[Mageia-dev] Alpha 2 fresh install dvd i586

André Salaün andresalaun at free.fr
Wed Mar 16 23:30:59 CET 2011

On a old computer (Athlon 64, printer epson c82, scanner epson 1650
photo, usb wireless keyboard and mouse, ethernet network)

Installation stage (choice kde) :
All good but :

-Boot loader : no choice, I had to volontary select "configure" in the
last summary page . I hope final release will give the choice between
MBR and partition.
-updating the source : ok
-updating  packages :  no because of hald 

suggestion : Do you want to copy DVD source on HD ? (something like

First boot

Updating :
packages are updated but, after, auto-orphans propose to remove 192

Printer epson stylus C82 
is not installed. I use drakconf : errors :

[root at localhost ~]# "/usr/sbin/mdkapplet-config" is not executable
[Updates Configuration] at /usr/sbin/drakconf.real line 823.
"/usr/sbin/mdkapplet-add-media-helper" is not executable [Extended
Maintenance] at /usr/sbin/drakconf.real line 823.
"/usr/bin/drakmenustyle" is not executable [Menus]
at /usr/sbin/drakconf.real line 823.
"/usr/sbin/drakbackup" is not executable [Backups]
at /usr/sbin/drakconf.real line 823.
"/usr/sbin/drakvirt" is not executable [Virtualization]
at /usr/sbin/drakconf.real line 823.
"/usr/sbin/tomoyo-gui" is not executable [Tomoyo Policy]
at /usr/sbin/drakconf.real line 823.
"/usr/sbin/drakguard" is not executable [Parental Controls]
at /usr/sbin/drakconf.real line 823.
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/asyncipp.py", line 197, in
    handler (self._conn, result)
  File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/asyncconn.py", line 93, in
    self._reply_handler (self, self._reply_data, *args)
  File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/asyncconn.py", line 204, in
    reply_handler (self, *args)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/cupshelpers/cupshelpers.py",
line 602, in _reply_handler
    self._client_reply_handler (connection, devices)
  File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/newprinter.py", line 1379, in
  File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/newprinter.py", line 1409, in
    self.add_devices (result, current_uri)
  File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/newprinter.py", line 1808, in
    physdev = model.get_value (iter, 1)
TypeError: iter must be a GtkTreeIter

So no printer.

Scanner epson 1650 photo
Like in Mandriva : I have to use manual choice, then it runs

Traduction (in drakconf-> printer) is  incomplete.

This is my first feeling.

Ne lâchez rien.

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