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by ThePreacher
Wed Jul 23, 2003 3:39 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: Need dns help.
Replies: 1
Views: 2089

Need dns help.

Ive just done a clean install of Mandrak 9.1 on my 2.2ghz PC, and I want to make it my new primary dns server and webserver for my site. Once again I ask for help with the configuration since I suck at BIND. This time however Im starting with a clean slate. The domain name is still badconnections.ne...
by ThePreacher
Sat Jul 05, 2003 1:35 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Creating a Link
Replies: 4
Views: 3126

Ok, well how do you browse to a directory from the linux command line that has a "space" in it. The directory is the "Program Files" directory for wineX. I get this when I try [root@hackthiscomputer c_drive]# ls -al total 24 drwxr-xr-x 6 root root 4096 Jul 5 11:35 ./ drwxr-xr-x 6 root root 4096 Jul ...
by ThePreacher
Fri Jul 04, 2003 1:50 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Creating a Link
Replies: 4
Views: 3126

Creating a Link

Here is a question that I need help with. I installed winex 3.1 recently and was able to get the games I wanted to play, SimCity4 , to work just fine. The problem lies in the fact of where it is installed. It is installed in the /root user directory under /root/.transgaming/c_drive/Program Files/Max...
by ThePreacher
Sun Jun 29, 2003 2:13 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: You think Linux is not game worthy?
Replies: 3
Views: 1494

Well if you dont like live CD's, you can download Enemy Territory as a free stand alone product for windows or linux (sorry mac guys). Here is a nice screenshot.

http://hackthiscomputer.cjb.net/et.png
by ThePreacher
Mon Jun 16, 2003 4:19 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Blasted Storms, cheap crappy computer
Replies: 6
Views: 1944

Wow you have a Windows .NET Server? Maybe you shouldnt show everyone this embarrassing fact.
by ThePreacher
Thu Jun 05, 2003 7:36 pm
Forum: Gentoo
Topic: Gentoo Games
Replies: 3
Views: 8019

Gentoo Games

Im writing this from the Gentoo/America's Army bootable distro. If you dont know about it, it is a linux version of America's Army, which is a First Person Shooter developed by the US military for training purposes. The best part about the game is its price $0. Its not only the game, but a pretty fu...
by ThePreacher
Wed Jun 04, 2003 1:05 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Sound Issues
Replies: 3
Views: 2396

After weeks of being confused I removed the sound module and reinserted it, and found that sound in both games worked.
by ThePreacher
Wed Jun 04, 2003 12:44 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Linux, DVD regions, OGLE
Replies: 2
Views: 2148

I have heard something about computer dvd burners being hard coded to only allow region changes so many times before they are permanantly set. You might want to check into this first.
by ThePreacher
Sun Jun 01, 2003 6:19 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Gkrellm
Replies: 5
Views: 1776

Maybe the rpm version I downloaded doesnt have it, because i dont see it either.
by ThePreacher
Fri May 30, 2003 6:14 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Linux Does have Games!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 5843

As if the news for linux gamers wasnt good enough, here is even better news. RTCW: Enemy Territory has been completed and released in its final version. Its pretty good too. Check out http://games.activision.com/games/wolfenstein/index.asp?section=et By the way for those who dont know it is 100% fre...
by ThePreacher
Fri May 30, 2003 6:07 am
Forum: Applications
Topic: Sound Issues
Replies: 3
Views: 2396

Sound Issues

Im having trouble with the sound on a couple of games (rtcw and enemy territory). The errors tell me this. ------- sound initialization ------- /dev/dsp: Device or resource busy Could not open /dev/dsp What command would I type to find out which applications are using /dev/dsp ? I had a problem with...
by ThePreacher
Fri May 30, 2003 4:17 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: How did you get here?
Replies: 24
Views: 6316

Well I was directed here by that site too, but I also saw a link to that site by one of Void's postings on Linux Today.
by ThePreacher
Wed May 28, 2003 7:39 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Linux Does have Games!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 5843

Linux Does have Games!!!

Good news is in the air in concern to linux games. First of all there is planeshift. It is a MMORPG and should help fill the void us linux gamers feel without Everquest. http://sourceforge.net/projects/planeshift/ The next good news is Cube. http://wouter.fov120.com/cube/ This is a fps that was writ...
by ThePreacher
Thu May 22, 2003 3:05 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: Webmaster Help needed!!
Replies: 9
Views: 4817

I assume that I must change my host server information before my site will be visible to the internet again. Otherwise I followed your directions and within 72 hours I should know whether everything is working. By the way my secondary dns server is down, so I pointed ns2.badconnections.net at 65.28....
by ThePreacher
Thu May 22, 2003 2:19 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Webmaster Help Needed.
Replies: 3
Views: 1594

I apologize, thank you for the help.