[Assist] OpenRC LXDE iso = no joy

edgar at openmail.cc edgar at openmail.cc
Tue Dec 26 04:31:36 GMT 2017

On 2017-12-25 22:36, edgar at openmail.cc wrote:
> On 2017-12-25 12:34, bill-auger wrote:
>> have you tried the systemdD ISOs ? it is possible to install from the 
>> a
>> systemdD ISO and then swap out systemd for openrc -
> I tried that too with LXDE. I got a blinking cursor on the screen. By
> the way, the LXDE Calamares installation fails if you try to encrypt
> the drive.
>> there (is) also a
>> wiki page devoted to installing an openrc parabola system manually
>> https://wiki.parabola.nu/OpenRC
> when I get Mate to work, I will try to switch to LXDE. Then, I will
> try to switch to OpenRC. May take weeks (limited time).

Ok, this is odd: I cannot use Qemu to boot neither the SystemD nor the 
OpenRC. I get the same panic attack.


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