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by katasuka
Sun Sep 23, 2007 1:28 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Firefox widgets - obsolete with Firefox 3
Replies: 26
Views: 16690

i am using firefox widgets. it installed easy and does make various things easier on the eyes.
by katasuka
Sun Sep 23, 2007 1:12 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint Case Badges
Replies: 62
Views: 14034

ok i added the new designs by merlwiz79 and calumc.

i added a $1 mark-up and noted why.

with it 1in x 2in only 4 badges fit, however it is unlikely that one person would need more than four anyway, lol.
by katasuka
Sun Sep 23, 2007 12:30 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint Case Badges
Replies: 62
Views: 14034

i think merlwiz79 should do a badge like his avatar

http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1201/529 ... 3504_o.png
by katasuka
Sat Sep 22, 2007 3:16 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Vista has "funny" problems
Replies: 12
Views: 2711

That's what my son thinks too - but like me he's a computer geek so he plays around with it - and ther are a few things in the courses he takes that needs the latest office Sad (is it called 2007?) i think anyone who pays to take computer related classes should demand that their class be cross OS c...
by katasuka
Sat Sep 22, 2007 12:32 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: T Shirts
Replies: 13
Views: 2411

i have a cafepress account if anyone is willing to send me the high quality logos and graphics. ill post it and do the recommended mark-up and transfer over the profits to linux mint about once a month (or when it gets to $100 whichever comes first). i dont want any money and would be glad to help t...
by katasuka
Sat Sep 22, 2007 12:26 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Vista has "funny" problems
Replies: 12
Views: 2711

i thought xp was bad.... until i used vista. vista is a horrid waste of money. gates should be beat by anyone who wasted their money on vista. i havent used windows on this computer... well... ever. i got this pc from a friend and when i got it, the first thing i did was put in my drive and loaded l...
by katasuka
Sat Sep 22, 2007 11:36 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint Case Badges
Replies: 62
Views: 14034

to make the images at proper size using gimp, make a new image, change the size attributes from pixels to inches, then make the image 1 x 2 and then you will see adavanced options, click it to expand then change the 72dpi to 300dpi and save the finished image as png. heres some screenshots: http://i...
by katasuka
Sat Sep 22, 2007 11:26 am
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Add Firestarter to the Next Version
Replies: 5
Views: 1588

i second having firestarter in the next version by default
by katasuka
Sat Sep 22, 2007 12:42 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Mint Case Badges
Replies: 62
Views: 14034

NOTE: All done, now the stickers come with 6 badges at 1in x 2in.. A note to merlwiz79, if you can provide an image of each badge at 1in x 2in in png format at 300dpi then I will use that. Well, check this out: http://www.cafepress.com/potoflove/3717333 Credits are given and there is no mark-up (aka...
by katasuka
Sat Sep 22, 2007 12:09 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Wow, Linux Mint has come a long way since I last tried it.
Replies: 13
Views: 2510

Wow, Linux Mint has come a long way since I last tried it.

I just tried linux mint after not using it for awhile. ive been using ubuntu and kubuntu. Well i just got through trying the latest test version of kubuntu. i thought it was nice but got tired of all the updates and bugs so decided to try freespire 2 (friend told me to try it) and well, it wouldnt e...
by katasuka
Sat Sep 22, 2007 12:00 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Firefox theme should be green
Replies: 4
Views: 1948

that theme is too green, but i do think there should at least be an option for end users to theme firefox to fit in well with linux mint
by katasuka
Fri Jan 12, 2007 6:39 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Democracy
Replies: 15
Views: 6897

yea i agree that if it got to the point of hundreds of new posts a day in each subforum... a team of people maybe one or two per subforum could read all the posts and help as best they can then compile a weekly report on ideas suggestions etc.. and compile immediate bug reports of which would maybe ...
by katasuka
Fri Jan 12, 2007 6:31 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: madwifi drivers dont work right
Replies: 4
Views: 2401

well if u can get temporary access to the net on the affected machine, u can try to compile the madwifi drivers from source although i wouldnt suggest this unless u know the basics of whats involved. other than that, all i can suggest is to try this in this order after first boot up: sudo modprobe -...
by katasuka
Fri Jan 12, 2007 6:24 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Minimum System Requirements
Replies: 23
Views: 165060

well im not much help but i can say on 450mhz amd k6-2 with 393MB ram gnome is really slow. i seem to have plenty of ram... i average about 150MB of used ram without anything but the distro running. with firefox gaim and the distro i use about 250MB ram. the funny thing it seems is i recently tried ...
by katasuka
Fri Jan 12, 2007 6:15 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Better Boot screens
Replies: 4
Views: 2091

i think grub should be dropped and lilo used instead. in my opinion grub sucks royally, grub doesnt support to my knowledge any decent splash for it. last i heard lilo can support a lot of colors on the splash screen. also there is one nice (in my opoinion) lilo splash of 2 hands one with the linux ...
by katasuka
Mon Jan 08, 2007 8:18 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Ubuntu 7.04
Replies: 3
Views: 1306

the way i see it, sharing of knowledge is better than doing the same thing multiple times. so long as credit is given where credit is due ;)
by katasuka
Mon Jan 08, 2007 1:10 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: GUI Based Installation Utility First Test Version
Replies: 2
Views: 1120

i know zero python, ive tried to learn it but it seems i will never learn python. there is a gui, it is in zenity which is included in gnome. im new to zenity but not new to bash. the script itself does the job very well... however adding a gui is new to me so this is why i asked for help testing to...
by katasuka
Mon Jan 08, 2007 1:05 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Linux Democracy
Replies: 15
Views: 6897

i really like how with linux mint, the devs actually listen to user imput and then uses the user imput to make linux mint better. this to me is the ONLY way to properly enhance and advance a linux distro to becoming a great distro. i also under how not all requests can be done, but if enough people ...
by katasuka
Sat Jan 06, 2007 7:50 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: GUI Based Installation Utility First Test Version
Replies: 2
Views: 1120

GUI Based Installation Utility First Test Version

Greetings, Before I found Linux Mint, I made a console based utility to install "most requested applications" on Ubuntu. Now that I found Linux Mint, I decided to port this utility to Linux Mint. My original script was for Dapper, this new one is for Edgy (Bea). However, I am trying to learn how to ...
by katasuka
Fri Jan 05, 2007 5:51 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Some Probs with installing XFCE4 on Bea
Replies: 4
Views: 2973

well this pc has a 450mhz processor and 393mb ram so compiling xfce4 is not an option for me.

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