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Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 14:13:05 [Preview] No. 8768
/g/ is building an OS

It's a riced out, gentoo based desktop distro

Has a nice low ram footprint

irc.rizon.net #cloveros

Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 17:10:50 [Preview] No. 8769 del
Looks like hot garbage. That said, I tried rolling my own distro before and it isn't as easy as I thought.

I remember when 4chan was good, I didn't realise people with any abilities even posted there any more.

Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 20:15:50 [Preview] No. 8770 del
> -funroll-loops
I can't understant why someone would waste time on it. Why not just do an sh script to auto configure the system (independent from distro)?
Why base it on gentoo? Wouldn't be simpler to use Alpine, sta.li or Morpheus? Why so many bloat on it?

Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 20:22:02 [Preview] No. 8771 del
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Install Gentoo is a classic meme m8, and countless imageboards have been beating it like a dead horse. This trend will not stop any time soon. To put it bluntly, it's a meme OS what do you expect?

Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 21:20:52 [Preview] No. 8772 del
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There's about 2 minutes of time spent installing CloverOS from LiveCD


Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 21:29:48 [Preview] No. 8773 del
>Why not just do an sh script to auto configure the system (independent from distro)?

That is literally impossible, even more so because Gentoo uses eselect, emerge, rc-config, etc. And the configuration is only one part of the scripts.

Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 21:32:01 [Preview] No. 8774 del
CloverOS is scripts that creates a Gentoo image.

Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 22:06:59 [Preview] No. 8775 del
>it's a meme OS what do you expect?
That's my point, why would someone waste time in a meme OS? Nonsense. There's many projects these people could contribute, that's not complex, like revive Notion (fork of ion3) with vertical tabs, or do scripts to configure some system for best security.
Or, if they are really into "building an OS" thing, why not do a non-persistent ramdisk fork of OpenBSD? Like TailsOS, but with actually good and secure code, and not the trash bloat these people from TailsOS did.
>That is literally impossible
I don't think so. It's just really complex.

Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 22:45:18 [Preview] No. 8776 del
>That's my point, why would someone waste time in a meme OS?

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 02:37:30 [Preview] No. 8778 del
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Well, at least its not Rebecca Black OS or Hannah Montana or some other dumb shit like has been done in the past.

Then again, Linux for Niggers was a pretty cool idea.

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 03:02:58 [Preview] No. 8779 del
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I'm actually down for this idea. If they manage to make it eye candy with things like Cairo Dock, the ability to change desktop environments and pre loaded with other privacy respecting tools/programs for convenience I can see it being pretty enticing.

That in making sure the install does the round about from SystemDick. I didn't have any hope in Tox when it first started but that's come a long way too. I don't have any expectations, but a little hope never hurt anyone. It's probably best to make as many suggestions as possible so this thing rounds itself out better.

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>things like Cairo Dock

It has plank

>pre loaded with other privacy respecting tools/programs for convenience

One can emerge tor, i2p and freenet

>the ability to change desktop environments

Pics related

>That in making sure the install does the round about from SystemDick.

There's no systemd/pulseaudio in the repo. It's completely poetterfrei.

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 06:52:31 [Preview] No. 8782 del
Seems like a data-mining thing but it could be legit. If so this is looking nicer than mint.T

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 06:55:47 [Preview] No. 8783 del
I'ma a basic bitch ubuntu user. Any reason I should switch is it an easy install?

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 07:09:41 [Preview] No. 8784 del
*nicer than mint.

I like the idea it is cooler than a 4chan android app which you figure would be called Clover. I have a feeling that redditors will like this more than the users.Now the problem is reddit adopting this model.The next thing you know all of the respectable developers and shit have moved to Narwhal OS
The trendies would turn open source into liberal acceptance. Postulating cucks that downgrade packages that are not libraries because they are hatespeach. Shitheads just breaking their system by only having libraries installed because they think it means liberal.

For this though in the spirit of shitposting a cool mod would be a launcher with keybindings. The goal would be pressing F5 to trigger the package manager update/upgrade.

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 09:29:05 [Preview] No. 8785 del
For a start, they need to drop KDE, it's just a fucking mess now, this isn't 2004 any more, KDE and QT a shit. They need a proper GTK theme package that will give them a consistent feel through all desktops. For instance, that mate theme is just the default Menta, the gtk colour scheme is putrid and the icons are the decades old defaults. Again same issue with the fonts used. #! used to have a package that kept defaults in an /opt folder and then copied them into a users home and assign ownership with a simple script.

