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by geev03
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: Updated 64-bit Gentoo Image for RPi3 Released (now also for RPi3B+ and RPi4B)
Replies: 507
Views: 135691

Re: Updated 64-bit Gentoo Image for RPi3 Released (now also for RPi3B+ and RPi4B)

Hello, If you'd like to install and run precompiled Flatpak apps on your Gentoo RPi4 (or RPi3), please see my new wiki entry here . Once set up as described therein, you can choose from a wide catalogue of prebuilt aarch64 and arm (32-bit) packages. .... Flatpak apps come with all dependencies bund...
by geev03
Mon Oct 07, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Fixing Startup Error when Running Geogebra on Debian Stretch
Replies: 1
Views: 349

Re: Fixing Startup Error when Running Geogebra on Debian Stretch

In the latest Raspbian Buster, on a Pi4-4 ,GeoGebra starts up without any errors ... pi@raspberrypi:~ $ sudo -i root@raspberrypi:~# apt install geogebra Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following additional packages will be installed: junit...
by geev03
Sat Oct 05, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Raspberry Pi OS
Topic: Rasmol - 'Molecular Renderer'
Replies: 1
Views: 362

Rasmol - 'Molecular Renderer'

"..Before RasMol, visualization software ran on graphics workstations that, due to their cost, were less accessible to scholars. RasMol continues to be important for research in structural biology, and has become important in education..." ---- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RasMol pi@raspberrypi:~ $...
by geev03
Fri Oct 04, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: Wrong default keyboard on boot - gentoo 64-bit
Replies: 5
Views: 2597

Re: Wrong default keyboard on boot - gentoo 64-bit

Hi, I can't seem to get a "US" keyboard recognized as such at the login prompt. Once I'm logged in it is set up correctly. I though if I wrote keymap="us" in /etc/conf.d/keymaps and then rebooted this would work, but it doesn't. Any suggestions on how to fix this are greatly appreciated. Thanks, Ra...
by geev03
Wed Oct 02, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi OS
Topic: New Raspbian Buster image (Sep. 2019)
Replies: 21
Views: 9596

Re: New Raspbian Buster image (Sep. 2019)

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pi@raspberrypi:~ $ uname -a
Linux raspberrypi 4.19.75-v7l+ #1270 SMP Tue Sep 24 18:51:41 BST 2019 armv7l GNU/Linux
by geev03
Fri Sep 27, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: Updated 64-bit Gentoo Image for RPi3 Released (now also for RPi3B+ and RPi4B)
Replies: 507
Views: 135691

Re: Updated 64-bit Gentoo Image for RPi3 Released (now also for RPi3B+ and RPi4B)

....... ...... If this kernel works for you, please let me know and I'll unmask it globally. Best, sakaki After the reboot, the programs are all working as before. Looking forward to using the gentoo ' rpi-4.19.74 kernel' soon and reading new articles in place of the gloomy ones like https://www.in...
by geev03
Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: 'Qalculate! - the ultimate desktop calculator'
Replies: 0
Views: 1927

'Qalculate! - the ultimate desktop calculator'

'Qalculate! https://qalculate.github.io/ is a multi-purpose cross-platform desktop calculator. It is simple to use but provides power and versatility normally reserved for complicated math packages, as well as useful tools for everyday needs (such as currency conversion and percent calculation). Fea...
by geev03
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi OS
Topic: BASIC256
Replies: 0
Views: 334

BASIC256

sudo apt install basic256 ".. Its main focus is to provide a simple and comprehensive environment for middle/high school students to learn the basics of computer programming. Basic-256 is a simple version of BASIC, the code editor, text output window and graphics editor window are all visible in th...
by geev03
Fri Sep 06, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Pi4 64-bit raspbian kernel for testing - Focus on Pi4
Replies: 349
Views: 130290

Re: Pi4 64-bit raspbian kernel for testing - Focus on Pi4

Finding it difficult to run Docker :( "WARN[2019-09-06T12:41:11.718042745+01:00] Your kernel does not support swap memory limit WARN[2019-09-06T12:41:11.718103577+01:00] Your kernel does not support cgroup cfs period WARN[2019-09-06T12:41:11.718179780+01:00] Your kernel does not support cgroup cfs q...
by geev03
Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Pi4 64-bit raspbian kernel for testing - Focus on Pi4
Replies: 349
Views: 130290

Re: Pi4 64-bit raspbian kernel for testing - Focus on Pi4

.. If you are daring, edit /opt/Wolfram/WolframEngine/12.0/Executables/mathematica find lines: armv?l) SystemIDList="Linux-ARM";; and add after: aarch64) SystemIDList="Linux-ARM";; You can also make a comparable change to /opt/Wolfram/WolframEngine/12.0/Executables/wolfram Thanks a lot, perfect. pi...
by geev03
Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Pi4 64-bit raspbian kernel for testing - Focus on Pi4
Replies: 349
Views: 130290

Re: Pi4 64-bit raspbian kernel for testing

.... Firmware pushed. arm_64bit=1 is all you need to enable 64-bit kernel on Pi3 too now. *** Syncing changes to disk *** If no errors appeared, your firmware was successfully updated to c472ab43407d3bf1ed162a9f7c3f5060e6f99d14 *** A reboot is needed to activate the new firmware OK, the same Pi4B s...
by geev03
Wed Sep 04, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Pi4 64-bit raspbian kernel for testing - Focus on Pi4
Replies: 349
Views: 130290

