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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD


Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

Postby kraileth » Sat Sep 16, 2017 1:59 pm

Alright, I managed to get my hands on some old but still functional 32-bit only hardware (and writing this post in Firefox on said machine :mrgreen: ): An Allnet FW8888 (there's a PDF with the specs here; it's in German but the interesting parts like hardware details on page 2 should be easy to understand).

It has a very nice color for a GhostBSD box, too.! :lol:

Here's the dmesg:

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    root@releng2.nyi.freebsd.org:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386                 
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ACPI BIOS Warning (bug): 32/64X length mismatch in FADT/Pm1aEventBlock: 32/8 (20170303/tbfadt-748)                                                                   
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Yes, that's two keyboards - my wife doesn't like my special ergonomic one. I tried to put more RAM into the machine but the board seems not to like more than 2G.

It's working nicely so far (for such an old piece of hardware). I'll get a bigger drive for it and then I can dedicate it to GhostBSD so that we have at least one 32-bit only machine to keep that platform alive for now. I'm also thinking about writing some simple tests to ensure no packages break in obvious manner.
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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

Postby ASX » Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:20 pm

Don't want to sound rude, but it has been already decided that GhostBSD 10.4 will be the last to support i386 32 bit arch. (probably 11.1 too, but guess that slipped in by error)

Those who still want to continue to use that old hardware will be served from FreeBSD directly.
Isn't their motto "the power to serve" ? let them do it. ;)
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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

Postby kraileth » Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:45 pm

ASX wrote:Don't want to sound rude, but it has been already decided that GhostBSD 10.4 will be the last to support i386 32 bit arch. (probably 11.1 too, but guess that slipped in by error)


Huh? Where? Didn't we discuss this in the team forum and decided that we would continue to support i386 for a while? You even wrote in the first post that the team is an favor of keeping support. That was also the last thing that I knew. Obviously I missed something. And missing such an important decision is certainly not good... :o
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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

Postby ASX » Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:32 pm

kraileth wrote:
ASX wrote:Don't want to sound rude, but it has been already decided that GhostBSD 10.4 will be the last to support i386 32 bit arch. (probably 11.1 too, but guess that slipped in by error)


Huh? Where? Didn't we discuss this in the team forum and decided that we would continue to support i386 for a while? You even wrote in the first post that the team is an favor of keeping support. That was also the last thing that I knew. Obviously I missed something. And missing such an important decision is certainly not good... :o


True, but it was long ago (well, time is relative).

At some point I have opened this thread, and maybe another one, viewtopic.php?f=97&t=734
practically we had no feedback.

Then we discussed this on irc, sorry, but there on IRC is where most things are discussed.

In the meantime we have decided to keep alive two versions: 10.x and 11.x

But the fact is that many things, are still managed from me and ericbsd only, maintaining the repos is a large job, and we all have our own life ... at some point we decided to drop 32bit.

An additional increasingly difficult is about web-browsers, they are all bloated and expose more issues on 32 bit (guess what, they receive less testing upstream too).

You are free to talk with ericbsd, and espose your preferences, I'm sure he will listen, but I know he has his own life, job, family and so on.
The fact is we are already doing too much, believe it or not.

Sorry kraileth, if we are going to take a decision like that, is because it is better to do one thing well, than to do two things badly.

If there wasn't a specific post or discussion is only because there was no real feedback on this thread ... as you can see yourself, so we assumed no one was interested.
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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

Postby kraileth » Sat Sep 16, 2017 4:59 pm

ASX wrote:Then we discussed this on irc, sorry, but there on IRC is where most things are discussed.

In the meantime we have decided to keep alive two versions: 10.x and 11.x

But the fact is that many things, are still managed from me and ericbsd only, maintaining the repos is a large job, and we all have our own life ... at some point we decided to drop 32bit.

An additional increasingly difficult is about web-browsers, they are all bloated and expose more issues on 32 bit (guess what, they receive less testing upstream too).

You are free to talk with ericbsd, and espose your preferences, I'm sure he will listen, but I know he has his own life, job, family and so on.
The fact is we are already doing too much, believe it or not.

Sorry kraileth, if we are going to take a decision like that, is because it is better to do one thing well, than to do two things badly.

If there wasn't a specific post or discussion is only because there was no real feedback on this thread ... as you can see yourself, so we assumed no one was interested.


