fresh off the boat

bored2k ulist at gs1.ubuntuforums.org
Sat Mar 12 19:59:57 UTC 2005


David M. Carney Wrote: 
> On Sat, 2005-03-12 at 19:59 +0100, Vincent Trouilliez wrote:
> > > I take your point about Hoary not been out yet, but it's not got
> long to 
> > > go, and I can't see these being fixed by then. 
> > 
> > Yes sure, I didn't mean to say that Hoary would be fixed, I meant
> that
> > Warty is already there, and not having the specific issues you (and I
> > too) are annoyed with, so you could just use Warty instead of Hoary
> :-)
> > 
> > 
> > > What I would -love-  Ubuntu to do is,
> > > 1, move 3D graphics around as fast as Suse does. Targetware flight
> sim 
> > > was fine on Suse.
> > 
> > Don't know what targetware is, but I love flight sims and X-Plane
> runs
> > perfectly on Ubuntu Warty, have you tried it ?  It's the most
> realistic
> > (from a physics pont of view) flight sim out there, and been very
> > recently ported to Linux, bit buggy at first, but the current
> version,
> > v8.06 gives me no problem at all. Evolution crashes 100 times more
> often
> > than X-Plane does !
> > 
> > --
> > Vince
> > 
> > 
> 
> I decided to give the new Linux version another try. Maybe I could
> finally dump M$ Flight Simulator and use my 20 gig WinXP hard drive as
> my home folder drive ;-)
> 
> I just wish there was a quicker way to get the demo. The mirror and
> bittorrent are both only about 20 kb per second :-(
> 
> David
> 
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> 
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> 
> 
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Low seeds? Ports forwarded ok? Bad luck. I'd suggest trying aMule but
its probably even slower.


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