Author: uhwlmo

Installation of Ubuntu 6.06 (steps 1 – 7)

English language Norwegian language 1) Decide first which distribution you want to install. The choices are Ubuntu Desktop, Ubuntu Server, Kubuntu and Edubuntu Desktops. All these share the same basic system but Ubuntu and Edubuntu har GNOME as default desktop while Kubuntu runs KDE desktop. There are also differences in the included software. The desktop […]

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amilo_1718_wireless_in_linux.txt

Moma’s notes for 20.oct.2009. History: 20.oct.2009 First version. 09.feb.2010 Added support for Acer Aspire 5610 (thanks to timo). ACTIVATING WIRELESS CONNECTION IN FUJITSU SIEMENS Li 1718 LAPTOP AND UBUNTU 9.10 (Karmic Koala). THIS GUIDE IS KNOWN TO WORK ON SOME OTHER AMILO AND ACER MODELS TOO. ================================================================================================ The Atheros driver (ath5h) is automatically loaded but […]

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desk-test.c

#include #include #include /* sleep() */ #include <X11/Xlib.h> #include <X11/Xutil.h> #include <X11/Xatom.h> /* EDIT: GTK is not needed. #include <gtk/gtk.h> */ #include <gdk/gdk.h> #include <gdk/gdkx.h> #define _(x) x /* Created by Osmo Antero (moma) Maatta. Test various desktop operations in Metacity and Compiz window managers. The tests are: TEST1: Get number of desktops. TEST2: Get […]

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inst_xgl.sh

#!/bin/bash # inst_xgl.sh: # # Install OpenGL and Xgl support for ATI [and NVIDIAs] graphic cards. # Particular tasks are: # – Upgrade Linux-kernel to the latest version. # – Install OpenGL drivers for ATI or nVidia. # ATI’s fglrx driver supports Radeon 8500+ and the X-series cards up to X850. # – Install Xgl […]

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gdm.conf-custom.ATI

# GDM Configuration Customization file. # # This file is the appropriate place for specifying your customizations to the # GDM configuration. If you run gdmsetup, it will automatically edit this # file for you and will cause the daemon and any running GDM GUI programs to # automatically update with the new configuration. Not […]

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Xsession.NVIDIA

#!/bin/bash # .Xsession for NVIDIA # Start up Xgl, compiz, and GNOME # Run Xgl server on :0, on top of normal X export DISPLAY=:0 gnome-window-decorator & compiz –replace gconf decoration wobbly fade dock widget minimize cube rotate zoom scale move resize place menu switcher & # Set keyboard layout xmodmap /usr/share/xmodmap/xmodmap.KBD-REPLACE-THIS # Start GNOME […]

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Xsession.ATI

#!/bin/bash # Start up Xgl, compiz, and GNOME # Run Xgl server on :1, on top of normal X Xgl :1 -fullscreen -ac -accel xv -accel glx:pbuffer & # Tell subsequent X programs to access the Xgl server at :1 DISPLAY=:1 # Start Compiz window manager gnome-window-decorator & compiz –replace gconf decoration wobbly fade dock […]

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Various opportunities

[define: LSB.. ] LSB 3.2 spec… + LSB… (….) + Docs… Great plans for LSB 4.0… LSB Developer Network… App checker..!! Freedesktop standards.. ! [define: xdg-utils ] [define FHS.. ] + important xdg spec:Directory locations… Linux development platform…(pdf) Advanced Linux Programming(pdf) (altern.site…) Coding style… C++ FAQ.. C++ F lite.. (C++ ref.., C++ ref…) Think C++… […]

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