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by brokenman
23 Apr 2018, 23:20
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Audio CDs on Porteus and a nice surprise
Replies: 4
Views: 83

Audio CDs on Porteus and a nice surprise

:buhehe: He uses CDs. That's so 90s.
by brokenman
23 Apr 2018, 16:09
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Timezone and RTC timescale cheatcodes does not work
Replies: 1
Views: 92

Timezone and RTC timescale cheatcodes does not work

If I run 'ntpdate pool.ntp.org' command, my RTC will be set (altered) too, or only the system time? Only your system time. That said, you can now test your first question without screwing your RTC. This clock question has been asked a few times onthe forum. Dig around a bit and you should find the ...
by brokenman
22 Apr 2018, 01:06
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Lynx desktop files - using a text-browser efficiently
Replies: 6
Views: 195

Lynx desktop files - using a text-browser efficiently

That's great! Thanks for the write-up, I enjoyed it a lot. I'm a user.
by brokenman
21 Apr 2018, 20:04
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: [Solved...] Salix repo doesn't load...
Replies: 3
Views: 91

Salix repo doesn't load...

Maybe a temporary glitch in repo since it seems to be working now.
by brokenman
21 Apr 2018, 19:57
Forum: Development
Topic: Printing and scanning for Porteus
Replies: 9
Views: 1174

Printing and scanning for Porteus

:Yahoo!: Thanks Blaze!
by brokenman
21 Apr 2018, 13:46
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Ethernet not working at all
Replies: 8
Views: 126

Ethernet not working at all

Are you using the kiosk version?
by brokenman
21 Apr 2018, 13:41
Forum: Development
Topic: Save or not at shutdown - the real possibility of choice
Replies: 2
Views: 101

Save or not at shutdown - the real possibility of choice

Only I am sure the an average user does not even notice this message, and even he notices, he should be very vigilant and fast to be able to make a good decision. If the user didn't open the configuration file and type in the cheatcode to save on exit then the 3 second message wouldn't appear. This...
by brokenman
14 Apr 2018, 23:49
Forum: Development
Topic: make firmware_install on kernel linux-4.14.34
Replies: 4
Views: 181

make firmware_install on kernel linux-4.14.34

Firmware was removed from the kernel source and is now handled by the distro packages. You can get all the firmware in the kernel-firmware slackware package.
http://packages.slackware.com
by brokenman
08 Apr 2018, 13:29
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 112
Views: 5139

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Thanks. I'll apply these patches. Further patches are welcome.
by brokenman
07 Apr 2018, 00:38
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 112
Views: 5139

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Thanks alsass,

The patches would be appreciated.
by brokenman
18 Mar 2018, 15:58
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: Lxde DE Module
Replies: 32
Views: 536

Lxde DE Module

mloop is just a script to ease mounting of file systems. It's the file system that is read-only as is reported in the above output. mount -o loop /path/to/module.xzm /mnt/loop mount -o loop /path/to/savefile.dat /mnt/loop You will get two different results with the above commands. One writable and o...
by brokenman
18 Mar 2018, 15:49
Forum: Programming
Topic: Porteus module activation status
Replies: 76
Views: 9895

Porteus module activation status

Probably tonight. I will upload the base ISO for desktop maintainers to create desktops around.
by brokenman
18 Mar 2018, 15:48
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 112
Views: 5139

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

I'll see if I can add slackwarepatches to the GUI.
by brokenman
18 Mar 2018, 13:29
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 112
Views: 5139

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

slackware-patches IS slackware.
by brokenman
17 Mar 2018, 21:03
Forum: Programming
Topic: Porteus module activation status
Replies: 76
Views: 9895

Porteus module activation status

jssouza wrote:
08 Mar 2018, 12:16
I guess this is now a general problem in all porteus scripts that check /proc/cmdline.
I the next release you may now check the single file /etc/bootcmd.cfg