Also, it looks like two different KDE desktops there. I thought the one with the "kde" filename was lxde for a moment.

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 11:03:58 [Preview] No. 8786 del
You can see everything it does here: https://github.com/chiru-no/cloveros/blob/master/livecd_build.sh

And there's the repo configuration to build all the cloveros packages

It is easy to install, see >>8772

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 13:36:10 [Preview] No. 8788 del
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>It has plank


>One can emerge tor, i2p and freenet


>Pics related

Lookin good thus far.

>There's no systemd/pulseaudio in the repo. It's completely poetterfrei.


That shit's sadly happening now with or without /g/'s attempts. Open Source sadly has been thoroughly cucked by these people because it costs nothing to obtain or learn, they usually have other people do the heavy lifting for them and they come in and try to 'clean up house' and make rules in an Open Source community of all things.

Sadly it's not a case of them getting in, it's already of a case of the Open Source community needing to stand up to these assholes and tell them to do this stuff themselves. I guarantee the face of Open Source will shift back to its original form over night and these people will go back to complaining about the patriarchy ruining their imaginary tech career and other useless rambling nobody cares about like how Howard Stern doesn't respect their gender identity.

If you want to keep these assholes out of the project make sure we have cool people on board already. Put your foot down as soon they show the tendencies. Remember what's killing Github. Lack of meritocracy. If the people have no merit to stick around on the project and all they do is throw around weight, then throw them the boot. If you're worried about Reddit making competition in the form of another Open Source OS, don't make Clover OS normie friendly, make the reward for actually KNOWING how to install and use it and worth becoming tech literate. That is part of why I said load it up with convenient tools.

Just a brief list, PLayOnLinux, Wine, Converseen, Gimp, Shotwell, SimpleScan, Office replacements, ClipGrab, Mumble, Pidgin, QBitTorrent, Zorin Web Browser Manager, Live Wallpaper, Audacity, Curlew, HandBrake, K3B, Kazam, OpenShot, QMMP, UNetBootin, BleachBit, Firewall Configuration, GParted, Text To Speech, OnBoard and Orca Screen Reader just to name some.

The idea isn't making it normie friendly, it's still gonna have the fuck you gates in front but will reward those who actually try to learn it with a convenient experience.

Do that and we'll be talking about an Open Source OS that few will be able to compete with to the point it makes Ubuntu look like the slow bloated error ridden piece of shit it is.

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 14:56:57 [Preview] No. 8789 del
how long before the Kekistani crowd starts advertising this all over YT/twitter/reddit

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 16:15:18 [Preview] No. 8790 del
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Already in the genesis of that garbage. Take a close look at that thread. You can tell which people are cancer. Animu wallpaper shit and people talking about tits. Those are pretty much the same people we're talking about here and yes those Twatter,Leddit and Jewtube douchebags are going to jump on it and meme it like 'free as in freedom' to push their political joke of a controlled opposition movement of divide and conquer. You deal with them the same way you deal with SJWs and other people of that type slithering in. Tell em to fuck off. Do the same to the kekfags. They have nothing to do with the development with this. They are a socio political wart on the project as they don't contribute anything but use it as a platform for fellating their own ideals. It's an operating system, not a social movement. This is why you make it harder to install this. It keeps out these braindead faggots.

These anime memers also bring another cancer with them. Product placement, and with product placement comes sellouts and proprietary software which kills the entire point of this OS. Beware of them. These same people invaded /g/ and now you have threads like Headphones, watches, phones, wallpaper threads etc. All aesthetics and no substance and I'm already seeing them in that thread.

What this needs to do is be marketed to people who want to use a dependable OS. Not the equivalence of some Macfag who's only going to use it as a fashion accessory and then jump onto the next meme browser. In case folks didn't see in the thread, literally one of the first comments is 'so why should I use this?'. Transcend the meme status of all the fucktards who want to complain about every other proprietary OS and preach about how this will fail without ever trying themselves, transcend all the memers, the cancerfags and the SJW infiltrators and make it the most solid OS you can with features that make it a powerhouse of a contender while still maintaining a status of a light weight distro that's not only free but better than the competition and gives you all the aesthetic and programming freedom for you to still call the OS your own.

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 19:03:14 [Preview] No. 8791 del
Well, CloverOS is 90% me. The other 10% is input I got from others and testing. One can easily edit the bash script and make a fork of it, and generate a livecd. It's really easy to spin your own thing.

I spent the entirety of yesterday giving free Linux tech support to people who just couldn't Google. Now, Kekistani people are a notch below that even. I don't think it'll be popular with them.

Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 20:38:06 [Preview] No. 8792 del
I'd think they want something more forward like TrumpOS or something like that. But do your thing man. Input is golden because it means it'll appeal to the more tech inclined person and not the shitters. With the acception of a few things to steam out it looks good so far so keep up the great work and don't let anyone talk down about it or hijack what's yours.

Anonymous 06/30/2017 (Fri) 05:23:15 [Preview] No. 8798 del
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Well there is HeadsOS

Anonymous 06/30/2017 (Fri) 05:44:44 [Preview] No. 8799 del
yu lik sirkl budy?

Anonymous 06/30/2017 (Fri) 11:47:12 [Preview] No. 8800 del
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>CloverOS dev uses end/tech/

I've often heard people complain that the aggressive optimization flags that CloverOS uses can cause compatibility problems or weird bugs. (Also that they make compilation take an era, but that much should be obvious.) Have you actually seen shit like that happening?

Anonymous 06/30/2017 (Fri) 18:50:27 [Preview] No. 8802 del
Well, that seems interesting.
You see, /g/ developers, this happens when you have a real goal.

Anonymous 06/30/2017 (Fri) 22:45:17 [Preview] No. 8807 del
Well I'll be damned, I might try on this on my piece of shit computer because even lubuntu is too heavy for it. I have installed gentoo once, but the time it took to do that, I just want to easier way. I really hope that those genius bastards know what they are doing and I also need to learn more about GNU/Linux.
I'm still too retard and lazy to configure i3 because lxde just werks for me.

Anonymous 06/30/2017 (Fri) 23:07:12 [Preview] No. 8808 del
Your computer is not shit, your system is. Run a light system and you'll be able to do what most of the desktop today do.
>not using window manager master race
It's not complex, really. Xmonad is a good one to you to start with.

Anonymous 06/30/2017 (Fri) 23:26:00 [Preview] No. 8809 del
>Your computer is not shit, your system is
Well I guess you are right. When I compared Gentoo with LXDE and Lubuntu, they were just on another level. Just what the hell is it doing.
I mean I could even load this one imageboard on nightly (or firefox-trunk) without crashing which leaves me with link2 and midori if I wanted a lightweight browsers. But those tend to not display sites correctly and it makes me a bit paranoid not able to run browser with some sort of adblock when some adds are known to be malicious.

Anyway I'll humbly take your advice and try to Xmonad.

Anonymous 06/30/2017 (Fri) 23:39:55 [Preview] No. 8810 del
Well, links2 will block most of the shit, since it has no support for JS and CSS. If you need to block specific images linked on the HTML, it has a function to do it (just go on the image and then on menu you can press Link > Block image). You can also get some uBlock list and put it on your host file, this should be a better solution.
Or, you can do what I do: use links2 without images and just enable it only when needed (press the asterisk symbol, "SHIFT + 8").

And, yeah, Xmonad is really good, give it a try. I used it for about a year, before switch to ion3 (because it has tabs, good for links2 browsing and organization).

Anonymous 07/01/2017 (Sat) 00:16:34 [Preview] No. 8811 del
>Your computer is not shit,
Wait a minute, fuck you, the computer is absolute dog shit. So dog shit that I have to create a PXE server for it if I want to install new OS to it. You can't boot from usb stick, hell those broke off from this machine.
Because this is such a piece of shit, it's the reason why this doesn't have any sight of usage on the keyboard. God I'm a idiot, why did I buy this. Oh well, this will be great opportunity to learn more about sysadmin wizardness stuff.
tl;dr installation of new os to this machines is a pain.
Seems viable.

Before another spam storm comes, I'll take this thread and all the suggestion to my "lab" in which I create a new computer in the software side. After testing I can finally approve it to the wild world. As of it now, it can work but it still need some configuration.

Anonymous 07/01/2017 (Sat) 21:57:20 [Preview] No. 8815 del
If there's a problem with the full set of CFLAGS, most likely the package doesn't build. In some cases, the package builds, and doesn't work. It might take me some troubleshooting to figure out what's wrong, and rebuild the package and push it to cloveros repo.

You can see the packages that didn't build with the full CFLAGS here: https://github.com/chiru-no/cloveros/blob/master/etc/portage/package.env

I've been maintaining my system since 2012, and CloverOS is based on that. I've found that Ofast, Graphite (minus two settings) and LTO are generally OK for most packages. I don't see any other distro putting in the effort to use the newest GCC features, so I took it upon myself to do it.

