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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

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Another batch of updates to the repositories: MakeMKV has finally been updated to version 1.8.7-2, which contains a small tweak as suggested in MakeMKV‘s forums to re-enable internal SSL support. This should solve all SCSI errors when decrypting BluRay discs…Continue Reading

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In addition to the normal HandBrake, MakeMKV and libdvdcss repository, I’m preparing the next set of HandBrake packages, whether they be the SVN version or different builds of the released version 0.9.9. Considering that from version 0.9.9 HandBrake supports using…Continue Reading

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After re-enabling the Steam (ubuntu) runtime in package version 1.0.0.43-9, I’ve made some more tests with the runtime disabled on my systems. The main driving factor for re-enabling the runtime was the introduction by Valve of the obsolete libudev.so.0 which…Continue Reading

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In the past few days, I’ve updated most of the repositories: The Flash plugin repository does now contain separate control center packages (so an x86_64 system can have both i686 and x86_64 plugins but one control center) and has been…Continue Reading