Well, I'm not going to argue against the decision. This is GhostBSD, decisions are often made on IRC and I know that (and am in fact aware that I should participate there more often than once every other year...). It just came very surprising for me after I got some non-64 bit capable hardware just for that task. To be honest, at the beginning I wasn't quite sure if we should even provide 32-bit repos. And still I'm torn about the issue. I want GhostBSD to progress - for example things like revising the programs that we install by default and go GTK+3 only, eventually start exploring Wayland and probably take a look at building for ARM come to mind.

But then there's this "retro scene" if you want to call it thus. Yes, others are dropping x86 and people have less and less choices. It would have been cool to be one of the remaining alternatives as long as it's not that much additional work. In fact I would have proposed that we drop one spin completely and demote the other to "unsupported" while continuing to provide it. People still using this probably can fix problems themselves or ask at the forums anyways. We just wouldn't do a lot of testing before releasing it alongside the official release images.

What do you think about this middle ground? Switch back to the vanilla FreeBSD repos for i386 and just release 11.1-Xfce when it's done but marking it unsupported? Then we could see if anyone even downloads it. Probably there are people interested in it but not active on the forums. Or would you prefer a hard cut and completely drop it after 10.4?
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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

Postby ASX » Sat Sep 16, 2017 5:39 pm

I have to tell the truth, and really I'm not sure how much time I will continue to support this project, I love this project and this is a difficult decision, but I am very angry at FreeBSD upstream and their mismanagement. (My opinion of course, you are free to disagree.).

I can clearly see that there is no upstream support toward desktop use, it is going to be an illusion, and I lost most of my motivations.

I will continue to support ericbsd until 11.1 is released, or something like that.
That is something I have already decided. (I'm also already looking at other horizons,).

That said, ericbsd is the one that did the vast majority of the work, and in my opinion every decision about the long term direction belong to him only.

