Monthly Archives: January 2009

Ubuntu Gamers Arena

I found a fantastic site specialized in games available for Ubuntu. If you’re a gamer and you’re using Ubuntu, then “Ubuntu Gamers Arena” is for you.

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Playdeb; An Ubuntu Games Repository

The very famous http://www.getdeb.net website for providing a LOT of packages for Ubuntu including Games, Audio, Multimedia, Development…etc has created a project (still in beta stage till the time of this entry) which aims at providing a repository specialized in … Continue reading

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StarDict, The Free Dictionary

I was searching for a good dictionary in my Ubuntu box, and after some googling, I found StarDict; first impression is nice, especially that there are many downloadable dictionaries availabe (especially the English-Arabic and Arabic-English ones I need) and provides … Continue reading

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The Perfect Wireless Solution for Thinkpad T60 with Atheros Communications Inc. AR5212 802.11abg NIC on Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex)

There are many wireless drivers available for Linux: ath5k, madwifi, ndiswrapper…etc. For the model described in the title (Atheros), madwifi latest version exists in Ubuntu 8.10 by default, and I faced the following problems: Very weak signal, even if I’m … Continue reading

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Adblock Plus Bug Fixed: No more Java Applets Crashes

Adblock plus was causing a very annoying crash whenever you run ANY website with a Java applet embedded! Starting from the V1.0.1, this bug is finally fixed and for those who removed the adblock plus plugin from Firefox or the … Continue reading

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