First boot fails - Filesystem type unknown, partition type 0x7view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Admit it. You DID NOT try the sdc3 partition's UUID. You just assumed that since there's no "vmlinuz-linux" file on it, it won't work.Because the way I see it:1. MBR says to check the menu.lst2. (HowTos)

wlan wep encryption is failing after system update (pacman -Syu)view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Wep and ath9k has been buggy for me for a long time now - sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't. Never got around it, adding "options ath9k nohwcrypt=1" into /etc/modprobe.d/ath9k.conf seemed to work for some time. You could give it a try. The network I have problems with is at the university, they use wep + vpn to connect. (HowTos)

archlinux cannot boot after replace module init with kmodview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I install archlinux (latest iso from the repository), then I install broadcom-wl and connect to the network to run pacman -Syu everything is OK, then I run pacman -Syu again, it ask that shall I replace module-init with kmod I type yes, and archlinux says rc.conf and profile.d/locale.sh conflicts. I found the -f option will force replace the configuration So I try pacman (HowTos)

hosts fileview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Some improvements using pipes instead of tmp files. Awk is not my friend yet, but I'm learning, to use it in future version.  #!/bin/bash # # Credit to Ontobelli for this script # Version: 2012-02-18 07:35 UTC # # make hosts temporal directory HOSTSDIR=~/.hostsupdate mkdir -p "${HOSTSDIR}" # set output file OUTPUTFILE="/etc/hosts" if [ ! (HowTos)

Arch as VMware guest- installing vmware toolsview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi there,I've installed Arch Linux as a guest, and have followed the guide pretty well. I however came across a problem where I'm not able to start Unity even though I've successfully installed open-vm-tools and modules. It tells me that vmware tools isn't installed and that it can't change the resolution. (HowTos)

b43 upgrade - does not have a valid architectureview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I was hoping to make some more progress by now.Today, I tried again. This time I was successful in upgrading pacman first, then the whole system to the latest.pacman -Sy pacmanpacman -SuyI was hoping my problem might go away.Again, I seem to have 2 options? I need to install the firmware for b43.When I select my wireless option in Gnome Shell, it does say firmware missing. (HowTos)

Xmonad Configuration Helpview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have xmonad 0.10 and kde 4.8.Here's the error:xmonad.hs:9:8: Couldn't match expected type `XConfig a0' with actual type `IO ()' In the return type of a call of `xmonad' In the first argument of `additionalKeys', namely `xmonad (kde4Config {borderWidth = 0, layoutHook = myLayout, manageHook = manageHook kde4Config, (HowTos)

FreeNX session failedview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – i follow wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/FreeNX/etc/ssh/sshd_config: RSAAuthentication yes AllowUsers hyaska nxand  restart  sshdrun /opt/NX/bin/nxsetup --installi use NOMachine client on winxp , import KEY, config session 111  and  LOGINAuthentication OK ,  Downloading the session informationerror : session 111 failedInfo: Display running with pid '0' and handler & (HowTos)

Arch as guest with compiz (or kde) in virtualbox: no expo effectview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi archers, I couldn't find anyone in the net with my problem, so maybe some of you can help.The thing is that when using Archlinux on virtualbox as a guest (3d acceleration enabled in Vbox, guest additions installed) I get it to work, except that fullscreen effects do not work: When I call the expo effect, I get a black screen, until I go back to the desktop view. (HowTos)

Grub prompt instead of boot menuview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Well, I am back to square one, just this time it is worse.Last night I managed to restore proper grub with Rescatux auto restore. However, after that I decided to install windows XP on a spare partition, which of course overwrote MBR. I though I will be able to restore it again with Rescatux, but no. I can't. All it gave me was GRUB prompt in place of grub boot menu.But there's more. (HowTos)