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Another batch of changes for the repositories. The HandBrake repository has seen some updates: MakeMKV has been updated to version 1.8.11. HandBrake has been updated to the current development version for Fedora 21. It contains additional/different bundled libraries, but the…Continue Reading

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I’ve added the packages that make up Valve’s SteamOS customizations to the Steam package repository for Fedora. Although mostly working, some issues cannot be solved due to SteamOS being based on Debian and the main Steam client being binary only…Continue Reading

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I’ve added to the Steam package repository for Fedora an alternative kernel module for xpad, the X-Box gamepad driver. This variant contains patches created by Valve to improve the driver and its behaviour. The module is available in both akmod…Continue Reading

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This is a re-edit of my previous post about using and configuring an Optimus enabled laptop in Fedora 20/21. It should work on other distributions as well. My laptop at work is a Dell Latitude E6430. Comes loaded with features…Continue Reading

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The Nvidia repository has been updated; here is the table that lists the current versions: For details, please see the Nvidia driver page. Fedora 19 and 20 nvidia-settings package has been updated on par with the other channels to use…Continue Reading

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I’ve udpated the HandBrake, MakeMKV and libdvdcss repository with my latest builds. The Fedora builds still contain version 0.9.9 of HandBrake but I’ve extended the use of system libraries in place of the external ones with some notable differences: Use…Continue Reading

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This is my super short how to install the latest X.org on FreeBSD 11 with KMS, hald enabled and a particular keyboard layout. Want to make a quick test on KVM/virt-manager or on your spare system with Intel or Radeon…Continue Reading

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This is a follow up to my previous post on how to install a Samba 4 enabled Active Directory system with Bind DLZ dynamic zones, dynamic DNS updates from Windows clients and how to assign a static RPC port to…Continue Reading

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Another batch of updates to the repositories: MakeMKV has been updated to version 1.8.8, according to the release notes it should contain proper support for Fedora’s OpenSSL package which generated SCSI errors with BluRay drives. The same version has been…Continue Reading

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Fedora enablement Fedora currently needs a patched Samba package to enable the missing Domain Controller functionality. This guide is written against Samba 4.1.3 and Fedora 19, but later versions will work. Hopefully this change will make it into official packages…Continue Reading