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CruxEX 3.3 (CRUX 3.3) live USB with LXDE and kernel 4.9.9-exton - Build 170216

CruxEX 3.3 64 bit Linux Live USB is based on CRUX 3.3 (latest version, released 170212), which is all Linux enthusiasts/nerds favorite OS. (CRUX is a lightweight Linux distribution for the x86-64 architecture targeted at experienced Linux users. 173 more words

Exton

exGENT (Gentoo) 64 bit Linux Live DVD with kernel 4.9.8-gentoo-exton – Build 170209

NEWS 20170209 about exGENT
I’ve made yet a new version (20170209) of exGENT based on Gentoo Linux. Now with Xfce 4.12.1 and kernel 4.9.8… 391 more words

Exton

GParted block size warning

Problem

I opened GParted to look at the partition information of my drives. It popped up this strange warning:

The driver descriptor says the physical block size is 2048 bytes, but Linux says it is 512 bytes
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Exton|OS Build 161231 with Mate 1.6.0, Refracta Tools (build your own live Ubuntu system) and kernel 4.9.0-11-exton

NEWS 161231 ABOUT Exton|OS with Mate 1.16.0 and Refracta Tools
The Desktop Environment is Mate 1.16 (A fork of GNOME 2. It provides an intuitive and attractive desktop environment using traditional metaphors for Linux and other Unix-like operating systems… 315 more words

Exton

How to Verify Hard Disk Health from a Live CD

I’m in the process of selling a VMware Server Lab build that has outlived it’s usefulness. Priorities have changed, and when you can sell a parted out server for the cost of a home insulation job or a new heating system, it’s time to do that. 274 more words

Linux

Splitting a btrfs 4.1x root partition with debian live system gparted btrfs tools 3.17-x

This is a short picture log of doing a btrfs 4.1x root partition split on a (down) oracle linux 7.2 using a debian live system applying gparted based on btrfs tools 3.17-x. 147 more words

Installation