Re: Noob config details? Left-handed mouse, dhcp, install software, ...

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> Hi.  I'm very new to slitaz, but an old hand w *nix.


> I can't find xmodmap.  How can I swap buttons for a southpaw?

Xmodmap is only available with the Cooking version.

# tazpkg search xmodmap
> /var/log/messages says it's loading e100 network driver.  Once I load
> tg3 for the Broadcom NIC, it works.  How to make that persistent?
> This is cat-5 to my router, not wifi.

Edit /etc/rcS.conf and add tg3 to LOAD_MODULES. In live mode you can
use the option modprobe=tg3. With a LiveUSB system you can modifiy
files and then use 'tazusb writefs lzma' to regenerate the
compressed rootfs and keep your settings:

> Once I solve that, what's the slitaz form of "aptitude install $blah"
> (such as zsh/pdksh/bash or xmodmap)?  How to find what package xmodmap
> is in?  btw, 4 Gb stick, so lots of room to move here.  I'm only using
> 4% of it.  :-)

# tazpkg usage

Package manager manual is installed on each SliTaz
system (/usr/share/doc) and readable online, the Handbook have got
general information on package managment:

> btw, on this Canadian Anglo's system, "kmap=us" appears to work much
> better than kmap=en.  Maybe that's a left-pond, right-pond thing
> (pc104 vs. pc105).

Maybe. Usually what keyboard do you use (ca, cf) ?

> That's another.  How do I tweak the bootloader?  Can't find grub or
> lilo conf files yet.

With an LiveUSB media SliTaz boot with syslinux, the config file are
in /home/boot.
> Slick system.  Thanks a lot.

- Christophe

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