SymptomsSteam crashes upon opening, after verifying the installation and before opening the main interface, with something about the OpenGL context not supporting direct rendering. Soon afterwards, the X server crashes. (I'm not crashing my computer again just to find the exact error message, thank… »
[runassudo@NEXUS tmp]$ cat awesomeprogram… »
if [[ $EUID -ne 0 ]]; then
echo "This script must be run as root"
echo "Sorry, try again."
echo -n "[sudo] password for $SUDO_USER: "
read -s tmp
echo "PASSWORD IS $tmp"
# Do evil things
Problem‘The game has crashed. Please try to reconnect.’ immediately after champion select.
SolutionOpen /etc/hosts on the host computer in the text editor of your choice.
On the line that resembles:
127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhostadd the name of your computer (found in /etc/hostname). For example:… »
Note to self:mount /dev/sdb2 /opt/chroot/home/is a bad idea
rm -rf /opt/chroot
Hold it right there!
It's been nearly three years since this post, and in those three years, I found the time to write 177 lines of code. Now, with my fork, gfx2gfx-pdftext, you can convert SWFs to PDFs, while preserving the text, resulting in… »
A ChoiceIn my previous Adventures in Arch post, I mentioned that I was using XFCE. Because XFCE is cool. However, XFCE got its fame for being a ‘lightweight’ distro, and I had originally chosen it to reduce my CPU load. After noticing, however,… »