Puppy Linux Discussion Forum Forum Index Puppy Linux Discussion Forum
Puppy HOME page : puppylinux.com
"THE" alternative forum : puppylinux.info
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

The time now is Fri 29 Aug 2014, 08:14
All times are UTC - 4
 Forum index » House Training » Bugs ( Submit bugs )
Slacko 5.5 feedback and bug reports
Moderators: Flash, Ian, JohnMurga
Post new topic   Reply to topic View previous topic :: View next topic
Page 5 of 12 [176 Posts]   Goto page: Previous 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, ..., 10, 11, 12 Next
Author Message
rjbrewer


Joined: 22 Jan 2008
Posts: 4422
Location: merriam, kansas

PostPosted: Wed 13 Mar 2013, 08:23    Post subject:  

Neither Slacko5.5-4g or Wary5.5 see or have an icon appear
when a blank cd-rw, dvd-rw is inserted. Pmount also doesn't
see them.
Both burn-iso-tocd and pburn see them; but may burn an
iso that gives kernel-panic.

_________________

Inspiron 700m, Pent.M 1.6Ghz, 1Gb ram.
Msi Wind U100, N270 1.6>2.0Ghz, 1.5Gb ram.
Eeepc 8g 701, 900Mhz, 1Gb ram.
Full installs

Back to top
View user's profile Send private message 
rcrsn51


Joined: 05 Sep 2006
Posts: 9059
Location: Stratford, Ontario

PostPosted: Wed 13 Mar 2013, 09:07    Post subject:  

rjbrewer wrote:
Neither Slacko5.5-4g or Wary5.5 see or have an icon appear when a blank cd-rw, dvd-rw is inserted. Pmount also doesn't see them.

IIRC, there was a problem in Precise where audio CD's were not being detected at all. This required changes to tools like probedisk and these changes are probably now in woof. So they will affect subsequent Puppies.
Quote:
Both burn-iso-tocd and pburn see them; but may burn an iso that gives kernel-panic.

I will do some tests with this.

[Edit] Using Wary 55, I burned some ISOs using burniso2cd. Like you reported, the blank discs were not detected. However, the burned CDs all booted correctly without kernel panics.

I believe that whatever burning problems you are having, they are not related to the issue of disc detection.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message 
rjbrewer


Joined: 22 Jan 2008
Posts: 4422
Location: merriam, kansas

PostPosted: Wed 13 Mar 2013, 11:45    Post subject:  

rcrsn51 wrote:
rjbrewer wrote:
Neither Slacko5.5-4g or Wary5.5 see or have an icon appear when a blank cd-rw, dvd-rw is inserted. Pmount also doesn't see them.

IIRC, there was a problem in Precise where audio CD's were not being detected at all. This required changes to tools like probedisk and these changes are probably now in woof. So they will affect subsequent Puppies.
Quote:
Both burn-iso-tocd and pburn see them; but may burn an iso that gives kernel-panic.

I will do some tests with this.

[Edit] Using Wary 55, I burned some ISOs using burniso2cd. Like you reported, the blank discs were not detected. However, the burned CDs all booted correctly without kernel panics.

I believe that whatever burning problems you are having, they are not related to the issue of disc detection.


I should have mentioned; the burning problems took
place one evening. The next day the burns were working,
using the same iso's, devices, and methods.
Don't have a clue why.

_________________

Inspiron 700m, Pent.M 1.6Ghz, 1Gb ram.
Msi Wind U100, N270 1.6>2.0Ghz, 1.5Gb ram.
Eeepc 8g 701, 900Mhz, 1Gb ram.
Full installs

Back to top
View user's profile Send private message 
xophist


Joined: 10 Dec 2012
Posts: 26
Location: Coastal Texas

PostPosted: Thu 14 Mar 2013, 12:52    Post subject: closing jwm windows [solved]  

EDIT: This is a feature, not a bug!
Thanks to anikin for pointing out the thread where this has been discussed. I don't like this feature, but the change in behavior is too trivial to gripe about.


A trivial issue with slacko5.5-PAE (no user changes made after bootup), not seen in slacko5.4-PAE:

When closing a window, as the arrow cursor nears the "x" in the upper right of the window frame, the arrow changes to a rectangle. This is not desirable, but is a very minor issue.

Has anyone else noticed this? Is there a way to stop the change in cursor indicator, i.e. to revert to the jwm behavior in slacko5.4-PAE?

Last edited by xophist on Fri 15 Mar 2013, 15:58; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message 
Tote


Joined: 19 Jan 2012
Posts: 228
Location: South Wales

PostPosted: Fri 15 Mar 2013, 13:02    Post subject:  

I think that's a feature of the latest version of jmw which has probably been used in the 5.5 Slacko, but you'll want to wait for someone smarter than me to tell you how to disable it. Confused
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message 
anikin

Joined: 10 May 2012
Posts: 460

PostPosted: Fri 15 Mar 2013, 13:41    Post subject: Re: closing jwm windows  

xophist wrote:
A trivial issue with slacko5.5-PAE (no user changes made after bootup), not seen in slacko5.4-PAE:

When closing a window, as the arrow cursor nears the "x" in the upper right of the window frame, the arrow changes to a rectangle. This is not desirable, but is a very minor issue.

