Search:

Type: Posts; User: rocuan; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    25
    Views
    28,623

    [ubuntu] Re: Change screen resolution in 9.04

    Know it is bad form to bump an old thread but have to say thank you!

    I modified my xorg.conf for an LG E2241 Flatron monitor on 10.10



    Section "Monitor"
    Identifier "LG E2241"
    ...
  2. Thread: The BUMP Thread

    by rocuan
    Replies
    52,862
    Views
    2,624,704

    Re: The BUMP Thread

    ★ გ ᴗ ᨓ ᨍ
  3. Thread: Rhythm Box EQ?

    by rocuan
    Replies
    6
    Views
    4,800

    [SOLVED] Re: Rhythm Box EQ?

    Second this.
    Rbeq is a great plugin.
  4. [ubuntu] Re: How to remove envelope icon from Indicator applet (10.04)

    Quick & Easy solution worked for me
  5. [SOLVED] Re: setting the default file manager back to nautilus

    UbuntuTweak worked for me too!
    If you're interested, here's the story.

    BACKGROUND:
    I was organizing my Main Menu on Lucid and accidentally deleted something critical.
    So, when I clicked my...
  6. Replies
    4
    Views
    4,814

    [all variants] Re: Logitech G700 mouse

    An annoying solution but logging onto a window$ system, installing the setpoint software & setting the mouse buttons from there worked ok for me.

    It should be noted that tweaking the dpi & cursor...
  7. Replies
    20
    Views
    11,937

    Re: VERY simple guide to grab desktop with FFMPEG

    Love the forums.
    Thanks everyone
  8. Thread: Outrec

    by rocuan
    Replies
    1
    Views
    283

    [ubuntu] Re: Outrec

    I tried outrec too but hated the interface.
    Ubuntu has a built in sound recorder that lets you save streams to mp3, ogg etc.

    Basics :...
  9. Replies
    20
    Views
    11,937

    Re: VERY simple guide to grab desktop with FFMPEG

    Jose, I tried the modification you suggested
    ffmpeg -f x11grab -s 1024x768 -r 25 -i :0.0+448,156 -sameq ./Desktop/mydesktop.mkvbut it failed & threw this error
  10. Replies
    13
    Views
    16,548

    [all variants] Re: HowTo run a script after RESUME [LUCID]

    Good Thread.

    I am running into problems too.
    Mine are specifically with the GDK environment being undefined
    I believe scripts run from /etc/pm/sleep.d are executed before gnome is fully "awake"...
  11. [SOLVED] Re: Automatically Change Desktop Wallpaper / Background to Random Image ( Gnome )

    I had fun with this code but made a mistake when I posted it. :(
    I don't use files with spaces so this code will not accept file names with spaces.

    If you want to use a bash script that accepts...
  12. Replies
    20
    Views
    11,937

    Re: VERY simple guide to grab desktop with FFMPEG

    Thank You !!

    Dropped it in a bash script :


    #!/bin/bash
    dir="$HOME/Poker/Screens/Vids"
    size=$( xdpyinfo | grep 'dimensions:' | awk '{print $2}' )
    name=$( date +'%b.%d_%I:%M%#p' )...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: Change Gnome Background to Random Image (perl)

    started a new thread on changing the background image at system wakeup http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=10663041
  14. [ubuntu] Running scripts at computer wakeup from /etc/pm/sleep.d .. limitations? ( gnome )

    Are there limitations on what can be started from /etc/pm/sleep.d after system wakeup?

    I wrote a perl script to randomly change my gnome desktop background...
  15. [SOLVED] Re: Change Gnome Background to Random Image (perl)

    Good idea! I think I can point you in the right direction.

    To tie script to a hot-key / keyboard shortcut:
    - System->Preferences->Keyboard Shortcuts
    - click add
    - give it the full path ->...
  16. [SOLVED] Quickly Change Gnome Background to Random Image (using perl)

    First, I wrote a bare bones bash script to change the gnome desktop background to a random image
    - http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=10479253

    Then, I realized there are dozens of bash...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: Automatically Change Desktop Wallpaper / Background to Random Image ( Gnome )

    rothalem, I was cruising your code again & realized you gave me a shout out !
    Thanx man that's cool of you. :grin:
    Since my name is attached to that code, I feel I can offer a few more suggestions...
  18. [SOLVED] Re: Automatically Change Desktop Wallpaper / Background to Random Image ( Gnome )

    Like it sflitman !!
    This line is silky smooth :

    my $file=random_file(-dir=>$dir,-recursive=>1,-check=>qr/\.(?:jpg|jpeg|png)$/i);
    I took it and ran with it :...
  19. [SOLVED] Re: Automatically Change Desktop Wallpaper / Background to Random Image ( Gnome )

    I had fun with this little hack & I am stoked u tweaked it for your box rothalem!
    I will freely admit that my above example script does no error checking either.
    My intent was to post only the meat...
  20. [SOLVED] Automatically Change Desktop Wallpaper / Background to Random Image ( Gnome )

    I am running Ubuntu Lucid( 10.04 ) w Gnome & I quickly tire of my wallpaper.
    I wanted to set another random HD image as the desktop background :
    - immediately from a bash shell
    -...
  21. Re: HOW-TO: Convert a video on youtube to animated gif

    Great example thank you!
    even easier way :

    sudo apt-get install youtube-dl ffmpeg avidemux mplayer

    youtube-dl -o example.flv "http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdaAWFoWr2c"

    ffmpeg -i...
  22. Replies
    3,211
    Views
    253,324

    Re: Things that you hate in Ubuntu

    Lack of robust iPod / iPhone support
  23. [SOLVED] Keyboard Shortcuts: Using PIPE for multiple commands

    Searched the forums for solution & am not seeing one
    Wrote a simple script to find Trash folders on Lucid and delete them

    #!/bin/bash
    sudo find / -regex ".*Trash[-]?[0-9]+?" | while read -e line...
  24. [SOLVED] Re: DeVeDe conversion while browsing w/ Firefox: Interrupted Processes

    Thank you for confirming my hopes of lossless multi-tasking and for the great analogy.
  25. [SOLVED] DeVeDe conversion while browsing w/ Firefox: Interrupted Processes

    Howdy!
    First, let me just say these forums have saved me endless hours of ](*,)
    so thank y'all in advance =D>

    This is a general processing question but is specific to the slick little program...
Results 1 to 25 of 32
Page 1 of 2 1 2