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by kevinfish
Sun Aug 26, 2018 19:38
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: equo unused
Replies: 9
Views: 1596

Re: equo unused

well, I don't care so much about cleaning caches as I do about removing packages that I didn't personally install or aren't a direct dependency of something I did.
by kevinfish
Sun Aug 26, 2018 6:22
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: equo unused
Replies: 9
Views: 1596

equo unused

what is this function for and (how) can I use it to clean up and/or recover space on my machine?

Many of the results look to be important packages, some I actually DO use all the time, so...

...enquiring minds want to know!
by kevinfish
Wed Jun 27, 2018 20:17
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: how to verify integrity of installed packages or fixed a broken system
Replies: 1
Views: 612

how to verify integrity of installed packages or fixed a broken system

I'm developing some software for the browser and right in the middle of it it won't work for chrome, chromium, nor firefox. I've gone back to earlier versions and they don't work either. Here's the messages I'm getting in the JS console of chrome: Uncaught TypeError: Failed to execute 'appendChild' ...
by kevinfish
Fri Sep 02, 2016 23:15
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Customized ISO without NVIDIA-358 and Nouveau instead?
Replies: 8
Views: 1930

Re: Customized ISO without NVIDIA-358 and Nouveau instead?

I may have a related problem. No matter what I do I can't get the nouveau module loaded. I created the /etc/modules-load.d/nouveau.conf file with the contents: nouveau I even added the modules-load=nouveau kernel command line entry I removed the /usr/lib64/modules-load.d/zfs.conf file because it was...
by kevinfish
Thu Sep 01, 2016 21:05
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: installing daily spinbase [Solved]
Replies: 1
Views: 463

installing daily spinbase [Solved]

Where's the installer?

neither "installer" nor "anaconda-installer" as per the motd exists
by kevinfish
Sat Jul 30, 2016 7:40
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: 16.07 LXQt installers look pretty broken
Replies: 0
Views: 710

16.07 LXQt installers look pretty broken

Hi, I downloaded the iso, md5sum checked it (did this all twice just to make sure), booted it, and the link on the to the "Install Sabayon" has a "?" in it and indeed it won't run said installer. When I do it from the sudo su terminal I get this: [email protected] ~ $ sudo su sabayon sabayonuser #...
by kevinfish
Sat Jul 23, 2016 22:21
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: getting the Dell v305 printer running [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 744

Re: package architecture (i386) does not match system (amd64

I fixed it by merging these two pages: http://david.dw-perspective.org.uk/da/index.php/computer-resources/getting-a-dell-v305-and-others-printer-to-work-with-linux-fedora/ http://askubuntu.com/questions/130516/how-do-i-install-drivers-for-a-lexmark-x6675-printer I'm not totally sure if the 2nd one w...
by kevinfish
Fri Jul 22, 2016 19:49
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: getting the Dell v305 printer running [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 744

getting the Dell v305 printer running [Solved]

Hi, I'm trying to install a dell v305 printer according to these instructions (best I can find on the net matching my situation): http://askubuntu.com/questions/130516/how-do-i-install-drivers-for-a-lexmark-x6675-printer Then I get this error and I create the missing file with mkdir -p and touch and...
by kevinfish
Thu Jul 14, 2016 13:27
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: kernel 4.6.x won't support zfs? Prevents boot [Solved]
Replies: 3
Views: 890

Re: kernel 4.6.x won't support zfs? Prevents boot

Hi if you dont't need of zfs module , ignore the error displayed or try # equo i sys-fs/zfs-kmod-0.6.5.6#4.5.0-sabayon cheers I get this: kris-pc kevin # equo i sys-fs/zfs-kmod-0.6.5.6#4.5.0-sabayon â•  @@ Calculating dependencies... â•  ## [R] [sabayon-weekly] sys-fs/zfs-kmod-0.6.5.6#4.5.0-sabayon...
by kevinfish
Thu Jul 14, 2016 6:23
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: kernel 4.6.x won't support zfs? Prevents boot [Solved]
Replies: 3
Views: 890

kernel 4.6.x won't support zfs? Prevents boot [Solved]

Hi, like the subject says, I upgraded and now the system gets stuck in the boot with the message about systemd modules service not being able to load zfs. Sure enough the only kfs module is: /lib64/modules/4.4.0-sabayon/extra/zfs/zfs.ko I looked in the kernel config with menuconfig and there's no zf...