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1  Damn Small Linux / Release Candidates / Re: New Release Candidate: 4.11rc2 on: August 24, 2014, 11:09:22 PM
I think this project is well & truly dead - probably best to head over to tinycorelinux.net where the main developers from DSL went, or elase try puppy linux, or one of the other 'minimalist' distributions (basiclinuc, µlinux,....)
2  Damn Small Linux / Other Help Topics / Re: Android tethering on: August 03, 2014, 11:46:13 PM
In the settings on your phone there should be a 'tethering & portable hotspot' item (or something similar -(on my Sony Xperia it is under wireless & networks -> more ->tethering & portable hotspot.

This will set up a portable wireless hotspot using your phones data connection. The phone will generate, or allow you to specify a hotspot name & WPA key. Use this name & WPA key to connect using the wireless connection from DSL as you would to any other wireless network.
3  Damn Small Linux / HD Install / Re: Persistence problems at HD install on: October 18, 2013, 12:36:57 AM
I think the wiki is missing some steps.
Under persistent it should go:

1.      boot without the home= & opt= boodcodes.
2.      copy home & opt to hda1.
3.      remove home & opt from filetool.lst in /opt.
4.      add the home= & opt= bootcodes to menu.lst
5.      reboot (make sure the backup option is selected so a new backup file is written without home & opt in it)

To make the export Path persist across reboots you will need to put it in bootlocal.sh. Once you have removed /opt from filetool.lst as above the export PATH will persist over reboots. Note that bootlocal is executed as root.

This is what I have always used to set up persistence.
4  Damn Small Linux / User Feedback / Show unread posts since last visit - not working on: July 28, 2013, 11:46:57 PM
The 'Show unread posts since last visit' link isn't working. It has recently (some time in last few months) stopped reporting any unread posts. I just assumed at first the project/forum had died again. I now have to use the 'View the most recent posts on the forum' link at the bottom to view recent activity. Not the same as just viewing any posts since I last checked in at the forum. Can some one please check the functioning of the 'Show unread posts since last visit' link.
5  Damn Small Linux / Release Candidates / Re: Release Candidate for DSL 4.11 on: August 15, 2012, 11:28:58 PM
Intel PRO wireless driver ipw2100 is not included, and, of course, XVesa cannot do 1400x1050
It is a laptop, Step-5 Pentium-M 1395mhz, 502mb RAM


Have you looked at the wiki for framebuffer modes: http://damnsmalllinux.org/wiki/vga_xxx.html

The wireless card should work with ndiswrapper :http://sourceforge.net/apps/mediawiki/ndiswrapper/index.php?joomla/index.php
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