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by wintermute
Wed Oct 02, 2013 21:27
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: gnomeshell extremely sluggish after an update..
Replies: 1
Views: 986

gnomeshell extremely sluggish after an update..

if anyone knows something that i do not, please write.. everything was running fine, did a (correct, nothing unusual, the regular, like so many times before) update, and my desktop has turned into a stop motion affair.. any similar experiences and possible solutions appreciated.. i am on nvidia prop...
by wintermute
Sun Aug 25, 2013 10:43
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: adding a user..
Replies: 9
Views: 1751

Re: adding a user..

when doing it "by the book" (wiki) it gives me: useradd: group '' does not exist any ideas?? thank you.. :!: :?: edit, new "thing" that i have tried since posting with, no luck (same result as above in the codebox).. :? i have listed the groups that (me) the "primary" user logs into and have attempt...
by wintermute
Wed Aug 21, 2013 20:00
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: 13.08G Some issues list
Replies: 9
Views: 2289

Re: 13.08G Some issues list

That was took out by design in Gnome 3.8 but that's something I won't be missing. :| wouldn't bet my life on it, but it was something that i could do (through the tweak tool, not gnome settings, of course) while testing a sabayon gnome live session, i assume the update broke something between the t...
by wintermute
Wed Aug 21, 2013 1:22
Forum: Software in General
Topic: blender
Replies: 4
Views: 1054

Re: blender

as for now, i have decided to wait for the version bump and compiled with cycles to show up in the repo and in the meantime use a build from blender.org (the latest release 2.68a) simply unpacked on my harddrive.. do not feel comfortable with mixing the portage in yet, and to build from source (make...
by wintermute
Wed Aug 21, 2013 0:44
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: 13.08G Some issues list
Replies: 9
Views: 2289

Re: 13.08G Some issues list

first, i'd like to compliment sabayon on one of the nicest implementations of the latest gnomeshell that i have had a chance to test myself.. it is, imho, only second to fedora (19) which is to expected, but i'm personally much happier running a slightly glitchier, hopefully only to get better with ...
by wintermute
Tue Aug 20, 2013 23:37
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: adding a user..
Replies: 9
Views: 1751

Re: adding a user..

@belcocco
thank you!! :)
that ought to do it..
by wintermute
Tue Aug 20, 2013 18:42
Forum: Entropy|Equo|Rigo Package Managers
Topic: application installation..
Replies: 3
Views: 1185

Re: application installation..

@albfneto actually, no.. :) but thank you all the same.. i have learned something, not planned but appreciated.. cheers!! what this thread (was intended to be) about is the most basic of cases of installing applications from the repository.. and whether there is something important and not obvious t...
by wintermute
Tue Aug 20, 2013 7:45
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: adding a user..
Replies: 9
Views: 1751

adding a user..

i have attempted to add a regular user (for an actual frequent user of my machine, not that it matters :@: ) in my brand spanking new sabayon setup at home (which rocks in all it's weirdness btw, i absolutely love it so far) and have.. not succeeded.. :oops: first i've tried the "usual" (or how i'm ...
by wintermute
Mon Aug 19, 2013 22:00
Forum: Entropy|Equo|Rigo Package Managers
Topic: application installation..
Replies: 3
Views: 1185

Re: application installation..

managed to get them all, seems without problems.. corrction, no agave.. but i found pencil.. :) lovely little program.. anyway.. as the installations actually say no configuration files to update, and, i actually did a libtest.. :D healthy.. :cyclops: i suppose it's as easy as that.. equo install.. ...
by wintermute
Mon Aug 19, 2013 14:36
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: LAptop touchpad or external optical mouse are not recognized
Replies: 4
Views: 941

Re: LAptop touchpad or external optical mouse are not recogn

hello bhatta.. i see that you have no solution for days so, although i'm "the last person in position to offer help" (very new to sabayon myself) thought to, point to the direction, if not able to (and it is virtually impossible i think, for anyone, with the information provided) give a readymade so...