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My first Tar.gz Software Install

Posted 09-30-2007 at 02:22 AM by Chargh

I have been using Fedora for nearly two years now. In that time I have installed software with RPM Packages, Shell Scripts, and Packages*. Today I am proud to say I can add Tar.gz Archives to my list. Thanks to the help of the FedoraFroum post I have successfully installed the newest version of Cube. If you need help installing Cube, feel free to look at the Link.

*I installed Warzone 1200 on Fedora Core 4 with a file that was...
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How to run Windows Streaming/Videos in Firefox in SUSE

Posted 09-28-2007 at 04:53 AM by pujansrt

How to run Windows Streaming/Videos in Firefox in SUSE (or in other linux)

1. yum install MPlayer

2. Install these two

Binary RPMs: mplayerplug-in-3.45-fc6.i386.rpm
mplayerplug-in Mozilla Extension:
This Extension converts OBJECT tags to EMBED tags for sites that only support IE. mplayerplug-in-0.4.xpi

3. As root, copy into the plugins directory for firefox as well as /usr/lib/browser-plugins.
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WARNING to users of the ATI Radeon 7000 Video Card

Posted 09-27-2007 at 11:18 PM by Chargh

On my Fedora 7 computer, I have a Radeon 7000 Video Card from ATI. Since dropping Windows last spring, I have been trying to get my favourite games to work on Linux. Some of these Games Doom 3 and Quake 4. When I try to run the Linux port of Doom 3, every thing seems fine until:

WARNING: vertex array range in virtual memory (SLOW)
signal caught: Segmentation fault
si_code 1
Trying to exit gracefully..
Shutting down sound hardware
----------- Alsa...
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dereferencing type-punned pointer will break strict-aliasing rules

Posted 09-26-2007 at 06:36 AM by hansrajpict

Not able to resolve the error :
From the code as given below. Try to execute the make file of NDMFS(From You get the error mentioned above.

Please guide me through this.


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rlogin and ftp connections from Sun Micro to Redhat 5.0

Posted 09-26-2007 at 05:37 AM by Jojo_CFT

hi, any ideas why Sun OS cannot rlogin and ftp to my Redhat Linux 5? error from SunOS is connection refused. However, from Linux to Sun has no problem for rlogin and ftp.
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