Anonymous 07/05/2017 (Wed) 03:36:58 [Preview] No. 8845 del
Diggin the theme overall. Is there any list of applications that are available on a fresh install?

Anonymous 07/05/2017 (Wed) 03:50:07 [Preview] No. 8846 del
Taken from livecd_build.sh:

dhcpcd grub xorg-server twm feh aterm sudo xfe wpa_supplicant dash porthole firefox emacs gimp mpv smplayer rtorrent weechat conky linux-firmware alsa-utils rxvt-unicode zsh zsh-completions gentoo-zsh-completions inconsolata vlgothic liberation-fonts bind-tools colordiff xdg-utils nano filezilla scrot gparted squashfs-tools

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Anonymous 07/05/2017 (Wed) 03:58:12 [Preview] No. 8848 del
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Think we can get some love for stuff like Wine? It'd make it more rewarding for the vidya enthusiast who wants to into gentoo. It'd also be cool to have some support for people who like to play around with audio and video editing. The more enticing the goodies inside look, the more people will want to use it. Take OS like JessBuntu for example. That was all the rage when it came out but unfortunately aged like fine horse shit because Ubuntu can't deal with updates destroying one part of your OS or another.

People like variety and they like it even better when your OS says, I can do everything Windows can and can't. Make it the year of the Linux chief. This is the most promising OS I've seen come out in a while.

Anonymous 07/05/2017 (Wed) 04:18:27 [Preview] No. 8849 del
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I could make a separate larger livecd that fits your description. I want the "main" one to be under 1GB though. Audacity would fit on it.

For the large one I could add: kde/compiz blender kdenlive mixxx wine darktable digikam krita libreoffice vbam pcsxr pcsx2 sdlmame higan desmume dophin mednafen ppsspp vlc alienarena avp darkplaces doomsday ezquake-bin lsdldoom nexuiz openarena sauerbraten urbanterror warsow wolfgl xonotic

Package list: http://cloveros.ga/s/packages.html http://packages.gentoo.org/

Anonymous 07/05/2017 (Wed) 04:22:41 [Preview] No. 8850 del
I could also make a liveusb that just has everything, the entire cloveros repo. It'll be like 8GB

Anonymous 07/05/2017 (Wed) 05:04:16 [Preview] No. 8851 del
That's actually a pretty good idea. A smaller package for the /g/entlemen on the go and a larger package for the full home entertainment experience. Audacity was actually one I was thinking of too. I mention the audio editing side of it because it would be fun to shit on Applefags and show once and for all that a free OS can out do their locked down unix BS.

So far the emulators you've already mentioned is a /v/ goer's wet dream. I think you've got this in the bag in terms of appealing to everyone.

>It'll be like 8GB

Holy crackers. As long as it can fit on a 8.5GB DVD.

This is why we can't have nice things.

Anonymous 07/05/2017 (Wed) 05:58:53 [Preview] No. 8852 del
Video editing too. Flowblade is a <10mb python program that beats the shit out of a lot of professional video editors.

Some audio tools that will not be laughed at like audacity.

Anonymous 07/10/2017 (Mon) 04:40:02 [Preview] No. 10324 del
What are the default use flags on this shit?

Anonymous 07/15/2017 (Sat) 21:43:08 [Preview] No. 10404 del
How are the desktop themes/customization and network stability coming along with this?

>/g/ thread is 90% waifufag and gimp posting


That's some real fucking cancer in there, I tell you what. These people should be banned. It's not /g/ related, they know it and this is the same shit that killed other threads on /g/. It's just an excuse for these autists to post anime titties.

Anonymous 07/18/2017 (Tue) 00:10:44 [Preview] No. 10424 del
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Package validation works now

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Anonymous 07/23/2017 (Sun) 22:14:17 [Preview] No. 10473 del
Any new updates with this? Haven't seen any generals on /g/ either for a while.

Anonymous 11/19/2017 (Sun) 12:32:33 [Preview] No.11767 del
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CloverOS GNU/Linux

