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From: Francisco Rivas <taken2k4@...>
Subject: Re: Install on a Dell E4300
Date: Mon, 23 Mar 2009 19:01:04 +0100
<br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 4:48 PM, Steev Klimaszewski <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:steev@...">steev@...</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">

On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 3:45 PM, Francisco Rivas &lt;<a href="mailto:taken2k4@...">taken2k4@...</a>&gt; wrote:<br>
&lt;snip&gt;<br>
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Is this one of those &quot;Mini-9&quot; laptops?  </blockquote><div>No it is not, Actually is a 13.3&quot; Centrino 2. with integrated Intel Cantiga Mobile Series 4 Video Graphics. I tested it with Ubuntu 8.10 and it works fine with 3d acceleration. I tried to add some masked packages but it is really painful because more than the 60% of the system has to be unmasked to get it working, I think that is because it is quit new hardware yet.<br>

<br>I tested ArchLinux too and it is worst! jejejeje..  <br> </div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">Also, a stable package should<br>


never require an unstable package, if you ran into something like<br>
that, its definitely a bug.  However, if you added things to<br>
package.unmask/package.keywords, thats a different story.  </blockquote><div> </div><div>I added some packages to unmask, and keywords.  <br><br></div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">

USE flag<br>
dependencies should also be going stable whenever a package is<br>
supposed to.</blockquote><div> </div><div>The flags that I used were from the recomendations of the packages during the emerging (-apv) <br></div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">

<font color="#888888"><br>
-- Steev<br>
<br>
</font></blockquote></div>Thanks :D<br><br clear="all">Note on this : I have to say that I was trying all of this 2 months ago and I am backing to try to get Gentoo working in my laptop, that is way I can not give more precisely and complete information about the errors, I really appreciate your responses. I know that it hard to help with poor information about the problem. I am going to test gentoo again in a few days and as soon as I can I will give you some details about the problems that I am embracing.<br>

<br>-- <br>Francisco Rivas<br><a href="http://www.vaslibre.org.ve">http://www.vaslibre.org.ve</a><br>-<br> And on the seventh day God said :wq and then make<br><a href="http://beck3r.wordpress.com/">http://beck3r.wordpress.com/</a><br>

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