Archive for December, 2006

My Current Gnome Screenshot

December 27, 2006

I figure this has been uploaded to the Ubuntu forums so it may as well go here too:


FYI: The guy in the background is one of the guitarists from a Japanese HC band called Envy, they rule! Thanks to some guy on for the pic


Current Desktop

December 19, 2006

My current desktop

currently having a problem with conky

shrimphead@sakura:~$ conky
Conky: on_bottom is deprecated. use own_window_hints below
Conky: forked to background, pid is 6495
Conky: desktop window (3e) is root window
Conky: drawing to desktop window
Conky: failed to set up double buffer
Conky: drawing to single buffer

simple fix:


Section "Modules"
Load "dbe"

to xorg.conf

Yet another OSS Blog

December 18, 2006

This is where I am intending to document my experiences in the great wide world of FLOSS, although it’ll probably degenerate reasonable quickly into a big list of how to get shit working in Linux on my box.

be warned, I’m very forgetful so don’t expect daily updates or anything