Posts Tagged ‘ not working ’

Pageup and Pagedown not searching through history in shell anymore

Mar 23rd, 2012 | By

As of 2 days ago I was no longer able to search through my command history in shell with the pgup and pgdown keys, it just produced a bloody tilde in it’s place.  I think it started when I upgraded my kernel to 3.2.0-0.bpo.2 to be honest.  Anyways a major pain in the ass as
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Color erase not working in GIMP?

Jan 2nd, 2012 | By

So after wasting oodles and oodles of people’s time assuming this was a bug and not a human fuck up, as it usually is, I’ve learned that you need to have an alpha channel for this to properly work. The problem was the paint brush’s ‘color erase’ mode wouldnt’ actually erase colors, it just acted
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Debian fun for the week – USB HD locking system + fglrx and backport kernels

Dec 3rd, 2011 | By

Alrighty, another adventure to go on in linux land.  The problems started a few days ago when I noticed my system locking up all of a sudden.. I mean full all the way lock, stock and two smoking barrels having to take the battery out and unplug the damn thing just to get it to
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Getting views_slideshow_galleria to work with Drupal

Nov 21st, 2011 | By

Wow, this was a 4 hour joyride today.  I wanted to setup galleria today, which is this awesome slideshow/gallery script that has a drupal module.  I got views slideshow working in a matter of minutes but as soon as I installed galleria and changed my slideshow type to that it dissapeared off the main page..
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Getting your wireless card to work in XP on your Acer Extensa 5420-5038

Apr 23rd, 2010 | By

So a friend brought his laptop over for what is becoming a regular event down here for me.  That is to wipe Vista off the machine and load it up with XP.  I think this is my 3rd laptop in 2 months. So his was an Acer Extensa 5420-5038 and finding the drivers for it
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