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by svantoviit
Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:29
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: mplayer missing from Sabayon?
Replies: 3
Views: 649

Re: mplayer missing from Sabayon?

Just grab mpv instead of mplayer.

Code: Select all

# equo i -a mpv
by svantoviit
Thu May 30, 2019 20:33
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Exploring the possibility of creating
Replies: 2
Views: 694

Re: Exploring the possibility of creating

The Sabayon EBS images are not longer available.
Have you managed on you own?

Alternatively you can go with Funtoo or Gentoo.
by svantoviit
Sun May 26, 2019 17:48
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Strawberry?
Replies: 4
Views: 751

Re: Strawberry?

Some claim Strawberry's sound is better. As I understand it it's about specific audiophile HW and settings. A regular user would not notice. On the other hand Strawberry drops functionality the dev is not interested in. So it's about if it matches your preferences. Don't think it's of interest for ...
by svantoviit
Sun May 26, 2019 11:03
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Sabayon 19.3 review on Distrowatch
Replies: 0
Views: 1285

Sabayon 19.3 review on Distrowatch

Sabayon 19.3 has been review on Distrowatch lately: Review: Sabayon 19.03 . Sabayon's claim that it is a "beginner-friendly" distro that is "bleeding edge" and "stable and reliable" is a bit of a stretch. I doubt "beginners" will comprehend the instructions for what to do after installing Sabayon - ...
by svantoviit
Sun May 26, 2019 10:49
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Strawberry?
Replies: 4
Views: 751

Re: Strawberry?

Nothing beats MPD ;)
by svantoviit
Sun Feb 10, 2019 9:48
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: SystemRescueCD 6.x moves to ArchLinux
Replies: 1
Views: 1924

Re: SystemRescueCD 6.x moves to ArchLinux

What is the reason for the change?
by svantoviit
Sun Feb 10, 2019 9:37
Forum: Software in General
Topic: some secure Skype alternative?
Replies: 10
Views: 1339

Re: some secure Skype alternative?

Hangouts are dead, discord runs on some proprietary servers.

As an alternative wire, jitsy, linphone and riot come to my mind.
by svantoviit
Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:00
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: How to enable JavaFX??
Replies: 5
Views: 430

Re: How to enable JavaFX??

I manually installed Oracle Java... Better to stick with a package manger. You could have installed it via Portage with javafx USE flag enabled and mask it in Entropy. To make the USE flag permanent, create a file called f.ex. /etc/portage/package.use/03-local.package.use with the following content...
by svantoviit
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:55
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: my /home can't be written without root
Replies: 3
Views: 318

Re: my /home can't be written without root

Yes, there is nothing wrong about it. $ ls -l / | grep home drwxr-xr-x 6 root root 4096 Aug 31 09:13 home The user owned/writable directories are nested under /home $ ls -l /home drwx------ 2 root root 16384 Aug 29 2011 lost+found drwx--x---+ 210 user user 20480 Jan 27 09:56 user If you don't like i...
by svantoviit
Mon Jan 07, 2019 21:18
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: boot hangs
Replies: 1
Views: 856

boot hangs

After entering the LUKS password upon start up it seems nothing happens for while. Suddenly the boot continues as usual. Kernel info: $ uname -rp 4.18.0-sabayon Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-5300U CPU @ 2.30GHz $ equo query installed -vq linux-sabayon sys-kernel/linux-sabayon-4.18.20 journactl does not show ...