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by Huck
Wed Aug 05, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: General support
Topic: Too many issues
Replies: 0
Views: 185

Too many issues

:cry: This makes me sad, but I have to get a good OS going on this laptop. Issues that have been happening are turning out to be persistent, and new ones are cropping up each session. None of these I've seen in various linux distros with the exception of crashes at first boot after install. The rest...
by Huck
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: FreeBSD Help
Topic: Startup Fails on Setting Date via NTP
Replies: 3
Views: 2020

Re: Startup Fails on Setting Date via NTP

I have a different version of the same problem. The time and date manager seems to be not connected to anything, and several time related issues crop up: Error message on starting the time and date manager app, then the app loads but the controls are all greyed out. Time is set properly in BIOS and ...
by Huck
Tue Aug 04, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: Some small issues after fresh install
Replies: 0
Views: 141

Some small issues after fresh install

GhostBSD Mate 20.07.31.... 1. Tray sound icons greyed out and can't be removed. 2. Properly set time on clock, but can't change incorrect time shown on lock screen. 3. DVDs cannot be ejected with right-click of icon on desk top "eject," yielding error message saying "inappropriate io ctl device," so...
by Huck
Tue Aug 04, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: Installing GhostBSD
Topic: Installation issues
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Re: Installation issues

Thank you, ericbsd! That iso installed and booted normally, and looks good. I do have an issue or two, but I think they're related to the Mate wm or perhaps something else. I'll look around to see if they're addressed somewhere in these GhostBSD support forums (tray on right of panel containing cloc...
by Huck
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Installing GhostBSD
Topic: Installation issues
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Re: Installation issues

I've reinstalled GhostBSD 20.04.1 and want to know if there is something I can do to prepare the system for updates so that it goes well and doesn't break the system again.
by Huck
Mon Aug 03, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Installing GhostBSD
Topic: Installation issues
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Re: Installation issues

Darn it.. sorry about the double post.. I was trying to edit spelling and ended up with two posts.
by Huck
Mon Aug 03, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: Installing GhostBSD
Topic: Installation issues
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Re: Installation issues

I downloaded and burned the GhostBSD 20.04.1 to DVD and proceeded with the installation. About 15 seconds into the procedure, after entering user and all that, the error message "Installation Failed" applet popped up. I used Gparted to clean my hard drive and tried again, this time with MBR enabled ...
by Huck
Mon Aug 03, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Installing GhostBSD
Topic: Installation issues
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Installation issues

I downloaded and burned the GhostBSD 20.04.1 to DVD and proceeded with the installation. About 15 seconds into the procedure, after entering user and all that, the error message "Installation Failed" applet popped up. I used Gparted to clean my hard drive and tried again, this time with MBR enabled ...