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Sabayon Linux is an Italian Linux distribution that is based on Gentoo Linux, but unlike Gentoo it is designed to work "out of the box" and can work with both binary and source software packages.

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How to set up keyboard layout in GRUB2 Shell with sabayon

I have an Italian keyboard and I want to set up the correct layout in GRUB shell. I found many tutorials online that make use of grub-kbdcomp or grub-mklayout, but those commands don't work on my ...
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How can I cryptographically verify a sabayon.iso? Are there any certificates?

I've downloaded and installed sabayon, but all I can find to verify that iso image is an md5sum that can only be downloaded from the same insecure mirrors. md5 checksums are not cryptographically ...
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Terminal has changed its default folder to start at

By default, every Linux distributions' Terminal I have used so far starts at /home/[username]. For some reason, without noticing, the default folder is now at root in Sabayon. How do I change the ...
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Sabayon 16 - MySQL Server unable to start

After installing Sabayon 16, I needed to install MySQL Server. I have followed two tutorials, but both of them fails to me. The first tutorial says to install dev-db/mysql and then execute sudo /usr/...
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How to copy text of virtual terminal from graphics mode?

Linux have virtual terminals, one can switch between them with chvt 1, chvt 7 commands. Former is in the text mode, later is in the graphics mode. I want to copy all the text from first terminal, ...
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How can I create a live ISO for a customized operating system?

I would like to create an ISO file (which can be used to create a live CD or USB or as a primary controller for a VirtualBox machine) for a customized version of Sabayon Linux I have created on a ...
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Which Gentoo Package provides Qt5CompositorConfig.cmake?

I would like to compile and then install Hawaii from source code, but I am stuck at the compiling GreenIsland (a dependency of Hawaii) from source code stage. I created a build subdirectory of the ...
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Configure script failed to find C compiler, despite gcc being installed on Sabayon

I have been trying to compile Moksha from source code on a Sabayon SpinBase Virtual Machine, but whenever I run a configure or autogen.sh script I get an error: checking for gcc... gcc checking ...
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How do I measure the RAM usage of desktop environments?

I would like to measure the RAM usage of several desktop environments (including Cinnamon, GNOME, KDE, LXDE, LXQt, MATE and Xfce) running on my Sabayon machine. I would prefer a command-line way of ...
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How do I remove launchers from the KDE panel?

This question I would think would be far easier to answer by means of Googling it as it is so simple, but alas I am left to ask it here. What I would like to do is to remove launchers I no longer have ...
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How to boot Sabayon linux with isoboot= and overlayfs parameters?

https://bugs.sabayon.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4941 I don't understand, how sabayon's initrd image is created. (I am just installing that system for the first time!). When I am trying parameters from ...
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Unit couchdb.service failed to load: No such file or directory

I have couchdb on Sabayon running # couchdb -version getopt: invalid option -- 'v' Try `couchdb -h' for more information. kernel-poll not supported; "K" parameter ignored Apache CouchDB 1.5.0 (...
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Graphics performance very bad with Radeon HD 5770 and Dual-Monitor setup

After a new installation on my old hardware, I noticed considerably worse performance, although the hardware was not altered. Overall operation seems fine. But if I start a youtube video and put it in ...
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How do I add programs to a sabyon live USB?

How do I install software on a sabayon live USB and have that software persist after rebooting?
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ocaml seems to be broken

I tried to compile Opa web framework from source on Sabayon, because their main server has a hardware failure. However, when I tried to use configure I got: "Your ocaml installation seems broken, ...
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Sabayon - mysql (and other services) won't start

It's a fresh install of Sabayon Linux. I installed mysql (equo install dev-db/mysql), configured it (emerge --config ...), but it doesn't start using /etc/init.d script: # /etc/init.d/mysql start * ...
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couchdb doesn't start

I installed couchDB under Sabayon with help of Rigo and followed this instruction ( http://guide.couchdb.org/draft/source.html ): xyz@wp01 ~ $ su Password: wp01 xyz # chown -R couchdb:couchdb /etc/...
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How to set a ldflag for a library in home folder

I followed the following manual http://photivo.org/photivo/download_and_setup/linux how to compile Photivo on Sabayon: graphicsmagick 16 bit wget -c http://sourceforge.net/projects/...
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Linux not detected by grub

I have two partitions with Linux, /dev/sda7 and /dev/sda8 /dev/sda7 had Deeproot Linux installed (based on Ubuntu), later I installed Sabayon in /dev/sda8. It reinstalled the grub. The problem is ...
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Networking looks OK, but does not work at all [closed]

I am trying to get networking to work on Sabayon X KDE Edition. I have configured wireless networking using the NetworkManager applet and networking looks OK. However, I can't connect to the ...
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Gnome 3 crashes while creating new Password Keyring

I'm using Sabayon 10 with Gnome 3. The problem is Gnome crashes and restarts when I try to create new Password Keyring. Passwords and Keys > + > Password Keyring > 'typing name & passwords' > ...
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sudo: apt-get: command not found

I am trying to install aircrack-ng in my Sabayon 9 by the use of this command: sudo apt-get install aircrack-ng but it says: sudo: apt-get: command not found How to install it?
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