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by RalfoX
Fri Jan 02, 2004 6:17 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: GDM Question before I run magic
Replies: 4
Views: 1447

Is there any reason gdm needs to be started from local.start? If you specify "gdm" as the DISPLAYMANAGER in /etc/rc.conf then using /etc/init.d/xdm will start gdm. This is the way I have gdm configured in all my gentoo boxes, and I thought it would make sense to do it this same way for GentooX. Than...
by RalfoX
Thu Nov 27, 2003 12:35 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: How to install using mechinstaller hack? Or is it possible?
Replies: 8
Views: 11807

I have GentooX running on my "MechInstaller'ed" Xbox. I'm using Xebian's .xbe and a modified initrd.gz

Ralfo
by RalfoX
Sat Nov 15, 2003 6:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Games that work in gentoox: BZFLAG. Review and install help
Replies: 9
Views: 3911

Yes, that is a problem.
You could try
DISPLAY=:0.0 ; bzflag
by RalfoX
Sat Nov 15, 2003 4:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: dropped frames in Mythtv video playback
Replies: 8
Views: 6338

SOLUTION

I was just reading the manual and faq for Ogle and came across the following paragraph: 38. I have an nVidia card and (a fast computer) the video jerks/judders/jumps forwards/backwards There seems to be some problems with Xv and nVidia cards (GeForce...). Setting the attribute XV_DOUBLE_BUFFER to 0 ...
by RalfoX
Sat Nov 15, 2003 3:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: dropped frames in Mythtv video playback
Replies: 8
Views: 6338

I understand that, and in fact, I use black box WM not XFCE. But RAM is not the problem I'm talking about. You can notice a lack of RAM problem when going from watching Live TV back to the menu, as sometimes it has to swap memory and the redrawing of the screen is terribly slow. I'm talking about th...
by RalfoX
Fri Nov 14, 2003 5:28 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Gentoox on umodded XBox via MechInstaller?
Replies: 3
Views: 2257

I got GentooX running on my mechinstaller hacked Xbox:
viewtopic.php?p=2386#2386

Ralfo.
by RalfoX
Fri Nov 14, 2003 5:27 pm
Forum: Requests
Topic: Mechinstaller
Replies: 5
Views: 3620

I got this running also, I had to modify the initrd.gz also. But I runs just fine. I have all the files in e:/debian/ still.
I will post my initrd.gz if people are interested..
by RalfoX
Fri Nov 14, 2003 5:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: dropped frames in Mythtv video playback
Replies: 8
Views: 6338

Hi, I'm new to the forum. But I've been playing with GentooX for a couple weeks now. I have mythTV running on it. I found out that if you run the last command from your /etc/conf.d/xbvinit while mythtv is playing (I run it from an ssh session) the screen will "reset" and sometimes the playback becom...