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    [ubuntu] Re: Video Flicker/Tearing

    Aaaaaaand a partial retraction is in order here. I stumbled upon the idea that maybe my video driver might share some of the blame since everything seemed to be affected video-wise. In my internet...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Video Flicker/Tearing

    I am having the same problem, and it's going to make me have to resort to Windows again. I have this problem with any kind of video, through VLC or Totem; streaming via Flash, or watching downloaded...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dell Studio 1535 and Ubuntu

    I have nearly the same laptop, with a C2D t8100 and Dell wireless 1397 card; it came pre-loaded with Vista and was an absolute DOG even with 3gb of ram. I decided to try Ubuntu 8.04 LTS. I am...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need help installing from a tar.gz

    Success indeed! I'm now on my wireless network! Whew. Thanks again, all.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need help installing from a tar.gz

    Got it, thanks. I was able to complete the procedures by logging in as root. I also followed part of another guide here:

    http://www.uluga.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=896713

    and I did not...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need help installing from a tar.gz

    Now I just feel dumb. How was I supposed to know that these symbols <> were extraneous? Meh.

    Moving on, here is what I typed:


    make -C /lib/modules/2.6.24-19-generic/build M=`pwd` clean
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need help installing from a tar.gz

    How do I use this "command line completion"? I don't understand what you are asking. I think I know the full path name, isn't it /lib/modules? The only two files in there are 2.6.24-16-generic and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need help installing from a tar.gz

    You're right, I completely missed that! Good catch. However...

    I get up to step number 4 and again I'm stumped. I'm guessing I need to replace the 2.6.xx.xx with my kernel version number, right?...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need help installing from a tar.gz

    I found it here:

    http://www.broadcom.com/support/802.11/linux_sta.php

    I downloaded the 64 bit version (64 bit version of Hardy is installed).

    Thanks
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need help installing from a tar.gz

    Hi tuxxy,

    I created a folder called wireless on my desktop and that's where I unzipped the files to. I navigated to that folder in terminal, and when I type
    ls I get three files: lib, src, and...
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    [ubuntu] Need help installing from a tar.gz

    Hello all,

    I am sorry to have to ask such a newbie question but I am flummoxed. I have a fresh install of Hardy on my new Dell Studio but unfortunately it installed without the wireless drivers (a...
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    Re: neat projector for gaming

    I've actually read up on the Lumenlab projectors, specifically their DIY Projector. Engadget.com actually made one from the plans and it works pretty well, and they spent something like $800 out of...
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    Saw this at Fry's...

    There is a software package for sale at Fry's that has this printed on the box: "Play Windows games in Linux!" or something pretty close to that. I can't remember the name of the program and a quick...
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    Re: Quak3 4 H3lp!

    How do you launch it? I use sudo quake4 because otherwise it won't run... maybe your permissions are screwy, not letting quake write new settings for itself? I dunno, just throwing out ideas...
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    Re: A Benchmark Tool

    Can you all please list the resolution you tried this on? I entered 1280 x 1024 in order to fullscreen my LCD. Here's my results (fps bolded):

    2 7900GT's in SLI
    C2D 6600
    2gb 800MHz DDR2
    ...
  16. Re: BENCHMARKS - glxgears FPS scores, just for fun

    Here's something interesting.. glxgears on top with beryl running:

    95257 frames in 5.0 seconds = 19051.396 FPS
    90247 frames in 5.0 seconds = 18037.572 FPS
    88743 frames in 5.0 seconds = 17728.541...
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    Re: How to Install Quake 4 and Doom 3???

    not in this case I think. There is only one serial that I can find.

    Back to my question, this is what I get when I double click the .run file:

    Could not open the file...
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    Re: How to Install Quake 4 and Doom 3???

    Maybe I should explain a little more. I'm hoping the OP got his problem resolved, I know I sort of drug up this thread from the depths of time. :)

    I know the ID released a linux installed, but...
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    Re: How to Install Quake 4 and Doom 3???

    Here's a quick one: When I double click the Setup file, it gets to the point where I have to put in a serial number. I put in the number on the back of the game manual, and then it says something...
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    Re: Howto: Compile Wine for Eve (from source)

    Thanks for trying, but still no joy.

    root@ubuntu-leet:~/.wine/drive_c/Program Files/CCP/EVE# wine eve.exe
    fixme:process:IsWow64Process (0xffffffff 0x33fc34) stub!...
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    Re: UbuntuGaming Reborn

    oops, I think I broke it. I just registered and was browsing the games forum when poof! time out. Oh well, looks good from the brief time I saw it :)
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    Re: Howto: Compile Wine for Eve (from source)

    Hmm? No I didn't.. do I need to? I followed the directions and I get the splash screen for about a minute but then it disappears...

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    I did apt-get install build-essential and it installed....
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    Re: Howto: Compile Wine for Eve (from source)

    NM figured it out.

    apt-get install flex

    and then it wanted somethins calle "bison"
    so...

    apt-get install bison

    and bada-bing! On to make depend && make. :)
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    Re: Howto: Compile Wine for Eve (from source)

    I get to this part

    ./configure CFLAGS=-fno-stack-protector

    and then I get this error:

    no suitable lex found. Please install the 'flex' package.

    Please help?
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    Re: eve-online on ubuntu

    There's been some question as to how to get Eve to work with linux, specifically Ubuntu Edgy.

    If anyone has any luck, can you please post here what you did? Thanks!
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