcode
Replies: 11
Views: 449

How to update intel-microcode

https://www.archlinux.org/packages/extra/any/intel-ucode/ Get the intel- ucode image from above link. include that in your boot parameter for initrd.. initrd /xxx/intel-ucode.img /xxx/initrd.xz or get the data file from, https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/27945/Linux-Processor-Microcode-Data-...