[LAU] Asus EEE 1000 as new softsynth?
ken at restivo.org
Mon Nov 24 01:59:06 EST 2008
On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 10:36:00AM +1100, Roger E wrote:
> > If there is room for complaining then that would be:
> > 1) 1024x600 resolution at times is cumbersome as some dialogs/apps by
> > default have windows that don't allow resizing below ~650 pixels height-wise
> > (cough, cough, ardour mixer? :-) making it a bit annoying to deal with as
> > taskbars end-up covering the ok/cancel buttons
> I use DebianEEE with Xfce on my EeePC900. You can auto-hide the taskbar
> so it pops up when you move the cursor to the bottom. You can do this
> with KDE too.
> I know it still leaves at least 50px hidden, but it helps. Avidemux has
> the same problem.
So far, the only real problems I've had that I haven't been able to solve with a quick Wiki/Google/FAQ read or from rote memory, are these two:
1) Aggh, fonts in rxvt and mutt! http://www.restivo.org/misc/ugly-fonts.png
I solved this problem once before, somehow (LOCALE?), when I first set up my other Asus laptop, but I don't remember how exactly.
2) Suspend to disk works, but sudo /etc/acpi/sleep.sh does nothing. I've no idea why. I'd sure like to have RAM sleep working, since suspend-to-disk thrashes the SSD unnecessarily.
Not too bad. Once I get the above resolved, I'll try the 2.6.26-rt11 kernel and see how it goes.
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