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by fanthom
30 Dec 2010, 06:26
Forum: General chat
Topic: Name offer for 'the unnamed OS'
Replies: 7
Views: 2537

Re: Name offer for 'the unnamed OS'

Moved from "Development" to "General chat" as this topic is not development related.
by fanthom
30 Dec 2010, 06:22
Forum: General chat
Topic: The next 'Remix' boot-time splash image/menu
Replies: 29
Views: 9095

Re: The next 'Remix' boot-time splash image/menu

Moved from "International Users" to "General Chat" as International is for non-english speaking users only.
by fanthom
30 Dec 2010, 04:58
Forum: gFBoot
Topic: debugging kernel load -- [SOLVED]
Replies: 13
Views: 4941

Re: debugging kernel load

i will create another category for builds based on Porteus and then move your threads there
by fanthom
29 Dec 2010, 06:26
Forum: General chat
Topic: Forum categories ... your say
Replies: 8
Views: 2726

Re: Forum categories ... your say

added few topics and new categories. if one wants more - please keep posting.
by fanthom
29 Dec 2010, 05:34
Forum: Development
Topic: kernel
Replies: 4
Views: 2595

kernel

kernel related stuff (configs, patches, testing results) should go here. all reasonable suggestions are welcome.
i find porteus kernel quite stable so please don't expect that i'll pull reiser4 to next release :evil:
by fanthom
29 Dec 2010, 05:29
Forum: Development
Topic: initrd + busybox
Replies: 9
Views: 4160

initrd + busybox

initrd and busybox are very important part of live distros as live system is "assembled" from modules at initrd booting stage. there is still a room for improvements in busybox configuration (the heart of initrd micro cosmos) and libs/drivers/firmware provided in the ram disk. if you want to share y...
by fanthom
29 Dec 2010, 03:28
Forum: General chat
Topic: New distro name
Replies: 53
Views: 14936

Re: New distro name

very funny Jay.
i love the fanthom logos (maybe we could keep it in the background, splash or something) but no go with 'fanthomX' for sure :)
what about trivial PLOS?
Portable Linux Operating System
i know it sounds like PClinuxOS but i'm out of clues at the moment.
by fanthom
29 Dec 2010, 02:15
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Porteus v 1.0 roadmap
Replies: 2
Views: 2753

Porteus v 1.0 roadmap

Just to mention our plans regarding 1.0 release. 1. Sunday 2nd of January: community voting about new distro name. Site Admins gonna prepare a poll in which you are going to decide how our distro will be named. i hope that most of registered users will take a part in this. 2. Sunday 9th of January: ...
by fanthom
29 Dec 2010, 00:47
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Forum Rules (read before posting)
Replies: 0
Views: 5165

Forum Rules (read before posting)

I have copied and modified (to match the Porteus background) these great guidelines from the Gentoo forum: http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-525.html [edit by brokenman] Any users registering with nonsensical name (E.g sldfghw) will be immediately deleted due to active spam bots. 1. Use common se...
by fanthom
29 Dec 2010, 00:26
Forum: Development
Topic: Tweaking of Linux Live Scripts derivative used in Porteus
Replies: 35
Views: 10122

Tweaking of Linux Live Scripts derivative used in Porteus

As you probably know my implementation of LLS is quite different than one found on http://www.linux-live.org If you have any suggestion what could be changed or which feature could be added - feel free to post it here. Performance benchmark of my implementation can be found here (distro was still na...
by fanthom
29 Dec 2010, 00:08
Forum: gFBoot
Topic: [SOLVED] -- udev issue on my build
Replies: 3
Views: 1981

Re: udev issue on my build

please add [SOLVED] to the thread name
by fanthom
28 Dec 2010, 14:58
Forum: General chat
Topic: Site Suggestions
Replies: 48
Views: 13672

Re: Site Suggestions

i have no idea about php but looks good :)
(and please dont hide any backdoors there - i know that russian hackers are good in this 8-) )
by fanthom
28 Dec 2010, 14:38
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [SCRIPT] for creating custom ATI/FGLRX driver
Replies: 11
Views: 6808

[SCRIPT] for creating custom ATI/FGLRX driver

If you are running Porteus V1.0, please copy the script from this location save as fglrx.sh and give executable permission

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chmod +x fglrx.sh
then launch in console and follow instructions.

Good luck!
by fanthom
28 Dec 2010, 13:59
Forum: General chat
Topic: New distro name
Replies: 53
Views: 14936

Re: New distro name

Sorry guys - no go.

this is not MY project. it's OUR project.
i like the logo but we must find better name which has connection with mobility/portability, etc.
FanthomX tells nothing to new users.

My 2 cents.

EDIT:\\
The Alien logo is simply great!