If you are having problems with Skype shitting audio on Ubuntu there is a fix. You have to modify the file /etc/pulse/default.pa Replace the line: load-module module-udev-detect with load-module module-udev-detect tsched=0
After updating to xorg-edgers, i lost the trackpoint scrolling feature. So I went into /etc/X11/xorg.conf and added this:
Identifier "Trackpoint Wheel Emulation"
MatchProduct "TPPS/2 IBM TrackPoint|DualPoint Stick|Synaptics Inc. Composite TouchPad / TrackPoint|ThinkPad USB Keyboard with TrackPoint|USB Trackpoint pointing device|Composite TouchPad / TrackPoint"
Option "EmulateWheel" "true"
Option "EmulateWheelButton" "2"
Option "Emulate3Buttons" "false"
Option "XAxisMapping" "6 7"
Option "YAxisMapping" "4 5"
And bang, it worked again. Magic.
With new Haswell ultrabooks just around the corner I really have my doubts how good GUI scaling will work on GNOME / KDE / Everyone else. Acer Aspire S7 has a 2560×1440 panel, Fujitsu Lifebook UH 90/L sports A MASSIVE 3200×1800 panel. The new ultrabooks are starting to look very nice, but it won’t help […]
To my suprise iRedMail works quite well on the Debian VPS from WeLoveServers. Haven’t really tested if the spam filter works.
The next time you want a decent linux mailsolution, use iRedMail on the distro you want.
Unigine benchmark results Unigine Heaven Benchmark 4.0 FPS: 39.1 Score: 985 Min FPS: 7.5 Max FPS: 100.4 System Platform: Linux 3.8.0-18-generic x86_64 CPU model: AMD FX(tm)-8320 Eight-Core Processor (3515MHz) x8 GPU model: GeForce GTX 670 PCI Express 313.30 (2048MB) x1 Settings Render: OpenGL Mode: 1920×1080 fullscreen Preset Custom Quality Ultra Tessellation: Extreme Powered by UNIGINE […]
This is quick set up guide to control your laptop’s fan speed running Ubuntu Linux. by Kristian Holsheimer, January 2013 This is essentially a translated version of this guide, which was written in German. Before you go on, I would like to make clear that I will not be held accountable for any damage to your machine […]
First, if your computer may not even boot because of the Nvidia graphics card, hold both shift buttons at boot select the first kernel named “ubuntu” press e to edit move down to the “linux” line add “noapic” at the end of the line press F10 to boot Now it will boot, we hope. Now […]
Note to self: Use MOSH when on hurtigrute this xmas.http://mosh.mit.edu
Come on come one! I want beta now! :O