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by Ed_P
03 Dec 2020, 05:35
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to use 'mkisofs' to create Multi-Porteus Boot ISOs (DVDs)
Replies: 3
Views: 34

How to use 'mkisofs' to create Multi-Porteus Boot ISOs (DVDs)

FWIW This is the code I use in a script to write an ISO file from a folder of NEW updated files. NEW has an existing ISO's files in it with a new DE added to it for example. mkisofs -o NEW.iso -v -l -J -joliet-long -R -D -A Porteus -V Porteus \ -no-emul-boot -boot-info-table -boot-load-size 4 \ -b b...
by Ed_P
01 Dec 2020, 20:49
Forum: Programming
Topic: Ravas coding goodies
Replies: 28
Views: 10873

Ravas coding goodies

a. You were talking about the unique regex "." and how it is used to delete files. I brought up the "?" regex and how it can be used for deleting files. You then said that the simple *exe expression could be use to delete all exe files. "*" is common and well known so referring to it was imo not the...
by Ed_P
01 Dec 2020, 17:32
Forum: Programming
Topic: Ravas coding goodies
Replies: 28
Views: 10873

Ravas coding goodies

Rava wrote:
01 Dec 2020, 16:58
Ed_P wrote:
01 Dec 2020, 13:55
Try it with rm *?exe
rm *exe will do the trick.
Not the point.

ls .* * has interesting results.
by Ed_P
01 Dec 2020, 13:55
Forum: Programming
Topic: Ravas coding goodies
Replies: 28
Views: 10873

Ravas coding goodies

Try it with rm *?exe
by Ed_P
01 Dec 2020, 06:55
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to hibernate when ISO booting.
Replies: 7
Views: 158

How to hibernate when ISO booting.

That approach works for overnight scenarios with reasonable batteries. But hibernation is better for longer terms.
by Ed_P
01 Dec 2020, 05:21
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to hibernate when ISO booting.
Replies: 7
Views: 158

How to hibernate when ISO booting.

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guest@porteus:~$ su
Password: 
root@porteus:/home/guest# ls /var/lib/pkgtools/packages/cinnamon
/bin/ls: cannot access '/var/lib/pkgtools/packages/cinnamon': No such file or directory
root@porteus:/home/guest# 
by Ed_P
30 Nov 2020, 05:39
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to hibernate when ISO booting.
Replies: 7
Views: 158

ncmprhnsbl november-2020 base build

CSB ??

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How to hibernate when ISO booting.
My Cinnamon shows a date not a version number. And regardless, without a file there can be no save.

And csb = cinnamon slack builds ;)
by Ed_P
29 Nov 2020, 22:31
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to hibernate when ISO booting.
Replies: 7
Views: 158

How to hibernate when ISO booting.

<r><QUOTE author="ncmprhnsbl"><s>[quote=ncmprhnsbl]</s> <QUOTE author="Ed_P"><s>[quote=Ed_P]</s> "hibernate" in Windows writes all RAM to a file on disk. I assumed the same concept applied to Linux and have my Porteus power set to do that when the lid is closed. But in the morning my system's batter...
by Ed_P
28 Nov 2020, 17:56
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: [Solved] Where are the GNU (LESSER) GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE in 5.0rc?
Replies: 5
Views: 196

[Solved] Where are the GNU (LESSER) GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE in 5.0rc?

One of the final pieces in assembling the final release is including all the GNU and application licenses.
by Ed_P
28 Nov 2020, 17:45
Forum: General chat
Topic: Secure ISO and high-level VM-trojans
Replies: 2
Views: 350

Secure ISO and high-level VM-trojans

"But remember: What was written in PMs is confidential and not to be quoted in public."

That's not true.
by Ed_P
27 Nov 2020, 04:50
Forum: x86_64 xzm module requests
Topic: [Solved] TestDisk & PhotoRec 7.1
Replies: 19
Views: 323

TestDisk & PhotoRec 7.1

I think you should mark this as Solved at this point. Yes? :)
by Ed_P
26 Nov 2020, 07:00
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: fastest-mirror
Replies: 5
Views: 151

fastest-mirror

Are all the server really that slow? :( No. guest@porteus:~$ su Password: root@porteus:/home/guest# wget https://ftp.nluug.nl/os/Linux/distr/porteus/x86_64/current/bundles/onlyoffice-5.0rc1-alldesktops.xzm --2020-11-26 01:54:29-- https://ftp.nluug.nl/os/Linux/distr/porteus/x86_64/current/bundles/on...
by Ed_P
26 Nov 2020, 06:46
Forum: x86_64 xzm module requests
Topic: [Solved] TestDisk & PhotoRec 7.1
Replies: 19
Views: 323

TestDisk & PhotoRec 7.1

Your testdisk module works in 5.0rc2 Cinnamon donald . :good: guest@porteus:~$ su Password: root@porteus:/home/guest# activate /mnt/sda6/porteus5.0/Optional/testdisk*.xzm Updating shared library links: /sbin/ldconfig root@porteus:/home/guest# testdisk TestDisk 7.1, Data Recovery Utility, July 2019 C...
by Ed_P
25 Nov 2020, 18:48
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Bluetooth adapter not available [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 274

Bluetooth adapter not available

AbhayF18 wrote:
25 Nov 2020, 17:37
Is USM removed in Porteus v5 rc2 ?
Yes, unfortunately.
by Ed_P
25 Nov 2020, 17:04
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: GParted Live and Porteus on USB
Replies: 15
Views: 243

GParted Live and Porteus on USB

Rava wrote:
25 Nov 2020, 15:02
All these ISOs together are only 42 MB? Sounds dubious.
:D Yes, sorry. 42GB. :)