Posts Tagged ‘tutorial’

Create Stencil Art using Gimp

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009

Create Stencil art using Gimp!

From Eternity on a Rock: Nathaniel in Stencil Art.

Twit from terminal aka command-line!

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

Tuxarena posted an easy to follow guide to allow “twitting” from command-line without the need of any graphical GUI manager.

Now who says you can’t do anything without a graphical desktop manager?

The full article/tutorial here at TuxArena ” How to Post to Twitter from Command-line “

Once you have set it up, try the command below..


twitter.sh SGLNX:Singapore's Local Linux News Matters : http://bit.ly/7LNiua

How to enable HD video playback on GMA 500 netbooks with Ubuntu Linux

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

The Intel GMA500 is actually capable of hardware acceleration for HD video, but it requires some tweaking of the linux driver environment

At “Linux-Tipps“, there is a guide to enable VAAPI (Video Acceleration API) for netbooks with the Intel GMA500 graphics chipsets.

Once VAAPI is enabled, Full HD videos can be watched and CPU utilization will only be 30%.

Source : Liliputing.com