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by Lamo
Fri Aug 17, 2007 19:03
Forum: The Gamers Shed
Topic: Postal 2 and res[Solved Sorta]
Replies: 1
Views: 1416

Postal 2 and res[Solved Sorta]

I installed Postal 2 recently and every time I run the game it changes my desktop res to 800x600? Looks as though its changing it to what the game is set at. When i check the game options to turn up the res it only goes one more up to 1024x768. But I have a 15.4 Dell Inspiron 6400 which i run at 128...
by Lamo
Thu Aug 16, 2007 19:17
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: How to: Upgrading compiz-fusion on the 08/08/2007
Replies: 31
Views: 6662

My problem was a firewall one just like I was thinking. Once I got to a better router everything went smoothly. Forgot to post an update.
by Lamo
Wed Aug 15, 2007 20:37
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Ksysguard
Replies: 2
Views: 1075

Finally got it fixed. Turned out to be a dep issue. ran

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USE="mdnsresponder-compat"  emerge avahi
and now everything works like a charm!
by Lamo
Sat Aug 11, 2007 20:15
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Ksysguard
Replies: 2
Views: 1075

Ksysguard

When I open ksysguard i get the error 'Connection to local has been lost' over and over and over untill i bust out xkill on it. If i run it from konsole to try to figure out what the problem is I get this: QMultiInputContext::changeInputMethod(): index=0, slave=xim over and over and over ...well you...
by Lamo
Fri Aug 10, 2007 22:38
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Streaming Divx [Solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1461

Excellent! All is well now except one video I tried but that must be a bad server. Thanks a bunch for the help. Now I can move on to one of many more problems I'm having.
by Lamo
Fri Aug 10, 2007 21:58
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Streaming Divx [Solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1461

Thats weird when it opens i press play but nothing happens? just a black screen? I'm at a loss on how to even begin to fix this problem. Any suggestions on where to start?

Thanks.
by Lamo
Fri Aug 10, 2007 20:02
Forum: Software in General
Topic: Streaming Divx [Solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1461

Streaming Divx [Solved]

Looks as if I have every possible plug-in for firefox installed. Problem is when I try to watch divx, totem handles it. Which as anyone whose ever used totem before can tell you it's a piece of junk that won't play anything. Anyways here's a link to a sample divx video I'm trying to watch: http://ww...
by Lamo
Thu Aug 09, 2007 22:58
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: How to: Upgrading compiz-fusion on the 08/08/2007
Replies: 31
Views: 6662

So I guess it has to do with the firewall I'm behind. Anyone know of another way to upgrade cause I have no access to my firewall right now. I tried emerge-webrsync but i get this error: Fetching most recent snapshot Attempting to fetch file dated: 20070808 portage-20070808.tar.bz2: FAILED md5sum: W...
by Lamo
Thu Aug 09, 2007 4:21
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: How to: Upgrading compiz-fusion on the 08/08/2007
Replies: 31
Views: 6662

I followed everything to the letter and all seemed well up until I went to emerge compiz. I'm getting this error: * Messages for package x11-wm/compiz-9999: * * ERROR: x11-wm/compiz-9999 failed. * Call stack: * ebuild.sh, line 1648: Called dyn_unpack * ebuild.sh, line 768: Called qa_call 'src_unpack...