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by Obosan
10 Apr 2014, 16:34
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Problem booting to GUI
Replies: 25
Views: 4712

Re: Problem booting to GUI

SIS VGA issue occurred in my old laptop for booting to GUI. I followed fanthom 's solution and I could successfully open xfce v.3. Thank you for your support. But when I reboot it, new xorg.conf doesn't seem to work. I prepared save.dat in USB flash drive before the reboot though. How can I save /et...
by Obosan
09 Apr 2014, 14:49
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?
Replies: 16
Views: 1288

Re: How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?

Bonjour, francois! google-chrome: I modified the file /opt/google/chrome/google-chrome and added --user-data-dir. After reboot, chrome opened! Bravo! I shall give you the output of Terminal Emulator as follows: root@porteus:~/Downloads# /opt/google/chrome/google-chrome [2557:2578:0409/232311:ERROR:o...
by Obosan
09 Apr 2014, 04:37
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?
Replies: 16
Views: 1288

Re: How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?

Bom dia! brokenman :D Any reason you are not using the latest version? Before using Porteus in Flash Drive I tried v3.0 LXDE and xfce CD-ROM too, but they didn't open and work. I thought this is due to my computer's specification or something. After clicking Always fresh mode, monitor of my laptop w...
by Obosan
09 Apr 2014, 04:05
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?
Replies: 16
Views: 1288

Re: How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?

I got 04-chrome.xzm from http://dl.porteus.org/i486/current/modules/ root@porteus:~/Downloads# /opt/google/chrome/google-chrome [2896:2896:0409/125141:ERROR:chrome_browser_main_extra_parts_gtk.cc(51)] Startup refusing to run as root. root@porteus:~/Downloads# guest@porteus:~$ cd Downloads guest@port...
by Obosan
08 Apr 2014, 18:43
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?
Replies: 16
Views: 1288

Re: How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?

Regarding 3. How can I add Firefox icon on Launcher in place of Opera?, I googled as you suggested and found a solution. Here is what I have done, I right clicked on Opera icon to see Properties, and then open it. By creating New Item of Launcher, I typed name and comment: firefox, command: /usr/bin...
by Obosan
08 Apr 2014, 17:41
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?
Replies: 16
Views: 1288

Re: How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?

Bonjour francois! Thanks for your prompt reply.

On the right side of panel, I see "guest", therefore
I don't think I am in root mode. Am I correct ?

Do you know why those browsers icon are not in
Application Menu if I can use all of them?
by Obosan
08 Apr 2014, 16:51
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?
Replies: 16
Views: 1288

[SOLVED] How can I put various browsers in Application Menu?

This is my first time to use Linux. I compared with multiple distributions and finally I decided to use Porteus xfce v2.1. Thank you for creating such a nice portable Linux. It is very fast and works fine out of the box. I need to use various browsers with Porteus, so I put 04-firefox.xzm, 04-chrome...