Official homepage: https://cloveros.ga
Current ISO: https://cloveros.ga/s/CloverOS-x86_64-20171117.iso
Libre ISO: https://fr.cloveros.ga/CloverOS_Libre-x86_64-20171117.iso
Git: https://gitgud.io/cloveros/cloveros
Package count: 3151 https://cloveros.ga/s/packages.html
FAQ: https://gitgud.io/cloveros/cloveros/blob/master/FAQ.md
Official IRC channel: #cloveros on Rizon
Previous threads: https://warosu.org/g/?task=search2&search_subject=cloveros
GPG: 78F5 AC55 A120 07F2 2DF9 A28A 78B9 3F76 B8E4 2805
License: WTFPL
Mirrors: https://useast.cloveros.ga https://uswest.cloveros.ga https://fr.cloveros.ga https://au.cloveros.ga https://uk.cloveros.ga https://nl.cloveros.ga
Current CFLAGS: CFLAGS="-Ofast -mmmx -mssse3 -pipe -funroll-loops -flto=8 -floop-block -floop-interchange -floop-strip-mine -ftree-loop-distribution"
Validate ISO:

gpg --keyserver keys.gnupg.net --recv-key "78F5 AC55 A120 07F2 2DF9 A28A 78B9 3F76 B8E4 2805"
wget https://cloveros.ga/s/signatures/s/CloverOS-x86_64-20171117.iso.asc
gpg --verify CloverOS-x86_64-20171117.iso.asc CloverOS-x86_64-20171117.iso

Anonymous 11/19/2017 (Sun) 14:55:04 [Preview] No.11768 del
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You sir are a man among men.

Anonymous 11/19/2017 (Sun) 16:41:35 [Preview] No.11769 del
Hahaha, amazing. This might be worth ditching Trisquel for.

Anonymous 11/19/2017 (Sun) 22:32:32 [Preview] No.11770 del
torrent & gx ipfs when?

Anonymous 11/20/2017 (Mon) 00:40:26 [Preview] No.11771 del
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>mfw none of the links for the new ISO load

Anonymous 11/20/2017 (Mon) 17:32:11 [Preview] No.11772 del
>all these newfags
fuck off.

Anonymous 11/27/2017 (Mon) 22:09:29 [Preview] No.11806 del
>Try to install
>Stuck in local host purgatory
>Try to insteal XCFE DE
>Still stuck in local host
>Try to install Plasma DE
>Still nothing

The fuck am I doing wrong man? I just want to get into the desktop I saw during the initial setup.

Anonymous 11/27/2017 (Mon) 23:06:59 [Preview] No.11808 del
What do you mean by localhost? How is your dhcp.conf on /etc/ ? See if it's configured to point to localhost (supersede tag).
I wouldn't trust some random /g/ tier guys, though. If you want to toy with it, fine, but don't trust it if you haven't read the code. See our list of recommendations instead:

Anonymous 11/28/2017 (Tue) 03:54:23 [Preview] No.11809 del
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I finally got it into the desktop but it won't detect any internet connection along with a plethora of other minor issues. I'm not saying it sucks or anything, but it's far from works right out the box.

Anonymous 11/28/2017 (Tue) 04:31:04 [Preview] No.11810 del
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Just use Alpine or OpenBSD...

Anonymous 11/28/2017 (Tue) 16:47:03 [Preview] No.11813 del

That's a horrible joke dude.

Anonymous 11/28/2017 (Tue) 23:24:51 [Preview] No.11814 del
>slow because old drivers bsd
>outdated a month after release (this does not imply unsecure as I'm familiar with OpenBSD specific measures), using current defeats it's purpose (debatable)
>claims security but does not tent towards minimalism in packaging therefore provinding a larger array for an attack by default on a system with identical required applications

Ok the last one might be a bit of a strech. I have respect for OpenBSD and I'm trying to poke at you from a lower level of knowledge regarding this BSD variant expecting answers which might change my mind. I'm also trying to find out is why the fuck is only OpenBSD and Alpine on that list and not things like Parabola/Hyperbola which by my arguments you probably have already guessed I'm a user of.

Anonymous 11/30/2017 (Thu) 00:41:27 [Preview] No.11816 del
OpenBSD releases every 6 months, so it's not like you're going to lag by much. I don't personally like to upgrade my software constantly. Security patches for the OS are given for 2 old releases. For ports tree, you're on your own, but in practice it's not so hard to build a newer package if you really have to (edit the distinfo and Makefile, then build it). The people who want always the latest are just running current.
Anyway it's a comprehensive Unix system, so the baseXX.tgz comes with everything needed to run a firewall, router, or basic server of some kind. With Linux you have all kinds of third-party packages (and their dependencies) to track and upgrade separately. That's more of a pain for me.

Anonymous 12/02/2017 (Sat) 02:11:20 [Preview] No.11838 del
How much XBR did you extort?

Anonymous 12/02/2017 (Sat) 18:37:45 [Preview] No.11839 del
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One of the biggest issues I have with this OS right now is all the listed programs that are supposed to be pre installed are mostly there from what I can see, but are scattered across all the different DEs. What the shit. Why aren't they all on any single DE?

