BenQ G2222HDL 22 Inch Widescreen LED Monitor

After many years of using a small 12inch flat screen monitor I finally decided to update and beat the VAT increase that was coming in the new year & brought a new monitor that will play HD stuff on 1080p. I brought the monitor from Aria as I have used them many times before, the ...

Upgrading to Ubuntu 10.04

After preparing all my back ups I decided to complete a base install of Ubuntu 10.04 from 9.10. The reason for the base install was so that I would have a nice clean install on a LTS release and also I wanted to move to Ext 4 file system as doing the normal upgrade I ...

Upgrade to Ubuntu 9.04 3

Upgrade my system from ubuntu 8.10 to 9.04 via the software update function. It all seemed to work fine, but took about hour plus to complete which is more down to my system (self build machine, done about 5 years or more ago) than ubuntu I would say. My first impressions is that it appears ...

Ubuntu 8.10 – Intrepid Ibex

I have now upgraded to ubuntu 8.10 the other day, the install went with out any problems. The only issue that I have is with my GPU which is a GeForce4 MX 420 and that required me to activate the nVidia proprietary driver version 96. This will enable the 3D acceleration to work. I’m not ...