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by linux4life
Fri Oct 14, 2016 19:17
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: problems with games on steam and other games in rigo
Replies: 4
Views: 1211

Re: problems with games on steam and other games in rigo

supertux will not run. it does not bring up anything. clicking on the shortcut in mate menu does nothing. I do not know the file call to run from terminal do see if there is any error codes etc.
by linux4life
Fri Oct 14, 2016 17:52
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: problems with games on steam and other games in rigo
Replies: 4
Views: 1211

Re: problems with games on steam and other games in rigo

I was not informed that open source ati drivers have become better than binary. I followed the roll back procedure to remove the binary driver. name of display: :0 display: :0 screen: 0 direct rendering: Yes server glx vendor string: SGI server glx version string: 1.4 server glx extensions: GLX_ARB_...
by linux4life
Fri Oct 14, 2016 8:11
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: problems with games on steam and other games in rigo
Replies: 4
Views: 1211

problems with games on steam and other games in rigo

hi all, I've got most everything up and running so I though I would try to get some games working. I have the Ati drivers for my card installed. first I thought I would try shank 2 via steam it looked good at first the screen turned black I could see my cursor then... it crashed back to the desktop....
by linux4life
Fri Oct 14, 2016 8:05
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: new install, updated. cant access windows shares [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 907

Re: new install, updated. cant access windows shares [Solved

I was able to access the shares by editing fstab and using cifs with the Ip address of the server in question
by linux4life
Thu Oct 13, 2016 16:42
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: new install, updated. cant access windows shares [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 907

Re: new install, updated. cant access windows shares

so I looked up the Ip address of my WHS box and found its ip address I am able to connect to it via IP but not computer name like "//mediasmart" so I am wondering if its a DNS lookup not working correctly or is it a samba/wins failure
by linux4life
Wed Oct 12, 2016 21:10
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: new install, updated. cant access windows shares [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 907

new install, updated. cant access windows shares [Solved]

hello all, I just installed 16.07 Mate connected to internet with hardwire. when I go to browse network 2 items show up. my computer and "windows network" when I click on windows network it shows smb:// in the location bar for about 4 seconds. then it disappears along with the entire desktop. all bu...
by linux4life
Sun Dec 28, 2014 5:15
Forum: The Gamers Shed
Topic: Wow + wine = really bad sound
Replies: 2
Views: 3293

Wow + wine = really bad sound

Hey ya'll just installed and updated my install. loving it so far except I try to fire up wow to do some raiding. and as soon as I hit the logon screen I get this terrible scratchy noise and a very corrupt intro music. graphics look ok but the noise is killer. any thoughts on the matter I installed ...