Anonymous 12/24/2017 (Sun) 15:02:17 [Preview] No.12059 del
You have to configure the DE to list the programs you want I guess

Anonymous 01/16/2018 (Tue) 20:51:29 [Preview] No.12206 del
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CloverOS GNU/Linux

Git: https://gitgud.io/cloveros/cloveros
ISO: https://cloveros.ga/s/CloverOS-x86_64-20180116.iso
Libre ISO: https://cloveros.ga/s/CloverOS_Libre-x86_64-20180116.iso
GPG: 78F5 AC55 A120 07F2 2DF9 A28A 78B9 3F76 B8E4 2805
IRC: #cloveros on irc.rizon.net
Twitter: https://twitter.com/cloveros_ga
Packages: 3213 https://cloveros.ga/s/packages.html
Rsync: rsync://fr.cloveros.ga/cloveros
License: WTFPL
Mirrors: https://useast.cloveros.ga https://fr.cloveros.ga https://au.cloveros.ga https://uk.cloveros.ga https://ca.cloveros.ga https://uswest.cloveros.ga

Updates: Has gui volume control, 4.12.13 kernel

Anonymous 01/17/2018 (Wed) 21:10:24 [Preview] No.12216 del
transition to fvwm started

Anonymous 01/18/2018 (Thu) 00:10:00 [Preview] No.12220 del
lmao why not go with openbox, it's more popular and it would instantly get picked up by unixporn tards/crunchbang nostalgics
who even uses fvwm ?

Anonymous 01/18/2018 (Thu) 12:35:36 [Preview] No.12223 del
Having used fvwm, it's fucking horrible to configure. Granted it has native transparency but it's not worth it. I would give up now and switch to openbox or blackbox.

Anonymous 01/18/2018 (Thu) 16:54:54 [Preview] No.12227 del
What makes fvwm's configuration horrible in your eyes? You can configure it to look and behave exactly the same as your favorite *box configuration. You could even use it to write an interpreter for the configuration scripts of your favorite *box variant.

Anonymous 01/18/2018 (Thu) 17:22:22 [Preview] No.12229 del
It was years ago now when I used it, maybe even ten years. I just remember it being a huge headache. Maybe it really has gotten better since then, but I doubt it, people rarely recover from autism. I remember I tried it first, then tried openbox after and couldn't believe how much time I had wasted on FVWM. Pretty sure the 'F' stands for either frustrating or fucking. I remember setting something like a partially transparent menu taking me days, very complicated stuff. Sorry I haven't got more of a pre-packaged response on why it sucks.

Anonymous 01/18/2018 (Thu) 18:33:08 [Preview] No.12231 del
It's still complex and maybe cumbersome but its also powerful enough to twist and turn fvwm into doing exactly what you want it to do. Writing an fvwm configuration is probably the next best thing to writing your own wm.

Anonymous 01/18/2018 (Thu) 22:28:06 [Preview] No.12233 del
tbh I look forward to seeing what you do with it, that's if you post an update

Anonymous 01/18/2018 (Thu) 23:07:04 [Preview] No.12236 del
>/g/ distro
>not using a tilling wm
Use Wayland+Sway, if you want better marketing. And, maybe, liquorix kernel, if you want to attract even more people.

Anonymous 01/19/2018 (Fri) 03:10:17 [Preview] No.12240 del
CloverOS uses liquorix kernel config. Wayland by default might be an option

Anonymous 01/19/2018 (Fri) 21:38:09 [Preview] No.12246 del
>CloverOS uses liquorix kernel config
Cool. Good job.

Anonymous 01/20/2018 (Sat) 12:44:35 [Preview] No.12249 del
(40.35 MB 1024x768 cloveros.mp4)

Anonymous 01/20/2018 (Sat) 18:49:30 [Preview] No.12253 del
What command shell does this use and why isn't it 'fish' shell.

Anonymous 01/30/2018 (Tue) 02:12:21 [Preview] No.12320 del
bash, with zsh available to switch to without having to emerge

Anonymous 01/31/2018 (Wed) 07:16:18 [Preview] No.12325 del
- Linux 4.15
- GCC 7.3.0
- Wayland global USE


Anonymous 02/01/2018 (Thu) 00:35:31 [Preview] No.12329 del
It's using Wayland now, from what I understood? If it is, now you got me.
Also, the kernel seems to be compiled with LLVM, right? Do it really need GCC, or you could somehow adapt the make files to compile with Clang? That would be awesome too, although I think it's not possible for now.

