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by bigbass
01 Feb 2012, 16:49
Forum: Development
Topic: [SOLVED] xterm font tweak to supress and fix a font error
Replies: 2
Views: 11046

Re: xterm font tweak to supress and fix a font error

updated first post again with better colors and font
by bigbass
01 Feb 2012, 14:57
Forum: Development
Topic: [SOLVED] xterm font tweak to supress and fix a font error
Replies: 2
Views: 11046

[SOLVED] xterm font tweak to supress and fix a font error

error message before xterm: cannot load font '-misc-fixed-medium-r-semicondensed--13-120-75-75-c-60-iso10646-1' you need to make a .Xdefaults file in your $HOME to keep it simple here is what I used to test with the contents of .Xdefaults updated .Xdefaults from info at arch xterm*geometry: 80x25 xt...
by bigbass
30 Jan 2012, 00:33
Forum: Community effort
Topic: BaCon the classic basic language to a compiled C app
Replies: 3
Views: 2222

BaCon the classic basic language to a compiled C app

BaCon converter main official website http://www.basic-converter.org/ some more apps you can compile http://basic-converter.proboards.com/ I use the nick big_bass elsewhere My first post so I want to say that Porteus is the best live cd I have used in years http://bigbass-porteus.googlecode.com/file...
by bigbass
28 Jan 2012, 23:40
Forum: Artwork
Topic: mimetypes and icons for Porteus
Replies: 0
Views: 2214

mimetypes and icons for Porteus

Having some fun with a new tool if you like them use them :) Joe http://puppy2.org/slaxer/Porteus/empty_module128_blank-128_96.png http://puppy2.org/slaxer/Porteus/empty_porteus128_blank-128_96.png http://puppy2.org/slaxer/Porteus/ball-check-bl_porteus128_clear-but-tr_96.png http://puppy2.org/slaxer...
by bigbass
28 Jan 2012, 05:49
Forum: Community effort
Topic: [SCRIPT] remove only recently installed packages GUI
Replies: 3
Views: 1132

Re: [SCRIPT] remove only recently installed packages GUI

Hamza
Please provide us a short description
Yes, I also updated the script (cleaned up some un used stuff) it had a strange error that I corrected for Porteus use
sorry I was late to respond just came back from work
Joe
by bigbass
27 Jan 2012, 19:19
Forum: Community effort
Topic: [SCRIPT] remove only recently installed packages GUI
Replies: 3
Views: 1132

[SCRIPT] remove only recently installed packages GUI

what this does is remove recently installed packages NOT modules you must have an installed Porteus because this looks for the "boot device:" /mnt/live/var/log/livedbg this way only a small list of packages will be seen making it easy to see what you had installed recently it uses a Xdialog GUI chec...
by bigbass
26 Jan 2012, 17:33
Forum: Community effort
Topic: build packages from slackware sources with a Xdialog gui
Replies: 0
Views: 1065

build packages from slackware sources with a Xdialog gui

this is an unofficial too l that is only intended for a very small group of people that are used to the old school way of packaging and would like something lite *there may be a need for something like this so I will fill that small part * a pre step to get more packages compiled on Porteus then the...
by bigbass
23 Jan 2012, 14:54
Forum: Community effort
Topic: repackage preinstalled packages
Replies: 5
Views: 2690

Re: repackage preinstalled packages

Hey brokenman thanks for trying and the detailed feedback brokenman » 23 Jan 2012, 12:03 Great works OK. Just a few small glitches that can be easily fixed. ERROR: Can't make output package in current directory. done: package rebuilt and stored at /tmp/build4176/.tgz this is not a Porteus problem or...
by bigbass
23 Jan 2012, 06:15
Forum: Community effort
Topic: conv-mp3-mp3mono
Replies: 0
Views: 825

conv-mp3-mp3mono

conv-mp3-mp3mono I have some radio programs I listen to and when I download the mp3's some are 70mb and after running the script it gets reduced down to 6mb so you can see quickly how fast you would fill up a mp3 player for me the sound quality is fine and I can fit 10 times the amount of programs/s...
by bigbass
23 Jan 2012, 03:42
Forum: Community effort
Topic: repackage preinstalled packages
Replies: 5
Views: 2690

Re: repackage preinstalled packages

Hey brokenman Can you give an example of how to accomplish this? This would be useful. sure, I don't know all the nice features that are now available with Porteus (still learning) what you added however this is a tool I used before and wanted to see if it would work for preinstalled packages there ...
by bigbass
21 Jan 2012, 23:28
Forum: Community effort
Topic: repackage preinstalled packages
Replies: 5
Views: 2690

repackage preinstalled packages

this isnt an official package some tools I wrote a few years ago that I am porting to Porteus this has a Xdialog front end using a modified rebuildpkg backend * I commented the sources # repackage any installed packages # they are placed in /tmp/build## # packages remain installed nothing is remove...
by bigbass
17 Jan 2012, 15:45
Forum: pBuild Scripts
Topic: Make a pBuild
Replies: 26
Views: 6449

Re: Make a pBuild

Hey Hamza it isnt like a standard slackbuild script because it's a bit different the development is quick with new updates frequently so packaging it the standard way is not a good thing to do what this script does is download and compile "the compiler" the way I wrote the script it will always buil...
by bigbass
16 Jan 2012, 19:37
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Lite package tools for power users *depreciated*
Replies: 8
Views: 2235

Re: Lite package tools for power users only Xdialog GUI

I dont know if fanthom tested it or not but I posted first in chat and he said I should post in the development section so that any ideas wouldnt be lost I am trying to get comfortable using porteus I have made many packages I would like to test this is how I can test things quickly on my own setup ...
by bigbass
16 Jan 2012, 19:18
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Lite package tools for power users *depreciated*
Replies: 8
Views: 2235

Re: Lite package tools for power users only Xdialog GUI

it would overwrite installpkg or other stock slackware package tools with a minor edit to slackware pkgtools to allow root installs that *was a change that happened from slackwares 12.1 to the current the new slackware package tools wont allow root installs without my tweak the reason I suggested to...
by bigbass
16 Jan 2012, 19:01
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Lite package tools for power users *depreciated*
Replies: 8
Views: 2235

Re: Lite package tools for power users only Xdialog GUI

Hamza or maybe this a light PPM for devs thanks for the welcome yes, just something lite for devs or people used to making packages and it will handle packages differently than the standard installer well I see it like if you go to a party some bring drinks some bring food some bring chips and some...