Search:

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

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    5
    Views
    658

    [all variants] Re: Infected website

    Nowshining, thanks for that reply. I didn't know that about the DNS cache. I'll check out that hosts file. I'm not so sure about siteadvisor, they gave a full green light on a site that firefox...
  2. Replies
    5
    Views
    658

    [all variants] Re: Infected website

    Thanks Ali, those are some pretty good ideas. I'm very careful about what I install, I just wish there was a way to do a hosts file for scripts.
  3. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,254

    [ubuntu] Re: Running WoW (and probably other games)

    Earle, I'm a linux noob too and I just recently got the game to work. World of Warcraft currently works extremely well in Hardy 8.04 with wine (it's at the gold level).

    This is the best guide- it...
  4. Replies
    10
    Views
    16,606

    [ubuntu] Re: Uninstall Firefox 3

    http://www.ubuntux.org/how-to-downgrade-to-firefox-2-in-ubuntu-hardy
  5. Replies
    5
    Views
    658

    [all variants] Infected website

    I was configuring my /etc/hosts file to block a website, and I thought I would test it by trying to connect to the site. I should've tried a harmless site and restarted the computer but I didn't and...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Please help with World of Warcraft, I've tried everything

    :confused: I marked it solved right after the last post.
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Please help with World of Warcraft, I've tried everything

    I got it working! The dvd installer.exe was hidden, but the command in the guide didn't work. I went to http://linux.about.com/od/ubuntu_doc/a/ubudg19t19.htm and found some commandds. This command...
  8. [ubuntu] [SOLVED] Please help with World of Warcraft, I've tried everything

    I'm trying to get this game to work, but haven't been able to install it. I've searched the forums and google for help and I've been following several guides (as well as the 150+ main thread here)...
  9. [all variants] Re: Partitioning for a gaming machine?

    Thanks for all the replies.

    pytheas, you bring up some really good points. I'll bump up the swap to 4 GB and check if wine installs games in /home.

    danking, thanks I'll increase the swap to...
  10. [all variants] [SOLVED] Partitioning for a gaming machine?

    I'm trying to come up with a good partition plan for my gaming pc. It will only run Ubuntu, no other distros or windows. I did some research, but there are a couple of things I'm unclear on. I...
  11. Replies
    5
    Views
    315

    [ubuntu] Re: Compiz/Beryl not issues.

    Do you have the restricted drivers for your video card enabled?

    system > administration > restricted drivers manager
  12. Replies
    5
    Views
    329

    [ubuntu] Re: Music files are crashing x window

    Thanks for the info, I'll fill out a report and let them know.
  13. Replies
    5
    Views
    329

    [ubuntu] Re: Music files are crashing x window

    http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk157/bussdrivr/1normalfiles-1.png

    http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk157/bussdrivr/2uhoh.png

    http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk157/bussdrivr/3basic.png...
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    329

    [ubuntu] Re: Music files are crashing x window

    Encompass, thanks for the reply.

    The files are renamed from things like "04 bush - strait_no_chaser.mp3" to "Bush - Straight No Shaser.mp3". I'm just cleaning them up.

    They were copied from my...
  15. Replies
    5
    Views
    329

    [ubuntu] Music files are crashing x window

    I have a brand new install of gutsy on my computer and everything was working fine until I put some mp3 songs on my pc. Everything copied fine, but now I have a very weird problem.

    When I rename...
  16. Replies
    3
    Views
    522

    [ubuntu] Re: Very weird media problem

    1 last bump
  17. Replies
    12
    Views
    763

    [ubuntu] Re: how too ?'s and lingo ?'s

    Is your video card driver enabled?
  18. Replies
    12
    Views
    763

    [ubuntu] Re: how too ?'s and lingo ?'s

    Compiz should be installed by default on your machine. To enable it, you need a video card and drivers that support accelerated 3D graphics. To check and see if compiz is installed, go to:
    ...
  19. Replies
    3
    Views
    522

    [ubuntu] Re: Very weird media problem

    bump
  20. Replies
    3
    Views
    522

    [ubuntu] Re: Very weird media problem

    bump
  21. Replies
    3
    Views
    522

    [ubuntu] Very weird media problem

    I had a fresh install of gutsy on my computer (about 3 days old) and everything was working fine. I wanted to put some music that I backed up from my windows machine onto my Ubuntu pc. Everything...
  22. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,587

    Re: Tor install problems

    PinkFloyd, thanks for the reply. I managed to get it working after restarting and installing a proxy. It looks like the terminal output for sudo apt-get update might be unrelated (even though it...
  23. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,587

    Tor install problems

    I noticed the version of Tor in synaptic was slightly out of date so I tried to use the instructions on torproject.org.

    I typed sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list and added

    deb...
  24. Replies
    7
    Views
    767

    [ubuntu] Re: Step by step

    I can help with the wine install. The current version is 0.9.59, so dump that tar file.

    This is a good step by step guide: http://ubuntuguide.org/wiki/Ubuntu:Gutsy#WINE

    Each line that is in...
Results 1 to 24 of 24