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by tk421
Wed Jul 18, 2007 22:09
Forum: Hardware
Topic: sab 3.3 on dell c840?
Replies: 4
Views: 1230

i may have to try the Business Edition. i was having serious issues with 3.3 for some reason - however i got my mandriva 07 to install just fine. this c840 is just really a time-waster for me - my gaming rig is on xp, and i have an xp install for the c840 on a 2nd hdd, that i can just swap whenever ...
by tk421
Sun Jul 01, 2007 13:49
Forum: Hardware
Topic: sab 3.3 on dell c840?
Replies: 4
Views: 1230

sab 3.3 on dell c840?

has anyone else tried on a c-series dell laptop? i got it installed in text mode, then at first boot, i get the dreaded black screen of death. do xorgconfig, add 24bit modes for 1600x1200, and i think i managed to hose the keyboard in the process. now i can see the beautiful new login screen @ 1600x...
by tk421
Fri Jan 26, 2007 16:46
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Which (modern) laptops work OK with Sabayon?
Replies: 68
Views: 18091

dell inspiron 1150

out of curiosity i tried the live dvd out on my girl's laptop (3.2) inspiron 1150 2.8ghz celeron 20gb hdd 512mb ddr2 intel crap graphics 15" 1024x768 screen everything appeared to be working at first, untill i enabled aiglx (i know, stupid for that machine, but i was curious) and i got a HUGE grey v...
by tk421
Wed Dec 20, 2006 13:50
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Resolution Changing ... fails
Replies: 9
Views: 2173

chakkerz wrote:tk421 - that works ... thanks :)
no problem - always willing to help spread the word on the wide gaming gospel ;)

imho, if a game (especially a FPS or racing sim) doesnt support widescreen resolutions out of the tin, it's not quite done yet.
by tk421
Tue Dec 19, 2006 14:07
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Resolution Changing ... fails
Replies: 9
Views: 2173

i dont know if this is what you want - but it IS possible to run D3 in widescreen with a little ini hack - i have not tried it in Linux yet, but i played all the way thru the game when the first patch came out under XP. might be something to look into - may bypass your resolution change problem. htt...
by tk421
Tue Nov 28, 2006 20:25
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: Desktops - Show Off Your Desktop
Replies: 629
Views: 157815

got 3.1 installed and Interfacelift's site has really cool wallpapers :D i usually just search for dual monitors wallpapers on google but that doesnt work all the time now Interfacelift's has over 100+ wallpapers :wink: quick tip - search for the resolution you want in quotes on google - narrows th...