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by kmathern
Sun Jan 20, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: update-initramfs: wrong kernel
Replies: 7
Views: 123

Re: update-initramfs: wrong kernel

Does anyone know if there is a way to always have all initrd's rebuilt (make "-uk all" the default) I mean when the package manager needs to invoke it, so the user does not have to think of building the extra ones. I haven't tried it, but the changing update_initramfs=* setting from 'yes' to 'all' ...
by kmathern
Sun Jan 20, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: update-initramfs: wrong kernel
Replies: 7
Views: 123

Re: update-initramfs: wrong kernel

outlaw wrote:
Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:52 pm
I know I need to execute update-initramfs with the all kernel option, is this -a ?
To update the initrds of all installed kernels with the update-initramfs command, use -u together with -k all.

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sudo update-initramfs -u -k all
by kmathern
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Live USB stick with MX_18 boots to blinking cursor or black screen
Replies: 27
Views: 561

Re: Live USB stick with MX_18 boots to blinking cursor or black screen

Sure! But it might make more sense to only add it with live-usb-maker. live-cd/dvds and "dd-live-usbs (which I'm now calling collectively live-isos) can't easily make use of such a feature since they are read-only. That would work too. Being able to install packages during bootup by putting them in...
by kmathern
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Live USB stick with MX_18 boots to blinking cursor or black screen
Replies: 27
Views: 561

Re: Live USB stick with MX_18 boots to blinking cursor or black screen

BitJam wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:46 pm
...I am happy that our antiX/deb/ feature made it a little easier for you to implement the solution.
BitJam,

Would it be possible to create the isos with the deb folder already in place (without any .debs of course) and maybe include a README file to explain it's use?
by kmathern
Wed Jan 16, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Live USB stick with MX_18 boots to blinking cursor or black screen
Replies: 27
Views: 561

Re: Live USB stick with MX_18 boots to blinking cursor or black screen

ada wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 1:08 pm
kmathern:

Thank you for your reply.

The USB with MT_LINUX_18.iso doesn't have antix folder. Am I missing something?

-Ada
LiveUSBs created from MX (and antiX) isos should have a antiX folder.
Screenshot-4.png

So yes you are missing something (or not looking for it in the right place).
by kmathern
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Live USB stick with MX_18 boots to blinking cursor or black screen
Replies: 27
Views: 561

Re: Live USB stick with MX_18 boots to blinking cursor or black screen

BitJam, The issue I am facing is exactly this even though my graphics card is different: How do I apply the solution given in this link for my situation? https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=892754 -Ada BitJam might have a different answer but you might try the following: At the very e...
by kmathern
Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mozilla to Disable Flash in Firefox 69 [News]
Replies: 17
Views: 438

Re: Mozilla to Disable Flash in Firefox 69 [News]

Are they also killing off the PepperFlash/PPAPI plugin (the one Chrome uses)?
by kmathern
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Package Sharing
Topic: MX18 Continuum (Minimal) Release
Replies: 79
Views: 2034

Re: MX18 Continuum (Minimal) Release

I've downloaded it and I'm booted into it. I can open a text file with nano from the command line, but not if I try to do the same thing from Thunar (right-click on the file, select Open With "Nano", that doesn't work, throws up the xterm error ). Is xterm installed? It's not installed by default o...
by kmathern
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX 17/18
Topic: multibootusb
Replies: 10
Views: 281

Re: multibootusb

https://sparkylinux.org/multibootusb/ Is it feasible to add this project to Testing? ... Back to multibootusb that azrielle asked about. The python3-multibootusb_9.2.0-1_all.deb package is available here: https://github.com/mbusb/multibootusb/releases/download/v9.2.0/python3-multibootusb_9.2.0-1_al...
by kmathern
Sun Jan 13, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: MX-17.1: packages from "test" repo not shown in Synaptic
Replies: 8
Views: 179

Re: MX-17.1: packages from "test" repo not shown in Synaptic

I just checked on my MX-16 install and it's also not showing 'mx/test' or 'mx/testrepo' in the Origin section. Packages in the testrepo do showup though with the apt-cache policy command, such as: $ apt-cache policy aafm aafm: Installed: (none) Candidate: 0.6.2-2mx15+1 Version table: 0.6.2-2mx15+1 0...

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