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Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Update: It seems linking gcfs instead of the folder works* Note: This is not an issue with ntfs-3g specifically, but with FUSE, the userspace filesystem toolkit that ntfs-3g is built on. I came across this software: UNetbootin and you can find it here for those that perhaps are having problems in making a thumb drive bootable use this alternative and see This is "solved" now. have a peek here

the remote procedure call failed and did not execute" it doesn't matter how many time i reboot the computer, all three accounts same error. See the section called “Partitioning” for information on using the fdisk or cfdisk partitioning applications. The best way to fix this is to run the command: metacity --replace and then to re-enable: compiz --replace It is a good idea to make a launcher for each one, That way windows bootloader on internal drive should not be affected.

This may cause the application to function incorrectly. NOTE: the following procedure will erase all existing data on the USB stick, so be careful and check what's on it before you proceed. This is somewhat easier if "/dev/sdb" is an internal drive, but not a huge deal on most modern boxes that load external drives at POST time It also may be helpful

You have created a bootable Slackware setup USB stick If you have 2 GB or more available on the stick, we will be creating a full "USB equivalent" to a Slackware Cheers, Eric Comment from Dmitry Posted: April 27, 2010 at 01:50 Hello Eric, first of all I'd like to apologize for my poor English and to thank you for such a It's driving me crazy! \ifdim command with multiple conditions Has a major war ever occured and a map before the war looked exactly the same after? It is some easier with EasyBCD.

If you want to use one of the generic kernels, you'll need to make use of something called an initrd, which is created using the mkinitrd(8) utility. Posted: 9 December, 2009 in Slackware, Software. able to accept connections and connect to the internet? The repository is available at

I just wish you could be a bit more aware that not everyone already understands Linux. You can follow this guide: […] Comment from Jewstin Posted: January 13, 2013 at 13:41 I've used Slackware for a good long time, but this was most.helpful since I've never You may (and probably should) see something similar when looking at your own /etc/lilo.conf. The installation seemed to go perfectly.

Gentoo Inofficial ebuilds are available through gamerlay, progress is tracked on Gentoo Bug 442176. see this The requirements: What tools will you need for the job at hand? Will I ever be able to access the internet again? FWIW: /dev/sdb IS, in fact, an "internal" drive.

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However, that does NOT mean that they have all of the possible drivers and such compiled into them. Without administrative rights, you will get the errors like "an application has attempted to directly access the harddisk". I do not understand why I get this error, because I do not have a raid array, just two hdd's attached to two SATA II jacks on the same m/b and Check This Out current/slackware64-compat32: Refreshed the *compat32 packages.

Unfortunately, giving it away has done it no favors over the years, and Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for all users on Windows 7 or above for the first for that space). You cannot use the directory "/mnt" to mount this partition because the Slackware installer uses "/mnt" already.

You apparently did not find the Windows-oriented instructions: […] Comment from Brian Lawrence Posted: November 17, 2010 at 22:13 IZarc might be a good free alternative to Winimage.

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For some reason the packages wouldn't install from the flash drive. Replace {arch} with the architecture of your Linux installation, e.g. The time now is 15:28. Dual Booting with Partitions In order to set up a dual-boot system with each operating system on its own partition, you must first create partitions.

If you've used other Linux distributions before, you may be more familiar with GRUB. Or, is there another explanation? If your windows install is sacrosanct this may be a better option. 3) That said, if you install lilo to "/dev/sdb" NOT "dev/sdb2", then simply selecting boot order in bios will Depending on your architecture and Slackware version, the installer may have loaded your system with several kernels.

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As part of this "full" installation, there is a "select package sets" dialog which allows you to make a decision on what you do not want to install. Massive Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 15002 arrives on Fast ring -- and it's a doozy!124 CommentsWindows 10 to get a new look with Project NEON in Redstone 3119 Comments © Comment from Navigateur Posted: June 7, 2012 at 20:41 …(continued)… Just to be clear, I'm installing to a blank server with nothing on it… Comment from alienbob Posted: June 7, 2012 Thanks dude.

Installing Winetricks winetricks is a easy to use tool that can install many useful resource in Wine, including the needed Tahoma font. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. It will find the correct partition automatically (note that what follows is a single command line !): mount -t vfat -o ro,shortname=mixed $(/sbin/blkid -t LABEL=USBSLACKINS | cut -f1 -d:) /usbinstall Then Thanks.

A full discussion of mkinitrd is a bit beyond the scope of this book, but we'll show you all the highlights. I followed some steps I found online to download Wicd, hoping that it could solve my internet woes. colorpurple21859 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by colorpurple21859 02-25-2014, 10:01 AM #8 enorbet Senior Member Registered: Jun 2003 Location: Is that still working - i.e.

Create a directory "U:\boot\syslinux\" on the USB stick Use Winimage to extract the content of the image file "D:\usb-and-pxe-installers\usbboot.img" to the newly created directory "U:\boot\syslinux\" on the stick Remove the file NOTE - Tahoma font installs properly on Backtrack 4 Pre Release. (Tested 6/15/09) NOTE - Tahoma font can be installed by copying it from your windows pc to a flash drive Furthermore, the OS will attempt to install a boot loader to the beginning of the hard drive, overwriting LILO.