Compiz-boxmenu, fork of compiz-deskmenuview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have the same issue:>> compiz-boxmenu Error: Message did not receive a reply (timeout by message bus)But when I tried to run the daemon I got this error:>> compiz-boxmenu-daemon Starting the daemon... Checking cache... Looking up default menu... Preparing default menu! Parse failed with message: Error on line 24 char 13: Odd character '=', expected a & (HowTos)

Arch systemctl enable errorsview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi,I'm on a fully updated Arch_x86-64/KDE initially installed without systemd.I've have several problems which I suspect to be related to a partial transfer to systemd.1. During the last full system update, I've got the following error:(gconftool-2:2709): GConf-WARNING **: Client failed to connect to the D-BUS daemon:2. (HowTos)

4MLinux Media Edition 4.1 Distribution Is Available for Downloadview story

http://news.softpedia.com – 4MLinux Media Edition, a special distribution with a wide set of multimedia tools and software, is now at version 4.1. As expected, it uses 4MLinux 4.1 as the core, but it has a few other applications: for playing (MPlayer SVN-r35119-4.6.2, xine 1.2.2, TiMidity++ 2.14.0, MikMod 3.2.2), for recording (Audacity 2.0.2, SoX 14.4.0), and for ripping media (cdrkit 1.1.11, MEncoder SVN-r35119-4.6.2, FFm (General)

Incomplete upgrade 12.04 to 12.10view story

http://askubuntu.com – Everything was running smoothly. Everything had been downloaded from Internet, packages had been installed and a prompt asked for some obsolete programs/files to be removed or kept. After that the computer crashed and and to manually force a shutdown. I turned it on again and surprise I was on 12.10! Still the upgrade was not finished! (HowTos)

Trouble with new ffmpeg cropping syntaxview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I made an ugly one-liner to autocrop videos in mplayer:#!/bin/sh mplayer `mplayer -ao null -ss $1 -frames 100 -vf cropdetect -vo null "$2" | awk -F '[()]' '{print $2}' | uniq | grep -Ev 'End of file' | tail -2` "$2"this is used like this: mplayer 60 blabla.aviThe 60 is the startsecond, where it should search for borders.***edit*** and now i realize (HowTos)

Get VLC to do fullscreen float in Xmonadview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Try this, it works very well for me.import XMonad.Hooks.ManageHelpers (composeOne, isFullscreen, isDialog, doFullFloat, doCenterFloat) myManageHook = composeAll. concat $ [ [ className =? c --> doCenterFloat| c <- floats] , [ resource =? r --> doIgnore | r <- ignore] , [ resource =? (HowTos)

libva g45-h264 branch & hardware acceleration in fedora 17 (lenovo x200, x200 tablet)view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – This post should be relevant to those who run fedora on G45 4500MHD chip computers & especially for laptops because software video decoding makes awful battery life. I am trying to make g45-h264 branch of the libva and intel-driver and haven't found prebuilt packages for fedora - the ones on atrpms are without the patches. (HowTos)

Audio quality issues with mpdview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have been using mpd for a long time now and absolutely love it. However, I recently added a few video files to the mpd database. Now I understand mpd won't play the video files, I don't want it to. But when mpd plays the audio track of the video file, there is a lot of static noise in the output. My other audio files work perfectly with mpd. (HowTos)

why VLC?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I've been pondering starting this thread for some time, and since the current testing images of Waldorf replace VLC with Gnome Mplayer due to conflicts with Compton, I figured now was a good time.I've always had trouble with VLC (as apparently have many others) having blocky rendering, especially when skipping forward/back in a video, and becoming unresponsive when trying to terminate, u (HowTos)

Audio quality issue when playing video files in mpdview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – this is surley odd, since mpd uses ffmpeg for decoding video material, same as mplayer does. whats your version of mpd?ah, one more thing to try. disable software mixing for a try. Rasi https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=12079 2012-08-11T15:37:34Z (HowTos)