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  1. Re: [HOW-TO] Make a movie preview with frames from the movie

    Many thanks for this great how to. This is a handy little script that works fine for me (2.6.20-15-generic on i686)

    The How to is explicit enough for me ;)
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    Re: How To: Tweak Linux for broadband

    I did the tips that Posh suggested in his link and it has made a noticable difference for me. I am using 2.6.20-15 on i686. Afterwards I also started using OpenDNS' servers and now I am flying along...
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    Re: HOWTO: Gspot Equivalent on Linux

    Brilliant I was also looking for such a program. Works well for me on 2.6.20-15 on i686. Gives a lot more info than 'file'

    Hope to help in generating interest ;)
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    Re: How To Display WAN IP In Conky

    Cheers for the tip. Conky is quite fun to play around with.
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    Re: HowTo: Conky hddtemp

    Awesome, cheers for helping my understanding to increase. I now have done some more fiddling and my Conky looks great. It is just something small but I know more now :) thanks to all who helped me...
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    Re: HowTo: Conky hddtemp

    Sweet, thanks for the advice I tried to enable XFT and it worked but the text became too large and went off the edge of the screen. Any suggestions as to how to reduce the size of text when XFT is...
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    Re: HowTo: Conky hddtemp

    I get a symbol more or less like this one , sorry I don't know the name for it.

    Eg: Mashita 80Gb HDD:°C

    It is just a little thing but I am curious as to why it appears and if I can do...
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    Re: opera for forum, problems!!!

    Just thought I'd test out your answer and it works! Cheers that was really getting to me.


    For

    Opera 9.20 Build 638

    Tools > Preferences > Web Pages > Fit to Width
  9. Re: HOWTO: Compile latest k9copy 1.1.1-3 from source on Feisty

    Cheers, yes I had the beta1 package installed and it was not removing via apt-get but synaptic worked a treat. I will try it out to see if it hangs for me too.

    Derek
  10. Re: How to install sylpheed, one of the best desktop email clients for Linux

    Legend, thankyou so much for this how to. I can confirm it works for me Feisty Fawn running on a Compaq laptop. I will look into the great plugins soon I think but setup is really easy and yiu are...
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    Re: HowTo: Conky hddtemp

    Big ups for this how to! I did a bit of playing around and got it working (more by luck than knowledge) just one question I am trying to be fancy and put the degrees symbol into Conky (i.e 34C but...
  12. Re: Opera: Secure your google apps connections

    Sorry I am a bit of a n00b but I use Opera as my browser of choice. How do you use the greasemonkey script? Opera's User JS is in


    Tools > Preferences > Advanced > Content > JavaScript Options ...
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    Re: HOWTO: TI SD Card Reader *FEISTY SUPPORTED*

    Brilliant! Worked a treat for me. i had to reboot before it recognised the card.

    I am using a Compaq Presario B1800 with an integrated TI card reader.

    One thing: The MMC card shows up on my...
  14. Re: HOWTO: Compile latest k9copy 1.1.1-3 from source on Feisty

    Followed the instructions from source and got this error:


    $ sudo dpkg -i k9copy-1.1.1_3-1_i386.deb
    (Reading database ... 186836 files and directories currently installed.)
    Unpacking...
  15. Poll: Re: What country are you from? | Say something about your country

    Kia ora, I am from New Zealand.

    Beautiful country I love it here. \\:D/

    Ubuntu Shipit CDs don't take as long as I thought they would to arrive here, only two weeks or so.
  16. Re: Picking the Kernel thats Right for You (Possible Speed Increase)

    Many thanks,

    I have an Intel Centrino (Compaq Presario B1800) and installed the linux-686 package, nothing appeared when I rebooted and entered the Grub menu.

    I just read the post explaining...
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