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  1. [other] Re: which graphic card is much better for linux, NVIDIA or ATI.

    I would still go Nvidia. In my last laptop, it was a pain to install and maintain the latest version of ATI drivers until that was taken from me when they stopped supporting my card. I now have a...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Are there any disavantages of not having a separate home partition?

    I think that a separate /home partition is good simply for re-installing Ubuntu (or other distros) every 6 months. It saves you from having to restore it from a backup every time.

    A good thing...
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    [all variants] Re: gb repository slow at present?

    Yup, I've had similar problems since yesterday or the day before.

    -M.
  4. [all variants] Re: Gnome Panel Doesn't Update Using Compiz Fusion

    I am stuck with the Radeon driver as the x1400 isn't supported by ATI / AMD anymore. I have downloaded a DEB with one of the latest Radeon drivers which improved speed.

    But, I don't think this...
  5. [all variants] Re: Gnome Panel Doesn't Update Using Compiz Fusion

    lspci:

    00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Mobile 945GM/PM/GMS, 943/940GML and 945GT Express Memory Controller Hub (rev 03)
    00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Mobile 945GM/PM/GMS,...
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    Re: ubuntu desktop 'improvement'

    For #3, I've always loved GKrellM. May not be what you're looking for, though, on second read of your post...

    HTH,
    -M.
  7. [all variants] Gnome Panel Doesn't Update Using Compiz Fusion

    Hi all,

    I want to use Compiz Fusion instead of Metacity, but there is one thing that is (and has in the past) stopping me from using it. There are times when Gnome Panel won't update until I...
  8. [ubuntu] Re: In Compiz Configure, it wont let me change the number of Desktops.

    Yeah, same here. I would love to have two virtual desktops... and no, I don't mean viewport or workspace.
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Two Monitors - A Virtual Desktop For Each

    It might help some, if I could get something a bit larger. I'll take a look around the preferences for vncserver and see what I can come up with.

    Thanks! :biggrin:
  10. [ubuntu] Two Monitors - A Virtual Desktop For Each

    Hi all,

    I just bought a new monitor and I was wondering if there was a way to have a virtual desktop running on the second monitor. As of now, I'm able to use the new monitor as an extension of...
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    [all variants] Re: Missing files in /etc/samba

    Thanks for your help. :)
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Updated connecting to windows network shares fix 9.04

    For people that are having problems with winbind + amsn:
    http://www.amsn-project.net/forums/viewtopic.php?t=6343&highlight=amsn+winbind...
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    [all variants] Missing files in /etc/samba

    Hi all,

    I'm wondering if there is an easy way to replace all of the default files in /etc/samba?

    A little background: I've been noticing for the past two or three days that winbind has been...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Freeze in Jaunty

    I'm getting lockups, but only with gnome-screensaver. I've never liked that package since they introduced it anyway... I might go back to x-screensaver and just rename gnome-screensaver the way I...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Kino, DVCamcorder, Firewire/1394 full auto controll

    I don't think this is the best route to take, especially with multi user systems where two people may want access (at different times) to a / the camera.

    Since you are already a member of the...
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    NWN Deluxe Edition (UK only?)

    Hi all,

    I was wondering if anyone had made a successful install with the Deluxe Edition of Neverwinter Nights? I've had to resort to playing it via WINE and I'd much rather play it with the Linux...
  17. Thread: C++ & Gnome

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    Re: C++ & Gnome

    I like any IDE that works well with my tastes. Emacs, then OpenLDev did that for me. But I've now had to move back to Emacs. (To be honest, everything I start starts with Emacs. When it gets larger,...
  18. Thread: C++ & Gnome

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    Re: C++ & Gnome

    As a friend of the developer of OpenLDev, I can say that it's not being developed anymore. :(

    It would be cool if we could find someone that would be interested in picking it back up. :)

    The...
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    Re: Ubuntu CE MySpace Profile...

    This has to be the best myspace page I have ever seen. Even the conservative ones are nothing compared to this. Good work.

    -M.
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    Re: Ubuntu + pyFltk 1.1.1 Compile Problems

    I've figured it out. I've had to start from scratch, make sure that 'setup.py' knew where everything was, etc... PITA.

    If anyone is interested in the modified 'setup.py' script, let me know.
    ...
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    Ubuntu + pyFltk 1.1.1 Compile Problems

    Hey all. I've been wanting to try out pyFltk, but I'm running in to some problems compiling and actually getting it to work. I'm using Edgy on an x86.

    Has anyone done this successfully without...
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    Poll: Re: How to: Broadcom Wireless cards

    Huh. I've tried it, and it doesn't work. :( I guess next time I pop around to my brother's house I'll try it again.

    Thanks for sharing!
    -M.
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    Poll: Re: How to: Broadcom Wireless cards

    You have it working with Network Manager and ndiswrapper? Does it automatically work, or do you have to do something else? I know that you have to remove everything but lo from...
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    Poll: Re: How to: Broadcom Wireless cards

    Ah well... If you ever do try to get it to work via Network Manager, and actually get it to work, PLEASE let me know. :)

    -M.
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    Poll: Re: How to: Broadcom Wireless cards

    Say, did you happen to try and get it to work automagically with Network Manager?

    -M.
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