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by Foxblood
Sat Apr 13, 2019 22:16
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Coming back to Sabayon after some years
Replies: 1
Views: 1776

Coming back to Sabayon after some years

Hi, All,

I used Sabayon a few years ago. I just installed. What major changes have happened in the meantime?
by Foxblood
Sun Oct 09, 2011 17:47
Forum: Installer Issues - Calamares **Not for Package Manager Stuff**
Topic: Grub cannot see Arch on a seperate hard drive [Solved]
Replies: 3
Views: 1409

Grub cannot see Arch on a seperate hard drive [Solved]

Hi, all, I re-installed Sabayon on to my main hard drive. I also have Arch installed on another hard drive. Grub can see Sabayon and Win 7 on the main hard drive but fails to detect Arch on the other. grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg doesn't help. fdisk -l gives me this: Disk /dev/sda: 1000.2 GB...
by Foxblood
Sat Jul 02, 2011 16:25
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Re-installed Win 7, Grub won't start
Replies: 2
Views: 676

Re-installed Win 7, Grub won't start

Hi, I recently had to re-install Win 7. As a result, Grub fails to load at startup and Windows starts. If I boot from a Grub disc, I can get Grub to start. I'm not sure what to so. fdisk -l gives me : Sabayon jim # fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 1000.2 GB, 1000204886016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 1...
by Foxblood
Thu Jun 23, 2011 21:40
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: GConf Error [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 742

Re: GConf Error

Worked like a charm, thanks.
by Foxblood
Wed Jun 22, 2011 22:56
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: GConf Error [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 742

GConf Error [Solved]

Hi, I am unable to run gedit from the terminal under su. I get a GConf Error. The complete error text: GConf Error: Failed to contact configuration server; the most common cause is a missing or misconfigured D-Bus session bus daemon. See http://projects.gnome.org/gconf/ for information. (Details - 1...
by Foxblood
Wed Mar 09, 2011 0:22
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: RepositoryError() [Solved]
Replies: 4
Views: 1532

Re: RepositoryError() [Solved]

I tried another tack after my previous post. I followed the advice here http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r23673451-netopia-Netopia-3347xxx-Linux-DNS-ipv6-work-around and restarted. Frankly, I thought it was a long shot but it certainly worked. Thanks for your suggestions. Now, if you'll excuse me, it...
by Foxblood
Tue Mar 08, 2011 23:58
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: RepositoryError() [Solved]
Replies: 4
Views: 1532

Re: RepositoryError()

Apologies for the delay in getting back. I did the install but still have the same problem. I tried equo update --force, without success. I also uncommented this line "alias net-pf-10 off # IPv6" in /etc/modprobe.d/aliases.conf. Any help with this would be greatly appreciated. I might add that I've ...
by Foxblood
Fri Mar 04, 2011 23:51
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: RepositoryError() [Solved]
Replies: 4
Views: 1532

RepositoryError() [Solved]

Hello, all, Hopefully, this is in the right place. I tried Sabayon about 9 months ago. I loved it but I had a lot of problems. Sound, wifi, screen resolution and my inabiliy to use the repos. I managed to sort out all of this except the repo problem. That was the dealbreaker. I gave up and began dis...