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by warbltux
Mon Jul 19, 2010 21:55
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: problems with usb module
Replies: 0
Views: 192

problems with usb module

Lately my mouse stops working after a while, and the problem persists even if i switch to another mouse, other usb devices also suddenly stop working too (doesn't matter which usb port I use). # output from dmesg [ 6.775765] uhci_hcd 0000:00:1d.0: host controller process error, something bad happene...
by warbltux
Mon Jul 19, 2010 16:11
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: How to Instal tar.gz?
Replies: 3
Views: 440

Re: How to Instal tar.gz?

To install a .tar.gz package, simply tar zxvf package.tar.gz cd packagedir ./configure make make install However, consult the package's documentation first, because the steps may vary, sometimes there is no ./configure, almost all packages have a guide for installing from the source tar archive. How...
by warbltux
Tue Jul 13, 2010 4:13
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Getting errors when extracting tar.gz Help:)[Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 583

Re: Getting errors when extracting tar.gz Help:)

when i go to extract a tar.gz file i get: [email protected] ~ $ tar zxf install_flash_player_10_linux.tar.gz tar (child): install_flash_player_10_linux.tar.gz: Cannot open: No such file or directory tar (child): Error is not recoverable: exiting now tar: Child returned status 2 tar: Error is not r...
by warbltux
Thu Jul 08, 2010 0:26
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: error about missing files
Replies: 10
Views: 1329

Re: error about missing files

Yeah, I reinstalled as well, but the problem persists.
by warbltux
Sun Jul 04, 2010 17:50
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Opera freezes after recent updates [Solved]
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Re: Opera freezes after recent updates

The problem is with flash on x86_64 systems I think. If I disable all plugins ( settings -> preferences -> content -> [ ] Enable plug-ins ) everything works just great. I had flash problems with 10.60 and I'm on x86 (i686). I've downgraded to opera 10.10, which has no flash problems and runs faster...
by warbltux
Sun Jul 04, 2010 17:48
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Oh gosh, 723 updates. and kernel [Solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 699

Re: Oh gosh, 723 updates. and kernel

You should install sabayon 5.3 (kernel 2.6.34), it has a faster installer, and you won't need to deal with so many updates.
by warbltux
Sun Jun 13, 2010 18:39
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: error about missing files
Replies: 10
Views: 1329

Re: error about missing files

lxnay wrote:A new ebuild is in overlay containg the .desktop file fix.
Im still confused as to how to fix it? Is there an update for it?
by warbltux
Sun Jun 13, 2010 18:33
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: updates brick login, su and sudo [Solved]
Replies: 34
Views: 2554

Re: updates brick login, su and sudo [Solved]

woot! Thanks for the updates and the help everyone!
by warbltux
Sat Jun 12, 2010 22:51
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: updates brick login, su and sudo [Solved]
Replies: 34
Views: 2554

updates brick login, su and sudo [Solved]

After updating to app-admin/authconfig-6.1.6 and app-admin/sudo-1.7.2_p7 on sabayon 5.3, when i try to use su, it will tell me su: Permission denied, if i try to use sudo, it'll output Sorry, try again. Sorry, try again. Sorry, try again. sudo: 3 incorrect password attempts If i restart, it will den...
by warbltux
Sat Jun 12, 2010 3:21
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: error about missing files
Replies: 10
Views: 1329

error about missing files

Just updated to sabayon 5.3 gnome, when i try to run System > Administration > Authentication, it responds with a pop-up saying: Could not launch 'Authentication' Failed to execute child process "/usr/bin/system-config-authentication" (No such file or directory) likewise, if i attempt to run System ...