Google Search Trends


Some graphical trends in Linux distribution choices, netbook operating systems, and a summary of the browser wars !

Rocky Road to the Greener Grass


A rough guide to showing a non-linux user the road to freedom…

Nvidia VDPAU benchmarks


Below are the benchmarks I have put together in watching a High Definition video, with VDPAU, the video decoder for Nividia Linux drivers.. There are some surprising, and welcome results….

SOLVED - XFX 9500GT - recent nvidia driver problems



OK, so my situation. I have an XFX nvidia 9500GT graphics card. I could not upgrade my Linux driver from 177.82 to any of the 180.** series, and I also could not update my Windows 178.24 driver to any of the 18*.** series. Why is this a problem for me? Well I really wanted [...]

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]

See below [...]

Fedora QA (Qualety Ashurunce)


A bad day for Fedora quality assurance