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    Cannot boot from DVD due to UEFI

    Good article - thanks for the clarification on CMOS. I appreciate your report on SecureBoot, although that's not the answer I was hoping for. I do have a recent image the drive prior to UEFI taking hold, but what concerns me is how it was initiated. If it happened from an OS update, then the...
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    Cannot boot from DVD due to UEFI

    MB: Gigabyte 990FXA-UD5 OS: Opensuse 15.2 I recently installed Opensuse 15.2 on my server and, as I added software and utilities, have made ongoing images in the advent of failure. To image the drive I booted from the SATA DVD with Clonezilla and plugged in an external USB drive to receive the...
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    Help installing vintage Promise RAID controller utility

    Promise RAID controller: SuperTrak EX8350 I recently upgraded my OS from OpenSuse 11.4 to 15.2. Getting the old familiar software and utilities installed has been relatively pain-free. However, I have run into a stumbling block installing WebPam. This software monitors the RAID controller and...
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    [Solved] Opensuse 15.2 - A bug-filled mess

    Update on OpenSuse 15.2. About a week after I posted this message, a pop-up indicated I had a collection of system updates waiting. After they finished installing, I rebooted and received several Samba errors that had not previously displayed. With a little online research, they were simple...
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    [Solved] Opensuse 15.2 - A bug-filled mess

    OpenSuse Server: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 R5 Motherboard Realtek RTL8111E LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit About 10 days ago I started what I thought would be a simple project: Upgrade my old and dependable Opensuse 11.4 file server NOS to the current 15.2 version. The install had a few rough spots...
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    An ERROR after starting MediaTomb

    Thanks for your response. I rebuilt the database and removed links to some directories to reduce its size and got it working again. I was considering upgrading to Gerbera - a current offshoot of MediaTomb but I will look into Plex as well. Are there any particular strengths of Plex over...
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    An ERROR after starting MediaTomb

    I'm using an old version of OPENSUSE Evergreen 11.4 along with MediaTomb. The other day, while starting Mediatomb, an error popped up in the terminal following a successful start. After, Mediatomb failed to run. Cannot find anything online to shed light on the error or it's cause. Can anyone...
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