Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 26

Thread: Knoppix 7.3.0: comments, suggestions, tips & tricks

  1. #1
    Moderator Moderator
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Menlo Park, California
    Posts
    674

    Knoppix 7.3.0: comments, suggestions, tips & tricks

    Please post in here your Knoppix 7.3.0 comments, suggestions, tips & tricks.

  2. #2
    Moderator Moderator
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Menlo Park, California
    Posts
    674

    Knoppix 7.3.0 "universal" minirt_730.gz init ram disk

    Hello,
    After finding out that the knoppix-terminalserver of Knoppix 7.3.0
    is rejecting the 64bits config because different kernel modules
    need to be loaded, I modified the init script to fix this issue and
    created some kind of a "universal" minirt.gz replacement which
    can be used for all boot configurations: normal cd/dvd boot,
    usb boot, hdd boot (including from ntfs), pxe boot (nfs or smb),...
    I also added some other very useful modules when running under
    virtualisation like vmware: BusLogic.ko mptbase.ko mptscsih.ko
    mptspi.ko and of course the ptp.ko pps_core.ko besides all the
    network 32 and 64 bits kernel modules for the pxe network boot.
    Best Regards,
    Gilles

    cf: http://knoppix.net/forum/showthread....598#post130598

  3. #3
    Moderator Moderator
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Menlo Park, California
    Posts
    674

    VMware tools on Knoppix 7.3.0: /mnt/hgfs shared folder not working

    Hello,
    I finally got the latest VMwareTools-9.6.1-1378637.tar.gz (VMWare Workstation 10.0.1)
    to compile with the Linux Kernel 3.13.0 and run properly on the latest Knoppix 7.3.0 using
    https://github.com/rasa/vmware-tools-patches
    except that the very useful /mnt/hgfs shared folder does dot work properly:
    ls -al /mnt/hgfs ==> ls: cannot open directory /mnt/hgfs: Not a directory
    All suggestions are welcome (besides waiting for the next VMware Tools release)
    Thanks,
    Gilles

  4. #4
    Moderator Moderator
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Menlo Park, California
    Posts
    674

    Knoppix 7.3.0 with 3D support/rendering (compiz) underVMware (not working yet)

    Hello,
    I am trying to get 3D rendering (compiz) with Knoppix 7.3.0 under VMware (Knoppix as a Linux guest)
    using my script: http://s94002264.onlinehome.us/grub/...uild_3d.sh.txt
    So far everything builds now but 3D still does not work as I got it working previously for previous Knoppix, cf:
    http://knoppix.net/forum/showthread....l=1#post129607
    All helps and suggestions are welcome.
    Best Regards,
    Gilles

  5. #5
    Senior Member registered user
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Columbia, Maryland USA
    Posts
    1,631

    English (machine) translation of Knoppix 7.3 CeBIT version FYI

    http://translate.google.com/translat...Dknoppix%2B7.3

    You may need to add Google Translate to your browser for this.
    Last edited by utu; 04-06-2014 at 04:50 PM.

  6. #6
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    24
    Any idea when we will see a downloadable release of 7.3x?

  7. #7
    Senior Member registered user
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Columbia, Maryland USA
    Posts
    1,631
    .
    Last year's March 2013 CeBIT version of Knoppix
    was not replaced by 7.2.0 until June 27, 2013.

  8. #8
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Posts
    4
    Any chance to download it anywhere?
    Can't anyone create a torrent?
    I want 7.3.0 as it introduces experimental uefi boot, which I'd love to try.

  9. #9
    Senior Member registered user
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Columbia, Maryland USA
    Posts
    1,631
    Quote Originally Posted by ramoncio View Post
    I want 7.3.0 as it introduces experimental uefi boot, which I'd love to try.
    Greetings, ramoncio.

    You might see how Knoppix 7.2 works with UEFI while we are waiting for the 'Community Edition'
    of Knoppix 7.3 to arrive.

    FYI: Knoppix 7.2.0 Release Notes on Klaus K's site includes the following:
    Experimental support for UEFI-Boot (DVD: 32 and 64bit, CD: only 32bit) after installation
    on USB flash disk.

    And, there has been some Knoppix 7.2.0 UEFI discussion on this forum which you might audit
    if you haven't already done so. 'UEFI' in the forum Advanced Search box gives seven entries
    in addition to your post.

  10. #10
    Member registered user
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Posts
    38
    Is it possible to buy a copy of Knoppix 7.3.0 anyplace? I read that it has not been released to the public yet for download.

Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  


A-Tech 8GB DDR3 1600 PC3-12800 Laptop SODIMM 204-Pin Memory RAM PC3L DDR3L 1x 8G picture

A-Tech 8GB DDR3 1600 PC3-12800 Laptop SODIMM 204-Pin Memory RAM PC3L DDR3L 1x 8G

$26.99



A-Tech 8GB 2x 4GB 2Rx4 PC3-10600R DDR3 1333MHz ECC RDIMM REG Server Memory RAM picture

A-Tech 8GB 2x 4GB 2Rx4 PC3-10600R DDR3 1333MHz ECC RDIMM REG Server Memory RAM

$14.99



A-Tech 16GB 2x 8GB 2Rx4 PC3-10600R DDR3 1333 MHz ECC RDIMM REG Server Memory RAM picture

A-Tech 16GB 2x 8GB 2Rx4 PC3-10600R DDR3 1333 MHz ECC RDIMM REG Server Memory RAM

$33.99



XPG SPECTRIX D50 RGB DDR4 16GB 2x8GB DDR4 3200MHz CL16 White 2PK RAM Upgrade picture

XPG SPECTRIX D50 RGB DDR4 16GB 2x8GB DDR4 3200MHz CL16 White 2PK RAM Upgrade

$59.99



Samsung 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 1Rx8 PC3-12800U DDR3 Desktop Memory RAM  picture

Samsung 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 1Rx8 PC3-12800U DDR3 Desktop Memory RAM

$14.95



8GB 2X4GB DDR3 PC3-12800U Desktop Memory Ram DELL HP LENOVO ACER GATEWAY  picture

8GB 2X4GB DDR3 PC3-12800U Desktop Memory Ram DELL HP LENOVO ACER GATEWAY

$19.99



G.Skill Ripjaws F3-1866C10D-16GAB 16GB (2x8GB) PC3-14900 DDR3-1866 picture

G.Skill Ripjaws F3-1866C10D-16GAB 16GB (2x8GB) PC3-14900 DDR3-1866

$42.95



XPG GAMMIX D20 DDR4 16GB 2x8GB DDR4 3200MHz CL16 UDIMM Black 2PK DRAM Upgrade picture

XPG GAMMIX D20 DDR4 16GB 2x8GB DDR4 3200MHz CL16 UDIMM Black 2PK DRAM Upgrade

$54.49



16GB 2x 8GB DDR3 PC3L-12800R ECC REG Server Memory RAM for Dell Precision T5500 picture

16GB 2x 8GB DDR3 PC3L-12800R ECC REG Server Memory RAM for Dell Precision T5500

$25.99



16GB 2 x 8GB DDR3 1333 REG Memory RAM for DELL PRECISION T5500 T5600 T7500 T7600 picture

16GB 2 x 8GB DDR3 1333 REG Memory RAM for DELL PRECISION T5500 T5600 T7500 T7600

$29.99