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by gbar
Sat Apr 04, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Fromatting SD card
Replies: 8
Views: 1335

Re: Fromatting SD card

So........i gave up and formatted it on a Macbook like the quitter i am

Next daft question........ Why can't i compile C++ code?

trying the very simple-
g++ Hello.cpp
brings up all manner of ###?
by gbar
Mon Mar 30, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Bluetooth on GhostBSD
Replies: 10
Views: 8006

Re: Bluetooth on GhostBSD

Yeah, it's all new!
I can just about manage sudo apt-get from Raspberry Pi but thats it
by gbar
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Bluetooth on GhostBSD
Replies: 10
Views: 8006

Re: Bluetooth on GhostBSD

Thanks for the tip,
a bit out of my depth with that! thought it might be a 1, maybe 2 liner!
I'll maybe come back to it when i feel a bit more confident!
by gbar
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Fromatting SD card
Replies: 8
Views: 1335

Re: Fromatting SD card

Hi,
There is no physical lock, it's a microSD card, haven't seen that on anything other than full size SD but thanks.
Nope, no luck with gpart destroy -F /dev/da0. Even tried copy and past -
gpart destroy -F /dev/da0
gpart: Device busy
by gbar
Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Fromatting SD card
Replies: 8
Views: 1335

Re: Fromatting SD card

Thanks for your help. So, i'm getting this - fdisk /dev/da0 ******* Working on device /dev/da0 ******* parameters extracted from in-core disklabel are: cylinders=1936 heads=255 sectors/track=63 (16065 blks/cyl) Figures below won't work with BIOS for partitions not in cyl 1 parameters to be used for ...
by gbar
Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Fromatting SD card
Replies: 8
Views: 1335

Re: Fromatting SD card

Hi,

No i don't think so, see screen shot
by gbar
Mon Mar 23, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Fromatting SD card
Replies: 8
Views: 1335

Fromatting SD card

Hi, I'm struglling to format a 16 GB SD card previously used in a raspberry pi. $ geom disk list Geom name: da0 Providers: 1. Name: da0 Mediasize: 15931539456 (15G) Sectorsize: 512 Mode: r1w1e3 descr: Mass Storage Device $ gpart destroy -F da0 gpart: Device busy It returns to the command prompt and ...
by gbar
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Bluetooth on GhostBSD
Replies: 10
Views: 8006

Re: Bluetooth on GhostBSD

Hi,

How do i enable Bluetooth for use with a speaker when the laptop has Bluetooth built in?
ta
by gbar
Sat Feb 29, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: General Hardware Support
Topic: Dieing Laptop
Replies: 1
Views: 2167

Dieing Laptop

Hi Folks, I have a X200 Laptop that is dieing. its served me well but it will no longer charge a battery (not quite so old X201 standing in as charger donner at the moment). It won't run of mains either. Anyway, thinking of getting another Lenovo, X230 this time. Is there a way to transfer everythig...
by gbar
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: General support
Topic: failed checksum from repository
Replies: 5
Views: 1122

Re: failed checksum from repository

Hi Eric,

tested and all good, thanks for the help
gbar