Re: 3.0 on an Indy
On Thu, Dec 05, 2002 at 02:03:51PM -0500, Camm Maguire wrote:
> These suggestions are very helpful -- thanks! Can't seem to get xmms
> working on a sample ogg vorbis file I just found. I know very little
> about sound, and haven't tried any special configuration. If you know
> of a quick HOWTO that covers the SGI sound system, I'd be
Load the hal2 module with "modprobe hal2" or add it to /etc/modules.
> What about the video ports? ISDN?
Ladis is working on the video. Nobody cared about ISDN yet.
> Also, a number of gnome applets seem to be dying randomly. Xplanet
> won't work, but that might be due to lack of memory. Certain apps
> white out the X background.
What applets are dying?
Do you have an 8bit newport card? Then the later might be due to the X
server running out of colormap entries. I'd recommend xfce as desktop.
Furthermore upgrading at least the xserver-xfree86 to the one from
testing might be a good idea since lots of fixes went in there.