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by Duo Maxwell
Tue Feb 08, 2011 2:54 pm
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: Debian 6.0 "Squeeze" released
Replies: 4
Views: 5680

Re: Debian 6.0 "Squeeze" released

I was waiting for this to give it a spin on my ancient PowerMac G4 Quicksilver, having issues like no control lick with tis damn single button mouse and I can't get sound to work. Remind me again why they pulled Pidgin in favor of the useless Empathy chat client? Also, why won't it let me remove emp...
by Duo Maxwell
Sat Jan 29, 2011 12:13 pm
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: Weird USB IDE controller issues...
Replies: 3
Views: 5701

Re: Weird USB IDE controller issues...

Ubuntu 10.10 with the backports and proposed repos, checked for gnome-volume-manager but all that came up in synaptic where halevt and awn-applets-python-core. If I create a folder in /media called cdrom I can see the disc in /media and on the desktop and side bar, but no app will direct to it to pl...
by Duo Maxwell
Sat Jan 29, 2011 3:33 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Ubuntu destroyed my youth.
Replies: 11
Views: 9131

Re: Ubuntu destroyed my youth.

So, the basement dwellers are still around I see. Afraid their defining trait is no longer going to be so defining, that it'll become uncool because it's become popular. Just like how bands suck once they've pressed an album. Nobody wants to remember 60,000 commands and variables to run everything f...
by Duo Maxwell
Sat Jan 29, 2011 3:02 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: 1280x720 Tablets?
Replies: 1
Views: 3969

1280x720 Tablets?

Anyone know of any decent tablets coming out based around the dual core ARM chips or the AMD Ontario series chips? I'm looking for something around 1280x720 res like what that Nvidia Tegra2 based HTC tablet is supposed to have, but I don't want it to be tied to a phone network. OSS drivers for all h...
by Duo Maxwell
Sat Jan 29, 2011 2:51 am
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: Weird USB IDE controller issues...
Replies: 3
Views: 5701

Weird USB IDE controller issues...

What up all? Been a long time, got a problem maybe you can decipher: USB DVD drive, refused to do anything but see the drive till I added /dev/sr0 to /etc/fstab now though I still can't get the DVD to show up in Nautilus anywhere, but I can play it by opening /dev/sr0 in VLC, would like to not have ...
by Duo Maxwell
Mon Oct 23, 2006 9:36 am
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: [Ubuntu] Clone drive?
Replies: 4
Views: 6207

[Ubuntu] Clone drive?

What up? I'm trying to clone over to a bigger HD my entire install, files and all. Tried booting off a live CD and using GParted to clone the main install partition. But every time I try to copy it over it errors out, it doesn't show me what the error is either so thats a dry hole... System is a Sem...
by Duo Maxwell
Fri Jul 22, 2005 9:18 pm
Forum: Mandriva Linux (formerly Mandrake Linux)
Topic: PPC Mandrake?
Replies: 0
Views: 5614

PPC Mandrake?

I see 9.1 Official on Linux Iso but I remember reading about an unofficial port of 10 for PPC. Know where I can get it?