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  1. Re: I miss my games after a full switch to Ubuntu. Any Ideas?

    On his core2 duo I would definitely advise against virtualisation.

    My core i7 I actually got Win7 to run quite nice under the latest VMware Player (IMO the OpenGL performance is way better under...
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    Re: Cannot login after mistyped password

    I just checked under regular Ubuntu 64-bit by typing the wrong password on purpose, which obviously resulted in "Authentication failure" message but after re-typing my password correctly afterwards...
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    Re: Wine 1.5.20 Ubuntu 12.10 FUBAR woes...

    Scared to use it now that I'm so happy my games work again under 1.5.19. ;-) But, now I know how to downgrade succesfully I'll check it out soon.

    For now: Happy New Year every body! :biggrin:
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    Re: Way to get 1.5.19 on ubuntu12.10

    This worked for me, perhaps you should check too? http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=12429342&postcount=6
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    Re: Wine 1.5.20 Ubuntu 12.10 FUBAR woes...

    Thanks all for the help!!! :popcorn:
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    Re: Wine 1.5.20 Ubuntu 12.10 FUBAR woes...

    Succes with a mix of what your retrievings found in "var/cache/apt/archives" and the commandline pioughd mentioned.

    Only I found 4 files instead of 3 relating to the previous version of Wine:
    ...
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    Re: Way to get 1.5.19 on ubuntu12.10

    The win32 libraries seem flawed.
    A lot of people also mention the error report referring to something related to sound.
    Since recently there hasn't been an update to the sound drivers for Ubuntu...
  8. Re: Howto: WOW with Wine (help.ubuntu.com/community/WorldofWarcraft)

    It definitely is a problem caused by the latest 1.5.20 update.
    Check my findings: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=12428159#post12428159

    Does anybody know how to revert to version 1.5.19...
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    Sticky: Re: winepulse in ubuntu wine ppa

    It seems you are not the only one with the latest update of wine crashing. I've found them all across the boards. The version 1.5.20 definitely is flawed. Check my post here below.

    I get these...
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    Re: Way to get 1.5.19 on ubuntu12.10

    It's not only Eve online. Somethings very wrong with the latest 1.5.20 wine update. Check: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=12428159#post12428159
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    Wine 1.5.20 Ubuntu 12.10 FUBAR woes...

    Hmmz. Ok, I'm starting to see a pattern here I don't particularly like with the latest Wine update.

    After I updated Wine to version 1.5.20 today and afterwards my perfectly working Far Cry 2...
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    Re: PlayonLinux - KOTOR

    PlayonLinux should make installing games easier.

    But did you you try vanilla Wine sollutions for Kotor through the app-db? http://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=application&iId=1980
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    Re: Wine - Shrunken screen

    Does it still happen if you select "emulate virtual desktop" for that game in the "Graphics"-tab in the Wine-config?
    Some specific games/ apps in Wine mess up my desktop resolution too after I close...
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    Re: need a good xp emulator

    Hmm, yes, now that you mention it. My bad.

    But could the mentioned performance benefit through vmware over virtualbox also count for Ubuntu as a host?

    Googling for "ubuntu host vmware player...
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    Re: need a good xp emulator

    Wine offers the best performance.

    But if you want to go the path of virtualisation, then VMWare player (which is also free) offers much superior performance compared to VirtualBox.

    Check the...
  16. Re: Nvidia heralds Steam for Linux debut with 'double-speed' drivers

    It seems that Phoronix is quite positive about the performance with this new driver:
    http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=article&item=nvidia_r310_linux&num=1
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    Re: 1.1.24 breaks Oblivion.

    [QUOTE=DaftPyramid;7502163]Well, it doesn't completely break it.

    I updated wine today, and coincidentally I started a new game in Oblivion afterwards. Everything was perfectly fine. I saved and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: ASUS Sabertooth X58

    Hmmz. Actually that didn't really help. Totally disabling HD Audio disables sound completely. Setting it to AC'97 instead of the default HD audio does work, but also keeps the " Too many connections...
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    [ubuntu] Re: ASUS Sabertooth X58

    Thank for the tip. I will check it out.



    I've tried both AHCI and IDE during my long unsuccesfull trial and error process described lengthly in my earlier post before I swapped the default...
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    [ubuntu] Re: ASUS Sabertooth X58

    Having happily made the quite progressive jump from my 4 years old AMD Athlon64 3500+
    with 1GB memory and vanilla geforce 6600 (256mb) with Ubuntu 32bit OS to my new system as specified below.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    Mileage may vary. But I think it would be wise to check http://appdb.winehq.org/ for each or these mentioned games and the experiances wine-users had with them.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Menubar Bug for Ubuntu tech wizzes??

    Same issue here. PC specs are in my signature. Totally different system.
    I suppose it's an unsolved bug.

    BTW: Logging out and then log back in again does also help.
    No need to completely...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Mac OS Style Menu Bar

    There allready was global menu, available from here:global menu -link

    The netbook remix version is called Indicator Applet Appmenu and here is shown how it can be added to the panel

    Actually...
  24. Re: Why does compiz always forget the top bar of windows?

    Same here. What could cause it, since it seems random?
  25. Re: Why does compiz always forget the top bar of windows?

    Here 'indirect rendering' and 'loose binding' are both allready enabled.... Weird....
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