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by Philip
24 Jan 2020, 13:59
Forum: x86_64 xzm modules
Topic: Free42 - a free HP42 calculator simulator
Replies: 1
Views: 287

Free42 - a free HP42 calculator simulator

Free42 is a HP-42S RPN scientific calculator simulator. The HP-42S was manufactured from 1988 until 1995 by Hewlett-Packard. The Free42 program is a complete rewrite and contains no HP code whatsoever. Has a realistic calculator display, and looks great! The Porteus module for free42 2.5.15 (3MB dow...
by Philip
01 Mar 2019, 10:14
Forum: x86_64 xzm modules
Topic: Free42 2.0.24 - a free HP42 calculator simulator
Replies: 1
Views: 493

Free42 2.0.24 - a free HP42 calculator simulator

Free42 is a HP-42S RPN scientific calculator simulator. The HP-42S was manufactured from 1988 until 1995 by Hewlett-Packard. The Free42 program is a complete rewrite and contains no HP code whatsoever. The user interface is great! The Porteus module for free42 v2.2.24 (3MB download) is for Porteus x...
by Philip
20 Jan 2019, 13:41
Forum: x86_64 xzm modules
Topic: free42-2.0.22-x86_64.xzm HP42S scientific calculator simultor
Replies: 0
Views: 780

free42-2.0.22-x86_64.xzm HP42S scientific calculator simultor

Free42 is a HP-42S RPN scientific calculator simulator. The HP-42S was manufactured from 1988 until 1995 by Hewlett-Packard. The Free42 program is a complete rewrite and contains no HP code whatsoever. The Porteus module (3MB download, updated Jan 2019) is for Porteus 4.0 x86_64 and may be downloade...
by Philip
11 Nov 2018, 13:54
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Module help please
Replies: 3
Views: 536

Module help please

Thanks for your reply. That was the answer.
by Philip
11 Nov 2018, 12:18
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Module help please
Replies: 3
Views: 536

Module help please

In my Porteus module, I have an entry in the .desktop file Categories=Accessories; But after activating the module, a menu entry named Other is always created, and my application is entered in the Other folder, instead of Accessories. Does anyone know why this happens? Apart from this small detail t...
by Philip
11 Nov 2018, 10:34
Forum: x86_64 xzm modules
Topic: Free42 2.0.21 HP-42S scientific calculator simulator
Replies: 1
Views: 964

Free42 2.0.21 HP-42S scientific calculator simulator

Free42 is a HP-42S RPN scientific calculator simulator. The HP-42S was manufactured from 1988 until 1995 by Hewlett-Packard. The Free42 program is a complete rewrite and contains no HP code whatsoever. The Porteus module (3MB download) is for Porteus 4.0 x86_64 and may be downloaded via this link: h...
by Philip
04 Mar 2018, 12:26
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 113
Views: 17078

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Openbox 32-bit

epdf viewer: If a pdf document contains .jpg images, they are not shown in the viewer.

Cannot get kmap=gb to work. Even setting the keymap in porteus-settings-centre does not retain the setting between boots.
by Philip
03 Mar 2018, 13:09
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 113
Views: 17078

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

fulalas

LXDE 32-bit
I can now confirm that the Porteus settings centre does start from the menu. But for some unknown reason it didn't work at the time of the test.
by Philip
17 Feb 2018, 12:47
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 113
Views: 17078

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Porteus 4.0 rc4 LXDE 32-bit Some points to report: The Porteus settings centre does not start from the menu, but can be started from a root terminal. I have found that the kmap settings when set from Porteus settings centre do not save. The entry needs to be in porteus.cfg I also found that when the...
by Philip
03 Nov 2017, 15:23
Forum: i486 xzm modules
Topic: Free42 Calculator simulator
Replies: 0
Views: 1314

Free42 Calculator simulator

About Free42 Free42 is a complete re-implementation of the HP-42S scientific programmable RPN calculator, which was made from 1988 until 1995 by Hewlett-Packard. Free42 is a complete rewrite and contains no HP code whatsoever. Works on Porteus 3.2.2 32-bit Porteus module for free42 version 2.0.6 htt...
by Philip
09 Jan 2017, 13:42
Forum: Community effort
Topic: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit
Replies: 14
Views: 4425

Re: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit

I'm there - 7zFM is now working.

Do you want me to upload the module?
by Philip
08 Jan 2017, 12:29
Forum: Community effort
Topic: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit
Replies: 14
Views: 4425

Re: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit

ncmprhnsbl I have now discovered that p7zip file manager is not working, due to missing libwx_ libraries. I have had a look at Porteus 3.2.2 xfce, and it has 17 libwx_ libraries of various kinds. Running ldd /usr/lib/p7zip/7zFM lists 10 libwx_ libraries that are required. There are lots of other dep...
by Philip
07 Jan 2017, 14:08
Forum: Community effort
Topic: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit
Replies: 14
Views: 4425

Re: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit

Hello ncmprhnsbl Thanks for your reply and the useful information. :good: I have now started again and extracted the 32-2 module again using a root file manager in XFCE, and have deleted /usr/lib/libobrender.so.32 and /usr/bin/lxdm. I recompressed the folder using the console command dir2xzm - and y...
by Philip
06 Jan 2017, 13:28
Forum: Community effort
Topic: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit
Replies: 14
Views: 4425

Re: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit

ncmprhnsbl Thanks for your help with the 003-box-32.3 module. I decided to follow your suggestion and fix it myself. And I'm pleased to say that it works. Whilst I was having a look around, I found three broken links, which I removed. These were: /usr/bin/lxdm (the target was not present) /usr/bin/p...
by Philip
03 Jan 2017, 14:55
Forum: Community effort
Topic: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit
Replies: 14
Views: 4425

Re: openbox 003-DE module for 3.2 32bit

When using 003-openbox-32.2.xzm with the latest Porteus 3.2.2 (32-bit), you can't get pass the login screen. It just returns again.