Anonymous 02/01/2018 (Thu) 16:45:39 [Preview] No.12333 del
Everything's built with GCC.

Packages are built with Wayland support, but Xorg is the default still. I put a Wayland howto on the git README.md

CloverOS is also switching to Gentoo Hardened profile

Anonymous 02/02/2018 (Fri) 09:21:04 [Preview] No.12335 del
CloverOS now uses Gentoo Hardened

Anonymous 02/03/2018 (Sat) 19:56:14 [Preview] No.12337 del
Is there a place I can read about all that makes CloverOS, CloverOS which I can understand if I never actually used gentoo ?

CloverOS mentioned at Gentoo FOSDEM Anonymous 02/04/2018 (Sun) 13:59:23 [Preview] No.12341 del
(1.09 MB 2569x3262 bipydIWPGICu.jpg)

Anonymous 02/04/2018 (Sun) 13:59:53 [Preview] No.12342 del
It's a Gentoo image that has PORTAGE_BINHOST="https://cloveros.ga" in the /etc/portage/make.conf and packages built with CFLAGS="-Ofast -mmmx -mssse3 -pipe -funroll-loops -flto=8 -floop-block -floop-interchange -floop-strip-mine -ftree-loop-distribution" Gentoo is hands down the best Linux distro and CloverOS only makes this perfection easier to achieve.

Anonymous 02/12/2018 (Mon) 08:24:14 [Preview] No.12385 del
Is there a way i could use the normal gentoo repositories with this?
I see that you've set up your own repositories for use.
I've tried disabling it but i only get either very limited use or git builds (9999?).
I can't use the git versions either because they have this rather odd cycle dependency issue.

Sorry i'm not good with gentoo and the handbook isn't helping

Anonymous 02/13/2018 (Tue) 04:16:28 [Preview] No.12394 del
One tiny but important request, an option to set up dnscrypt-proxy during install.

Anonymous 02/15/2018 (Thu) 14:08:24 [Preview] No.12400 del
Remove ACCEPT_KEYWORDS="**" from /etc/portage/make.conf

CloverOS iso now has wbar

Anonymous 02/19/2018 (Mon) 14:49:32 [Preview] No.12408 del
CloverOS GNU/Linux

Git: https://gitgud.io/cloveros/cloveros
ISO: https://cloveros.ga/s/CloverOS-x86_64-20180219.iso
Libre ISO: https://cloveros.ga/s/CloverOS_Libre-x86_64-20180219.iso
GPG: 78F5 AC55 A120 07F2 2DF9 A28A 78B9 3F76 B8E4 2805
IRC: #cloveros on irc.rizon.net
Twitter: https://twitter.com/cloveros_ga
Packages: 3514 https://cloveros.ga/s/packages.html
Rsync: rsync://fr.cloveros.ga/cloveros
License: WTFPL
Mirrors: https://useast.cloveros.ga https://uswest.cloveros.ga https://ca.cloveros.ga https://ca2.cloveros.ga https://fr.cloveros.ga https://fr2.cloveros.ga https://uk.cloveros.ga https://au.cloveros.ga
Validate ISO:

gpg --keyserver hkp://pool.sks-keyservers.net --recv-key "78F5 AC55 A120 07F2 2DF9 A28A 78B9 3F76 B8E4 2805"
wget https://cloveros.ga/s/signatures/s/CloverOS-x86_64-20180219.iso.asc
gpg --verify CloverOS-x86_64-20180219.iso.asc CloverOS-x86_64-20180219.iso

Anonymous 02/19/2018 (Mon) 15:49:17 [Preview] No.12409 del
fuck it I'll throw it on a laptop

Anonymous 03/24/2018 (Sat) 05:14:11 [Preview] No.12516 del
It uses LibreSSL instead of OpenSSL now

Anonymous 03/24/2018 (Sat) 05:15:40 [Preview] No.12517 del
Packages download from all mirrors simultaneously

Anonymous 03/24/2018 (Sat) 05:29:16 [Preview] No.12518 del
Hey /tech/, I've been trying to search for an open source Operating System that allows you to install software offline from a storage medium. Similar to something like Windows where you have executable files. I do not like the hassle of downloading and installing everything from my terminal, and having to deal with compatibility issues that often go along with that. Is there a simple linux system where I can install and store software and use software offline?

