[gentoo-user] Just Testing
Hi, Recently, I cleared out some "gentoo-user" e-mail from Firefox and now it seems that Thunderbird is automatically deleting any gentoo-user e-mail when it arrives in my inbox. The address is still in my personal address book, but not ...Message posted on the December 12th, 2012 - 6:00 PM ET
[gentoo-user] Just a heads-up, I think =sys-libs/glibc-2.14.1-r3 is a stinker.
I've had two segfaults I'd never seen before. One in sudo and one in rdesktop. Updates later when I get things better tracked down. :wqMessage posted on the April 25th, 2012 - 11:20 PM ET
[gentoo-user] Hibernate and missing drives have reappeared - Gentoo-user is also missing!!!!
Hi all, I posted a message a few days ago regarding mapped drives not showing up in Dolphin and the Hibernate button disappearing. I hadn't got around to replying to peoples suggestions, don't you just hate work interfering with your enjoyment of ...Message posted on the June 27th, 2012 - 11:40 AM ET
[gentoo-user] Share /home with Gentoo and Ubuntu
Hi, I'm a new gentoo user (coming from ubuntu). I've been proving to myself that I can do everything I need with gentoo on a secondary laptop, and after a few weeks, I think I've got it (svn repos, AVR cross compiler, multiple screens, etc). I ...Message posted on the November 27th, 2012 - 12:40 PM ET
Re: [gentoo-user] /dev/snd/seq access mode and permission
I have tried creating this rule: /etc/udev/rules.d/40-seq.rules KERNEL=="snd/seq", GROUP="audio", MODE="0666" ...but I'm not sure about the kernel key pair. I have tried matching "/dev/snd/seq" and just ...Message posted on the August 22nd, 2012 - 11:50 PM ET
[gentoo-user] SystemD + Gnome 3.8 I can log in as root but not as normal user
Hello Mates, I finally thought that I got this working, so now I am dealing this issue: I choose the latest kernel with systemd and GDM starts good, but I cannot log in to gnome as a normal user, I can only log in to gnome as root. What I have ...Message posted on the October 1st, 2013 - 2:40 AM ET
[gentoo-user] Font problems on new install
A new install 64-bit Dell. I noted all the font files in my old machine's /var/lib/world file and installed them on the new machine. Notwithstanding that I had mysterious problems. One of the icons on my ICEWM toolbar launches the command... ...Message posted on the May 15th, 2013 - 10:30 PM ET
[gentoo-user] Initramfs or move /usr to /, oh my...
Creating a new thread for this questions since mine got lost in all of the follow-ups... I would really appreciate a meaningful response to this question (maybe I should go ask this on -dev?) - this has the potential to lose me forever as a gentoo ...Message posted on the March 18th, 2012 - 12:50 PM ET
[gentoo-user] Udev-197 : 4 show-stoppers
I just tried upgrading to udev-197 , which is supposed to be stable. There were multiple problems & I'm now back with udev-171 . (1) "Setting system clock using HW clock; can't access HW clock". (2) "Mounting local filesystems; ...Message posted on the January 20th, 2013 - 4:00 AM ET
[gentoo-user] Qt blocking @world update
Hi there! My @world update did not go well. It was much worse some while ago, so I just did an emerge -e @world, after manually removing stuff from /var/lib/portage/world until I got no complaints any more. I had to remove kde-misc/publictransport ...Message posted on the November 2nd, 2013 - 5:10 PM ET
[gentoo-user] Merging separate /usr back into / - one last time...
Hi all, This was discussed within a couple of threads in the last few months, but I wanted to ask for final clarification before I go ahead with this (yeah, I know, 'paranoia will destroy ya')... I'm not afraid of an initramfs any more, but I've ...Message posted on the December 2nd, 2013 - 9:10 AM ET
LVM2+mdraid+systemd (was Re: [gentoo-user] systemd and lvm)
On Fri, Sep 13, 2013 at 7:42 AM, Stefan G. Weichinger <email@example.com> wrote: Am 12.09.2013 20:23, schrieb Canek Peláez Valdés: Stefan, what initramfs are you using? dracut, run via your kerninst-script. Could you please ...Message posted on the September 20th, 2013 - 4:50 AM ET
[gentoo-user] grub2 upgrade not working
Hello, I have been searching the web for help on this but no luck. I have just upgraded from grub legacy to grub2. Followed the gentoo docs and grub2 will not boot. It hangs in the beginning with the messages: Loading Linux 3.10.17-gentoo ... ...Message posted on the November 23rd, 2013 - 9:10 PM ET
[gentoo-user] Can I chroot to a folder?
Hi list, I want to install a samba server using Gentoo. But I decided to start the installation o my machine and make a stage4 at some folder. The idea is to spent less time at the target machine. But, when I try to chroot, I get the error: ...Message posted on the March 18th, 2013 - 1:50 PM ET