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by psherma1
January 5th, 2020, 2:01 pm
Forum: Updates
Topic: 01/05/2020
Replies: 0
Views: 541

01/05/2020

Why kernel is not being updated: From: https://linuxreviews.org/Linux_5.5-rc4_Released_With_Few_Changes There are three changes to Intels i915 kernel driver for Intel iGPUs in this release. Using 5.5-rc3 on a notebook with a Intel CPU/iGPU has worked better than any kernel since 5.0.21 and these 3 a...
by psherma1
January 4th, 2020, 11:11 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 01/04/2020
Replies: 0
Views: 343

01/04/2020

Still sticking with 4.19.x kernel due to i915 problems, python3 jump to 3.8 necessitated a lot of repackaging, including pyQt5... which takes me overnight :-) Saturday, 01/04/2020 l/python-soupsieve-1.9.5-x86_64-1AL.txz ***Added*** l/python_BeautifulSoup4-4.6.1-x86_64-1AL.txz ***Removed*** a/brotli-...
by psherma1
December 19th, 2019, 1:38 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 12/19/2019
Replies: 0
Views: 497

12/19/2019

Thursday, 12/19/2019 * Absolute is not updating to the 5.4 series kernel, as it does not properly support * the intel i915 chipset. (A very common GPU.) * I believe this will be remedied in the 5.5 series due out in February. a/file-5.38-x86_64-1.txz a/kernel-firmware-20191218_c4586ff-noarch-1.txz a...
by psherma1
December 15th, 2019, 12:40 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 12/14/2019
Replies: 0
Views: 469

12/14/2019

NOTE: When using gslapt to update, -> Update -> Mark All Upgrades -> File -> Mark Obsolete (View marked, Un-mark any you want to keep) -> View -> Available (For any NEW packages) Then Execute Saturday, 12/14/2019 ***** kernel reverted to 4.x series: ***** i915 drivers do not work. ***** hacking xorg...
by psherma1
December 9th, 2019, 7:05 pm
Forum: Updates
Topic: 12/09/2017
Replies: 0
Views: 444

12/09/2017

Portions of LibreOffice were not working due to dependency Avahi. so I did some updating, you will need to restart to get avahi and libdaemon running. Updates 12/09/2019 a/etc-15.0-x86_64-20191209AL.txz Avahi usr/group added, as well as updated /etc/rc.d/rc.local and /etc/rc.d/rc.local_shutdown ap/a...
by psherma1
December 8th, 2019, 12:28 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 12/07/2019
Replies: 0
Views: 436

12/07/2019

Bit of a lapse in updating the forum, but I've been keeping up on updates. Among other things I keep trying different browsers and derivatives... I get kinda miffed by big brother and/or politics. (I was really hoping Falkon did real plugins as that's the closest I came to being content without Fire...
by psherma1
August 14th, 2019, 11:55 pm
Forum: Updates
Topic: 08/14/2019 updates
Replies: 0
Views: 2064

08/14/2019 updates

---------------------------------------------------------------- due to reported boot error on install... absolute64-20190811 Snapshot released -- Wednesday, 08/13/2019 ---------------------------------------------------------------- Wednesday, 08/14/2019 l/webkitgtk3-2.4.11-x86_64-2AL.txz Tuesday, ...
by psherma1
August 3rd, 2019, 2:00 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 08/03/2017
Replies: 0
Views: 1477

08/03/2017

A month's worth of updates... falling behind Slackware updates... but due to detailed updates of user interface (created custom icon theme for gtk2 and gtk3) -- and summer relatives visiting :-) Saturday, 08/03/2019 xap/unetbootin-661-x86_64-1AL.txz Friday, 08/02/2019 a/etc-15.0-x86_64-20190801AL.tx...
by psherma1
June 30th, 2019, 3:23 pm
Forum: Updates
Topic: 06/30/2019
Replies: 0
Views: 1623

06/30/2019

a/bzip2-1.0.7-x86_64-1.txz a/hwdata-0.325-noarch-1.txz a/kernel-firmware-20190628_70e4394-noarch-1.txz a/kernel-huge-4.19.56-x86_64-1AL.txz a/kernel-modules-4.19.56-x86_64-1.txz ap/hplip-3.19.6-x86_64-1AL.txz d/kernel-headers-4.19.56-x86-1.txz k/kernel-source-4.19.56-noarch-1.txz l/giflib-5.2.1-x86_...
by psherma1
June 25th, 2019, 9:47 am
Forum: Updates
Topic: 06/25/2019
Replies: 0
Views: 1572

06/25/2019

Tuesday, 06/25/2019 l/imagemagick-6.9.10_50-x86_64-1.txz l/pygobject3-3.32.2-x86_64-1.txz n/php-7.3.6-x86_64-1.txz x/libglvnd-1.1.1-x86_64-2.txz x/libinput-1.13.3-x86_64-1.txz x/vulkan-sdk-1.1.108.0-x86_64-1.txz xap/chromium-75.0.3770.100-x86_64-1AL.txz Saturday, 06/22/2019 a/kernel-firmware-2019062...