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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Video in VLC is horizontaly squashed and grayscale

    Thanks for posting. I had the same problem, only after fixing the ability of vlc to read x264. It work perfectly now.
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    Re: What is so bad about Vista?

    Very slow startup. Vista was on a friends' laptop, and took about 4 min. to boot. I installed Ubuntu 9.04, and booted in <1 min.
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    [xubuntu] cdrom stops working (SOLVED)

    My dvd rom stops working intermittently. Sometimes in the middle of listening to a cd, or watching a movie. Either dvdrom get same results.
    Also, this worked fine in 7.10

    OS: Xubuntu 9.04
    AMD...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: gwibber gives 'HTTP error 400: bad request' for twitter accounts

    Recreating the account seems to work in Jaunty.
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    [xubuntu] mount Samsung S3 by ID

    If I lsusb, I get this:


    mark@mark-locutus:~$ lsusb
    Bus 001 Device 009: ID 04e8:5091 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

    How do I mount my player with that ID?
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Problems connecting Samsung YP-S3 Ogg Vorbis Player

    Bash shows the same here. Files can't be opened from Bash or Nautilus
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Problems connecting Samsung YP-S3 Ogg Vorbis Player

    I tried the Korean firmware, but I don't think the config.dat file is right.
    What did you use?
  8. [ubuntu] Re: Problems connecting Samsung YP-S3 Ogg Vorbis Player

    Didn't work. The file saves, but even after restart, nothing shows up. Yes, I did add myself to the group "audio"
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    [ubuntu] Flash locks up on firefox 3.0.5

    It doesn't happen all the time, but when several youtube windows are open in firefox, everything freezes or slows down.
    I am running Intrepid 32 bit on an AMD64 2.1 Ghz dual core machine. Video is...
  10. [ubuntu] Hard drives not automounting in Intrepid

    How do I get my hard drives to mount on startup?
    I tried entering the appropriate lines from /proc/mounts in fstab

    /dev/sdb1 /media/disk-2 vfat...
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    [ubuntu] Re: need to convert to wmv with ffmpeg

    They only gave her windoze. She doesn't know anything else but that.
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    [ubuntu] Re: need to convert to wmv with ffmpeg

    It's the only player my mother in law gets at work, I think it's version 11
    I'm using the standard linux realplayer 11 for testing.
    Is there a standalone hack for vlc so she wouldn't have to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: need to convert to wmv with ffmpeg

    I get the file to convert, but get this message from Real Player when I try to play it.

    http://i445.photobucket.com/albums/qq171/ricemark20/Screenshot_error.png
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    [ubuntu] Re: need to convert to wmv with ffmpeg

    mark@mark-locutus:~$ ffmpeg -sameq -i "11-08-08 Hannah2.avi" "11-08-08 Hannah2.wmv"
    FFmpeg version SVN-rUNKNOWN, Copyright (c) 2000-2007 Fabrice Bellard, et al.
    configuration: --enable-gpl...
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    [ubuntu] Re: need to convert to wmv with ffmpeg

    mark@mark-locutus:~$ mencoder -forceidx -ofps 25 -oac lavc -lavcopts acodec=wmav2:abitrate=128 -srate 44100 -vf scale=720:576,harddup -ovc lavc -lavcopts vcodec=wmv2:vbitrate=900 11-08-08\...
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    [ubuntu] Re: need to convert to wmv with ffmpeg

    mark@mark-locutus:~$ ffmpeg -formats
    FFmpeg version SVN-rUNKNOWN, Copyright (c) 2000-2007 Fabrice Bellard, et al.
    configuration: --enable-gpl --enable-pp --enable-swscaler --enable-pthreads...
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    [ubuntu] Re: need to convert to wmv with ffmpeg

    mark@mark-locutus:~$ ffmpeg -i 11-08-08\ Hannah2.avi 2>&1 | grep Stream
    Stream #0.0: Video: mpeg4, yuv420p, 480x320, 29.97 fps(r)
    Stream #0.1: Audio: 0x2000, 48000 Hz, stereo, 128 kb/s
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    [ubuntu] need to convert to wmv with ffmpeg

    I need to convert avi to wmv to play on Real Player
    I am using Ubuntu 7.10
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    [xubuntu] Re: How do I make a video dvd?

    thanks. I tried that. It only works in my computer. I think my standalone dvd player is shot.
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    Re: What brought you to ubuntu?

    I used different linux distros on and off for a few years, then around fall 2007, I decided to try ubuntu. I liked how easy it was to install restricted drivers. It was the only thing I could use...
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    [xubuntu] How do I make a video dvd?

    Every time I try to make a video dvd of my home movies, it won't play in my standalone dvd player. I am using DVD Styler, and my dvd player won't recognize the disc I burn. I've tried for more that...
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    [xubuntu] Re: How do I run cron as root ?

    I tried it with and without root in front of rsync. Nothing happened.


    50 10 * * * rsync -avrpE /home/mark /media/sda1/home >~/logs/myhomelog_dailytest.log

    I even did a test that wrote the...
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    [xubuntu] Re: How do I run cron as root ?

    <sigh> I checked gparted, and it's formatted in ntfs. Guess I need a separate ext3 partition.
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    [xubuntu] Re: How do I run cron as root ?

    mark@mark-desktop:~$ ls -ld /home/mark /media/sda1/home /media/sda1
    drwxr-xr-x 130 mark mark 12288 2008-09-19 07:08 /home/mark
    drwxrwx--- 1 root plugdev 8192 2008-09-18 19:54 /media/sda1...
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    [xubuntu] How do I run cron as root ?

    I am trying to create a cron job to run rsync as root while I'm logged in as user. I'm just backing up my /home but get an error unless I run as root.


    mark@mark-desktop:~$ rsync -avr /home/mark...
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