Anonymous 03/24/2018 (Sat) 05:35:54 [Preview] No.12519 del
rsync -av rsync://fr.cloveros.ga/cloveros your/directory

PORTAGE_BINHOST="http://your_webserver/" emerge -G package

Anonymous 04/01/2018 (Sun) 17:45:36 [Preview] No.12535 del
Replaced xfe/wbar with spacefm and nomacs

Anonymous 05/16/2018 (Wed) 14:51:21 [Preview] No.12723 del

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Anonymous 05/16/2018 (Wed) 19:19:35 [Preview] No.12726 del
(15.43 MB 10000x10000 cloveros.jpg)

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Anonymous 05/16/2018 (Wed) 19:27:15 [Preview] No.12729 del
great now even Gentoo will be attacked by the arch linux user base
>inb4 suggestions to remove init.d in favour of systemd

Anonymous 05/16/2018 (Wed) 19:33:43 [Preview] No.12730 del

also you can easily do anything in gentoo thanks to ebuilds

Anonymous 05/16/2018 (Wed) 19:35:40 [Preview] No.12731 del
(3.81 MB 3264x2448 IMG_20180330_004725.jpg)

Anonymous 05/18/2018 (Fri) 01:29:31 [Preview] No.12734 del
Nice background.

Anonymous 07/18/2018 (Wed) 11:50:41 [Preview] No.12839 del
Pretty cool distro, however.
There are a few things that the maintainers neglect to tell in their repository.
Things like the overlays used in the binaries.
From what I've been able to piece together is that most bins and most of their package.use is built around the Libressl overlay and (maybe?) a few others.

There is also a huge problem right now with the way they setup nvidia drivers.
The driver that is downloaded and supplied is (again from my understanding) built for linux version 4.14.* whilest CloverOS currently runs 4.16.* which is a uge problem because installing these drivers will destroy your install.
additionally, the nvidia drivers supplied are 396.24-r1 which is the unstable versions that lack legacy support for some older(not that old) graphics cards.
The system doesn't store a local version of their Gentoo sources, so if you want to go full Gentoo you'll have to download the sources.
This made getting dkms nvidia drivers a bit annoying.

It would be great if the script was updated to serve a dkms version of nvidia drivers, various versions would help with legacy support.
That being said, i get the feeling the scripts weren't designed much with supporting a wide range of systems.
If you use some memeware thinkpad/toughbook this distro is perfect right out of the gate.
If you want to get some other kind of setup to work it'll require a bit of legwork, but that's not a bad thing.
It's amazing how simplified this makes a your regular Gentoo install.
Because it's Gentoo I've been able to get most of the above to work perfectly.

Anonymous 07/20/2018 (Fri) 15:54:14 [Preview] No.12845 del
Not to be too forward, but I want to lick your desktop. Do you find this is a common reaction?

Anonymous 09/15/2018 (Sat) 09:37:54 [Preview] No.12869 del
I want to bite his desktop on the ass. I don't know how he can stand to have that as his background, I would have broken the screen or my dick before long.

Anonymous 10/24/2018 (Wed) 06:43:46 [Preview] No.12920 del
(32.88 KB 446x720 men-in-heels.jpg)
>when you think macOS is cool so you set up the dock but you also want to follow the latest trend i.e. tiling wms

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Anonymous 10/24/2019 (Thu) 15:01:10 [Preview] No.13861 del
I wtould be nice if they could contribute to already existing or forking dead projects rather than making a new project that does the same thing.

Talking about projects that need development there's a bounty system to ad features into the plan9 from bell labs fork called 9 front

here's the webpage for more infomation.

Anonymous 10/28/2019 (Mon) 21:13:38 [Preview] No.13871 del
Why can't we have young girl children to marry?

Anonymous 10/29/2019 (Tue) 08:39:28 [Preview] No.13873 del
(1.96 MB 960x540 HannaF.webm)
>That feel when born 100 years too late ;_;

Anonymous 11/08/2019 (Fri) 04:55:29 [Preview] No.13880 del
Why would you want to marry a child exactly?

Anonymous 01/23/2020 (Thu) 02:30:30 [Preview] No.14022 del
smol pp

Anonymous 02/29/2020 (Sat) 07:08:36 [Preview] No.14042 del
they are only that see life the way it should be

Anonymous 02/29/2020 (Sat) 08:05:07 [Preview] No.14043 del
>they are only that see life the way it should be
you mean with the innocence of a child? so you want to take that away from them by marrying a miserable adult such as yourself? why not just leave them alone to enjoy themselves whilst they can? it doesn't last very long anyway, they will have misery and responsibility thrust upon them soon enough.

Anonymous 03/07/2020 (Sat) 19:58:36 [Preview] No.14045 del
that is some very hot garbage you got going there

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