After trying out the 14.10 Final Beta I came you realize that this release will probably be the most boring Ubuntu release in several years. It is so boring that even the wallpaper remains the same. The Unity desktop environment gets some patches, they bump the package versions in the repos and dump in a […]
Let me tell you about Internet Stone Face. You are chatting, something funny is written and you reply “Haha” or “lol”. But you don’t smile with your face, there is no syllable of emotions on your face. This can happen during normal conversations. If it does seek help.
As of now, every distro I have tried with the xf86-input-synaptics driver has been not so good. Usually the middle click function does not work properly. And in every case I have had to download the code from upstream to get that bug rectified. And yes upstream is fantastic stuff, really rock solid. And yes, Arch […]
SNA is Sandybridge’s New Acceleration which came after UXA and is meant to increase performance. But SNA has problems with performance drops when doing VSYNC on some hardware, atleast on my HD4400. Is this in games?.. well no. The performance drop is in Gnome-Shell itself, with stuttering and lag on certain animations. Here is the fix, […]
infinality is a set of Freetype patches that really makes fonts look astonishing and is available on most distributions. Why on earth distributions don’t use it as default it really strange, since default font rendering is utter shit most of the time. A distribution with the infinality patches renders fonts better than OS X and Windows, […]