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by greendave8
Sun Apr 21, 2013 14:28
Forum: Software in General
Topic: BBC website and flash-player problem with FireFox? [Solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1086

BBC website and flash-player problem with FireFox? [Solved]

As above, since recent update, I get this notification: "Adobe Flash Player Download Adobe Flash Player Adobe Flash Player version 11.2.202.280 Your system: Linux 64-bit, Firefox Different operating system or browser? Learn more | System requirements | IT/OEM Admins - Distribute Flash Player NOTE: A...
by greendave8
Sun Apr 14, 2013 23:11
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Sabayon Kernel Confusion?
Replies: 3
Views: 854

Re: Sabayon Kernel Confusion?

The asterix denotes that the kernel is set to option (1).
It is set correctly for a desktop machine....

gd8
by greendave8
Sun Mar 31, 2013 22:23
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Emailing large attachments....how do I compress? [Solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 763

Re: Emailing large attachments....how do I compress? [Solved

Thank you for this info, can a windows machine rebuild the file when it has been recieved?

ta

gd8
by greendave8
Sun Mar 31, 2013 22:12
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Emailing large attachments....how do I compress? [Solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 763

Re: Emailing large attachments....how do I compress? [Solved

Silly me..... I simply used the "export to email" option in gwenview.... PERFECT....!

Oooooops.... :oops: :oops: :oops: :D :D :D
by greendave8
Sun Mar 31, 2013 21:54
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Emailing large attachments....how do I compress? [Solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 763

Emailing large attachments....how do I compress? [Solved]

Hi All, Dumb question this may be, but I am stumped at how to do this... I want to send some pics (jpegs) to a competition. There are 7 pics, which come to just over 30Mb and so too big to e-mail. So, I try to compress them, and the compressed file (rar) is only very slightly smaller.... not even 1M...
by greendave8
Sun Mar 17, 2013 22:26
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Sabayon 11 cannot login after todays update? [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 1011

Re: Sabayon 11 cannot login after todays update?[Solved]

Hi Ryuno-Ki,
Yes, I am aware, and up till now, not had a problem for ages....so I thought I was getting better/more thorough at this mullarkey. Got caught out today though!?!
I may well, stop using the limbo repo.... Not decided yet...

gd8
by greendave8
Sun Mar 17, 2013 21:44
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Sabayon 11 cannot login after todays update? [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 1011

Re: Sabayon 11 cannot login after todays update?[Solved]

Many thanks Joost, you da man!!!

I followed your suggestion, and hey presto! Perfect...alive again... How'd you get so clever??
Thanks again, for the help

gd8:):):)
by greendave8
Sun Mar 17, 2013 20:56
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Sabayon 11 cannot login after todays update? [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 1011

Sabayon 11 cannot login after todays update? [Solved]

Heeeellllppp please, Hi every one my system has been working splendidly for 18 months or so....followed the updates, the kernel upgrades the video drivers etc. No real problems , until today? On rebooting after the updates today (Limbo repo) the system boots to a large grey rectangular log in box. I...
by greendave8
Fri Mar 15, 2013 10:26
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Installed mediatomb with rigo now what? Where is it?
Replies: 8
Views: 2275

Re: Installed mediatomb with rigo now what? Where is it?

I am running ps3mediaserver at the moment. Just download it to a folder and hit the "sh" icon. Stream from your linux box to the ps3.

I also use mediatomb, and it only runs from the command line.

gd8
by greendave8
Mon Feb 18, 2013 22:57
Forum: Hardware
Topic: decent printer? ethernet or wireless...
Replies: 1
Views: 430

Re: decent printer? ethernet or wireless...

HP 8600 all in one....works a treat and is fairly economic in terms of ink....

gd8