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  1. I have a few Odd questions, everything is so big, and i can't figure out how to change it...and you know how when in windows you press down on the mouse wheel on a three botton mouse and you see that four way arrow thingy, is there a way so it does that on linux?
  2. When i do click on the partition it says Can't Mount. Edit: eth0 is there but i donno what it should have said >_<. Edit...again lol: I was reading the Ubuntu forums and wireless and USB can be a problem? could this be it...i use Ethernet for my Ps2 but i havn't been gaming much latly, so i wont mind to much moving it over, but is it a fairly simple fix for the USB? Scratch that,i just whent ahead and pluged in my Ethernet, and nets up and running, infact im on Ubuntu right now.
  3. Hmm k *Writes it down* Radeon Im using ubuntu, hope that works.
  4. Ha, im back with more stupid questions, First, hmm my connection doesn't seem to work 0_o, Second about 45mins in i was just messing around seeing what i could do and it froze , i waited 15mins and in the end i had to shut off power my computer (Not cool) Third, Video Card Drives? When, Where, How? And last, can i look at my NTFS partitions and read files from them? Connection: Im using DSL ISP: SBC-Yahoo Freezing: Yeah it froze out of nowhere, i wasn't doing anythi....wait on second thought i was trying to open my DVD-Drive (which never opened btw ) befor it completly froze it was freezing for a few seconds, and come back for afew mins...then it'd only come back for a few seconds, and then completly. Drivers for video card: Um...ill google this so you can prolly ignore it, but help is always welcome =P NTFS: This is importent because i dont really want to have 2copies of my music...documents and vidoes.
  5. I found these using the FireFox extension StubleUpon, http://div.dyndns.org/art/new.html
  6. =) its late but happy birthday!
  7. Heh, Yeah AVG is pretty good and its free, Enjoy
  8. I was just messing around with it, and i got it to boot to the GUI, i just looked in my settings in windows and found my video card in PCI:1:10:0 and loaded up the liveCD waited for it to error, got to a termenial and typed... sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg and changed the PCI from PCI:0:1:0 to PCI:1:10:0, and then startx, um...well obivously this isn't gonna work with the LiveCD causing doing that everytime is stupid, but once i get my new HDD (Hopfuly tomm) and install Unbuntu once i change it, it should stay changed yeah? Thanks for the help ^^ and as im (Hopfully) going to be diving into Linux soon ill prolly annoy you again soon >_<
  9. Find: WARNING: Hard link count is wrong for /etc: this may be a bug in your file system driver. Automatically turning on find's -noleaf option. Earlier result may have failed to include directories that should have been searched. /etc/X11/xorg.conf /etc/X11/Xsession.d/20xorg-common_process-args /etc/X11/Xsession.d/30xorg-common_xresourses /etc/X11/Xsession.d/50xorg-common_determine-startup /etc/X11/Xsession.d/90xorg-common_ssh-agent /etc/X11/Xsession.d/99xorg-common_start /etc/X11/config/cf/xorg.cf /etc/X11/config/cf/xorg.tmpl /etc/X11/config/cf/xorgsite.def /etc/X11/config/cf/xorgversion.def /etc/X11/xkb/rules/xorg /etc/X11/xkb/rules/xorg.lst /etc/X11/xkb/rules/xorg.xml find: /etc/ssl/private: permission denied
  10. Error message No matching devices sections for instance (BusID PCI:0:2:0) found (WW) VESA: No matching devices section for instance (BusID) PCI:1:10:0) found (EE) No devices detected Fatal server error: no screen found XIO: Fatal IO error 104 (connection reseved by peer) on xserver ":0.0" request (0 known processed) with 0 events remaining after 0
  11. Is there someone specific that i look for or should i just post everything, cause theres alot there.
  12. The liveCD is 6.6 the latest, and ls -al /ect/X11/ says no file or dicectory.
  13. Blah, i donno what im doing wrong but the file is empty nothing writen in it. prolly typing something wrong, but i tried like 5-6times
  14. I added the site to Del,icio.us awhile ago, and i actually have pointed friends to this site when they have problems i can't solve.
  15. Heh, i got one for Paypal aswell and i dont have Paypal account either =P if you wanna see how dumb some of these can be...and how legit some can LOOK, check out this site http://www.antiphishing.org/phishing_archive.html
  16. Lol, ok so about 6months ago i was like, YEAH! ima dual boot linux! w00tness, and i gave up because i had some weird problems and noone could help me on the Ubuntu forums (Cause thats the distro i wanna use) but so now, im really tired of windows, for everyday task and i really wanna move over, to linux, well Dual boot it, anyways so i tried the live CD and i got some weird X-server Error(Graphical Interface), i posted onthe Ubuntu forums and some tried to help me, what i was told to do didn't work and i got an Vesa Drive Error, and Safe mode doesn't work and then i was told that "it seems that your xorg.conf is not pointing to the right PCI Bay go to the bios and try to find out in which bay is the card , for example mine is in PCI:3:0:0 instead of PCI:1:0:0" i have no idea what that means so i asked how'd i'd do it and i got this response "try to get a console then as su edit the /etc/X11/xorg.conf look for a line that says (in the Section "Device") BusID "PCI:1:0:0" and comment it,then #startx" And im still pretty lost 0-o on what exactly im suppos to do, any help would be great, Link to the thread i had over there is here.
  17. 2.0 Livewire, pygame-1.7, Python 2.4
  18. Since Paypal was bought by Ebay it's gotten alot safer, The biggest Security risk is you, just dont click on Phishing emails =P. Should be fine.
  19. Berkeley has quite a few "Webcast" of lectures online that can be found here. They have RSS feeds for them and direct downloads. Enjoy
  20. NBC's Heroes pilot has been leaked on the net. Donno if i can link to such places but most should know where to look.