Has anyone else notice this? Is there a way to stop the change in cursor indicator, i.e. to revert to the jwm behavior in slacko5.4-PAE?

This feature gets mentioned and discussed here:
http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?p=690343#690343
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message 
xophist


Joined: 10 Dec 2012
Posts: 26
Location: Coastal Texas

PostPosted: Fri 15 Mar 2013, 16:03    Post subject: Re: closing jwm windows [solved]  

@Tote: It doesn't look like this "feature" can be disabled. Thanks for the reply.

@anikin: Thanks for pointing out that thread. I would have gone through life thinking it was a bug. Now I know it's a "feature".

Thanks for the replies.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message 
zigbert


Joined: 29 Mar 2006
Posts: 5684
Location: Valåmoen, Norway

PostPosted: Fri 15 Mar 2013, 18:49    Post subject:  

Mick
Please look at this:
http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?p=692291#692291


Sigmund

_________________
Stardust resources
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website 
01micko


Joined: 11 Oct 2008
Posts: 7794
Location: qld

PostPosted: Sat 16 Mar 2013, 08:32    Post subject:  

zigbert wrote:
Mick
Please look at this:
http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?p=692291#692291


Sigmund


Duly noted, thanks.

_________________
Woof Mailing List | keep the faith Cool |
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website 
zigbert


Joined: 29 Mar 2006
Posts: 5684
Location: Valåmoen, Norway

PostPosted: Sat 16 Mar 2013, 09:14    Post subject:  

I am trying to figure out why cdrdao and cdparanoia is a part of the Slacko iso?

What apps depends on these?
I checked /root/.packages/woof-installed-packages, but no wisdom there.


Sigmund

_________________
Stardust resources
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website 
01micko


Joined: 11 Oct 2008
Posts: 7794
Location: qld

PostPosted: Sat 16 Mar 2013, 17:14    Post subject:  

Sigmund,

Does this give you a clue?

Code:
# grep cdrdao ~/.packages/builtin_files/*
/root/.packages/builtin_files/cdrdao: cdrdao
/root/.packages/builtin_files/cdrdao:/usr/share/cdrdao
/root/.packages/builtin_files/shared-mime-info: x-cdrdao-toc.xml
# cat /root/.packages/builtin_files/cdrdao
/usr
/usr/bin
 cdrdao
 cue2toc
 toc2cddb
 toc2cue
/usr/share
/usr/share/cdrdao
 drivers


I remember there was a reason, but that may have only been for the 13.37 version

_________________
Woof Mailing List | keep the faith Cool |
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website 
zigbert


Joined: 29 Mar 2006
Posts: 5684
Location: Valåmoen, Norway

PostPosted: Sat 16 Mar 2013, 18:25    Post subject:  

01micko wrote:
Does this give you a clue?
Nope.
I only know pBurn, and that does not use cdrdao.
I don't think we have any gui apps offering toc/cue conversion.


Sigmund

_________________
Stardust resources
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website 
01micko


Joined: 11 Oct 2008
Posts: 7794
Location: qld

PostPosted: Sat 16 Mar 2013, 18:33    Post subject:  

You can try to remove cdrdao with the uninstall builtin packages tool , on a check it seems not needed at all, and also libao.

Thanks

_________________
Woof Mailing List | keep the faith Cool |
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website 
maxpro4u


Joined: 19 Jun 2010
Posts: 290
Location: Rittman,Ohio,USA, In dog years,I'm dead

PostPosted: Sun 17 Mar 2013, 20:29    Post subject: Dell D610  

So I installed slacko to a 2Gb usb drive. WOW. Everything "just works". Broadcom wireless works- sound buttons work- brightness works and all apps that I installed so far (chromium,BibleTime,Pan139) ran fine and all dependancies were installed fine.

Way To Go!!

1 question, how do I add xfce to the mix? It is my favorite.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website Yahoo Messenger MSN Messenger 
ally


Joined: 19 May 2012
Posts: 838
Location: lincoln

PostPosted: Sun 17 Mar 2013, 20:34    Post subject:  

hey max

there is an xfce build for the old slacko

http://sourceforge.net/projects/latestxfcepuppy/

Smile
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website 
Display posts from previous:   Sort by:   
Page 5 of 12 [176 Posts]   Goto page: Previous 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, ..., 10, 11, 12 Next
Post new topic   Reply to topic View previous topic :: View next topic
 Forum index » House Training » Bugs ( Submit bugs )
Jump to:  

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group
[ Time: 0.0908s ][ Queries: 12 (0.0130s) ][ GZIP on ]