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by kopibean
Fri Jan 27, 2006 5:42 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Help! Xbox dead after switching HDTV option
Replies: 2
Views: 1501

Help! Xbox dead after switching HDTV option

Hi, Need help urgently! My xbox is dead after I switch it to HDTV using xbvset. This is what I have done: 1. Boot up Gentoox - ok 2. Login using VNC - ok 3. Open up a terminal and su 4. Use xbvset to set the display to HDTV mode (I have just bought a HDTV but the xbox is still without component cabl...
by kopibean
Sun Aug 21, 2005 5:27 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: Magic failed
Replies: 3
Views: 1335

Magic failed

Hi, When I try to run magic from my xbox gentoox, I encountered the following error. Can anyone help! ----------------- . . deleting app-accessibility/gnopernicus/files/digest-gnopernicus-0.10.7 Number of files: 122198 Number of files transferred: 2946 This will install the XFCE windowmanager emerge...
by kopibean
Sun May 08, 2005 6:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Successful magic upgrade to kernel 2.6
Replies: 62
Views: 41717

Magic for Home 3.2

Hi, I read about all the thread about the workaround for Home 3.2 to run magic. But I am kind of loss when you mentioned backup E, format E, and restore back E drive. Could someone kind to show me the exact command to do that? For example, root> magic root> <what is the command to backup E> root> <w...
by kopibean
Sat Feb 12, 2005 6:27 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: Problem with GDMSetup in Home 3.2
Replies: 0
Views: 932

Problem with GDMSetup in Home 3.2

Hi, I have reinstalled Home 3.2 twice over the span of 1 day and finally found out what is the problem with my inability to launch application from XFCE. Here's goes: I have installed Home 3.2, performed the magic twice (first to update X11, and the second to update Alsa and net) and all went well. ...
by kopibean
Fri Feb 11, 2005 5:28 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: No Freevo in Home 3.2
Replies: 3
Views: 1755

I would like to try freevo on Home 3.2. Does that mean that I will have to emerge freevo?
by kopibean
Fri Feb 11, 2005 1:42 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: How to restore the menu start bar in xfce
Replies: 4
Views: 1488

Hi Shallax, I have given up rescuing my immoblise Gentoox and has reinstalled a fresh Home 3.2 yesterday. The installation went fine and I ran Magic after the installation. After the second magic which update the Alsa and Net adapter driver, the Gentoox boot up normally and the XFCE window manager i...
by kopibean
Wed Feb 09, 2005 3:51 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: How to restore the menu start bar in xfce
Replies: 4
Views: 1488

Hi, I have do a magic fix xfce && magic. Now the start menu at the bottom is appearing, however, when I clicked on the terminal icon or firefox icon, nothing appear on the screen. Is there any thing that i have done wrong or how should I make them workable again? Another question, there is 2 virtual...
by kopibean
Tue Feb 08, 2005 4:27 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: How to restore the menu start bar in xfce
Replies: 4
Views: 1488

How to restore the menu start bar in xfce

Hi, I have managed to repair my xfce with the magic and it seem to compile successfully. However when I reboot my xbox, all I see is still a virtual keyboard with a blank background. Anyone can advise how can I restore the menu start bar at the bottom of the screen so that I can launch program from ...
by kopibean
Mon Feb 07, 2005 2:45 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: Problem after latest magic update on Xorg
Replies: 17
Views: 5314

hi, more bad news. I have been trying to recompile KDE for the past 50+ hours on my little xbox but it failed again.... I have done the following: > emerge unmerge kde > emerge --depclean > magic magic prompt for installation of both KDE and XFCE, I choose both by the installation failed again. Now ...
by kopibean
Mon Feb 07, 2005 10:56 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: how to update gentoox loader with magic???
Replies: 20
Views: 4428

magic suppose to be automatically update your loader for you :)
by kopibean
Sat Feb 05, 2005 3:17 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: Problem after latest magic update on Xorg
Replies: 17
Views: 5314

Hi, here's the output from the emerge -pv xfce4. Any clue? ------------------- root # emerge -pv xfce4 These are the packages that I would merge, in order: Calculating dependencies ...done! [ebuild U ] x11-themes/gtk-engines-xfce-2.2.5 [2.1.7] 234 kB [ebuild U ] dev-libs/dbh-1.0.20 [1.0.18] 357 kB [...
by kopibean
Sat Feb 05, 2005 1:51 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: Problem after latest magic update on Xorg
Replies: 17
Views: 5314

Hi, here's the output of the "emerge -pv xfce4-base -------------------- root # emerge -pv xfce4-base These are the packages that I would merge, in order: Calculating dependencies ...done! [ebuild N ] xfce-base/xfwm4-4.0.6 +X 952 kB [ebuild N ] app-text/psutils-1.17 60 kB [ebuild N ] dev-util/gperf-...
by kopibean
Fri Feb 04, 2005 12:01 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: Problem after latest magic update on Xorg
Replies: 17
Views: 5314

To follow up on my previous posting, when I tried to magic with xfce alone, this is the error msg that I received. --------------- Please answer the following questions (if any) in lowercase: Do you want to emerge sync? This is only needed if you have not done so in a long time - about a week or two...
by kopibean
Fri Feb 04, 2005 12:00 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: Problem after latest magic update on Xorg
Replies: 17
Views: 5314

Hi, my xbox is still not working after several hours of compiling kde. Here's the erorr msg when I tried to magic and install kde. --------------------- Please answer the following questions (if any) in lowercase: Do you want to emerge sync? This is only needed if you have not done so in a long time...
by kopibean
Thu Feb 03, 2005 1:46 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: Problem after latest magic update on Xorg
Replies: 17
Views: 5314

Hi, I have tried the following command few times: magic fix xfree && magic <- this doesnt work at all magix fix kde && magic <- this tried to compile kde but it failed half way thru magix fix xfce && magic <- this prompt u whether to update kde and xfce and I choose only update xfce. It tried to upd...