Re: Handbook Index

2010-03-02 Thread Tony McC
On Tue, 02 Mar 2010 11:25:42 +0800 Fbsd1 fb...@a1poweruser.com wrote: I find it very hard to find the subject I am looking for in the handbook. The index only gets me to the general area in the handbook and then I have to (next page) through it looking for what I hope is there. The Index

Re: XFCE keyboard layout tab missing

2012-01-27 Thread Tony McC
On Fri, 27 Jan 2012 02:12:09 + Neil Munro neilmu...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, first I apologise if this is a known issue, I have been searching but can't seem to find an answer. I am looking to switch to FreeBSD full time and this is the only thing holding me back I want to run XFCE and I

Problem syncing Palm TX with jpilot on FreeBSD 8.0-BETA3

2009-08-26 Thread Tony McC
Hello, I am running FreeBSD 8.0-BETA3 amd64 and am having trouble syncing my Palm TX with jpilot. This used to work with 7.2-STABLE amd64 and I suspect I'm just not using the usb: connection correctly but have not been able to find a solution by searching the archives. I am running a custom

Re: Problem syncing Palm TX with jpilot on FreeBSD 8.0-BETA3

2009-08-27 Thread Tony McC
On Thu, 27 Aug 2009 09:36:22 +0200 Marc Fonvieille black...@freebsd.org wrote: First you need to have uvisor(4) loaded (compiled in the kernel or via the loaded module). Last uvisor(4) revision was not merged in BETA3 so you will have to wait for the merge or directly grab it from

DVD drive not detected

2009-09-10 Thread Tony McC
Hello, I am currently using 8.0-BETA4 amd64 and I noticed yesterday that my PC's internal DVD reader/writer is not detected at boot time. I'm not sure whether or not this was the case with BETA3 since I don't use the drive all that often. It was certainly working ok with 7.2-STABLE though. I

Re: flashplugin

2009-10-28 Thread Tony McC
On Tue, 27 Oct 2009 16:43:11 -0500 PJ af.gour...@videotron.ca wrote: I wish someone could explain to me why I am no longer able to install flashplugin ... none of the methods work for me on amy version... I have literally tried them all.. the latest was linux-f10 - I cleaned out all the

Re: flashplugin

2009-10-28 Thread Tony McC
On Wed, 28 Oct 2009 14:10:25 +0100 Polytropon free...@edvax.de wrote: In Windows, things don't work without thinking. The misbelief that is does is grounded in the fact that other people have to deal with problems, while the user praises Windows for its easyness of use. In PJ's case, maybe

Re: flashplugin

2009-10-28 Thread Tony McC
On Wed, 28 Oct 2009 09:13:02 -0400 PJ af.gour...@videotron.ca wrote: But to study the manual is beyond the capabilities of anyone ... sure, you can read it and study it... but you will forget anything you have read almost immediately if you are not applying what you are studying at once...

Re: flashplugin

2009-10-28 Thread Tony McC
On Wed, 28 Oct 2009 16:00:00 + Tony McC af...@btinternet.com wrote: Hi PJ, ok, I tried (I was also trying to offer you support, just a different kind). There was a lot of irrelevant material in your response but the part I have quoted shows such a deep misunderstanding of what I

Re: evince problem

2010-06-13 Thread Tony McC
On Sun, 13 Jun 2010 07:48:48 +0200 Istvan Galgand igalg...@freemail.hu wrote: Dear All, Gnome desktop. Right click e.g. on BSD_06_2010.pdf icon, selecting open with document viewer. A few seconds later the process dies. Regarding the issue by means of Google I have found two pieces of