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by beny
01 Apr 2020, 19:31
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: User creation on live-USB portable booting
Replies: 6
Views: 81

User creation on live-USB portable booting

hi meet, you can put a password on the syslinux prompt so only the owner can start to choose the boot line and login.
by beny
28 Mar 2020, 22:52
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus - USM error
Replies: 86
Views: 12476

Porteus - USM error

hi francois yes we are fine.but you know panta rei so we can't move from home,and yes i live in emilia, north, we are on the red zone....and this too will pass...
so you have to try slpkg isn't simple like usm but maybe is usefull.
by beny
28 Mar 2020, 17:30
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing
Replies: 56
Views: 992

Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing

Ed_P would you please show the ip link result and you have to use iw that is a low level software first or use wicd that scan for wifi automatically,if you have a password prompt what software use for...
by beny
28 Mar 2020, 15:44
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus - USM error
Replies: 86
Views: 12476

Porteus - USM error

hi, alwaysfunk take a look at this link: https://dslackw.gitlab.io/slpkg/ try it
by beny
27 Mar 2020, 22:24
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing
Replies: 56
Views: 992

Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing

and lsmod show you if this module is loaded,without module and firmware you can't do anything...
by beny
27 Mar 2020, 12:53
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing
Replies: 56
Views: 992

Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing

hi, Ed_P this is my kernel config,as you can see the intel kernel module is a module so you have to load it with modprobe,you have also the firmware when you load the module kernel the device is ready to go.. maybe, the lsmod show if you have it,i think you have to have the whole kernel,but you can ...
by beny
26 Mar 2020, 12:13
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing
Replies: 56
Views: 992

Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing

hi, Ed_P with lsmod you can see if the module of your wireless device is loaded, To check if the driver for your card has been loaded, check the output of the lspci -k ,if this is ok you have a name like this: bash-5.0# ip link 1: lo: <LOOPBACK,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 65536 qdisc noqueue state UNKNOWN mode...
by beny
25 Mar 2020, 15:57
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing
Replies: 56
Views: 992

Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing

https://mirrors.slackware.com/slackware ... i586-1.txz
sorry Ed_P, this one maybe work for you,a wiki on iw use is on the net. in the same directory:
https://mirrors.slackware.com/slackware ... 1-fw-1.txz
by beny
25 Mar 2020, 10:15
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing
Replies: 56
Views: 992

Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing

/root/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/iw-5.4-x86_64-1.txz iw: iw (tool for configuring Linux wireless devices) iw: iw: This package contains the `iw' tool which allows you to configure and iw: show information about wireless networking. The tool is currently used iw: for drivers based on...
by beny
24 Mar 2020, 19:51
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing
Replies: 56
Views: 992

Old Dell Latitude D610 Wireless missing

hi ,Ed_P the iw program can help you in your task or wicd but iw in console is more powerfull,try it
by beny
08 Mar 2020, 22:04
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How convert pkg.tar.zst to xzm?
Replies: 5
Views: 1223

How convert pkg.tar.zst to xzm?

http://www.mediafire.com/file/vhe9br83l ... 4.tgz/file try this Rava the build is done from the last git into a slackware current maybe you need qt5 . mediafire trial account
by beny
08 Mar 2020, 19:19
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: init=/bin/bash resistance?
Replies: 3
Views: 1156

init=/bin/bash resistance?

https://slackbuilds.org/repository/14.2 ... bootchart/ hi maybe try the slackware bootchart,if you run classic porteus,your link is usefull for neko system or nemesis based on arch system,but i can be wrong....
by beny
19 Feb 2020, 11:42
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 552
Views: 110614

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

for the touchpad try this on porteus conf in the append line: i8042.nopnp initcall_blacklist=dw_i2c_init_driver, for my system work after i have removed the usb mouse, only this issue on the systemctl,
● systemd-backlight@backlight:acpi_video0.service loaded failed failed Load/Save Screen Backligh
by beny
19 Feb 2020, 11:13
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 552
Views: 110614

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

odel: Aspire E5-553 V1.31 OS: Arch Linux x86_64 Kernel: 5.5.0-porteus Uptime: up 9 minutes Shell: bash 5.0.11 Resolution: 1366x768 DE: XFCE WM: Xfwm4 WM Theme: Default Theme: Adwaita [GTK2], Raleigh [GTK3] Icons: NuoveXT2 [GTK2/3] Terminal: Xfce4-terminal CPU: AMD A10-9600P RADEON R5, 10 COMPUTE COR...