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by popeye
Mon Mar 21, 2016 9:59
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Upgrade kernel linux [Solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1302

Re: Upgrade kernel linux [Solved]

My sabayon runs kernel 4.4.0 used eselect bzimage to change from 4.1.0 to the current one however, on upgrading, it upgraded and installed the kernel to 4.4.6, but bzimage does not show 4.4.6 It continues to boot from 4.4.0 HOw do I change from 4.4.0 to 4.4.6?? tried kernel-switcher, but after insta...
by popeye
Mon Mar 21, 2016 9:12
Forum: Networking and Wireless
Topic: WiFi Issues
Replies: 4
Views: 2242

Re: WiFi Issues

@sergio
changed the blacklist.conf file as advised, and now, the wifi is not even being detected!! So, went back and undid the changes.. atleast for now, I am able to use the laptops wifi as a hotspot...
by popeye
Fri Mar 18, 2016 16:24
Forum: Hardware
Topic: QHD display and dedicated nvidia graphics card
Replies: 3
Views: 14902

Re: QHD display and dedicated nvidia graphics card

@wolfden thanks.. browsed through, and found that nvidia graphics card are supported however, there does seem to be an issue with the display screens... guess, i might stick to perhaps a FHD screen rather than QHD screen.. I'll see how it adds up I am into wildlife photography, and use a canon eos7d...
by popeye
Wed Mar 16, 2016 20:41
Forum: Hardware
Topic: QHD display and dedicated nvidia graphics card
Replies: 3
Views: 14902

QHD display and dedicated nvidia graphics card

I am a dedicated linux amateur and a photography hobbyist. Planning to upgrade my laptop so as to accomodate for the better displays, which helps me edit my photographs. Am browsing for a QHD display laptop, which is often bundled up with a dedicated graphics card Will sabayon or for that matter any...
by popeye
Mon Mar 14, 2016 11:36
Forum: Entropy|Equo|Rigo Package Managers
Topic: Updating/upgrading entropy using rigo
Replies: 14
Views: 4398

Re: Updating/upgrading entropy using rigo

And another message +++ >>> (6/14) sys-kernel/linux-sabayon-4.4 ╠ ## Unpacking: sys-kernel:linux-sabayon-4.4.9df122bc8946ee8c6a11e331151984afef03dc6b~2.tbz2 ╠ ## Package phase: setup * To avoid automounting and auto(un)installing with /boot, * just export the DONT_MOUNT_BOOT variable. * Assuming you...
by popeye
Mon Mar 14, 2016 11:31
Forum: Entropy|Equo|Rigo Package Managers
Topic: Updating/upgrading entropy using rigo
Replies: 14
Views: 4398

Re: Updating/upgrading entropy using rigo

was doing my weekly upgrade and now a new message flashed up.. ## Unpacking: gnome-extra:gnome-shell-extensions-3.18.4.2b1b31ae0df7ede1780acaa7ffd502e083e93d25~0.tbz2 ╠ ## Package phase: preinstall ╠ ## Installing package: gnome-extra/gnome-shell-extensions-3.18.4 ╠ ## [JavaScript extensions for GNO...
by popeye
Sun Mar 13, 2016 18:05
Forum: Entropy|Equo|Rigo Package Managers
Topic: Updating/upgrading entropy using rigo
Replies: 14
Views: 4398

Re: Updating/upgrading entropy using rigo

@wolfden
worked like a charm!!!
Am beginning to enjoy sabayon now... learning on the job
Thank you...
by popeye
Sat Mar 12, 2016 9:59
Forum: Entropy|Equo|Rigo Package Managers
Topic: Update vs Upgrade
Replies: 3
Views: 1267

Re: Update vs Upgrade

@stupot
Thanks for the info...
by popeye
Sat Mar 12, 2016 9:57
Forum: Entropy|Equo|Rigo Package Managers
Topic: Updating/upgrading entropy using rigo
Replies: 14
Views: 4398

Re: Updating/upgrading entropy using rigo

@sabayonino @wolfden Thank you guys for the support Ran upgrade --purge --ask as mentioned earlier and this is what terminal showed after ╠ @@ Calculating System Updates: ╠ @@ Nothing to update. ╠ @@ On the system there are packages that are not available anymore in the online repositories. ╠ @@ Eve...
by popeye
Wed Mar 09, 2016 15:46
Forum: Networking and Wireless
Topic: WiFi Issues
Replies: 4
Views: 2242

Re: WiFi Issues

@sergio
Thanks a lot for the info..
Downloaded bradcom-sta, however, when I try to change the .conf file, I am not able to using gedit
Please help me round this