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by Pranaone
Fri Feb 04, 2011 6:50 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: No 3D rendering for Intel 865g under LMDE (SOLVED)
Replies: 23
Views: 12505

Re: No 3D rendering for Intel 865g under LMDE (Solved on my

Actually i got it to work, by trial and error. Mostly desperation made me do silly things that i rather not reveal, cause it may set a bad example for new comers. Anyways; under xorg.conf after i enabled option 'Legacy3D' i got back my 3d acceleration. Didnt bother adding dri/glx because they load a...
by Pranaone
Thu Feb 03, 2011 1:08 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: THEMES
Replies: 1
Views: 258

Re: THEMES

here is a nice howto for ubuntu,since mint is based on ubuntu you won't have any trouble: http://www.webupd8.org/2010/09/make-ubu ... sx-in.html

enjoy.
by Pranaone
Thu Feb 03, 2011 1:03 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: software manager wont open????? helena 8 xcfe
Replies: 1
Views: 268

Re: software manager wont open????? helena 8 xcfe

Try downloading a newer version of mint, and see if it fixes the issue. Helena is quite old imho. :)
by Pranaone
Thu Feb 03, 2011 12:58 pm
Forum: Italiano (Italian)
Topic: Configurare Creative X-Fi Xtreme audio
Replies: 2
Views: 1472

Re: Configurare Creative X-Fi Xtreme audio

in the terminal type 'alsamixer' you will get a nice graphical mixer within the terminal itself, tune it to your preference.
by Pranaone
Thu Feb 03, 2011 12:53 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cheese in black and white
Replies: 2
Views: 355

Re: Cheese in black and white

check whether you have accidently switched on effects.
by Pranaone
Thu Feb 03, 2011 12:41 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: thinking of switching to opensuse
Replies: 25
Views: 1590

Re: thinking of switching to opensuse

The best thing in opensuse imho is the YaSt tools, i simply love how you can easily tweak kernal settings. But i really hate the awkard menu in the gnome version. Mint menu beats it hands tied..hehe
by Pranaone
Thu Feb 03, 2011 12:25 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Debian splits "free" from "non-free bits"
Replies: 4
Views: 1160

Re: Debian splits "free" from "non-free bits"

I can totally relate to user 'psych1610'.I like 'free' open source apps, because i love reading the source code in them.but i use some non free things like oracle/sun java plugin and ati prop drivers for compatibility sake and performance.
by Pranaone
Thu Feb 03, 2011 11:26 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: No 3D rendering for Intel 865g under LMDE (SOLVED)
Replies: 23
Views: 12505

Re: No 3D rendering for Intel 865g under LMDE (Solved on my

since the day I installed lmde on my machine,I suffered with the absence of 3d rendering,I could've switch back to my old distro (ubuntu maverick) but i just didn't want to give up without a fight,in the end i'm 'victouriously' running compiz and some 3d games on my crappy intel gpu. I'm just a pers...
by Pranaone
Thu Feb 03, 2011 10:56 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: No 3D rendering for Intel 865g under LMDE (SOLVED)
Replies: 23
Views: 12505

Re: No 3D rendering for Intel 865g under LMDE

I've was mad at the community for not answering my post, took a few days to realize that i shouldn't be so childish and selfish to expect people to help me,people here are doing a voluntary service during their free time,they don't really have to be here to help out noobs, but their good-hearted eno...
by Pranaone
Wed Feb 02, 2011 9:18 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: No 3D rendering for Intel 865g under LMDE (SOLVED)
Replies: 23
Views: 12505

Re: No 3D rendering for Intel 865g under LMDE

wow still unanswered.. Feeling alienated..
by Pranaone
Sat Jan 22, 2011 12:08 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: has debian mint dropped support for old intel graphic cards?
Replies: 4
Views: 541

Re: has debian mint dropped support for old intel graphic ca

Habitual wrote:There is no such thing as "debian mint".
It's LMDE
True, but i like to call it that way. Currently that is not my problem, i need to enable 3d rendering on my gpu, can you help me out.
by Pranaone
Sat Jan 22, 2011 11:51 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: use custom themes for gdm in mint 10
Replies: 2
Views: 346

Re: use custom themes for gdm in mint 10

what a waste.. I really like that theme.. Anyway thanks.
by Pranaone
Sat Jan 22, 2011 9:08 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: has debian mint dropped support for old intel graphic cards?
Replies: 4
Views: 541

has debian mint dropped support for old intel graphic cards?

Has debian mint dropped support for old intel agp based graphic cards? Because I don't seem able to get 3d rendering working on my intel 865g card under lmde.Please refer this post for more info and help me out if possible: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=141&t=64513
thanks in advance.
by Pranaone
Sat Jan 22, 2011 8:37 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: use custom themes for gdm in mint 10
Replies: 2
Views: 346

use custom themes for gdm in mint 10

I just downloaded a gnome login theme from gnome-looks here is the link: http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Blue+ambience?content=120449 But can't seem to get it to install,I've already tried gdm2setup,it just gives me a preset no. of themes but can't use the one i've downloaded. Ubuntu-tweak do...
by Pranaone
Sat Jan 22, 2011 8:11 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [solved] opendns: how to set it up?
Replies: 8
Views: 893

Re: [solved] opendns: how to set it up?

opendns does do wonder's i notice aprox 30% increase in my surf speed. But it will differ due to above stated reasons.
by Pranaone
Sat Jan 22, 2011 8:06 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: help with duke nukem 3d
Replies: 3
Views: 617

Re: help with duke nukem 3d

please confirm if it worked. I also like to play it.
by Pranaone
Sat Jan 22, 2011 3:58 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Trouble Booting into lmde (solved)
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: Trouble Booting into lmde

Habitual wrote:boot from LiveCD/media

run gparted
select appropriate sdX where X is your bootable LMDE drive.
Right mouse click on partition and use Check.

Let us know...
Thanks but i backed my file to an external drive and reinstalled Lmde.
by Pranaone
Fri Jan 21, 2011 1:17 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: cheese freezes when trying to record video
Replies: 8
Views: 1459

Re: cheese freezes when trying to record video

yes you have to add it.
by Pranaone
Fri Jan 21, 2011 12:34 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Trouble Booting into lmde (solved)
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: Trouble Booting into lmde

I have LMDE on a usb drive as well. I've undone all changes use it, but still the problem persist. I have to find a way to update initramfs somehow, to make it register the changes but don't how.
by Pranaone
Fri Jan 21, 2011 11:24 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to make Bootable USB Pendrive for mint 10
Replies: 20
Views: 4686

Re: How to make Bootable USB Pendrive for mint 10

I never knew of multisystem. Thanks for the info!

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