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by shedt
Tue Aug 03, 2004 4:58 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: did i kill my gentoox install ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1411

it looks like it is trying to mount a rootfs file of the cdrom... i'll put my gentoox cd stardust in...

i doubt that will work.

this is some of the lines i am reading:


the last two lines:
/linuxxrc: cannot open dev/console: no such file or directory
kernal panic attempted to kill itit !

:(
by shedt
Tue Aug 03, 2004 4:44 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: did i kill my gentoox install ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1411

I did not login as root when i ran magic f-drive


i hope this is not a lesson that i will have to learn harshly....

i have a feeling i should start unrar'ing and getting ready for a night of magic
by shedt
Tue Aug 03, 2004 4:37 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: did i kill my gentoox install ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1411

did i kill my gentoox install ?

I tried magic f-drive everything seemed cool except for when it went to reboot. it starts up and says it can't create some files, then says something like: kernal panic: init failed i can unrar the distro file back to my e, but i need to get this on f, i don't have any space for all my saves etc on ...
by shedt
Tue Aug 03, 2004 12:30 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: terminal font
Replies: 1
Views: 921

viewtopic.php?t=1589&highlight=bigger+font+terminal

is this the solution ?

man xterm

?

does this edit a config file or somthing for the terminal ?
by shedt
Tue Aug 03, 2004 12:28 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: terminal font
Replies: 1
Views: 921

terminal font

how do I change the font in the terminal and make it bigger?
by shedt
Mon Aug 02, 2004 11:46 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: first time using Magic + some other questions
Replies: 4
Views: 1507

great, I guess then it took so long because it was the first time. is there a good place too learn all the basic basic stuff, terms etc ? would anyone be able to guess how long it takes to magic f-drive ? hmmm, i guess i will have more questions when i get home and start fiddling with it. thats the ...
by shedt
Mon Aug 02, 2004 7:32 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: first time using Magic + some other questions
Replies: 4
Views: 1507

oh and one more question ! I figured out how to change the size of my fonts for the gui and stuff, but how can i do it for the terminal? -edit- also for joyd http://gentoox.shallax.com/modules.php?name=Sections&op=viewarticle&artid=60 would this take along time to install as well ? would i just type...
by shedt
Mon Aug 02, 2004 7:29 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: first time using Magic + some other questions
Replies: 4
Views: 1507

first time using Magic + some other questions

ok so I installed gentoox, nice stuff ! I'm using xfce, everything seems cool, but a few times my controller did not work. and once i closed the keyboard and could not get it back, and i did not shut down correctly... etc... so anyways, xfce crashed I guess. All I would see is the sides on the panel...