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by Sanchopinky
Sat Aug 04, 2007 5:08 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Beryl
Replies: 13
Views: 2033

Alright thanks, I looked for some on the Ubuntu forums but I $%#$% my Xorg and I had problems booting.


I guess I'll have to buy a better video card :cry:
by Sanchopinky
Thu Aug 02, 2007 10:29 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Beryl
Replies: 13
Views: 2033

So is there anyway I can get emerald working without really getting the extras from Beryl? :?
by Sanchopinky
Tue Jul 31, 2007 12:18 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Beryl
Replies: 13
Views: 2033

Well I don't really mind not getting the 3D effects I just want to use emerald themes. :lol:
by Sanchopinky
Sun Jul 29, 2007 7:58 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Beryl
Replies: 13
Views: 2033

Compaq Presario SR1936X
by Sanchopinky
Sun Jul 29, 2007 10:46 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Beryl
Replies: 13
Views: 2033

I know this is going to sound dumb, but where do I find that?

Device manager shows a lot of "unknowns"
by Sanchopinky
Sat Jul 28, 2007 9:16 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Beryl
Replies: 13
Views: 2033

Beryl

I've only had a working Beryl once.. once! I want to try the nice good looking themes that Emerald has, but everytime I try to use Beryl as a window manager my screen flicks for a couple of seconds and then I'm back to metacity. Also I've tried a few guides floating around the forums but no luck. Ca...
by Sanchopinky
Fri Jul 27, 2007 4:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: No Internet
Replies: 6
Views: 1116

Guys, great news.. I did some digging on the Ubuntu forums. Someone suggested the problem might be with windows XP since I have dual boot. I went to network settings , configure, and then advanced there is a is an option that powers off the connection after its shut down or when XP decides its not b...
by Sanchopinky
Fri Jul 27, 2007 4:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: No Internet
Replies: 6
Views: 1116

I just got my brand new modem, and it won't detect it either.

any ideas?
by Sanchopinky
Fri Jul 27, 2007 12:53 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: No Internet
Replies: 6
Views: 1116

I tried reseting back to factory defaults and nothing worked. I can't log in to the web interface, not sure if I did it right but I tried several ways. I'm pretty sure I have absolutely no connection to the internet. On network tools it shows (Eth0) that has everything listed as "unavailable&qu...
by Sanchopinky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 10:37 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: No Internet
Replies: 6
Views: 1116

It's still on the default settings.. the reason for the "xxx?!" was because I've only had this problem once, and that was my first time trying linux. Its been close to a year with different distro's and such and it's never happened. My modem was always recognized (westell), and by rebootin...
by Sanchopinky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 9:49 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: No Internet
Replies: 6
Views: 1116

No Internet

Today I reinstalled linux mint because my apt sources thing was corrupted. Well everything had gone well except for the fact that I couldn't access the internet. I installed Ubuntu Feisty Fawn and I had the same problem. I'm back on Mint and it shows no IP address or anything, I have "DHCP"...
by Sanchopinky
Tue Jun 19, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Security Question
Replies: 31
Views: 6299

Sorry to bump this but what about javascript exploits?

Is linux still safe from that?
by Sanchopinky
Sun Jun 17, 2007 9:09 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: constant upgrade packages message
Replies: 8
Views: 2624

I have the same problem with clam av , I've tried all of them but nothing happened, although the moo one was pretty cool. :D
by Sanchopinky
Sat Jun 16, 2007 8:52 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Reset Panel?
Replies: 3
Views: 1113

Hehe, thanks for your help it's just that I had firefox open and had multiple tabs open from this forum. I guess I picked the wrong tab, I'm sorry and really embarrassed. :oops: The problem is worse than I thought... I used the back-up/restore program from Automatix and it seems that programs like L...
by Sanchopinky
Fri Jun 15, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Reset Panel?
Replies: 3
Views: 1113

Reset Panel?

I installed something I had no clue about synaptic, ever since then when I rebooted instead of getting the cassandra loading thing.. I got a blue Gnome splash screen. Also my panel was a small rectangle and everything was gone. I tried setting it as it was before but the placement is all wrong and I...
by Sanchopinky
Tue Jun 05, 2007 10:29 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Security Question
Replies: 31
Views: 6299

Thx guys for your interest I installed clamAV and Firestarter and while I'm running firestarter it says "Detected hit from 192.168.1.42" and the icon starts flashing red. Is this anything to be concerned about? :? nvm I found out it was an online game I play.. http://ip-lookup.net/?62.146....
by Sanchopinky
Fri Jun 01, 2007 7:09 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Security Question
Replies: 31
Views: 6299

Thank you very much, I'll install AVG right away :D
by Sanchopinky
Fri Jun 01, 2007 9:18 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Security Question
Replies: 31
Views: 6299

Security Question

Am I just as vulnerable to go to a questionable website and get my PC taken over or infected as windows? Or have my info keylogged or something? Because I was searching on google and I think some websites didn't have the best intentions for their visitors and now my browser acts froze and crashed 2x
by Sanchopinky
Mon May 28, 2007 11:29 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Howto: Remove Fortune messages in the Terminal
Replies: 91
Views: 61009

What kind of ruthless animal would want them gone? :wink:

I personally love 'em!
by Sanchopinky
Sat May 26, 2007 11:00 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Howto: setting up Beryl on Linux Mint
Replies: 42
Views: 34234

When I go to "Select Window Manager" the screen just flickers a few times and then goes back to Metacity. Can anyone help me?

:?:

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