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by x95tobos
Wed Feb 27, 2008 23:23
Forum: Installer Issues - Calamares **Not for Package Manager Stuff**
Topic: install on custom IDE controller (cmd649)
Replies: 2
Views: 679

Re: install on custom IDE controller (cmd649)

Thank you for the tips; checked last night the live-DVD kernel config.gz, and found there is a PATA-CMD64x option compiled into the kernel; no simple BLK_DEV_CMD64x. Smells like I need ot compile my own kernel just to be able to install the thing; also what I feared, the md (for RAID) is turned on b...
by x95tobos
Tue Feb 26, 2008 20:49
Forum: Networking and Wireless
Topic: fragile internet conection, konqueror work but not firefox
Replies: 1
Views: 603

Re: fragile internet conection, konqueror work but not firefox

As root, issue the following command at the prompt (or in a console): # ifconfig eth0 You should see "stuff"- among it, an IP, for example 192.168.1.32 (my router at home serves IP's through DHCP starting from 32 up). If you do not see that- you have a problem with your NIC card. Then try other prog...
by x95tobos
Tue Feb 26, 2008 17:06
Forum: Hardware
Topic: HIS Radeon Cards
Replies: 1
Views: 734

Re: HIS Radeon Cards

Well, just boot from the live DVD and find out ! It's that simple.
by x95tobos
Tue Feb 26, 2008 17:00
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Brother MFC685CW sane problem
Replies: 1
Views: 1032

Re: Brother MFC685CW sane problem

Not sure if this is also the case for Sabayon, but you get the ideea ...

Take a look into sane's configuration files. They are usually located in /etc/sane.d and each manufacturer has one. Then try to dabble with options in that file, uncommenting things out until you hit the jackpot.

Good luck
by x95tobos
Mon Feb 25, 2008 22:20
Forum: Installer Issues - Calamares **Not for Package Manager Stuff**
Topic: install on custom IDE controller (cmd649)
Replies: 2
Views: 679

install on custom IDE controller (cmd649)

OK, I'm trying to install from the 3.4 f DVD onto a HD that is on a PCI ultra ATA cmd649 controller. I know from an older SuSE 9.3 installation that it used the module cmd64x in order to use this controller; the Sabayon Live DVD does not autoload this module (lsmod) and when I try to install it to t...