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Patch and Compile Kernel with Custom Boot Logo

Posted 12-18-2009 at 05:54 AM by ~sHyLoCk~
Updated 12-21-2009 at 12:08 PM by ~sHyLoCk~

Originally Posted in my BLOG.


Unlike every other distro, Slackware doesn't brand anything. Everything is vanilla. So when you boot, you see the original linux penguin logo at the top of your screen.

Download the latest kernel source from kernel.org. I'll be using here kernel 2.6.32 source and 2.6.32.1 patch. So you understand that you don't need to download the whole kernel source every-time a...
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Relic Archive

Posted 12-18-2009 at 02:13 AM by dfowensby

Just a thot:
my OS is U-606.1
Generally, most subsequent OSs are crud. Forget even the x64 month-later version of this one.
Is Ubuntu sold-out to "Drown 'em in bug-crud till they suck some other devel-base dry" or what?
I would really like to load up U-10.04 and find that everything that worked 5 years ago now magically works again, along with everything else that the normal world came up with since then. Please don't kick me for being radical. heh....
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if must update a bit...

Posted 12-18-2009 at 02:02 AM by alred
Updated 12-23-2009 at 09:50 AM by alred

long time no type...

anyway...

apart from the writing model/s, looking at my profile, there are indeed some changes here and there.

now a lot of complicated things but went into What distro do you use? ::

Quote:
puppy and Ubuntu and ... erh ... redhat(sort of) ... + the venerable bsd and solaris ^_^
basically never use puppy now. This one is good and very fast to use if wanted to do something first while waiting. Easier and...
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Copy / Access Mac OSX Partition from the Install DVD in Linux

Posted 12-17-2009 at 08:31 AM by robinherbots
Updated 04-24-2013 at 08:19 AM by robinherbots

If you insert the Mac OSX (Leopard) Install DVD; the only thing you see is the WindowsSupport part of the DVD. If you want to access the OSX Install content of the DVD you need some extra tools.
  • download & install multipath-tools
    (http://christophe.varoqui.free.fr/)
    In a terminal as root
    • tar -xjf multipath-tools-0.4.8.tar.bz2
    • cd multipath-tools-0.4.8
    • make && make install
  • Map the dvd to a loop-device
    losetup /dev/loop0 /dev/sr0 (/dev/sr0
...
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Upgrade to Karmic

Posted 12-17-2009 at 05:22 AM by bhupendra

After my first upgrade to Karmic Koala, virtual box stopped working. After several attempts, went back to Jaunty. Several days later, upgraded to Karmic. Virtual box worked fine, but Skype stopped working. Tried several things including re-installation of pulse audio. Nothing worked. After a few days tried Skype, it was working. Can't explain why it started working all of a sudden.
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