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  1. Does anyone know how to sync the Palm OS to the Yahoo calender? Yahoo offers tools to do this under windows and mac but not linux. Any help would be appreciated.
  2. x-tech

    xmms in kde

    Why dont you try Right clicking the Icon, Go to the properties, The to the Application tab, Look at the command, It probably says "soundwrapper xmms" Try removing the "soundwrapper" See if that helps.
  3. Well, I gave that a shot. It didnt work. Thanks for the quick responce. Any other suggestions?
  4. Hey All, I am trying get my firefox mailto links to open up in thunderbird. I have added the following to prefs.js file: user_pref("network.protocol-handler.app.mailto", "/usr/bin/mozilla-thunderbird"); The only problem is if thunderbird is already open I get the profile chooser. Im sure Im not giving the proper command, can you help me out? Thanks, Moved from Software to Terminal Shell Commands, Kernel and Programming - Artificial Intelligence
  5. I used the PLF rpms aand also has some horrific problems. I figured out I needed SDL Quake. Thats what I am using now and it works great!! You could try installing using this http://icculus.org/quake2/installers/iccul...ake2-cdless.run This also worked for me. Hope this helps.
  6. OK, Now Ive got it. Here is the soloution: Section "Module" Load "dbe" # Double-Buffering Extension Load "v4l" # Video for Linux Load "extmod" Load "type1" Load "freetype" #Load "/usr/X11R6/lib/modules/extensions/libglx.a" Load "/usr/X11R6/lib/modules/extensions/libglx.so" Load "glx" EndSection I can now play tuxKart! Thanks to: devries Steve Scrimpshire Chris Z pmpatrick
  7. Well, I made the changes but it did not work. How can I tell exactly whats going on when I launch an opengl program?
  8. I have installed the drivers form the RPMs on clubmandrake. I get the nvidia splashscreen prior to the logon. Everything seems to be installed properly however when ever I launch a program that requires opengl x seems to die and I get kicked back to the login. Here is my xorg.config: # File generated by XFdrake. # ********************************************************************** # Refer to the XF86Config man page for details about the format of # this file. # ********************************************************************** Section "Files" # Multiple FontPath entries are allowed (they are concatenated together) # By default, Mandrake 6.0 and later now use a font server independent of # the X server to render fonts. FontPath "unix/:-1" EndSection Section "ServerFlags" #DontZap # disable <Crtl><Alt><BS> (server abort) #DontZoom # disable <Crtl><Alt><KP_+>/<KP_-> (resolution switching) AllowMouseOpenFail # allows the server to start up even if the mouse doesn't work EndSection Section "Module" Load "dbe" # Double-Buffering Extension Load "v4l" # Video for Linux Load "extmod" Load "type1" Load "freetype" Load "/usr/X11R6/lib/modules/extensions/libglx.a" Load "/usr/X11R6/lib/modules/extensions/libglx.so" EndSection Section "InputDevice" Identifier "Keyboard1" Driver "keyboard" Option "XkbModel" "pc105" Option "XkbLayout" "en_US" Option "XkbOptions" "" EndSection Section "InputDevice" Identifier "Mouse1" Driver "mouse" Option "Protocol" "ExplorerPS/2" Option "Device" "/dev/mouse" Option "ZAxisMapping" "6 7" EndSection Section "Monitor" Identifier "monitor1" VendorName "Plug'n Play" ModelName "Compaq Presario MV700 Color Monitor" HorizSync 30-70 VertRefresh 50-100 # Sony Vaio C1(X,XS,VE,VN)? # 1024x480 @ 85.6 Hz, 48 kHz hsync ModeLine "1024x480" 65.00 1024 1032 1176 1344 480 488 494 563 -hsync -vsync # Dell D800 and few Inspiron (16/10) 1280x800 ModeLine "1280x800" 147.89 1280 1376 1512 1744 800 801 804 848 # Dell D800 and few Inspiron (16/10) 1680x1050 ModeLine "1680x1050" 214.51 1680 1800 1984 2288 1050 1051 1054 1103 # Dell D800 and few Inspiron (16/10) 1920x1200 ModeLine "1920x1200" 230 1920 1936 2096 2528 1200 1201 1204 1250 +HSync +VSync # TV fullscreen mode or DVD fullscreen output. # 768x576 @ 79 Hz, 50 kHz hsync ModeLine "768x576" 50.00 768 832 846 1000 576 590 595 630 # 768x576 @ 100 Hz, 61.6 kHz hsync ModeLine "768x576" 63.07 768 800 960 1024 576 578 590 616 EndSection Section "Device" Identifier "device1" VendorName "nVidia Corp." BoardName "NVIDIA GeForce4 (generic)" Driver "nvidia" Option "DPMS" Option "IgnoreEDID" "1" EndSection Section "Screen" Identifier "screen1" Device "device1" Monitor "monitor1" DefaultColorDepth 24 Subsection "Display" Depth 8 Virtual 1024 768 EndSubsection Subsection "Display" Depth 15 Virtual 1024 768 EndSubsection Subsection "Display" Depth 16 Virtual 1024 768 EndSubsection Subsection "Display" Depth 24 Virtual 1024 768 EndSubsection EndSection Section "ServerLayout" Identifier "layout1" InputDevice "Keyboard1" "CoreKeyboard" InputDevice "Mouse1" "CorePointer" Screen "screen1" EndSection I think this is all ok. I dont know what " Option "IgnoreEDID" "1" is. Thanks for any help. x-tech
  9. Do you have an nForce motherboard with onboard sound and network? If so it could be a driver issue. It happened to me when I installed MDK 10.1. There was some sort of conflict with the sound and network. I got the same error msg. I had an extra network card laying around, installed it and overcame the issue. Later, x-tech
  10. I just installed mandrake and Im trying to get access to the other drives on my system. I have modified my fstab file to the following. /dev/hdb1 /home/xxx/drive2 vfat defaults,user 0 0 However when I try to access the drive It wont let me in? What Am I doing wrong. Also is there any reference on the net that explanes the fstab in detail with examples. Thanks
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