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by wolfden
Tue Sep 20, 2016 18:58
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: app-misc/tracker Issues - Workaround
Replies: 3
Views: 14083

app-misc/tracker Issues - Workaround

With the new version of GNOME came a new version of app-misc/tracker which is required, but it's causing a lot of grief for users. User will experience really high CPU usage as it spawns a lot processes and soon user will not be able to open up anything. So in the directory /etc/xdg/autostart/ is wh...
by wolfden
Thu Apr 28, 2016 3:25
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Black screen blinking cursor (post install)
Replies: 27
Views: 2514

Re: Black screen blinking cursor (post install)

When i check the grub.cfg I do not find any line with the command GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT= ... Can i add it manually? however i can find this line in /etc/default/grub and currently it looks like this : GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash nomodeset" My bad on the location, think my clipboar...
by wolfden
Wed Apr 27, 2016 6:26
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Can't get ibus to work
Replies: 19
Views: 1523

Re: Can't get ibus to work

so it seems like something is overwriting something to exclude it

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qtconfig

still configed?
by wolfden
Wed Apr 27, 2016 5:43
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Black screen blinking cursor (post install)
Replies: 27
Views: 2514

Re: Black screen blinking cursor (post install)

to add options to boot line, you need to edit /boot/grub/grub.cfg and look for the line GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT= than add the needed option to that line than you will need to do the command grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg when you reboot you should be good btw, you can edit the grub line dir...
by wolfden
Tue Apr 19, 2016 9:02
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: Nvidia won't start [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 494

Re: Nvidia won't start

Hard to say without some log information

What video card? What was the solution give that didn't work?
by wolfden
Tue Apr 19, 2016 8:44
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: gcc can't create executables? [Solved]
Replies: 3
Views: 493

Re: gcc can't create executables?

start by doing

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equo install sys-devel/gcc && sys-devel/base-gcc
than try again
by wolfden
Tue Apr 19, 2016 8:36
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: package downgrade?
Replies: 13
Views: 1087

Re: package downgrade?

You can file package requests here:
https://bugs.sabayon.org/
open a new ticket

I don't know much about the package, but if it's in gentoo portage and a new release comes out, it will get bumped in entropy shortly after the new version hits portage.

Yes we use the testing branch of portage
by wolfden
Tue Apr 19, 2016 8:29
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: aarg, sabayon installer wouldn't use unused space, aftermath
Replies: 3
Views: 403

Re: aarg, sabayon installer wouldn't use unused space, after

I'm going to guess that is a Calamares issue as I would think telling it to use existing space should not touch the used space.
by wolfden
Tue Apr 19, 2016 8:23
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Collaboration Time - boot
Replies: 10
Views: 1308

Re: Collaboration Time - boot

I'd like to contribute with some more issues: ehci_hcd Apr 17 13:58:05 computer kernel: Warning! ehci_hcd should always be loaded before uhci_hcd and ohci_hcd, not after Seems to be some kernel modules misconfiguration. cryptsetup Apr 17 13:58:41 computer systemd-cryptsetup[1836]: Failed to activat...
by wolfden
Tue Apr 19, 2016 8:09
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Collaboration Time - boot
Replies: 10
Views: 1308

Re: Collaboration Time - boot

Hi there! Really great post, and just in time, as I was crawliwg through boot logs on my new machine with freshly installed sabayon (XFCE) :) In my case there were 3 errors. First one - cpupower which couldn't set preferred governor ('ondemand', I think, and pstate driver doesn't support this one) ...