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by bookewyrmm
Wed Oct 21, 2015 13:36
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Nvidia driver updated, plasma won't start [Solved]
Replies: 12
Views: 3049

Nvidia driver updated, plasma won't start [Solved]

I am running a relatively recent install of Sabayon on my desktop PC. I use Dual monitors. when I used the instructions on the wiki https://wiki.sabayon.org/index.php?title=HOWTO:_Get_AMD/ATI_or_Nvidia_Video_Cards_working_in_Sabayon to switch from the nouveau drivers to the Nvidia drivers, now I can...
by bookewyrmm
Tue Dec 14, 2010 16:15
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: Desktops - Show Off Your Desktop
Replies: 629
Views: 195068

Re: Desktops - Show Off Your Desktop

plain and simple screen cap from a favorite movie... I always liked a darker background for my wallpapers...
by bookewyrmm
Wed Mar 31, 2010 17:45
Forum: Installer Issues - Calamares **Not for Package Manager Stuff**
Topic: Sabayon 5.2 KDE install fail, kinda [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 974

Sabayon 5.2 KDE install fail, kinda [Solved]

I am running a 1.8ghz Celeron, 2gb ram, 80gb hdd, onboard video w/ 256md dedicated, The system was running fine under Slackware 12, I thought I would switch to Sabayon so that my desktop and laptop would be same OS. Sabayon 5.2 did run fine from the DVD, I have verified the md5sum and had my burner ...
by bookewyrmm
Thu Aug 16, 2007 16:41
Forum: The Gamers Shed
Topic: Guildwars - cannot start Direct X
Replies: 8
Views: 4097

eselect opengl set nvidia

and then

depmod

it may be possible to just run these commands without having to emerge anything...
by bookewyrmm
Tue Aug 14, 2007 16:46
Forum: The Gamers Shed
Topic: Guildwars - cannot start Direct X
Replies: 8
Views: 4097

Referring back to portato, when it finishes an emerge, it is in a console mode or view, the output message after completion of the process will give you the next step. I can't remember off the top of my head what the command is, I'll try to look it up and post it back here later today. you may not e...
by bookewyrmm
Mon Aug 13, 2007 18:29
Forum: The Gamers Shed
Topic: Game : Wolfenstein enemy teritory gentoo install yet ?
Replies: 2
Views: 2224

Don't feel too bad WarraWarra, I just discovered the linux client for that game a few months ago myself, I have been playing the windows version since day 1...
by bookewyrmm
Mon Aug 13, 2007 17:03
Forum: The Gamers Shed
Topic: Guildwars - cannot start Direct X
Replies: 8
Views: 4097

In 3.4e, I just use the GUI tool, portato, to view and manage installed packages. while not as "elegant" as the command line I do like it for knowing/learning what's on my system
by bookewyrmm
Mon Aug 13, 2007 4:38
Forum: The Gamers Shed
Topic: Guildwars - cannot start Direct X
Replies: 8
Views: 4097

libGL.so.1 I was getting the same error with second life and NeverWinter Nights, even though both run natively in linux, Un merge all un-needed video card drivers, re-emerge the correct videocard drvers, makesure that after wards you set the option for open-gl rendering and also run "depmod" that f...
by bookewyrmm
Tue Jun 05, 2007 17:08
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Linux Collection?
Replies: 16
Views: 4252

I thought I had a large collection till I read this post!!!! I do have RETAIL versions of Red Hat 5.5 and 6.1 Mandrake 7.0 and Turbo Linux 6.0, I also have copies of Slackware 3.1, 7, 8, 9, 10, 10.1 and 11. Slamd64 11, Knoppix 3-5.1 suse 8 and 9, Fedora Core 1, 2, 3 IPCop 1.3 - 1.4.15 Smoothwall ( i...
by bookewyrmm
Tue Jun 05, 2007 16:51
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Where do we live?
Replies: 146
Views: 33431

Roanoke, Va. USA