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xrandr command no longer works, X is breakingview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hello all. I've been using fedora 18 with XFCE on my htpc which is connected to a projector via a DVI to HDMI cable (the video card doesn't have HDMI out and the projector doesn't take DVI). It doesn't matter which version of gnu/linux I use, all of them have an issue with under(over?)scanning which results in the edges of my screen not being displayed. (HowTos)

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Compiz does not work wellview story

http://askubuntu.com – Well this is the first time I'm with Ubuntu. The problem is that after installing Compiz and extras, I can install the cube and some other elements. (HowTos)

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Looker Takes $2M From First Round And PivotNorth To Build ‘A Sequel To SQL’ For Business Intelligenceview story

http://techcrunch.com – Looker Data Sciences, a business intelligence startup founded by an early lead engineer from Netscape and LiveOps, is today emerging from stealth mode and announcing $2 million in funding from First Round Capital and PivotNorth to build out its business based on a new, easier-to-use approach to SQL called LookML — what it describes as a “sequel to SQL.” Already with 20 companies (IT news)

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[ubuntu] Black/dark screen on every second boot...view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I have just removed the proprietary fglrx driver on ubuntu 12.04 on my hp pavilion dv6 using the system settings > hardware > additional drivers method. When I reboot, ever second boot succeeds with the other going into a black screen, although I can hear that ubuntu has started and... (Hardware)

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Overheating with nvidia ( proprietary ) driverview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – jak24 wrote:Hello,I'm using laptop with NVS 3100m video card and nouveau driver for it. Today I moved to proprietary driver and was surprised by it's behaviour. While idling it takes just a few seconds to calm down to 50-55C, on the other hand any activity dramatically heats my machine. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Should I use AMD or OpenGL drivers?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I just installed a HIS AMD Radeon HD 6670 graphics card. I'm currently using Ubuntu 12.04 but am willing to upgrade if there's reason to. I'm not a gamer, but I do like to play an occasional game and I was not happy with the graphics performance of many games under WINE. (Hardware)

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Perforce: Linux, Open Source Commitment Highview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Should companies that produce mostly proprietary software invest in Linux development? In one sense, that seems as illogical as the artisanal-organic bread guy from the local farmers’ market buying shares in Wonder Bread. (IT news)

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Problem with HP mini 1104 wifi card in Ubuntu 12.04view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a HP mini 1104 with windows 7 installed by default. When I install Ubuntu 12.04 and try to activate the proprietary drivers, I only see the graphics card. When you connect to the wifi wireless card is turned off and intermittently, if it detects networks but does not have a stable connection. My network card is a Ralink RT3593 Does anyone know the solution to my problem? (HowTos)

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Nvidia Driver for OpenGL gameview story

http://crunchbang.org – The kernel is probably not very important for OpenGL speed as long the driver you use supports it.For hardware acceleration of any kind nouveau is the slower (possibly much slower) choice.The nvidia proprietary drivers will give you much faster OpenGL speed than noveau.Their recent drivers have had (according to them) major improvements to OpenGL speed in response to Steam for Linux.The 200 series (HowTos)

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[SOLVED] Multimonitor laptop configuration with Catalyst driversview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hello all! (HowTos)