Last time I tested trusty tahr XFCE was not behaving correct. They released it a day ago, and I upgraded few of my machines at home. Everything worked great. As far as desktop, for me there weren’t that much changes. XFCE still works. The set back I noticed was not due to ubuntu but due […]
Just tried installing the beta of ubuntu trusty tahr, and being an xfce user I really didn’t notice much updates over there other than just being an LTS. I had to pin apt packages back to saucy to downgrade since the xfce indicator applet was crashing non stop. Will definitely upgrade towards the end of the […]
Finally found a solution for a dinosaur machine Dell GX260 graphics driver issues. My lspci shows this: VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 82845G/GL[Brookdale-G]/GE Chipset Integrated Graphics Device (rev 01) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller]) As a plus, I found that compiz works. Hopefully wayland will work as well once released. Where to get it from? install the […]
When I installed ubuntu 12.10 as usual I installed compiz and started configuring my effects. I like the burning windows effect on close, however it was not there and others were asking about it as well. I went to compiz blog and read that essentially the compiz team is now down to a single maintainer. […]
I bought this ssd on black friday from Microcenter. Of course the first thing I did was switch my linux boot to it and test how fast will linux boot. Linux boots in 10 second, which is awesome. The hard drive is very fast, which is very good.