Category: Linux

Steam Beta on Linux Mint 14 in an Alternate Location

Ok, just a real quick post. I finally got Steam to work after a few hours of reading many sites, and below is how. This will be a short post for now since I am out of time tonight. 1. In Preferences -> Software Sources, Additional Driver tab, Select “Using Experimental NVIDIA binary Xorg driver, …

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Getting NFS to work with Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Updated:┬áThis will work for both Ubuntu 12.04 and 14.04 After looking at many guides, I was unable to get it to work. Either the guides were poorly worded or confusingly made for me. Hopefully this helps someone in a similar situation as me. In my setup I wanted to share 2 things, my external drive …

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Lubuntu on an R3000

I received an old Compaq R3000 and decided to stick Ubuntu on it. Since it’s older, I put Lubuntu on it (Light Ubuntu) to see how it goes. This laptop will be replacing the general use of an Apple PowerBook G4, slighly upgrading it by 5 or 6 years. So far so good. To get …

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