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by slughorn
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: (Auto-) mounting NTFS drives
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Re: (Auto-) mounting NTFS drives

Hello Vermilion, I tried also to auto mounting NTFS. I followed different advises also from FreeBSD. But up to now I mount with this way: 1. check with gpart show the partition and 2. than mount with #ntfs-3g /dev/da5s1 /mnt da5 is my usb device and s1 my partition. Look https://wiki.ghostbsd.org/in...
by slughorn
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: [ SOLVED ] Trying to Install the Firestorm viewer
Replies: 2
Views: 74

Re: Trying to Install the Firestorm viewer

The Firestorm viewer is not in the ports collection. If you like to get this application in the ports collection, I would recommend to look in FreeBSD Porter's Handbook https://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/ . There are some interesting tips. Or you can read this https:/...
by slughorn
Sat Jan 04, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: How to bring xsana to action?
Replies: 1
Views: 59

Re: How to bring xsana to action?

In the meantime I added in /etc/rc.conf: lpd_enable="NO" cupsd_enable="YES" and changed to devfs_system_ruleset="devfsrules_common" Now I got xsane started but with error message: Error during open of device hpaio:/usb/officejet.... error during device i/o It seams I'm on the right way, but not on t...
by slughorn
Fri Jan 03, 2020 4:34 am
Forum: Feedback
Topic: How to bring xsana to action?
Replies: 1
Views: 59

How to bring xsana to action?

Dear community, I have installed xsane, sane-backends and frontends, also hplip. The printer HP Office Pro 6970 works fine. It has the function for scanning. When I start xsane I get the message: no device detected but hplips says: HP Scan Device Scanner (1.1.1.1) 5 seconds ago. It looks like the is...
by slughorn
Wed Jan 01, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: Installation and Maintenance of software with pkg(pkgng)
Topic: PKG Mirror Locations
Replies: 8
Views: 383

Re: PKG Mirror Locations

Have done it:

Code: Select all

https://wiki.ghostbsd.org/index.php/Pkg#Automatically_Removing_Unused_Packages
by slughorn
Sat Dec 28, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: Printer recommendations
Replies: 2
Views: 222

Re: Printer recommendations

I use HP Office Jet Pro 6970, it has all what you need.
The best way to use it download hplip.
by slughorn
Tue Dec 24, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: [Solved]Software Station stuck with: Store packages origin
Replies: 3
Views: 90

Re: [Solved]Software Station stuck with: Store packages origin

I made the update as soon as I got the notification from the system.

Software Station works again.

Many thanks.
by slughorn
Tue Dec 24, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: [Solved]Software Station stuck with: Store packages origin
Replies: 3
Views: 90

[Solved]Software Station stuck with: Store packages origin

If I start Software Station * I can intake my password * the left navbar with categories appears * than the Software Station stuck with: Store packages origin and nothing happens any more. Than I tried: pkg delete software-station and pkg install software-station The same issue with Software Station...
by slughorn
Mon Dec 09, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Can not mount Toshiba external HD [half solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 491

Re: Can not mount Toshiba external HD [half solved]

I have plaid arount. With # ntfs-3g /dev/da4s1 /mnt I can mount my external device. It is also shown within caja on the left side underneath: devices. If I go with the mouse on it, it sais: "can not mount." BUT: If I go with in caja up to the file system / and than click on /mnt Now I got access to ...