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by niculinux
06 Apr 2012, 19:10
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Porteus uses the zen kernel?
Replies: 3
Views: 1304

[SOLVED] Porteus uses the zen kernel?

Hello, good night :Rose:

ok, that a very very simple question I'd like to ask since I really can't manage to get it.. :crazy: :crazy: :crazy:

Porteus uses the Linux Zen Kernel or not?

thanks.... :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops:
by niculinux
23 Feb 2012, 13:22
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Some about desktop enviroments in Porteus
Replies: 6
Views: 2424

Some about desktop enviroments in Porteus

Hello again :Rose: AFAIK Porteus is the only distro that I have seen in my shot linux life, that bears the feature of booting with 2 de: KDE and LXDE 1) How this is possible? :crazy: :crazy: 2) What is the reason? 3) Are you gonna split porteus in 2 mainstream versions (LXDE and KDE) in the future? ...
by niculinux
23 Feb 2012, 09:48
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Bootloader in/for Porteus
Replies: 3
Views: 1727

Re: Bootloader in/for Porteus

thanks for your explanations! isolinux homepage: http://www.syslinux.org/wiki/index.php/ISOLINUX syslinux homepage: http://www.syslinux.org/wiki/index.php/The_Syslinux_Project extlinux homepage: http://www.syslinux.org/wiki/index.php/EXTLINUX Is there another bootloader you'd like to try? no, since ...
by niculinux
23 Feb 2012, 09:45
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Package Mnagement in Porteus
Replies: 2
Views: 1057

Re: Package Mnagement in Porteus

ok, thanks

the slakyd homepage: http://slacky.eu/~dani/slackyd/

mmhhh...it seems an italian project! :Yahoo!:
by niculinux
23 Feb 2012, 09:42
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Wireless problems with Broadcom wi fi card
Replies: 31
Views: 17775

Re: [SOLVED] Wireless problems with Broadcom wi fi card

Correct. These drivers were removed from the v1.1 of porteus because it as reported that the kernel should now contain all necessary drivers for the broadcom family. As seen this is not always the case, and for this reason Fanthom decided to reinclude the broadcom drivers for the latest Porteus-v1....
by niculinux
22 Feb 2012, 20:32
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Strange problem with Wicd connection manager windw
Replies: 4
Views: 1302

Re: Strange problem with Wicd connection manager windw

ok, as you told of pastebin in this thread heres the paste for my /var/log/wicd/wicd.log : http://pastebin.com/9h3279FM+ porteus 1.1 64bit version :) :) typing wicd-gtk in a terminal windos, then clicking on "Disconnect" button the systems hangs suddenly with no output, I can only 1) Plug off th ac ...
by niculinux
22 Feb 2012, 20:18
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Wireless problems with Broadcom wi fi card
Replies: 31
Views: 17775

Re: Wireless problems with Broadcom wi fi card (Porteus 1.1)

OK, I managed to so solve the wi fi problem! :Yahoo!: :Yahoo!: all I did was to download the broadcom-sta-5.100.82.112_3.1.8_porteus-x86_64-2_SBo.xzm module you posted above, and pui into thhe /porteus/modules/ folder (this time I used an USB stick :D :D ) chose to boot athe lxde flavor, picked the ...
by niculinux
22 Feb 2012, 19:58
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Package Mnagement in Porteus
Replies: 2
Views: 1057

Package Mnagement in Porteus

In porteus, asdide from the native slackware's package management (installpkg, updatepkg, etc) are includedo some more CLI tools (es. slapt-get?) and what are, if any, GUI graphical package managers? (es. somethin like synaptic and so on) sorry, they're kinda stupid questions, but you never know... ...
by niculinux
22 Feb 2012, 19:56
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Bootloader in/for Porteus
Replies: 3
Views: 1727

Bootloader in/for Porteus

So...what is the default bootloader(s) sed in porteus relases?

And what are the other ones avaiable in the repositories?
by niculinux
22 Feb 2012, 19:19
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Strange problem with Wicd connection manager windw
Replies: 4
Views: 1302

Re: Strange problem with Wicd connection manager windw

ok I will give a try, in the meantime I very beg for your mercy, I have make a huge mistake: I posted here in the 32 bit ibstead of 64 bit forum!!! :wall: :wall: :wall: :wall: :wall: :wall: :wall: :wall: :wall: :wall: please can you move this to the proper 64 bit forum section? I thanks oyu standin ...
by niculinux
20 Feb 2012, 14:25
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Wireless problems with Broadcom wi fi card
Replies: 31
Views: 17775

Re: Wireless problems with Broadcom wi fi card (Porteus 1.1)

I booted porteus live but not by an usb stick, I burned it to a cd... this is not a problem. porteus is very flexible in that matter: you can load modules placed in some folder on your hard-drive while booting from CD. you can prepare the folder while being on Windows or Mac or whatever. please cre...
by niculinux
20 Feb 2012, 12:36
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Strange problem with Wicd connection manager windw
Replies: 4
Views: 1302

Strange problem with Wicd connection manager windw

Hello Just wanted to say that despite my wi-fi problems (see here ) when I click on the button "Disconnect" of the Wicd connection manager main window the sistem suddenly hangs at once and there's no way to bring it back to savyness...I could reboot by firin some ctrl+alt+canc burst fire... :D that'...
by niculinux
20 Feb 2012, 12:28
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Wireless problems with Broadcom wi fi card
Replies: 31
Views: 17775

Re: Wireless problems with Broadcom wi fi card (Porteus 1.1)

in the end broadcom suggest to buil and use an hybrid driver, here: this is exactly the driver which i posted above. all what you need to do it to download xzm module (this is archive - same as rar - containing broadcom kernel driver), put to /porteus/modules folder on your usb stick and reboot. if...
by niculinux
20 Feb 2012, 12:19
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] What is a xzm linux kernel module?
Replies: 3
Views: 6844

Re: What is a xzm linux kernel module?

g r e a t

thanks :Yahoo!:
by niculinux
19 Feb 2012, 15:39
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] What is a xzm linux kernel module?
Replies: 3
Views: 6844

[SOLVED] What is a xzm linux kernel module?

Like the subject says:

1)what is it?

2) it's tipycal of porteus kernel

3) how do I use manage them? (load into kerel and remove from it?