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90% [Jun. 21st, 2001|03:49 pm]
Brad Fitzpatrick
everything's working now okay.

sound is working from mpg123, but not from xmms. i'm using the 2.4.5 kernel driver for the maestro3. not OSS. but can't XMMS still write to /dev/dsp like mpg123 does? who knows... i have no clue what i'm talking about. Update: heh... helps if I have permission to /dev/dsp, huh? :P

i setup a new 22GB partition and formatted it reiserfs, then copied all my /usr stuff over to it, which i noticed was going damn slow. so then I want to hdparm -d 1, but I'd forgot to enable DMA support in my kernel, so 3rd kernel was a charm. my /usr is now reiserfs.

network card ... i was just going to complain about it but I see the problem. etherconf overwrote my /etc/network/interfaces ... etherconf doesn't support an "up" command it seems, and I had "up ifconfig eth0 promisc" in there before. whatever. apt-get remove etherconf. i can do it myself.

getting really sick of working on this, but i'm basically done.

still haven't got suspend to disk working (haven't worked on it)... and i haven't rebooted into windows in a long time. wonder if that partition's hosed. maybe i'll do that.

running with chuck later. he says he can't run at all, which is good since I only got about 4.5 hours of sleep.

oh, btw... apt-get install gtk-engines-raleigh ... pretty nice.
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[User Picture]From: mattrope
2001-06-21 03:28 pm (UTC)
everything's working now okay

Everything except for your clock...you're time is off by quite a bit. :-)
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[User Picture]From: bradfitz
2001-06-21 03:38 pm (UTC)
whoops. never really set that. :-P
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From: itchi
2001-06-21 04:28 pm (UTC)
So are you going to submit a write up to linux-laptop?
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[User Picture]From: bradfitz
2001-06-21 04:44 pm (UTC)
I might. I've read twenty-some pages from that site to assist me so far, but none have everything.
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[User Picture]From: tjousk
2001-06-21 05:27 pm (UTC)

heh, I knew there had to be an easier way.....

I've been trying to get my laptop running linux for a few days now.
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