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by cdhgold
Fri May 29, 2009 1:32 pm
Forum: Fedora/Red Hat
Topic: gnome desktop /kde screensavers
Replies: 1
Views: 4328

gnome desktop /kde screensavers

I'm running fedora 10 with gnome as primary desktop cause kde4.x sucks . however I do like the kde screen savers better .. how can I get the lock screen under system to trigger the kde screensavers instead of the gnome ones .. i know i could just choose the kde screensavers and use the lock screen f...
by cdhgold
Fri May 01, 2009 8:53 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: got to meet richard stallman
Replies: 4
Views: 6101

pics of the visit .. I'm in 2 of them

http://xcssa.org/photos/2009-04_STALLMAN/
by cdhgold
Fri Apr 24, 2009 11:58 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: got to meet richard stallman
Replies: 4
Views: 6101

got to meet richard stallman

He came to my workplace to do autograph / meet & greet session while in town for another appearance.

got to shake his hand and get an autograph

not much to speak of but figured this crowd would appreciate it
by cdhgold
Mon Apr 13, 2009 8:23 am
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: updates gone wrong
Replies: 8
Views: 10117

my primary desktop at home is now fedora 10 and gnome ..may consider moving back to fedora at work eve n put fedora on test hdd but it is not likely my video config so far .. still testing when i have time
by cdhgold
Mon Mar 30, 2009 8:11 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: in need of Open WRT wisdom
Replies: 5
Views: 5806

at work now so do not have access to it but yes teh webinterface is loaded .. I know it is providing dns resolution for web but what i meant is can it do a local dsn zone for my lan .. first quick glance didn't see that option
by cdhgold
Sat Mar 28, 2009 1:50 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: in need of Open WRT wisdom
Replies: 5
Views: 5806

nah just looking to get a few more bars at other end of house .. seperate question ..can it runs a DNS server?
by cdhgold
Fri Mar 27, 2009 11:55 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: in need of Open WRT wisdom
Replies: 5
Views: 5806

in need of Open WRT wisdom

i just got a linksys wireless router with OpenWrt already on it . I have been told there are settings in it that can modified to get higher wireless signal strength .. can someone point me in the right direction on how to make the most of this device.. my LAN does not require a DMZ as all my hosting...
by cdhgold
Tue Mar 10, 2009 4:27 pm
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: updates gone wrong
Replies: 8
Views: 10117

Also it seems weird to me that you would use ubuntu and install kde from a third party source while there is kubuntu ....
method to my madness was that i do not trust KDE4 yet and was still using KDE3
by cdhgold
Tue Mar 10, 2009 3:25 pm
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: updates gone wrong
Replies: 8
Views: 10117

i did but since i posted this a new round of updates resolved the problem all is well
by cdhgold
Mon Mar 09, 2009 8:20 am
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: updates gone wrong
Replies: 8
Views: 10117

i installed kde3 from here
i do not mind removing kio-umountwrapper-kde3 but it won't remove so it can be udpated
by cdhgold
Fri Mar 06, 2009 12:31 pm
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: updates gone wrong
Replies: 8
Views: 10117

updates gone wrong

I'm running ubuntu 8.10 with the kde3 packages installed from a 3rd party repo among todays bath of updates there is one for kio-umountwrapper-kde3 this is from my /var/log/apt/term.log when it tries to update it Log started: 2009-03-06 12:24:40 (Reading database ... 221174 files and directories cur...
by cdhgold
Mon Jan 19, 2009 7:37 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: MP3 Player suggestions wanted
Replies: 22
Views: 23086

UPDATE: the sansa fuze is working great ..wife loves it .. and it works flawlessly with rhythmbox .. shows up as SANSA FUZE and just drag and drop to it like any other usb device .. even did a rsync to populate it
by cdhgold
Thu Dec 25, 2008 8:11 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: safe free mp3s
Replies: 1
Views: 2480

safe free mp3s

my wife got a mp3 player for Christmas .. her laptop runs ubuntu .. she has a windoze desktop .. need suggestions for how she can download mp3s for free without using limewire on windoze ,, any ideas?
by cdhgold
Wed Dec 10, 2008 4:23 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: MP3 Player suggestions wanted
Replies: 22
Views: 23086

just ordered it from web about 10 minutes before posting will let you know how it goes she uses ubuntu
by cdhgold
Wed Dec 10, 2008 3:26 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: MP3 Player suggestions wanted
Replies: 22
Views: 23086

i finally re-visited this decision now that my wife has been recently converted to a linux user asked for a mp3 player for Christmas after much research went with the SanDisk 8GB Sansa Fuze MP3 Player just FYI follow up