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by boss302
Tue Jul 20, 2004 3:17 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: Gentoox pronunciation and You Dont Know Jack
Replies: 3
Views: 1617

I always say Jen - Tooks right or wrong who cares ...
by boss302
Thu Feb 26, 2004 3:54 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Sparkle problems.
Replies: 4
Views: 1570

ahh, the problem was a brainfart ;) I was trying to mount the f partition to a mountpoint which doesnt exist! Give me a few mins to fix and reupload! Hey it happens. Turns out the script for mounting root had been ovwritten by etc-update, I wonder who did that :oops: I will check out the new sparkl...
by boss302
Sat Feb 21, 2004 5:17 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Sparkle problems.
Replies: 4
Views: 1570

Sparkle problems.

I have gentoox installed on the f drive, and it's been working fine for a while. It was pro 1.0 and has been upgraded to the latest via magic and emerge. After doing the latest kernel upgrade, when I boot the system I get a "root not unmounted properly" message, since it's mounted rw it can't be che...
by boss302
Mon Oct 27, 2003 2:10 am
Forum: Bugs
Topic: Kernel upgrade did not work with pro
Replies: 3
Views: 6121

Ahh, I didn't know that, I thought after moving to f it all went over there.
No matter, I'm fixed again ....
I seem to remember having similar problems during the last kernel upgrade from drive f also. I will move the files to e.
by boss302
Sat Oct 25, 2003 2:05 am
Forum: Bugs
Topic: Kernel upgrade did not work with pro
Replies: 3
Views: 6121

Kernel upgrade did not work with pro

System is pro without xfree or kde. Up to date to last friday with emerge sync. and emerge -u world --deep Ran magic, detected that new kernel was needed. Left system alone, after some time (around an hour maybe more) I found the system had rebooted and was back to my dashboard. I booted linux again...
by boss302
Wed Sep 24, 2003 6:54 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Network not working after etc-update
Replies: 6
Views: 2559

You could have used the virtual keyboard.. but you may have been using Pro which doesnt have the keyboard. :\ Good point, and although it would be quite tedious to type all that with a virtual keyboard, for a novice linux user, I think this would be a simpler solution than what I came up with. Half...
by boss302
Wed Sep 24, 2003 6:29 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Network not working after etc-update
Replies: 6
Views: 2559

This is already documented in the faq: I just ran "emerge -u world" (or similar) then ran "etc-update" and let it update all my files, now I cant get my networking back! Run the following command: "insmod -f nvnet && /etc/init.d/net.eth0 restart && sleep 10 && magic fix nvnet && magic" Type it EXAC...
by boss302
Fri Sep 19, 2003 4:21 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Network not working after etc-update
Replies: 6
Views: 2559

Re: Network not working after etc-update

Hi guys, My problem is as the subject says. I know this problem is in the FAQ but in my case, since performing an etc-update I have rebooted my xbox so when I boot Gentoox it complains that it can't set up eth0 . So unfortunately, I can't login to my xbox to fix it as per the FAQ and I can't use th...