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by matthekc
Mon Jun 02, 2008 10:15 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: new xfwm4 theme
Replies: 2
Views: 1173

Re: new xfwm4 theme

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=816629

some more work another theme gtk2 this time... let me know what you think suggestions welcome!!!
by matthekc
Mon Jun 02, 2008 12:26 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: new xfwm4 theme
Replies: 2
Views: 1173

Re: new xfwm4 theme

I have the tar and a screenshot on the Ubuntu forum the screenshot was too big for here or I would add it.
by matthekc
Mon Jun 02, 2008 11:59 am
Forum: Xfce
Topic: new xfwm4 theme
Replies: 2
Views: 1173

new xfwm4 theme

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=816262 <-- file uploaded here

I created a theme for xfwm 4 give it a go let me know what you think
by matthekc
Mon Feb 25, 2008 11:27 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: geforce 440 nvidia driver causes improper display--solved
Replies: 6
Views: 1016

Re: geforce 440 nvidia driver causes improper display

Okay so I went back to 3.1 with drivers that I knew used to work. However now they didn't work properly so I did a search for my make of laptop dell latitude c840 and nvidia and got lucky. I stumbled across a fix that works on the nv forums http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=79650&page...
by matthekc
Sun Feb 24, 2008 11:44 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: geforce 440 nvidia driver causes improper display--solved
Replies: 6
Views: 1016

Re: geforce 440 nvidia driver causes improper display

Okay i'm still playing with it tried envy that was the same. I'm stepping back to mint 3.1 tonight if I can get it working there then that might give a clearer picture whats going on. I suppose I could work it first with the old drivers in the ubuntu 7.04 repo then with the newer one from envy try t...
by matthekc
Sun Feb 24, 2008 9:27 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: geforce 440 nvidia driver causes improper display--solved
Replies: 6
Views: 1016

Re: geforce 440 nvidia driver causes improper display

I made sure I had the right nvidia driver enabling it causes the same effect. I think I mess with it again in mint 5.
by matthekc
Fri Feb 22, 2008 11:04 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: geforce 440 nvidia driver causes improper display--solved
Replies: 6
Views: 1016

geforce 440 nvidia driver causes improper display--solved

I had the nvidia drivers working for me on my 440 geforce on mint 3.1 but I had a broken lcd when I got mint 4 so I didn't set them up. I got a new lcd and tried setting up the drivers but the task bar sits an inch and a half above the screen bottom and the right side of the screen has cool strips. ...
by matthekc
Fri Feb 22, 2008 10:19 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: external drives permissions change themselves
Replies: 3
Views: 578

Re: external drives permissions change themselves

vfat cannot save ANY file permissions (the file system does not support it). so no matter what you set, it will always go back to the default you defined. The default ist set by the fmask and dmask... i am not mistaken, change them fmask=0111 and and dmask=0000 and your permissions should be what yo...
by matthekc
Thu Feb 21, 2008 1:02 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: external drives permissions change themselves
Replies: 3
Views: 578

external drives permissions change themselves

I have an external western digital mybook and the permission keep changing from chmod -r 777 which i do to the drive it seems daily to owner read write only. Is there any security daemon changing my preferred settings?
by matthekc
Mon Oct 29, 2007 3:55 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 4.0 Daryna - BETA 021 is out!
Replies: 67
Views: 22908

myah 2.2 was a slick little distro configured ati 200m when hardly anything did. Congrats on daryna
by matthekc
Mon Feb 26, 2007 6:50 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: evdo u720 broadband cellular ?'s
Replies: 1
Views: 843

i have fiesty herd 4 to play with and i put the device in and it made a ttyusb0 which mean its going to be supported in fiesty/cassandra i just have to be a little patient and sit back 8)
by matthekc
Mon Feb 26, 2007 1:57 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: evdo u720 broadband cellular ?'s
Replies: 1
Views: 843

evdo u720 broadband cellular ?'s

I have spent a little time with the guides for this and the best i can figure out is that i don't have a ttyACM0 or a ttyusb so i need the new airport drivers right? i have those in a text file so now need to uncompress my kernel and once i replace the old with the new recompile, but i need the righ...
by matthekc
Wed Feb 21, 2007 1:54 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: one issue becomes many
Replies: 1
Views: 790

one issue becomes many

all i really want is my ati card 200m to do 3d. to get there im going to have to figure out mintwif or how to get the cellphone internet to work with linux

so i was wondering if an fglrx.deb could find its way to the bianca repo
by matthekc
Wed Feb 21, 2007 12:35 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: ati drivers still trying
Replies: 4
Views: 3372

thankyou i'll try that. can i make backup file for my archives when i apt i'm always screwing things up so i try to keep a backup of files i want to use again

everything looks good with wifi i'll know for sure in 30 min
by matthekc
Wed Feb 21, 2007 2:57 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: ati drivers still trying
Replies: 4
Views: 3372

ati drivers still trying

okay my internet is such
a broadcom card in windows or wifi at a cafe which i havn't tested with mint yet

i have the 8.32.5 run driver for a ati 200m

should i try to install the run driver in some fashion or use a crappy wifi to pull a deb from albertomilone
by matthekc
Tue Feb 20, 2007 11:17 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Bianca is out!
Replies: 89
Views: 52758

bianca is out and it has a permanant home on sda5. I have created sda6 for trying new distros and doing risky things to bianca
by matthekc
Tue Feb 20, 2007 6:57 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: the learning curve
Replies: 1
Views: 1475

the learning curve

i've been using linux for about a year sometime late last month and i've been wondering where am i on the learning curve i can dual boot if i want to do anything from the commandline i grab a guide i don't usually see too many terms that make me run to google anymore i don't compile things am i behi...
by matthekc
Fri Jan 19, 2007 7:19 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: limited internet but i want to try mint. dvd set?
Replies: 5
Views: 1717

so i was reading some more around the forum and from what i gathered this will work for the most part but may have some easy to resolve issues?
by matthekc
Tue Jan 16, 2007 2:09 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: limited internet but i want to try mint. dvd set?
Replies: 5
Views: 1717

I think i found what i was looking for! http://www.thelinuxstore.ca/ they 6.06 6.10 on 6 dvd sets it's 30 bucks but hey i paid more for xandros and got less. They have fedora and linspire dvd sets maybe more i'm happy here is what is included install live dvd, main repo dvd multivers and universe re...
by matthekc
Mon Jan 15, 2007 7:21 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: limited internet but i want to try mint. dvd set?
Replies: 5
Views: 1717

http://blog.entner.net/2006/08/16/make- ... verything/
http://cargol.net/~ramon/ubuntu-dvd-en

i found two guides i hope they help i'd find more but it took several tries to get those up. i hate the ships internet the lxer and google are the only sites that work regularly

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