Author: root

  • >Calm before the breakdown

    > This is a short story of my life about the, what is see as, the last moment of my effortless childhood. I remember, all those warm and sunny summer days sitting on a wooden bench all alone, not a single person in sight. The sore feeling in my legs after riding my bike for…

  • >HI-FI industry and a HDTV rant…

    >The Hi-Fi industry is far behind in my opinion, and i base that on the fact that some DVDs out there (if not all of them) still use MPEG/MPEG2! Isn’t that strange? Why use the same codec as VCD? And the worst thing about it is that the HDTV network here in Sweden also uses…

  • Linux: Run Microsoft Paint In Linux! (AKA: mspaint)

    Hi there! This time i am going to show you how to run mspaint in Linux! First of all you need to have Wine installed (which i think you have already), and then you need to grab hold of the files: mspaint and MFC42U.DLL. You can find them on most Windows XP/NT/2000 systems, If you…

  • >Ubuntu/Debian: Latest Wine Version

    >Although the ubuntu repositories get updated quite often, there still might be some old stuff there. And that’s the reason I’m writing this right now, the Wine version…. But never fear! Peppoj has come to rescue you! 😉 So to ensure you have the latest version of Wine you first need to head over to…

  • >Speed up web browsing with Firefox/Swiftfox

    >Here’s a little article, like many others about firefox, on how to speed up the web browsing a little (specially if you are using a proxy). I will not go over what all the different parameters and settings mean, I’ll leave that for your googeling goodness 🙂Lets get cracking! 1.First of all you need to…