Running the Skype 220.127.116.11 beta on ubuntu , the on-board microphone for several inexpensive video cams would not play nice until the following single adjustment was made: start Skype >>open Options >> open Sound Devives >> UNtick the box (remove the default) “Allow Skype to automatically adjust mixer levels” That simple. Apparently the auto adjust […]
If you want to share files between your Ubuntu and Windows computers, the best option is to use Samba file sharing. “Samba is a free software re-implementation of SMB/CIFS networking protocol, originally developed by Australian Andrew Tridgell. As of version 3, Samba provides file and print services for various Microsoft Windows clients and can […]
Quirky is a Linux distribution and is in the “Puppy Linux family”, also known as a “puplet”. However, Quirky is not a mainline Puppy release — it is a distinct distro in its own right. Quirky is built with the Woof build system, as is Puppy 4.3.x and later official puppies. Quirky is my […]
In this post i will show you how to install latest windows applications and games using wine in Linux. When you install wine the first time, wine will work but not all windows application and games will work properly because most of them need a special configuration, some installed dlls and libraries. There are severals […]
Few days ago, Ultimate Edition 2.8 Gamers was released, in this release besides the updates, many tools have been ripped out of Ultimate Edition 2.8, prior to the build to maximize room for additional games. The newest PlayOnLinux is also included to allow installation of Windows games.
Pandora FMS (for Pandora Flexible Monitoring System) is software solution for monitoring. Pandora FMS allows monitoring in a visual way the status and performance of several parameters from different operating systems, servers, applications and hardware systems such as firewalls, proxies, databases, web servers or routers.