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by Ed_P
18 Feb 2020, 01:30
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Can't donwload language setup
Replies: 1
Views: 43

Can't donwload language setup

Porteus 5.0 is still in early development stages. Try it in the future when it's more mature. In the interim I suggest you try a Porteus 4.0 version.
by Ed_P
14 Feb 2020, 04:56
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system
Replies: 13
Views: 283

[HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system

My 50rc Openbox system with a flashplayer module built on the 50rc system results: ~$ ls /var/log/packages | wc 554 554 14103 ~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep x86_64 |wc 530 530 13411 ~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep noarch |wc 23 23 664 ~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep -Ev "x86_64|noarch"|wc 1 1 28 ~$ ls...
by Ed_P
13 Feb 2020, 20:52
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system
Replies: 13
Views: 283

[HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system

So I booted 5.0, Openbox "DE", deactivated the flashplayer plugin, ran the Browser Update function and selected Flash Player. And this is what I got. Slackware package /tmp/flashplayer-plugin-32.0.0.330-x86_64-1.txz created. Your module is ready at /tmp/flashplayer-plugin-32.0.0.330-x86_64-1.xzm Ple...
by Ed_P
13 Feb 2020, 19:30
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system
Replies: 13
Views: 283

[HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system

Ed_P, try grep x8 6 _64 instead of the x8 4 _64 you used. :D :o :lol: :oops: guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep -Ev "x86_64|noarch"|wc 5 5 114 guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep -Ev "x86_64|noarch" brscan-0.2.4-0.amd64 brscan-skey-0.2.4-1.amd64 brscan2-0.2.5-1.amd64 brscan3-0.2....
by Ed_P
13 Feb 2020, 04:52
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system
Replies: 13
Views: 283

[HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system

On my x86_64 Porteus 4.0 Cinnamon system I have: guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | wc 624 624 16097 guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep x84_64 |wc 0 0 0 guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep noarch |wc 22 22 635 guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep -Ev "x84_64|noarch"|w...
by Ed_P
12 Feb 2020, 07:32
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system
Replies: 13
Views: 283

[HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system

guest@porteus:~$ file /var/log/packages /var/log/packages: directory guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages flashplayer-plugin-32.0.0.303-x86_64-1 guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/lib/pkgtools/packages ConsoleKit2-1.0.0-x86_64-4 GConf-3.2.6-x86_64-4 ModemManager-1.10.0-x86_64-1 ModemManager-1.12.4-x86_64-1 ...
by Ed_P
12 Feb 2020, 07:03
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system
Replies: 13
Views: 283

[HOWTO] figure out if you have a pure x86_64 system

Interesting. My x86_64 Porteus 5.0rc1 lxde test system shows: guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | wc 1 1 39 guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep x84_64 |wc 0 0 0 guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep noarch |wc 0 0 0 guest@porteus:~$ ls /var/log/packages | grep -Ev "x84_64|noarch"...
by Ed_P
11 Feb 2020, 18:23
Forum: Community effort
Topic: ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus
Replies: 546
Views: 104464

ArchLinux packages manager for Porteus

Impressive numbers.
by Ed_P
11 Feb 2020, 01:28
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Kernel Builder
Replies: 821
Views: 125831

Porteus Kernel Builder

The name wouldn't matter Rava the problem was caused by this in my script. wget http://www.mediafire.com/file/458qo82hb6h6hq6/64bit-ALL-kernel5.4.18.tar -P /tmp/rc2 > /dev/null 2>&1 It downloaded something named 64bit-ALL-kernel5.4.18.tar it just wasn't the 64bit-ALL-kernel5.4.18.tar file! See my po...
by Ed_P
10 Feb 2020, 18:22
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Kernel Builder
Replies: 821
Views: 125831

Porteus Kernel Builder

Well, well, well, well. well. The problem is not the tar command, tar -axf works fine, IF the wget file download works. The link to the .tar file points to a mediafire.com page but the actual file download is on a download1646.mediafire.com page which can only be accessed by a browser, so mediafire ...
by Ed_P
10 Feb 2020, 16:28
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Kernel Builder
Replies: 821
Views: 125831

Porteus Kernel Builder

beny wrote:
10 Feb 2020, 13:02
Ed_p unpack the iso with file roller or something like that
The problem is not an iso file it's a tar file neko created, I suspect using the new zstd standard. 64bit-ALL-kernel5.4.18.tar
by Ed_P
09 Feb 2020, 21:31
Forum: Community effort
Topic: Porteus Kernel Builder
Replies: 821
Views: 125831

Porteus Kernel Builder

This doesn't work. :o :( [ operation of replacing vmlinuz & 000-kernel.xzm ] % su # ls 64bit-kernel5.0.1-RTSX_USB.tar Porteus-CINNAMON-v4.0-x86_64-19.01.12.iso # mkdir mnt # mount -t iso9660 -o loop Porteus-CINNAMON-v4.0-x86_64-19.01.12.iso mnt # mkdir NEW # cp -a mnt/* NEW/. # cp -a /mnt/.[0-9A-Za-...
by Ed_P
09 Feb 2020, 19:59
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: To remove LibVlc Xlib error on Porteus console
Replies: 3
Views: 134

To remove LibVlc Xlib error on Porteus console

mudit.s try replacing this

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 > /dev/null 2>&1 &
with just this.

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2>/dev/null
by Ed_P
09 Feb 2020, 00:57
Forum: Nemesis Arch based Porteus
Topic: 2020 Updated Nemesis Base Modules
Replies: 139
Views: 21648

2020 Updated Nemesis Base Modules

:o Hi Jack. Good to see you back. :)
by Ed_P
05 Feb 2020, 20:49
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: To remove LibVlc Xlib error on Porteus console
Replies: 3
Views: 134

To remove LibVlc Xlib error on Porteus console

How are you executing VLC player? Adding something like this to the end of your command may work.

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 > /dev/null 2>&1 &