[gentoo-user] need firewalld?
Hi Gentoo-users, I just noticed some strange message when shutting down my server: ... * Bringing down interface eth0 * Caching network module dependencies need firewalld * Removing addresses ... What does that "need firewalld" ...Message posted on the December 8th, 2012 - 6:40 AM ET
Comparison of free picture/photo editing software
We can’t say it enough: it isn’t necessary to invest in commercial software to successfully edit your photos! In this article we will look at free programs and trial versions which respond to the basic needs of novice, and in some cases, even ...Review published on the November 17th, 2009 - 9:19 AM ET
[gentoo-user] Need Help!
Hi All, I have been running a gentoo box for quite some time without a desktop manager. Did a lot of upgrading in between time also. The problem I am having is when I login I can't open any Windows. The only one that has open without crashing the ...Message posted on the June 22nd, 2012 - 12:30 PM ET
[gentoo-user] Need help: Filesystem (ext4) corrupted!
Hi, I need some urgent help... The rootfs and $HOME of my embedded system is stored on a 16GB SD-card (about 5GB used, rest free). The FS is ext4. Since the system hangs for unknown reasons several times I removed the sdcard, put it in a card ...Message posted on the September 2nd, 2013 - 12:20 PM ET
[gentoo-user] Need a clue about merging logical volumes/groups with lvm2
I know there are a few lvm2 experts lurking here :) I have a 500gig disk that is split roughly in half between two volume groups, each containing four physical volumes, and each vg is formatted into an ext4 filesystem of roughly 250GB. What I plan ...Message posted on the July 21st, 2012 - 5:20 PM 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] new machine : mail problem : solved
Yet another obscure + unexpected bump to trip over. I carefully copied .fetchmailrc from the other machine it was owned by 'purslow' (user) & had read permissions. Not enough ! Could I get error msgs ? How could I find out what it was ...Message posted on the September 19th, 2012 - 1:30 AM 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
[gentoo-user] [gentoo user] Install gentoo-prefix on ubuntu 12.04
Hi, everybody. I followed the doc<http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/gentoo-alt/prefix/bootstrap-solaris.xml> to install the gentoo-prefix on my ubuntu 12.04 , But when i come to the setp : emerge linker and compiler , and when i run the ...Message posted on the June 8th, 2012 - 8:40 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] You need at least GCC 4.7.x or Clang >= 3.0 for C++11-specific compiler flags
Hello mates, I am facing the following issue, not sure why I have been trying to fix it for 3 days now. I've also installed Clang, but the same results. Additional information: ~AMD64 emerge --info here: http://tny.cz/c2210f24 Build log: ...Message posted on the July 27th, 2013 - 11:00 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
[gentoo-user] trouble downgrading systemd and virtual/udev
I want to downgrade systemd from 207-r2 to 204 (highest stable). I currently have virtual/udev-206-r2 installed, which prevents systemd-204. OK. So I need to downgrade virtual/udev to 200. I thought emerge -1 =virtual/udev-200 ...Message posted on the September 25th, 2013 - 6:30 PM ET