Re: Pi4 64-bit raspbian kernel for testing - Focus on Pi4

.... You can still the usual 32-bit raspbian buster image just fine, but the kernel will be 64-bit. Installing and running 64-bit packages should now be possible. ...... Feel free to try it. Report any tests that run faster (or slower) and anything that does or doesn't work. ..... pi@pi4:~ $ uname ...
by geev03
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Arch
Topic: Pi4-4 : Docker images on Manjaro ARM Linux
Replies: 2
Views: 3177

Pi4-4 : Docker images on Manjaro ARM Linux

'sudo pacman -S docker' ... [geev03@pi ~]$ sudo pacman -S docker resolving dependencies... looking for conflicting packages... Package (4) New Version Net Change Download Size core/bridge-utils 1.6-3 0.06 MiB 0.02 MiB community/containerd 1.2.8-1 89.75 MiB 16.67 MiB community/runc 1.0.0rc8-2 8.72 Mi...
by geev03
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Arch
Topic: Manjaro headless installation and wifi setup
Replies: 10
Views: 5670

Re: Manjaro headless installation and wifi setup

sunmat wrote:
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:09 pm

...
What's the default root password?
I used the Manjaro Pi4 xfce version. The root password setup screen will follow ( the attached screen shot) the user setup.
by geev03
Tue Sep 03, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Arch
Topic: Manjaro headless installation and wifi setup
Replies: 10
Views: 5670

Re: Manjaro headless installation and wifi setup

Manjaro 64 bit is almost as fast as Gentoo 64 bit while booting up on a Pi4B-4 :mrgreen: ssh was enabled by default ... login as: geev03 geev03@192.168.1.188's password: Welcome to Manjaro-ARM ~~Website: https://manjaro.org ~~Forum: https://forum.manjaro.org/c/manjaro-arm ~~IRC: #manjaro-arm on irc....
by geev03
Mon Sep 02, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: Updated 64-bit Gentoo Image for RPi3 Released (now also for RPi3B+ and RPi4B)
Replies: 507
Views: 135691

Re: Updated 64-bit Gentoo Image for RPi3 Released (now also for RPi3B+ and RPi4B)

64-bit Gentoo Image v1.5.1 - It is now easy to explore multiple OS using Docker under Gentoo on a Pi4B-4GB
by geev03
Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: Updated 64-bit Gentoo Image for RPi3 Released (now also for RPi3B+ and RPi4B)
Replies: 507
Views: 135691

Re: Updated 64-bit Gentoo Image for RPi3 Released (now also for RPi3B+ and RPi4B)

Hello, I've just posted a v1.5.1 bugfix release of my bootable 64-bit Gentoo image for the RPi4 B / RPi3 B & B+ on GitHub ( here , includes full download instructions). ... Have fun ^-^ ... sakaki Thanks a lot ,Sakaki. The initial booting up on a Pi4B-4GB is very fast . Everything works, and 'emerg...
by geev03
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: 'Gentoo touch screen' - RDP from Windows 10 touch screen
Replies: 0
Views: 1868

'Gentoo touch screen' - RDP from Windows 10 touch screen

Can the use of remote 'touch tablet' be of interest to some of the Gentoo users?
by geev03
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Debian
Topic: Guide: Installation of *VANILLA* Debian 10.0 or later on Pi 3B/3B+
Replies: 27
Views: 12274

Re: Guide: Installation of *VANILLA* Debian 10.0 or later on Pi 3B/3B+

... So please don't go installing Windows on a Pi 3 in the hope that it can be used as cheap Windows hardware. On the other hand, if all you want is test the ARM64 version of Windows 10, it's a great way to achieve just that. Yes, it is just to test the 64 bit Pi3B hardware with another 64 bit OS. ...
by geev03
Thu Aug 29, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Debian
Topic: Guide: Installation of *VANILLA* Debian 10.0 or later on Pi 3B/3B+
Replies: 27
Views: 12274

Re: Guide: Installation of *VANILLA* Debian 10.0 or later on Pi 3B/3B+

... Thanks for testing it and reporting! .... Oh, and you can also get a full Windows 10 working (with the full GUI and everything, not just in IoT mode), but that's a different story. As I said, things do become incredibly easy when you have a proper UEFI firmware for your platform... :D On a RPi3...
by geev03
Thu Aug 29, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: Docker on Pi64
Replies: 13
Views: 5232

Re: Docker on Pi64

..... Going to have to try this Docker stuff. This( https://www.infoq.com/articles/docker-future/ ) 5 year old informative article is still useful as "..The changes here will make the question of ‘what happens to Docker?’ much less important than ‘what happens to the IT industry as a result of Dock...
by geev03
Thu Aug 29, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Problem with Docker on RPI 3
Replies: 6
Views: 1110

Re: Problem with Docker on RPI 3

Docker images run smoothly on Raspberry Pi 3B & Gentoo 64 bit, https://github.com/sakaki-/gentoo-on-rpi-64bit. Login as: geev03 Using keyboard-interactive authentication. Password: ============================================================================== | Welcome to 64-bit Gentoo Linux for the...
by geev03
Wed Aug 28, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: Docker on Pi64
Replies: 13
Views: 5232

Re: Docker on Pi64

Did a fresh install on Pi3B to check how far Docker can go in 1GB RAM.. It all went very well with 'docker run -it alpine /bin/sh' :mrgreen: login as: demouser Using keyboard-interactive authentication. Password: ============================================================================== | Welcom...
by geev03
Wed Aug 28, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: Docker on Pi64
Replies: 13
Views: 5232

Re: Docker on Pi64

.. How many servers can you make if you use PiCore instead of Alpine? For my PiCore servers I use busyboxhttpd .. Hi Gavinmc42, Just found out that there is a standalone 'Docker busybox' image and that is < 2MB :P Alpine is ~5MB , so can now run even more 'busybox http servers' .. pi64 ~ # docker p...

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