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    [PPC] Re: xorg.conf help needed on Lubuntu 12.10 G4 nVidia

    no luck with audio on the live cd. seems like we've got a much lower-level bug than previously thought:
    https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/alsa-utils/+bug/1060452
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    [PPC] Re: xorg.conf help needed on Lubuntu 12.10 G4 nVidia

    re: sound the problems continue. no device in lspci which is, as you know, bad news.

    until that's fixed, none of this is really very relevant but: snd-powermac is in /etc/modules. looked for...
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    [PPC] Re: xorg.conf help needed on Lubuntu 12.10 G4 nVidia

    oh don't sweat the battery. i just followed the instructions in the powerpcfaq. whoever put that together knew what they were talking about :)

    can you say

    echo "pmu_battery" | sudo tee -a...
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    [PPC] Re: xorg.conf help needed on Lubuntu 12.10 G4 nVidia

    bug report to hopefully get xorg.conf in for next time; includes xorg.conf:
    https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xserver-xorg-video-nouveau/+bug/1061790
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    [PPC] Re: xorg.conf help needed on Lubuntu 12.10 G4 nVidia

    you are the man!

    turning 3rd acceleration off was on my list of things to try if no one got back to me and it did the trick, both from yaboot and from xorg.conf (I admit to not trying the EXA...
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    [PPC] xorg.conf help needed on Lubuntu 12.10 G4 nVidia

    So I have a PowerBook G4 12" 1.5" GHz I'm trying to get to work with Lubuntu 12.10. Here's info on the card:

    $ lspci | grep VGA
    0000:00:10.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation NV34M...
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    [PPC] Re: Testers needed for PowerPC 12.04

    with Lubuntu, here's my experience so far:

    Lubuntu Precise daily-live 20120203 PPC
    system http://paste.ubuntu.com/829935/

    4 feb 2012


    alternates are oversized
    official download link...
  8. Thread: flash and java

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    [PPC] Re: flash and java

    holy thread hijack. ya'll need to chill out and play nice :D

    anyways i never said i was jumping ship, but that i found an experience with mintppc i didn't find anywhere else. i'm still rather fond...
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    [all variants] audio hijack pro alternative?

    i've seen some topics on this but i don't think they really spoke to my particular usage, so..

    the story: i can't go back to os x. it's just too darn slow. however, i really miss audio hijack pro....
  10. Thread: flash and java

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    [PPC] Re: flash and java

    Didn't get nowhere unfortunately. Same problems, including with Midori. Anywho, thanks for the help. We'll wait for someone else to show up.

    As an aside, it doesn't really help with this problem...
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    [lubuntu] unified inbox in Claws (or maybe Sylpheed)

    this isn't lubuntu specific, but since it natually comes with slypheed which claws-mail is related to...

    i really want a lightweight gui-based mail system and claws seems perfect. i have only one...
  12. Thread: flash and java

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    [PPC] Re: flash and java

    after setting up some symbolic links to libstdc++ and libc, i got the installer to run but it crashed soon after, regardless of which interface i use. got farther in console, but only as far as the...
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    [PPC] Re: flash and java

    you miss my point. it is not so much that it's necessarily full of outdated information but that it's old. i don't know what to trust. i do plan on adding my 2 cents when i get it all figured out,...
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    [PPC] Re: flash and java

    that and this.
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    [PPC] Re: flash and java

    i didn't think there was sun java for ppc. you sure you don't have an intel machine?

    why are the gsfonts necessary? and again, i thought adobe flash was ppc only.


    hate to say it, but that's a...
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    [PPC] flash and java

    thought i'd update this whole notion for 2011, soon to be 2012, especially in the dawn of ocelot, which is running nicely on my powerbook. technically, it's lubuntu but that's neither here nor there...
  17. [SOLVED] mounting woes due to permissions & server access with Live CD

    So I've got a Powerbook G4 that's got a dying hard drive (hfsplus). I can access the drive and see the structure and at least some of the files will copy without failing due to i/o errors but there...
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    [SOLVED] "Connect to Server" mount to the filesystem?

    looking here one finds the poster found a workaround. tonight i found the solution:

    ~/.gvfs/server name

    e.g. if you got a windows c drive shared on 192.168.1.253 you'd have

    ~/.gvfs/c on...
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