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Author Topic: I lost HAL  (Read 2346 times)

reb

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I lost HAL
« on: April 10, 2008, 01:56:40 pm »


Now I have another problem.  I have media programs telling me I need HAL.  Where do I find it and how do I install it?  :-[

reb
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kukibl

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Re: I lost HAL
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2008, 02:04:02 pm »

What did you choose during VL installation - VL-hot or Hal? Probably that is making problem. Check VASM!
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reb

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Re: I lost HAL
« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2008, 04:05:31 pm »


If I was suppose to choose between VL-Hot or HAL during installation and since Vl is telling me I need HAL, then obviously I didn't choose it during installation, so my question is:  How do I install HAL at this time?.   Thanks much for your help

reb
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Ye Ole Montana Saddle Tramp
Nothing is right or wrong, good or bad, only thinking makes it so.  Think about it.
Running a Vector Linux VL3300 with 1 SATA 80GB HDD and 1GB DDR 400 ram, DVD+-RW , and VL 5.9 Delux

bigpaws

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Re: I lost HAL
« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2008, 04:13:33 pm »

Check in /etc/rc.d/rc.hald if not executable then make it
executable then use /etc/rc.d/rc.hald start (iirc) to start the
service.

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kukibl

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Re: I lost HAL
« Reply #4 on: April 16, 2008, 09:00:10 am »


If I was suppose to choose between VL-Hot or HAL during installation and since Vl is telling me I need HAL, then obviously I didn't choose it during installation, so my question is:  How do I install HAL at this time?.   Thanks much for your help

reb

I wrote in my previous post to "check VASM"! ;) I am not sure where exactly (don't have VL installed), but there is menu item where you can choose again between VL-Hot and HAL.
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