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by adie
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:02 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: LMDE 201303 RC ISO Issues
Replies: 25
Views: 9038

Re: LMDE 201303 RC ISO Issues

I am seeing a similar issue when using a USB stick of the 201303 RC on a Samsung Chronos 7, which has one of these dual graphics cards (GeForce GT630M and internal Intel). The installation finishes, but does not reboot, but locks up with a message "Glib-Warning getpwuid_r() failed due to unknown use...
by adie
Sat Mar 24, 2012 11:18 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: VMWare Player does not work
Replies: 4
Views: 1171

Re: VMWare Player does not work

you may need to apply a patch to be able to compile for the newer Linux headers (also 3.0.0). See: http://weltall.heliohost.org/wordpress/2012/01/26/vmware-workstation-8-0-2-player-4-0-2-fix-for-linux-kernel-3-2-and-3-3/ Also it may turn out that the USB devices disappear after a reboot. Adding the ...
by adie
Sun Feb 05, 2012 11:39 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: <SOLVED> VMWare Workstation 8 no USB devices in XP guest
Replies: 4
Views: 2043

Re: VMWare Workstation 8 no USB devices in XP guest

It seems that the usbarbitrator service is not set up correctly during the Workstation installation. I found in the mean time a work around in the Archlinux forum. >> https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=127145 running the script given there by BxS before starting the Player or Workstation bri...
by adie
Sun Jan 29, 2012 6:47 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: <SOLVED> VMWare Workstation 8 no USB devices in XP guest
Replies: 4
Views: 2043

<SOLVED> VMWare Workstation 8 no USB devices in XP guest

I recently upgraded from WS 7.1.5 to WS 8 on an LMDE (UP 3) 64 bit installation Kernel 3.0.01-amd64. When I start an existing VM (Windows XP) right after the installation USB devices work as supposed after updating the VMWare utilities. However, once I reboot the host system the USB devices are no l...

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