Archive for January, 2009

World of Goo for Linux - unofficial Patch


UPDATE: All problems described below have now been fixed in beta 7 of World of Goo for Linux. Great work!
First of all, a quick link section.
Download link: Unofficial_WoG_Patch.tar.gz
Instructions: extract to the World of Goo directory (where the file “WorldOfGoo” sits).

Really basic usage! just double click the “WoGFixLinux” icon!!
command line usage: ./WoGFixLinux [--only-fix-sound] [--only-fix-compiz] [--verbose]

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Belkin F5D7050 - Working in Ubuntu natively!


This is a HOWTO to get the Belkin USB wireless adapter: F5D7050 v5000 working with the native rtl8187b driver in Intrepid Ubuntu for wireless connectivity.
Name: Belkin F5D7050 (802.11g – 54Mbps)
USB ID: 050d:705e
Before I begin, I should tell you why I got to this point. I had this USB adapter “working” with ndiswrapper, in the sense [...]