Archive for the 'Mind Cramp' Category

NVIDIA Problems with my ATI Graphics Card

( Linux andMind Cramp )

So once again I’ve proven to myself that Ubuntu – my favourite operating system STILL isn’t ready for prime time! 👿 I would have thought that after two years of getting things “better” they would have gotten some of the basic stuff right! I mean I ranted about problems with ATI Cards and Ubuntu TWO […]

The “I’m right, your wrong”s…

So I’ve been distracted for the last couple of days trying to get a great little flight simulator called RealFlight to work on Virtualbox ( a stand alone Windows environment ) within my Ubuntu 9.10 environment. It would start the main menu, but then fail when I tried to go further, complaining that the graphics […]

A Brilliant Article

( Mind Cramp andWWW )

For those who follow the goings and comings of the Internet, in particular it’s changes, both by technology and by law must be closely watching the goings on in England these days. Those “virtuous” organizations responsible for the protection of all the “stuff’ ( sorry I’m trying to be kind here ) coming out of […]

Trick or Treat – Internet Style

( Mind Cramp andWWW )

So the Halloween season is upon us and I am left on my own this year to decorate the pumpkin – my youngest seeing fit to reside in Toronto and my two grandsons off doing their own thing as well ( okay so they are actually in school but you get my meaning….) So step […]

Where’d I Go?

( Mind Cramp andMy Time andWWW )

So as you may, or maybe not, have noticed. I was off the air for a few days…. almost a week… The short story was, I didn’t pay my bills on time…. and if that were the only reason I wouldn’t be writing this… so… The rest of the story is my service provider ( […]