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by bigbass
16 Oct 2012, 16:15
Forum: Community effort
Topic: cd dvd blu ray burner (Pburn) 3.7.5!
Replies: 23
Views: 7020

Re: cd dvd blu ray burner (Pburn)

Hey fanthom all slackbuilds and packages done for porteus 2 check the slackware 14 porteus 2 thread a bonus I updated pburn and gtkdialog for porteus-1.2 also below Joe A light burner ported to Porteus it uses gtkdialog for 32 bit Porteus Major update ! This is what you need to update porteus-1.2 to...
by bigbass
14 Oct 2012, 14:30
Forum: Community effort
Topic: slackware 14 packages and for "porteus 2 "
Replies: 5
Views: 6794

Re: slackware 14 packages and for "porteus 2 "

In order to maintain linux standards of sources and buildscripts I made slackbuilds with patched sources so if you want to build 64bit packages /modules it would be easier since there were no "official" slackbuilds for these *they are specialized source code and slackbuilds dependencies for pburn ht...
by bigbass
12 Oct 2012, 23:35
Forum: Community effort
Topic: slackware 14 packages and for "porteus 2 "
Replies: 5
Views: 6794

Re: slackware 14 packages and for "porteus 2 "

The latest Pburn for slackware 14 and Porteus 2 :Yahoo!: A credit link to the author Zigbert a fine job http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=23881 The needed packages are all here below I have patched all the sources and included the sources in /usr/share/doc/app name and added a how to ...
by bigbass
10 Oct 2012, 22:46
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: HOWTO make a "real" installation of Porteus to harddisk
Replies: 36
Views: 24400

Re: HOWTO make a "real" installation of Porteus to harddisk

Hey exton Thanks for taking the time to be transparent and document the steps you used and the link to the installer script the installer script is very interesting I havent seen that one before There is a nice how to chroot slackware if you google it I used that several times and it worked well whe...
by bigbass
10 Oct 2012, 16:20
Forum: Community effort
Topic: avfs virtual files
Replies: 3
Views: 1901

Re: avfs virtual files

This looks interesting. How do you see what is inside a box without opening it? This is a very good question and I had to think about it awhile before answering have someone else open the box for you :) poking in the sources all the mount points and buffers are created automatically and the backend...
by bigbass
08 Oct 2012, 16:25
Forum: Community effort
Topic: gslapt GUI
Replies: 16
Views: 5456

Re: gslapt GUI

"it is just a development tool to help test packages that may end up included in the porteus repo" These are the goals 1.) "Help" the developers get modules in the repo 2. )Lighten the work load so if you or one of the other developers want to go see a show with your family and someone wants a new a...
by bigbass
08 Oct 2012, 02:09
Forum: Community effort
Topic: gslapt GUI
Replies: 16
Views: 5456

Re: gslapt GUI

Hey guys While hacking the sources is possible . I wouldn't want to maintain a fork of gslapt it is a mature app .The better way is to write a wrapper that looks at what you installed using gslapt (this is what brokenman suggested above) and roll it into a compatible xzm module following all the rul...
by bigbass
06 Oct 2012, 17:10
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Set keymap after boot and after X
Replies: 0
Views: 1262

Set keymap after boot and after X

I had seen a post talking about this for xfce but I couldn't find the thread so I started this thread that fixes the problem I am currently on slackware 14 using xfce to verify the steps and I will add this was a tricky problem to solve for those that were fighting with this also. My theory is since...
by bigbass
04 Oct 2012, 16:22
Forum: Community effort
Topic: avfs virtual files
Replies: 3
Views: 1901

avfs virtual files

compiled for 32 bit on porteus 1.2 http://bigbass-porteus.googlecode.com/files/avfs-1.0.1-i486-7_PORT.tgz This is a CLI development tool It is a backend tool which will be used for an upcoming project The basic use is to be able to look inside compressed files directly without decompressing them fir...
by bigbass
02 Oct 2012, 16:56
Forum: Community effort
Topic: slackware 14 packages and for "porteus 2 "
Replies: 5
Views: 6794

Re: slackware 14 packages and for "porteus 2 "

this is the latest for slackware 14 or Porteus 2 I am changing the package signature to _ PORT2 this means these packages were compiled on slackware 14 for porteus2 use it will also help out sorting packages quickly between porteus 1.2 and porteus-2 gtkdialog-0.8.2-i486-1_PORT2 http://bigbass-porteu...
by bigbass
02 Oct 2012, 13:25
Forum: Programming
Topic: gtkdialog getting started
Replies: 23
Views: 15223

Re: gtkdialog getting started

Thanks Jay gtkdialog-8.2 compiled and packaged on porteus-1.2 http://bigbass-porteus.googlecode.com/files/gtkdialog-8.2-i486-1_PORT.tgz will do one for slackware 14 too test with gtkdialog --version Joe Gtkdialog 0.8.2 Released Gtkdialog is a small utility for fast and easy GUI building. Changes: * ...
by bigbass
01 Oct 2012, 16:51
Forum: Community effort
Topic: mount an iso from a url without downloading httpfs2
Replies: 2
Views: 2003

Re: mount an iso from a url without downloading httpfs2

Quax
this is possible with httpfs since Slax-6.0.0

Hey Quax

That info caused me to find this thread
http://www.slax.org/forum.php?action=view&parentID=367

so many good things that get overlooked

Joe
by bigbass
01 Oct 2012, 02:24
Forum: Community effort
Topic: mount an iso from a url without downloading httpfs2
Replies: 2
Views: 2003

mount an iso from a url without downloading httpfs2

This is really great news ! We can mount an iso from a web page without downloading it talk about saving bandwidth make an installer or just extract few files from a large iso or all I compiled a package for porteus 1.2 and at 41kb could be added in the next iso http://bigbass-porteus.googlecode.com...
by bigbass
30 Sep 2012, 01:57
Forum: Community effort
Topic: gslapt GUI
Replies: 16
Views: 5456

Re: gslapt GUI

Well I am surprised that there weren't many posts or reports from testers so I decided to make it even easier to test out auto download install and set up gslapt script boot always fresh just to see that nothing will hurt your system then paste this code into a text editor that fixes the formatting ...
by bigbass
29 Sep 2012, 15:54
Forum: Community effort
Topic: multiboot using lilo MBR
Replies: 0
Views: 1272

multiboot using lilo MBR

Multi boot using lilo I had started this in another thread but to conform to forum rules I started a new clean post I will link the other post here If you already have slackware installed and you want to add porteus with its many boot options here is a working lilo.conf example that I use This will ...