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  1. [PPC] Re: subprocess /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)-Xubun 12.04/iMac800

    Latest update:

    Turns out I had gsmartcontrol installed in Xu, so I ran that after I ran two different Apple Hardware Test CDs . . . which usually isn't too helpful as everything "passed." So...
  2. [PPC] Re: subprocess /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)-Xubun 12.04/iMac800

    @ian:

    Alrighty, thanks for the thoughts; it was a fairly long 2-3 "pages" doc, so I figured better to attach it . . . but, OK, I/O error . . . "death of ye olde HD" . . . as far as things go, that...
  3. [PPC] Re: subprocess /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)-Xubun 12.04/iMac800

    OK, had to switch over to OSX to get the attachment to upload in FF . . . so there is the latest update/upgrade console report . . . I ran through the "cdrom" commands the other day, didn't seem to...
  4. [PPC] Re: subprocess /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)-Xubun 12.04/iMac800

    @ian:

    OK, went through the update/upgrade process again and copy/pasted it into a doc . . . however, I've tried to upload the roughly 17kb .odt &/or compressed to tar.gz file using the...
  5. [PPC] Re: subprocess /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)-Xubun 12.04/iMac800

    @ian-weisser:

    Thanks for the response . . . well, that was the more or less the "complete" error message that showed up at the "end" of one of a series of attempts to run "update/upgrade" that...
  6. [PPC] Re: subprocess /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)-Xubun 12.04/iMac800

    @ernsteiswuerfel:

    Thanks kindly for the reply and for the links . . . after I posted I recalled that I probably posted some boot params on the forum here a few years back on the "12.04 for...
  7. [PPC] subprocess /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)-Xubun 12.04/iMac800

    Folks:

    It's been awhile since I've posted here, as the life slowly drains out of PPC there has been less reason or need . . . . A year or more back my long lived iMac 800 started "kernel...
  8. [PPC] Re: Instruction for Install Ubuntu & sons on PowerMac G5 Quad with Radeon HD

    @ernst:

    Appreciate the further details . . . it probably would be "too much" to expect that the hardware would remain "consistent" in apple products from year to year . . . obviously they are...
  9. [PPC] Re: Instruction for Install Ubuntu & sons on PowerMac G5 Quad with Radeon HD

    @ernst:

    Hey bud, long time no hear, etc, and thanks for the post . . . I'll look into it, I have a bunch of data on an IDE HD running PPC apps that needs a home. Long live PPC!!! ...
  10. [PPC] Re: Instruction for Install Ubuntu & sons on PowerMac G5 Quad with Radeon HD

    Fellow PPC users . . . slight adjustment to the topic, but, it seems like my PowerMac 3,1 running U-MATE 16 . . . has passed to the great computer junkyard in the sky . . . . Even though PPC has...
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    [PPC] Re: (X)(L)ubuntu (MATE) 17.04 testing

    @luigib:

    From my post on the U-MATE forum it is very clear that they will be dropping support for PPC 17.04 shortly. However, another mod there posted a link to "some options" for PPC . . ....
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    [PPC] Re: (X)(L)ubuntu (MATE) 17.04 testing

    Folks:
    Downloaded a daily of 17.04 PPC alpha recently and a couple days ago found the time to boot it up and give it a test run on my PowerMac 3,1 G4. Initially there were a bunch of I/O errors...
  13. Re: Lubuntu install on a power book g4 network does not work

    @rsavage: Does seem like a time warp of some kind . . . . : - )

    @OP:

    I would add that 14.04 was a "troubled" distro for PPC . . . but 16.04 was more "untroubled" . . . especially if you boot...
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    [PPC] Re: No more Lubuntu Daily ISO images

    It's a sad day in PPC-luukaville . . . as mentioned in my recent thread it already seems like some PPC ports in 16.04 MATE are broken or 404'd ??? Why Debian? Why did you forsake PPC?? : - 0
    ...
  15. [PPC] PowerPC main packages brings 404 error in 16.04 Ubun-MATE PPC?

    Folks:

    A while back I tried to follow the basic instruction from the U-MATE forum on upgrading the MATE DE from what was 1.14 to the latest 1.16 version . . . simply adding the "dev" ppa and then...
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    Re: MATE 17.04 PPC G5 - lsvpd problem

    I'm looking at a problem with trying to upgrade Ubuntu MATE DE from 1.14 to 1.16 and in so doing it shows a PPC repo (Main) as "404 not found" . . . and the MATE DE has been "lost" . . . .

    But as...
  17. [PPC] Re: Video conference on Lubuntu possibly dropping PPC/i386 flavors 11/16 UTC 1500

    @paul:

    Thanks for the post. For the most part, yes, the kernels for ubuntu are supplied by Debian . . . you can access available kernels via synaptics . . . if the newer kernels show up in the...
  18. [all variants] Re: All versions of Ubuntu 16.04 16.10 Mate and Debian8.6 fail to boot to live deskto

    @paul9731:

    I have U-MATE 16.04 running on a Powermac AGP from '99 I believe, I have changed the cpu to Mercury 1.2 GHz, but the RAM is maxed at 2 GB. Dual boot with perhaps 10.5 OSX . . ....
  19. [PPC] Re: Video conference on Lubuntu possibly dropping PPC/i386 flavors 11/16 UTC 1500

    Report/response to the "state of PPC" video conference:

    @et al:


    I also am sad about the "demise" or withering of the PPC port, both from Debian and Lubuntu . . . and from the slated decision...
  20. [PPC] Re: Video conference on Lubuntu possibly dropping PPC/i386 flavors 11/16 UTC 1500

    Right about now, for the next hour or so . . . 3 or 4 pm yr time??

    e...
  21. [PPC] Re: Video conference on Lubuntu possibly dropping PPC/i386 flavors 11/16 UTC 1500

    @r-l:

    Business first . . . but, maybe you can record it?? I'm trying to sit in on it, I'll try to let u know . . . if there is something to know.

    e..
  22. [PPC] Video conference on Lubuntu possibly dropping PPC/i386 flavors 11/16 UTC 1500

    Anyone interested in PPC being maintained by Lubuntu might want to check this out, starting tomorrow 7am on the west coast . . . .

    e.e.p.
  23. [ubuntu_mate] Re: macfanctrl v mate-sensors-applet for heat/fan control ????

    @awjrichards:

    Thanks for the post . . . I'm away from that MBPro right now, it's an "09" model purchased in '10 . . . 5,1?? But, I do appreciate posting the macfanctl params that you are using ....
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    [PPC] Re: (X)(L)ubuntu (MATE) 16.04 LTS testing

    @et al:

    Never mind; operator error . . . question "answered" on U-MATE forum . . .

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    Re: Linux for Macbook (white) overheating

    Please read the sticky at the top of the page "Intel Macs" . . . should be instruction for adding "macfancntrol" or other options.

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