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dcore:basic_desktop_installation [2016/05/10 14:46]
nitram [Installing dCore on Hard-disk]
dcore:basic_desktop_installation [2017/09/17 06:12] (current)
sm8ps [Base extensions for wireless connection (optional)] restructured
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 ====Base extensions for wireless connection (optional)==== ====Base extensions for wireless connection (optional)====
  
-Follow the instructions for side-loading the base [[http://wiki.tinycorelinux.net/dcore:wireless_set-up#import_extensions|extensions for wireless connection]] if needed+The instructions for side-loading the base [[dcore:wireless_set-up#import_extensions|extensions for wireless connection]] can be applied in the following way: 
- +  - Make the files available anywhere in the file system
 +  - Upon first launching (cf. [[#First launch|below]]), copy the files into the tce-directory and proceed as [[dCore:Wireless set-up|instructed]].
 =====Boot-loader===== =====Boot-loader=====
  
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 In principle, files under '/home' or '/opt' do not have to be included into 'mydata.gz' anymore. Any persistent file outside these two directories, e.g. configuration files under '/etc/', must be listed in '/opt/.filetool.lst', however, and such files only are backed-up upon request. In principle, files under '/home' or '/opt' do not have to be included into 'mydata.gz' anymore. Any persistent file outside these two directories, e.g. configuration files under '/etc/', must be listed in '/opt/.filetool.lst', however, and such files only are backed-up upon request.
  
-Thus it makes sense to clear out '/opt/.filetool.lst' (but leave the empty file in place!). However, the graphical log-out dialogue does not handle an empty 'mydata.gz' well. So create some empty file like '/var/.DUMMY' and add "var/.DUMMYinto '.filetool.lst' (notice the omitted initial slash!). +Thus it makes sense to clear out '/opt/.filetool.lst' (but leave the empty file in place!). However, the backup mechanism does not handle an empty 'mydata.gz' well. So it will automatically add "opt/.filetool.lstto the file upon first occasionDo not worry about that (but notice the omitted initial slash!). Launch ''backup'' for a first time then. ([[dcore:usb_installation_test-drive#backup|Recall]] that ''shutdown'' from the command line would not perform it on its own.)
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-Launch ''backup'' for a first time then. ([[dcore:usb_installation_test-drive#backup|Recall]] that ''shutdown'' from the command line would not perform it on its own.) +
  
 =====Wireless (preliminary set-up)===== =====Wireless (preliminary set-up)=====
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