So, I will leave to him to tell you more about the future directions.

~~~

Back to the available choices/cuts: several people have already espressed their favour about GhostBSD 10.3 vs. 11.x, generally it is because of better support of their hardware, none has posted anything about i386 (beside we devs, including you), and of course we cannot cut 11.x.
So we though that the right thing to do was to cut i386 and not 10.x.

But of course, things and perpective can change, depending on available manpower and goals, so talk to him.

You can argue of course, no one will close your mouth, if you disagree state it clearly, not me not ericbsd, no one here pretend we all have the same opinion, I have had strong discussion with ericbsd in the past, and we always managed the discussion constructively, no matter how hard we discussed, no matter how much we were in disagreement. but we have always been honest to each other, and I'm sure you know what I mean.
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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

Postby ericbsd » Thu Sep 28, 2017 9:03 pm

I know that a lot of people will not be happy with it, but at one point only windows manager will run well on an i386 machine. 4GB of ram is barely enough to run any modern software and even a modern browser.

Oh, not even 4GB because in reality, it is 3GB.
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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

Postby frogprince » Wed Oct 04, 2017 6:03 pm

I've pretty much purged my 32-bit machines. I do still have one old 32-bit lap top running Puppy Linux, which I keep in my workshop simply to play streaming music with (it has a nice sound system), but is pretty much worthless for other web use. Many of us who have some experience with PC's end up inheriting them from other people who bought new ones and didn't want to simply throw them away. So right now, we're running 5 desktops and 2 lap tops, of which 2 are Macs and all are 64-bit, and there's two more sitting in the pile to recycle. And my wife has kept her old Windows lap top, just to occasionally find a file on.
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Re: i386 / 32 bit GhostBSD

Postby KC_386 » Wed Oct 04, 2017 7:40 pm

I feel it's a shame that so many distros are abandoning 32 bit machines, there are plenty of them still in use. I've only just retired my 19year old IBM Thinkpad 600x due to processor cooling fan problems.
Anyway I use a trusty old IBM/Lenovo T60. It was running PCLinuxOS (which I still like a lot) but they gave-up on 32 bit. After a while of distro hopping I settled on Manjaro as it was stable enough. However that was not to be, and after 2years Manjaro abandoned the 32 bit platform. What to do?
Well it was either try something new or battle on with Linux. Heck I'll try BSD what could go wrong? Well FreeBSD was a royal PITA to try and get going, with a forum that fails to enlighten (more unexplained jargon, more acronyms, more people assuming you know more than you do). And yes I did read the handbook many, many, many times but still little of it makes any sense (still have the .pdf of it and try it every now and again.)

So after much frustration I arrive at GhostBSD XFCE and download the image file, check the checksum and load-up with the live session. Wow it all works! It even recognizes all the computer bits. Wow I'll give it a go! Well it all installed on a newly formatted empty 160G hard disk. I just accept the defaults when installing (what could possibly be wrong with that?) and away .... just over 35minutes later and I'm ready to boot.
First boot, put in the time zone info, user passwords and everything else. Give it all a whirl for the best part of 2 hours -- verdict it looks good. All through the first run it keep complaining of awaiting upgrades -- no wait. Finally I let it do the upgrade -- it is HUGE, and 1 hour and 50 minutes later it's finished! Phew! It tells me to reboot -- OK reboot.

First boot after upgrade FAIL!. Black screen and a flashing cursor. I'm just a little annoyed.
Looked through the forum on my sisters iPad -- it probably it's the video drive, well it is an esoteric Intel chip (NOT MANY OF THEM -- EH?). Well the top and bottom of it is I think GhostBSD on my T60 was a fail. The response to how to fix this problem was well beyond me, something about loading something but no examples of what to do, so I just gave up on GhostBSD for now. Yes I need a lot of hand holding! (Cognitive decline is SOB! I would not wish it on my worse enemy)
So I'm now back to Linux (Sparky) and everything runs just as it should do.

Here's the Sparky Linux info about this T60 machine....
tom@?????_???:~$ inxi -Fxzc0
System: Host: pc Kernel: 4.13.4-sparky-686 i686 bits: 32 gcc: 7.2.0
Desktop: Xfce 4.12.3 (Gtk 2.24.31) Distro: SparkyLinux 5 (Nibiru)
Machine: Device: laptop System: LENOVO product: 63717DU v: ThinkPad T60 serial: N/A
Mobo: LENOVO model: 63717DU serial: N/A
BIOS: LENOVO v: 7IET27WW (1.08 ) date: 04/30/2007
Battery BAT0: charge: 47.8 Wh 93.4% condition: 51.2/56.2 Wh (91%)
model: Panasonic 42T4622 status: Discharging
CPU: Dual core Intel Core Duo T2300 (-MCP-)
arch: Yonah rev.12 cache: 2048 KB
flags: (nx pae sse sse2 sse3) bmips: 6650
clock speeds: max: 1667 MHz 1: 1662 MHz 2: 1662 MHz
Graphics: Card: Intel Mobile 945GM/GMS 943/940GML Express Integrated Graphics Controller
bus-ID: 00:02.0
Display Server: x11 (X.Org 1.19.3 )
drivers: intel (unloaded: modesetting,fbdev,vesa)
Resolution: 1280x800@60.00hz
OpenGL: renderer: Mesa DRI Intel 945GM x86/MMX/SSE2
version: 2.1 Mesa 13.0.6 Direct Render: Yes
Audio: Card Intel NM10/ICH7 Family High Def. Audio Controller
driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 00:1b.0
Sound: Advanced Linux Sound Architecture v: k4.13.4-sparky-686
Network: Card-1: Intel 82573L Gigabit Ethernet Controller
driver: e1000e v: 3.2.6-k port: 2000 bus-ID: 02:00.0
IF: eth0 state: down mac: <filter>
Card-2: Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [Golan] Network Connection
driver: iwl3945 v: in-tree:s bus-ID: 03:00.0
IF: wlan0 state: down mac: <filter>
Drives: HDD Total Size: 160.0GB (28.7% used)
ID-1: /dev/sda model: ST916023AS size: 160.0GB
Sensors: System Temperatures: cpu: 33.0C mobo: 26.0C
Fan Speeds (in rpm): cpu: 0
Info: Processes: 155 Uptime: 2 min Memory: 191.5/3025.4MB
Init: systemd runlevel: 5 Gcc sys: 7.2.0
Client: Shell (bash 4.4.121) inxi: 2.3.37


I'll try GhostBSD again when you have the next version out.

P.S. Yes I do expect things to just work straight out of the box, after all if dimwits like MS can make it appear it works, surely BSD can do the same.
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