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Old 08-11-2012, 11:14 AM   #46
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Hi,

in the installer if the group KDEI is deselected the following packages are still selected in the detailed menu mode

Code:
kde-l10n-ca@valencia
kde-l10n-ia
kde-l10n-id
kde-l10n-si
regards fl0
 
Old 08-11-2012, 11:29 AM   #47
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hey?

Do please bump up that XFCE to 4.10 or at least to 4.8.x?
pretty please?
 
Old 08-11-2012, 11:38 AM   #48
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Do please bump up that XFCE to 4.10 or at least to 4.8.x?
pretty please?
Huh?
XFCE 4.10 entered Slackware-current on July 22
 
Old 08-11-2012, 12:59 PM   #49
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XFCE 4.10 entered Slackware-current on July 22
And running great so far, with one exception...

Last edited by solarfields; 08-11-2012 at 01:00 PM.
 
Old 08-11-2012, 04:05 PM   #50
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Same as GazL for me.

@GazL - Nice catch on the .xinitrc. I see the same.
Figures :P Things work fine with fvwm2 on my Slackware 14 beta 1 vm (I have yet to snapshot it and then upgrade it). I'll see what happens after I update it.
 
Old 08-11-2012, 07:30 PM   #51
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Which kernel version will slack 14 ship with?
 
Old 08-11-2012, 07:34 PM   #52
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Which kernel version will slack 14 ship with?
Code:
Linux odin 3.2.26-smp #2 SMP Tue Aug 7 15:22:26 CDT 2012 i686
I'm guessing that 14.0 with ship with 3.2.26 unless some bugs are discovered. We are getting closer.
 
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Old 08-11-2012, 07:34 PM   #53
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i think 3.2.36 or probably 3.2.37 if it make it
 
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Old 08-11-2012, 10:13 PM   #54
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Sigh... Still syncing the slackware current tree here.
 
Old 08-12-2012, 12:23 AM   #55
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NetworkManger missing from Services Menu:

Shouldn't /etc/rc.d/rc.networkmanager be included under "Select/deselect system daemons" in the "SELECT STARTUP SERVICES TO RUN" dialog box? I would think this would be a service that most would want to enable on startup.

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Old 08-12-2012, 01:42 AM   #56
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The option CONFIG_FB_VESA=y in the RC kernel is causing NVIDIA's blob to spill the following error.
Code:
[   47.491112] NVRM: Your system is not currently configured to drive a VGA console
[   47.491114] NVRM: on the primary VGA device. The NVIDIA Linux graphics driver
[   47.491116] NVRM: requires the use of a text-mode VGA console. Use of other console
[   47.491117] NVRM: drivers including, but not limited to, vesafb, may result in
[   47.491118] NVRM: corruption and stability problems, and is not supported.
For some unknown reason, vesafb stopped working with the newest versions of the blob. Reference is there.
http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/show...6&postcount=39

I'm pretty ignorant as to deciphering what all that means and the error message seems harmless to me, just thought I should mention it.
 
Old 08-12-2012, 01:53 AM   #57
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The option CONFIG_FB_VESA=y in the RC kernel is causing NVIDIA's blob to spill the following error.
Please do not kill the penguins! Furthermore, better resolution on the console is not bad.

If there is a real issue though, I hope nVidia will solve it.

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Old 08-12-2012, 02:11 AM   #58
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Bug in the installer:
When installing slackware in a qemu-kvm PC using virtio drivers, all virtio devices are available ("fdisk -l" shows /dev/vdX devices) but the installer can't see /dev/vdX so I have to do that :
I install slackware without virtio drivers so I have /dev/sdX devices then I restart the cdrom with virtio enabled, chroot to my installation then modifying lilo.conf, fstab and create a initrd.gz successfully.
 
Old 08-12-2012, 02:49 AM   #59
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Please Remove KDE From Slackware

just as GNOME was removed. XFCE is probably the best choice for a default desktop in Slackware. Just LOOK at the bloat of KDE!


Furthermore, Perl 5.16.0 is broken in respect to CPAN. I finally avoided using CPAN by manually creating packages for modules that I'd normally install via CPAN. The latter effort could have been avoided if the Perl installation weren't broken.

Anyway, I knew in advance that the upgrade to Slackware 14 wasn't going to be clean or easy. I was right ...
 
Old 08-12-2012, 02:59 AM   #60
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Bug in curl ?
When executing "./configure" script of ncmpcpp-0.5.10, I have this message :
Code:
checking for curl-config... /usr/bin/curl-config
/usr/bin/curl-config: line 138: CPPFLAG_CURL_STATICLIB: command not found
Ok it's not an error.

I looked at "/usr/bin/curl-config" and I replace :
Code:
if test "X${prefix}/include" = "X/usr/include"; then
  echo "$(CPPFLAG_CURL_STATICLIB)"
else
  echo "$(CPPFLAG_CURL_STATICLIB)-I${prefix}/include"
fi
by :
Code:
if test "X${prefix}/include" = "X/usr/include"; then
  echo "$CPPFLAG_CURL_STATICLIB"
else
  echo "$CPPFLAG_CURL_STATICLIB-I${prefix}/include"
fi
and it works.

It seems $CPPFLAG_CURL_STATICLIB has no reason to be a command, doesn't it ?

Edit 1: I'm wrong, it doesn't work. "./configure" works but "make" failed because of curl.
Edit 2: "make" failed also without modifying "/usr/bin/curl-config" on i486. "make" works perfectly on x86_64 with or without modification of curl-config. I hope I've not forgot anything and I don't lose your time.
Edit 3: I just retry to compile ncmpcpp on a clean slackware-current (i486) installation and "make" works.

Last edited by Thom1b; 08-12-2012 at 08:20 AM. Reason: Compilation works
 
  


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