Some time ago i helped a friend install Serviio on his Readynas Ultra 2, but it was not running quite as well, as i had hoped…
So i was quite happy when i read this post from the Plex team.
It was now possible for the Plex Media Server to transcode .mkv directly to a PS3.
The installation was a bit tricky, so i thought that a small guide for the internet would be welcome.
- Download the Readynas .bin file from here, direct link here
- Upload the .bin to your Readynas via the web interface.
- Edit the user profile by copying this template
Transfer speeds ranging between 2.0 – 4.0 mb/sec on usb 2.0 *sigh*
How to fix this you ask?
After some google searching i found this bug report, low and behold the fix to my problem was to modify the following file:
insert these two commands in the bottom of the file:
Voila, tranfer speed ranging between 20.0 – 30.0 mb/sec! Life is good, sehr good.
I hate tearing, i really hate tearing… and Compiz…
The only way to eliminate tearing on my Dell XPS with a 8400m graphics chip is to run the following as a Startup Application:
bash -c 'compiz --replace'
To test if the compiz –replace command works, press ALT-F2 and write:
You all know the feeling…
Why do i have do hand-in an assignment in Calibri?
Comic sans is the killer font, and forcing me to use Calibri kills a bit of my soul everytime…
So finding this guide/script made my day!
Do the following:
- (In a terminal)
sudo apt-get install cabextract
- Then write this in a file,name it vista-fonts-installer.sh, put it in your home folder.
- (in a terminal)
chmod a+x ~/vista-fonts-installer.sh
- Then run the file
Thanks to Carthik & Aristotle Pagaltzis for the post & script.