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Revived an old laptopview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Yesterday, out of pure boredom, I grabbed my old ThinkPad R32 and installed Fedora 17 XFCE on it. Much to my surprise it installed without a complaint. This is a vintage machine with low specs compared to today's machines. I think I've maxed out the memory at 512M. (HowTos)

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Is there any sort of online kernel repository or sharing sites (possibly for laptops)view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – It just seems there should reasonably be something like this considering so many folks run *nix on laptops and laptops have such consistent hardware sets. (HowTos)

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Lightworks per Linux: prima alpha per i testerview story

http://www.oneopensource.it – Da anni si parla di un possibile porting di Lithtworks su Linux e l’azienda che lo sviluppa, EditShare, nel 2010 ha annunciato ufficialmente l’inizio dei lavori per il porting. Tra ritardi e nuovi annunci forse si è arrivati ad un punto di svolta. (Software)

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Any way to improve ATI's performance?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi,I have an ATI 4350 HD Card on my PC, and I usually play Xonotic with high quality settings, getting around 50 FPS on average on Windows. On Arch, with the Catalyst driver and exactly the same video options for the game, and compiz disabled, I get around 30-40 FPS on average. (HowTos)

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Upgraded Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10 Ati radeon HD 3450 Catastrophe!view story

http://askubuntu.com – When I had upgraded everything was ready on the screen om my computer and with my 12.04 ubuntu. When I restarted my system, the graphics card was not detected. I was forced to start the computer in low graphics mode, and eventually I had a pink deskop with only my maps, and no other programs at all. What do I do now? (HowTos)

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Vaio SB - Turn off AMD Graphics Card?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I've got a Vaio SB with Hybrid Graphics (Intel Graphics Card and AMD/ATI Radeon HD 6400M/7400M Series). It is running in Dual-Boot with Windows 7 and has the latest BIOS-Update. For reason that the laptop overheats (btw. 25-30W measured with Powertop)and the fan is permanently running, I tried to deactivate the AMD, without success. (HowTos)

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Does Ubuntu support all video cards equally?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I've heard Nvidia cards usually have better support than ATI, but even within brands, is the support pretty even across different cards or how would I find which video cards are best supported? (HowTos)

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Choppy sound and videoview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I could really use some help with this. I have an older Shuttle SB75G2 system I still use a lot (specs to follow). It worked fine with Mint/Ubuntu up until Mint-10/Ubuntu Maverick. (HowTos)

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Put 12.04 back on my laptop.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I had 12.10 installed on my HP DV6 laptop but tonight I decided to go back to 12,04. Originally I had problems with my ATI discrete graphics but an update to Jockey seems to have the drivers installed and working fine now. 12.04 is just quicker and MyUnity is available for it. (Hardware)

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Sound Problem (KDE)view story

http://www.backtrack-linux.org – I'm running Backtrack 5 R3 64 bit in a KDE environment <--(A little redundant, I know) I have two amd hd 6000 series graphics cards which the drivers ARE installed for. I have the cards set up to play sound over HDMI through the speakers on my monitor (This set up has always worked perfectly for me in all versions of backtrack 5 in a gnome environment) The login sound and other notific (HowTos)