Tag Archives: ubuntu

converting a processing sketch with audio and visuals to a video on ubuntu

I really like generative art, so I have been playing with processing for a while. Processing is an open source language (on top of java), that gives the possibilty to create images, animations, with added interactivity. First I created a simulation of raindrops, and because I wanted it to be easily configurable I used processing.js: […]

upgrading to Ubunty 11.04: nvidia troubles

When upgrading my development machine to Ubunty 11.04, Natty Narwal, I also had a problem with nvidia drivers, and I want to list all possible solutions to fix that. First the symptoms: my Ubuntu would boot up, but the screen would just turn black. When booting in failsafeX it would work, but not with Unity […]

fixing pgadmin3

When i try to run pgadmin3 on my ubuntu 10.04 box i now get the following error: I assume it has something to do with one of the latest updates. I run all the updates always when they are proposed, but i am not really sure this always is a good idea. When googling the […]

installing ubuntu for ruby development

I have made the complete switch. My home development machine is no longer Windows XP, no longer dual booting Ubuntu but a full-fledged Ubuntu. After installing the dual-boot, and my machine at work this is the third time to install an ubuntu machine, and getting everything ready for ruby development. I just want to archive […]

easiest dual boot ubuntu install

I wanted to convert my XP laptop to a dual boot with Ubuntu or Kubuntu. Whichever. I want to try out linux and maybe switch altogether. Run windows inside a Virtualbox if i would really need it (e.g. for work). So i looked up different tutorials, while i was cleaning up disk-space and suddenly bumped […]