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by NiksaVel
Tue Jan 01, 2008 11:51 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

I'm almost afraid to say it, but it seems I MAY have solved the problem... I've done two things: disable DMA on the DVD ROM drive (which I don't even use anyway)... and install the dvdrtools package and after that it seems the problems went away...
by NiksaVel
Tue Jan 01, 2008 11:47 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: mintArt site redesign
Replies: 8
Views: 1864

Re: mintArt site redesign

I really don't think that it is an option for the moment as the sites use completely different bases...
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 6:31 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

thanks a lot! I also saw some posts about this TAO, DAO modes, but when I try to select burning mode, I only get offered one option, and that's auto! :(

I'll try the temp folder idea...
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 4:01 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

okay... I turned dma back on just for the burner and got my regular burning speed of approx. 8x managed to burn the second disk in a row.. here is the end of k3b log: [mkisofs] 99.93% done, estimate finish Sun Dec 30 20:36:50 2007 [mkisofs] 99.95% done, estimate finish Sun Dec 30 20:36:51 2007 [mkis...
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 3:30 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

Okay... maybe... just MAYBE I may be on to something... this is the end of the k3b log file while burning with DMA on: 99.96% done, estimate finish Sun Dec 30 17:25:19 2007 99.98% done, estimate finish Sun Dec 30 17:25:19 2007 Total translation table size: 0 Total rockridge attributes bytes: 2667 To...
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 2:49 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

here is the last log: [System] K3b Version: 1.0.3 [System] KDE Version: 3.5.8 [System] QT Version: 3.3.7 [System] Kernel: 2.6.22-14-generic [Devices] HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR8164B 0L06 (/dev/hdb, ) [CD-ROM, DVD-ROM] [DVD-ROM, CD-ROM] [None] [Devices] LITE-ON DVDRW LH-20A1P KL05 (/dev/hdc, ) [CD-R, CD-RW...
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 2:27 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Tasty Menu popup?
Replies: 6
Views: 1304

Re: Tasty Menu popup?

lol... I don't have "Notify recently installed applications"

only general behaviour and search field behaviour and it ain't there :(
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 2:09 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

and here is the debug info from k3b from the first (succesfull) burn... System ----------------------- K3b Version: 1.0.3 KDE Version: 3.5.8 QT Version: 3.3.7 Kernel: 2.6.22-14-generic Devices ----------------------- HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR8164B 0L06 (/dev/hdb, ) [CD-ROM, DVD-ROM] [DVD-ROM, CD-ROM] [No...
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 1:59 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

No, I was mistaken, I have the HDD as primary master, and dvd reader as primary slave.

DVD rw drive that I use is secondary master...


I am really getting helpless here... PLEASE HELP ME!!!!
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 1:56 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

if you have your burner and your hard disc on the same ide channel, (if you are using IDE) it can cause problems in Linux as a matter of fact yes they are on the same channel... I'm shutting it down to change immediatelly... what kind of problems can it cause? I've never heard of something like tha...
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 9:02 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: How to configure compiz?
Replies: 3
Views: 1440

How to configure compiz?

Hey all,

I just switched to daryna kde beta after using gnome for some time... in gnome I had the "special effects" tab under desktop settings where I easily turned compiz on and off... how do I do this under KDE?
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 30, 2007 8:41 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Tasty Menu popup?
Replies: 6
Views: 1304

Re: Tasty Menu popup?

please do post a reply if you find a solution :)
by NiksaVel
Sat Dec 29, 2007 10:14 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

hi...

I've tried k3b (my prefered prog) and gnomebaker with same results...

it's a completely fresh install of regular gnome daryna... new home and all...


I've just installed KDE edition I'll see if it makes a difference...
by NiksaVel
Sat Dec 29, 2007 5:14 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

this is still a MAJOR problem for me... considering downgrading back to celena... maybe that could help.. doesn't any1 have any suggestions here? A friend of mine suggested that this might be a problem with DMA turned on... not really sure about that... any comments? What I noticed so far is that: a...
by NiksaVel
Fri Dec 28, 2007 7:18 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

Here's a little update... I've tried burning a disk with system monitor opened... it froze again and what I saw is two processes exchange all the time with 90+% CPU: growisofs hald addon stor after exchanging for some time as the busiest process, they settled at 46% CPU each. does this help at all?
by NiksaVel
Thu Dec 27, 2007 7:50 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Burning disks seems to freeze daryna
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Burning disks seems to freeze daryna

Hey all, some1 pls help me out... I've never experienced a problem like this b4... I have pulled myself together a new comp made of old parts which seems to work perfectly with mint, but I have only one problem... when I attempt to burn a dvd, approx. once in 3 burns, the system hangs right after it...
by NiksaVel
Mon Dec 24, 2007 8:16 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Print test page
Replies: 1
Views: 1042

Print test page

Hi,

don't know if any1 already pointed this out, but still I wanted to mention that printing a test page gives you a big ubuntu logo - this should be replaced with our own :)
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 23, 2007 7:08 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 30
Views: 9965

Re: Merry Christmas

happy holidays everyone :D
by NiksaVel
Sun Dec 23, 2007 12:02 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Monitor standby going on and off repeatedly
Replies: 2
Views: 1012

Re: Monitor standby going on and off repeatedly

no... no harware error I'm afraid :) works just fine under windoze... :/
by NiksaVel
Sat Dec 22, 2007 4:46 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: start page request
Replies: 1
Views: 1191

start page request

Hi all, I have a little start page request... when I am making a search originating from http://www.linuxmint.com/start upon getting results I am missing the line with: Web Images Photos etc.. (as alternative modes of search) which is displayed at the top wether making a search from http://www.googl...

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