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libGL.so

Problem: libGL.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory In most cases a proper library exists(here libGL.so.1), but it is not found by the application. Solution (as root): cd /usr/lib/ ln -s libGL.so.1 libGL.so UPDATE: better solution might be here

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java gui – problem (xcb_xlib.c)

If you experience the following after a(nother) java-app crashed: java: xcb_xlib.c:50: xcb_xlib_unlock: Assertion `c->xlib.lock’ Gentoo-Users can do the following (as root) locate libmawt.so | grep “/opt/sun-j.*/lib/i386/.*libmawt.so” | xargs sed -i ‘s/XINERAMA/FAKEEXTN/g’ (Another case of IF I ALTERED MY GOOGLE-STRING EARLIER)

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HOWTO: install a WG311V3 wireless with ndiswrapper

(I am using (x)ubuntu here, but emerge in gentoo should be as useful as the debian-pkg-management (synaptics)) 1. Step Check if you have the right card (“lspci -v”): 00:10.0 Ethernet controller: Marvell Technology Group Ltd. 88w8335 [Libertas] 802.11b/g Wireless (rev 03) Subsystem: Netgear WG311v3 802.11g Wireless PCI Adapter Flags: bus master, 66MHz, medium devsel, latency …

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open java .jar files

in case you want to execute a .jar-file you have to use “-jar” as parameter trigger@localhost ~/Desktop $ java -jar FreeSpaceOpenInstaller.jar I was going to re-emerge the whole java-subsystem ^^ but fortunately I took a final look into “java -h”.

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slackware cryptsetup-luks

Festplattenverschlüsselung unter linux (2.6-Kernel) am Beispiel von Slackware 11.0 see english – version on the next page… Triggers-World.de übernimmt keine Haftung bei Schäden, die durch das Nachahmen dieses Artikels entstehen können. Jeder Leser übernimmt selbst das Risiko von Garantie- und Datenverlust bis hin zur Beschädigung seiner Hardware! Mit der hier vorgestellten Methode verschlüsselt man – …

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cups problem

If you receive /usr/libexec/cups/filter/foomatic-rip failed you could try emerge –unmerge ghostscript-gpl cups foomatic-db \ foomatic-db-engine foomatic-db-ppds foomatic-filters \ foomatic-filters-ppds foomatic-gui emerge -va cups Cups seems to use it’s own filters (less but one for different printers) then. Works perfectly now. I got these options activated X dbus jpeg nls pam php png samba but not …

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open thunderbird out of firefox

To open thunderbird when you click on mailto: links with firefox you have to open the page “about:config” with firefox. There you create a new preference network.protocol-handler.app.mailto with the value thunderbird In case it doesn’t work after a restart of firefox try /usr/bin/thunderbird as value…

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alternative

Software for linux (triggers-world-suggestions) and alternative windows-versions k3b – all well-known burning suites open-office (pdf-export with one click!) – office amarok (lyrics and coversearch made easy) – winamp mozilla-firefox (see thunderbird) – IE inkscape, gimp ~ PS mozilla-thunderbird (virus?, buffer-overflow?, wtf?) – outlook pidgin – icq kdenlive – various (expensive) video-editing-suites k9copy (the Linux DVD9 …

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