Archive for the ‘HowTo’ Category

RDF graphs to sparql update requests

Oct-24th-2011

Tweet I’ve recently encountered a need transform named graphs expressed in RDF, into sparql update requests… with the ultimate goal of autonomously pushing named graphs into rdf stores via a sparql endpoint.

Android: Increase Internal Memory on Rooted Phones

Feb-20th-2011

Android, when low on internal memory, is designed to reduce it functionality, such as no longer synchronizing with the Cloud (gmail, Facebook etc..) and, worse – rejects SMS messages as a safety measure. This blog provides a solution to your problem !

Howto: Install Nvidia driver for Fedora 15

Dec-2nd-2010

This is a tutorial to install the Nvidia driver on your Fedora 14 PC or Laptop

Installing Speed Dreams in Fedora

Sep-3rd-2010

Tweet Speed Dreams is a fork of the famous open racing car simulator Torcs, aiming to implement exciting new features, cars, tracks and AI opponents to make a more enjoyable game for the player, as well as constantly improving visual and physics realism. There are a bunch of RPM’s packaged for Mandriva, but I can [...]

Synaptics Tap to Click in Fedora 13

Aug-9th-2010

Tweet If you own a laptop with a synaptics touchpad, you may have an issue whereby tap-to-click is not enabled, in Fedora 13. Resolution: > su -c “gedit /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/50-synaptics.conf” In the first Section, add two additional lines immediately before EndSection, as such: Section “InputClass” Identifier “touchpad catchall” Driver “synaptics” MatchIsTouchpad “on” MatchDevicePath “/dev/input/event*” Option “TapButton1″ [...]

Fedora 12 Fix for Amazon’s mp3 Downloader

Feb-19th-2010

Unfortunately, the software packagers at Amazon have linked their Linux software against the libboost* libraries that were packaged for Fedora 11. Us Fedora users like the newest software available, so I’m sure, like me, you’re all using Fedora 12. If that is the case, then I’m sure non of you are using Amazon’s mp3 downloader – It doesn’t work with Fedora 12

HTML5 video For YouTube in Chrome in Fedora

Jan-21st-2010

Enabling html5 video codecs in Chrome on Fedora, for a Non-Flash experience of YouTube.

SOLVED HP Deskjet Scanner with xsane in Fedora

Nov-27th-2009

Tweet To use a HP multi-function printer as a scanner in Fedora for use with sane, keep reading…

Fedora 12 Acer Aspire One Scrolling + Tap to Click

Nov-20th-2009

HowTo to enable your Acer Aspire One laptop to use the touchpad as a clicking and scrolling device

SOLVED Fedora 12 + Nvidia installation problems

Nov-20th-2009

Tweet NOTE: If you need the tutorial for Fedora 13, go here: http://linuxsoftwareblog.com/?p=516