Posts in category: Linux
Can you hear us now?

Well it looks like Verizon Wireless might end up ruling a little bit less of the air. The New York Times is reporting that VZW has reached a settlement to refund phantom data usage fees. The settlement could end up costing VZW up to $90 million in refunds and service credits. The lawsuit involved stemmed […]

How to: Install .net Framework 2.0 in Ubuntu w/Wine

The first thing that you’ll want to do is go to the Wine Config and set Windows 2000 as the default app. Next, enter the following into the command line: wget http://kegel.com/wine/winetricks Then enter: sh winetricks corefonts dotnet20 And finally: sh winetricks fakeie6 *- If you got an error about c://windows/ does not exist try […]

Ubuntu 10.04 Intel HD Graphics Problem

My friend Mike asked me to install Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx as a dual boot with Win7 on his brand new desktop PC. The PC has an Intel i5 processor with integrated Intel HD Graphics. During the installation, the flicker/shaking of the graphics on screen was so extreme that I couldn’t read most of the […]