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by COKEDUDE
Fri Jun 29, 2012 4:15 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: DivX and Codec-V?[SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 5503

Re: DivX and Codec-V?

Its very simple to deal with this. Watch these 2 videos.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F9UOqHSFYlw
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7xZ3Ic7nRIU
by COKEDUDE
Mon Jun 04, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: DVD rom problem..
Replies: 15
Views: 1513

Re: DVD rom problem..

Show us the output of these 2 commands.

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mount|grep ^'/dev'
sudo lshw -C disk
by COKEDUDE
Tue Sep 06, 2011 9:56 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: isadora firefox google search plugin
Replies: 1
Views: 335

isadora firefox google search plugin

Could someone please give me their isadora firefox google search plugin? I prefer this firefox plugin over the one I see on mozdev. The one that came with isadora did a google search that focused on linux stuff. The one on mozdev searches only the linux mint forum. This is where it should be located...
by COKEDUDE
Tue Sep 06, 2011 12:23 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: arp questions
Replies: 4
Views: 486

Re: arp questions

I know you're a big ol' (forum) cross-poster, so I checked your other hang-out unix.com first. (This is why I never answer your posts, personally) http://www.unix.com/unix-advanced-expert-users/166662-arp-questions.html I like getting various perspectives :P. A LOT of times one forum has a better a...
by COKEDUDE
Tue Sep 06, 2011 11:06 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Installing software help
Replies: 2
Views: 496

Re: Installing software help

Found it :). sudo cp -arf /var/lib/dpkg /var/lib/dpkg.backup sudo cp /var/lib/dpkg/status-old /var/lib/dpkg/status sudo cp /var/lib/dpkg/available-old /var/lib/dpkg/available sudo rm -rf /var/lib/dpkg/updates/* sudo rm -rf /var/lib/apt/lists sudo mkdir /var/lib/apt/lists sudo mkdir /var/lib/apt/list...
by COKEDUDE
Tue Sep 06, 2011 10:36 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Installing software help
Replies: 2
Views: 496

Installing software help

What is the command you need to use to be able to find new repositories? ~ $ sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin sun-java6-fonts Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following extra packages will be installed: sun-java6-bin Sugg...
by COKEDUDE
Tue Sep 06, 2011 10:08 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: arp questions
Replies: 4
Views: 486

arp questions

Can someone please explain this output to me. Why doesn't ifconfig show the same info?

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~ $ arp -a
? (10.71.0.1) at 00:1b:21:2b:eb:0c [ether] on eth0
by COKEDUDE
Tue Sep 06, 2011 4:53 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux Wireless card for a laptop
Replies: 3
Views: 651

Re: Linux Wireless card for a laptop

tdockery97 wrote:I would recommend a card with the Atheros chip. It has worked on every distro I have ever tried without having to us ndiswrapper to install a Windows driver.
Could you recommend a card on Amazon, Tiger Direct, or Newegg please? I didn't have much luck searching for one.
by COKEDUDE
Wed Aug 03, 2011 9:56 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Linux Wireless card for a laptop
Replies: 3
Views: 651

Linux Wireless card for a laptop

Could I please get some recommendations for a Linux Wireless card for a laptop that supports 5 ghz?
by COKEDUDE
Thu Jul 07, 2011 11:50 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: shrink image for avatar
Replies: 6
Views: 3348

Re: shrink image for avatar

attached Thx :). Looks great. Strange question. Why does it have a checkerbox background when I view it on my computer, but when I upload it the checkerbox background goes away? Moved here from Wallpapers Thx. I wasn't sure where to put it. this one's 100 x 85 100px.png Thx :). Looks great. lol. Sa...
by COKEDUDE
Thu Jul 07, 2011 9:50 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: shrink image for avatar
Replies: 6
Views: 3348

shrink image for avatar

Can someone good with graphics shrink this image for an avatar? I just noticed my avatar got deleted :(.

Image
by COKEDUDE
Thu Jul 07, 2011 9:35 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: mint 9 default desktop background
Replies: 5
Views: 3761

Re: mint 9 default desktop background

Actually I prefer this one. I like the darker green.

Image

http://www.linux.com/distroblogs/302212 ... ackgrounds
by COKEDUDE
Thu Jul 07, 2011 9:19 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: mint 9 default desktop background
Replies: 5
Views: 3761

Re: mint 9 default desktop background

Pilosopong Tasyo wrote:Use Google's image search. Use the following search term:

linux mint background talento

You'll find the background from there.
Yep :). Thx.

http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1374

Image
by COKEDUDE
Thu Jul 07, 2011 7:38 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: mint 9 default desktop background
Replies: 5
Views: 3761

Re: mint 9 default desktop background

pluraldave wrote:It's in the package mint-backgrounds-isadora.
I'm using fedora right now :(.
by COKEDUDE
Thu Jul 07, 2011 5:04 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: mint 9 default desktop background
Replies: 5
Views: 3761

mint 9 default desktop background

Does anyone have the mint 9 default desktop background? That has been my favorite background and I would like to get it back. This it what it looks like. Unfortunately this has desktop icons on it and vm icons :(. http://i255.removed/albums/hh133/COKEDUDEUSF/linuxmint903.jpg http://linuxsabily.blogs...
by COKEDUDE
Thu Jul 07, 2011 4:56 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: using kde with Katya
Replies: 1
Views: 299

using kde with Katya

Will doing this cause any problems with katya? I would like to have kde as my default desktop.

http://www.psychocats.net/ubuntu/kde
by COKEDUDE
Sat Jun 18, 2011 9:16 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Katya's /etc/gdm/Xsession
Replies: 1
Views: 794

Katya's /etc/gdm/Xsession

Could someone that is using Katya please show me there /etc/gdm/Xsession . I am curious how that file is different from the Isadora one. This what the Isadora one looks like. #!/bin/sh # # This is SORT OF LIKE an X session, but not quite. You get a command as the # first argument (it could be multip...
by COKEDUDE
Sat Jun 18, 2011 2:44 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: change prompt colors based on which shell you are in
Replies: 2
Views: 2507

Re: change prompt colors based on which shell you are in

This does the trick :).

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if [[ ${EUID} == 0 ]] ; then
        # show root@ when we don't have colors
        PS1='\[\033[0;32m\][\u@\h \W]\$\[\033[0m\] '
else
        PS1='\[\033[0;31m\][\u@\h \W]\$\[\033[0m\] '
fi
by COKEDUDE
Sat Jun 18, 2011 1:37 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: change prompt colors based on which shell you are in
Replies: 2
Views: 2507

change prompt colors based on which shell you are in

Could someone please tell me how to change prompt colors based on which shell you are in. I really like how the Mint prompt is green in the regular shell and turns red in the root shell. I am not sure what I am looking for. My guess it it has something to do with /etc/bash.bashrc . Unfortunately I d...

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