Search:

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

Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,246

    Re: OpenGL Shaders causes computer to crash...

    Paste the output from glxinfo in terminal
  2. Replies
    4
    Views
    452

    Re: I am a complete newbie. :(

    Welcome, Swine Flu, to the friendly Ubuntu forums!

    Ahh, Diablo II, I love that old game, and I've played it far too much. It's known to work very well in GNU/Linux.

    First of all, I assume you...
  3. Thread: AMD and Linux?

    by efikkan
    Replies
    22
    Views
    1,353

    Re: AMD and Linux?

    Intel integrated graphics is not a real alternative for gaming. The performance is low, lacking support for modern OpenGL specifications, and the latency to the shared memory is considerably higher...
  4. Thread: AMD and Linux?

    by efikkan
    Replies
    22
    Views
    1,353

    Re: AMD and Linux?

    AMD proprietary drivers do work, and performance has increased a lot over the last few years, but let me put it the other way, why choose AMD over nVidia?

    nVidia offer better performance, full...
  5. Replies
    75
    Views
    15,136

    Re: New Game: OilRush

    It even runs well on my laptop with GeForce 8700M GT, running at 1680x1050 with medium settings and still looks good. So it should be enjoyable on later nVidia chips with the proprietary drivers.
    ...
  6. Replies
    75
    Views
    15,136

    Re: New Game: OilRush

    Are there any plans to provide prepared packages like debs, rpms, etc?
  7. Replies
    1
    Views
    651

    Re: Minecraft help!

    Files are stored in .Minecraft, in your home folder (or wherever you run it from). Press Ctrl + H to show hidden folders in Nautilus.
  8. Replies
    75
    Views
    15,136

    Re: New Game: OilRush

    The game is absolutely worth $20, I suggest you go buy it now and tell your friends!

    It might just be me, but I think the controls in the beta version might need a little tweak.
  9. Re: Is programming in Linux like programming in Windows?

    If the course is a basic introduction to programming then I don't think there will be any emphasis on anything outside ISO C/C++, but maybe some debugging i Visual Studio.

    Code::Blocks is...
  10. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    It's looking good ;)

    I suggest running those games through a terminal window if you don't get any good error messages. Post the errors here.

    You might also try to download the Unigine Heaven...
  11. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    It really does not matter much, but commonly the screws for the motherboard have 'hexagonal head', and the ones for the case (for mounting PSU and brackets) looks the same but slightly larger. The...
  12. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    Are you still having problems with WoW?
  13. Replies
    7
    Views
    730

    Re: What games can my laptop play?

    I recommend OpenTTD and Hedgewars(worms clone), both available in Ubuntu's software center.
  14. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    The first bundle featured penumbra overture with decent graphics, but my ATI card failed to run it :P

    Enemy Territory - Quake Wars is a good game, Doom 3 should give some load for your GPU. I also...
  15. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    Are your problems related to mounting the DVD or the game recognizing the mounted DVD.
  16. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    Have you tried mounting the DVD as explained in Wine's AppDB? (look for 'Installing World of Warcraft in Wine')
  17. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    The open source drivers give a fraction of the performance of the proprietary drivers, especially the nVidia's proprietary got very good performance.

    Games wich does not require decent hardware to...
  18. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    Remember this is a gaming build, the open source drivers are not suitable for gaming.
  19. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    Why are you arguing about graphics card brands? No one offers better or even close to what nVidia offers for GNU/Linux right now, and judging by the fact that AMD has lost two of the most important...
  20. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,315

    Re: nVidia + OpenGL + SDL = Not working D:

    Try running glxgears in terminal and check if it displays any error messages.

    Do you have any non-SDL games? I think the enemy territory quake wars demo does not use SDL.

    You are using the...
  21. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,315

    Re: nVidia + OpenGL + SDL = Not working D:

    Enter glxinfo in terminal and post the output.

    Try reinstalling the proprietary drivers or try a different version.
  22. Replies
    9
    Views
    797

    Re: Which monitor to buy?

    I suggest you buy a screen from Eizo (or Nec). If you want a relatively "cheap" screen and possibly for gaming I suggest Eizo FlexScan S2402WFS wich is one of the best TN-panels available and is not...
  23. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    It doesn't really matter wich distro you use, use your favourite. Ubuntu is fine, just make sure to install the proprietary drivers from nVidia and Wine.

    EVGA GTS 450 is fine.
  24. Replies
    154
    Views
    21,810

    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Gaming PC Build?

    GT 430 is a low end model, I suggest you buy mid range models like GTS 450 or GTX 460, wich offers the most performance for your money.

    I have no idea what you mean. nVidia offers the same...
  25. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,170

    Re: Steel Storm Episode II Christmas Special

    A very good offer. Let's all spread the word.

    Merry Christmas!
Results 1 to 25 of 215
Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4