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by exsencon
Fri Feb 13, 2009 13:22
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: sabayon distrubs other linux installations!
Replies: 14
Views: 2775

Re: sabayon distrubs other linux installations!

I think that was a joke, man! You cannot install Linux on FAT because unix rights are not supported. By the way, be careful with large FAT partitions, I once had an external drive with fat (back in the days when I used windoze, many years ago) and after a while a lot of files got corrupted. IMO FAT...
by exsencon
Wed Feb 11, 2009 23:20
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: sabayon distrubs other linux installations!
Replies: 14
Views: 2775

Re: sabayon distrubs other linux installations!

albfneto wrote:Yes, do. Your linuxes are also installed of FAT32 partition?
No,all linuxes are on ext3 partitions.The fat partition just serves as a "common home folder" for WIn and the linuxes.
by exsencon
Wed Feb 11, 2009 22:02
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: sabayon distrubs other linux installations!
Replies: 14
Views: 2775

Re: sabayon distrubs other linux installations!

Well I use WinXP on one HD and Kubuntu,Mint,Mandriva,Ubuntu,Debian,Sabayon,Fedora,Suse.Slackware and Slax on a second HD. Everything is booting from one Grub bootloader in the MBR. I made no separate home partitions for any Linux but made a large FAT partition on that disk and dump all the stuff I w...
by exsencon
Wed Feb 11, 2009 21:44
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Canon Pixma MP520 [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 1256

Re: Canon Pixma MP520

Installed my scanner end of my Canon Pixma MP520 with the sane-pixma-0.14.4.ebuild. Works great as a standalone and in Gimp,I just had to remerge xsane to have it in gimp. :D
by exsencon
Tue Feb 10, 2009 20:41
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Canon Pixma MP520 [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 1256

Re: Canon Pixma MP520

Never mind,I did a portato update and then gutenprint 4.something was there.It didn't have the canonMP520 but I upgraded it to 5.1.7 and then it was as you said. CanonMP520 is there and I just went to the cups website to install it. Works OK. Thanks. Before my reinstall I installed the mp520 scanner...
by exsencon
Tue Feb 10, 2009 15:44
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Canon Pixma MP520 [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 1256

Re: Canon Pixma MP520

Yes well, I did a reinstall of SB (unrelated problem) so I wanted to use your info but this is what I get: localhost zeger # equo search gutenprint >> @@ Searching... >> #1 Sabayon Linux Official Repository Nothing else, I looked in portato and gutenprint is not there. Should I go for the ebuild onc...
by exsencon
Mon Feb 09, 2009 15:34
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Canon Pixma MP520 [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 1256

Re: Canon Pixma MP520

Well,it's not in my list, not even gutenprint is. localhost ~ # /usr/share/cups/model/gutenprint/5.1/C -su: /usr/share/cups/model/gutenprint/5.1/C: No such file or directory localhost ~ # /usr/share/cups/model/gutenprint -su: /usr/share/cups/model/gutenprint: No such file or directory But I have som...
by exsencon
Mon Feb 02, 2009 20:08
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Canon Pixma MP520 [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 1256

Canon Pixma MP520 [Solved]

I have a multiboot system on a Dell Dimension E520 with WinXPand Ubuntu/Kubuntu,Fedora,LinuxMint,Debian,Mandriva,Slackware,Slax,Suse and now recently Sabayon3.4. All systems booting with Kubuntu's grub in the MBR. PC is usb-connected to a Canon MP520 printer-scanner-copier. Printer works with all in...