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by kenellis
Sun Jan 27, 2013 2:59 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Media Device Busy
Replies: 2
Views: 1407

Re: Media Device Busy

Thanks Steve. I tried your suggestions and I didn't get anywhere, but in the event this was not suprising. I decided to try the rmdir again, and it worked! So the reboot obviously cleared whatever was causing the problem. I should, of course have tried a reboot, before asking for help. I shall do so...
by kenellis
Sun Jan 27, 2013 1:11 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Media Device Busy
Replies: 2
Views: 1407

Media Device Busy

I have added an external hard drive to my setup. This is addressed as /media/HD-PCU2. I am not sure how but I have also got a /media/HD-PCU2_ directory. When I try to remove it using : sudo rmdir HD-PCU2_ I get a message "failed to remove 'media/HD-PCU2_': Device or resource busy". Since I'm at the ...
by kenellis
Sat Jan 26, 2013 4:30 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Adding to LXTerminal $PATH
Replies: 6
Views: 4862

Re: Adding to LXTerminal $PATH

Thanks guys. Adding 'echo PATH=$PATH:/home/pi/Scripts' to the .bashrc file solved the problem.
The reference to the INVOCATION was very useful for understanding what goes on when bash is called.

Ken Ellis
by kenellis
Fri Jan 25, 2013 4:03 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Adding to LXTerminal $PATH
Replies: 6
Views: 4862

Re: Adding to LXTerminal $PATH

I don't have a .bash_profile file in my home directory /home/pi. I have .profile and .bashrc files. I added the following to the file .profile : 'export PATH=$PATH:/home/pi/Scripts', but I still got 'command not found'. The script I am trying to run is: #!/bin/bash echo "Please enter backup details....
by kenellis
Fri Jan 25, 2013 12:37 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Adding to LXTerminal $PATH
Replies: 6
Views: 4862

Adding to LXTerminal $PATH

I'm trying to run a shell script using LXTerminal. I can run the script from the normal command line but when I try and run it from LXTerminal i get 'command not found'. If I then add the path of the script to the $Path it works fine, but when I try again in another session the path is no longer the...
by kenellis
Mon Jan 21, 2013 2:40 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Using Netsurf
Replies: 2
Views: 537

Re: Using Netsurf

Hi Mobius
Nothing happens when I right click. No menu. Nothing!

Ken
by kenellis
Mon Jan 21, 2013 12:34 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Using Netsurf
Replies: 2
Views: 537

Using Netsurf

I am having trouble understanding parts of the Netsurf User Guide. There doesn't seem to be a forum on their site so I wondered if any Rpi users can help me with the following: In Toolbar Customisation is this passage: 'To move the icons around , enable toolbar edit mode by clicking menu over the to...

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