Author Archives: padoca

Padoca is back and a little KDE 3D treat


So, after a long hiatus, Padoca is back to life. Like in the past, i pretend writing about all open source and free software, and talk about what’s going on in the software world in general and the free/libre one in … Continue reading

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KMix, Veromix, QML and other stories…


I’m very happy as of late, you know? Why? Well, one of my favorite pet disgruntles with KDE KMix (kde default audio mixer) was that it felt that the poor thing was abandoned. Is felt old and misplaced compared to … Continue reading

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Linux Browsers GPU (2d/3d) support review (firefox/chrome)


Firefox 4.0 beta 9 was release a few days ago and Chromium (chrome) 10.x is coming along nicely, showing that things are starting to stabilize while developers ready their code for 2011 releases. So i decided to fire up both … Continue reading

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Amarok 2.2 – Review de lançamento (portuguese version).


O amarok 2.2 acabou de sair, e com ele, uma miríade de novidades que tornarão a sua vida musical maior, melhor e mais colorida. 🙂 Segue uma análise de algumas das novas funcionalidades que seguem no novo lobinho. Para começar, … Continue reading

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Amarok 2.2 – Reloaded, revamped, rethinked, reeverything!


I have a little secret to share with you, Amarok 2.2 Beta 1 is almost out!! shhhh, don’t tell anyone, it might scare the little puppy 🙂 Are you curious to what incredible and life changing goodies it will bring … Continue reading

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Consertando a webcam que usa v4l ao invés de v4l2 no seu (k)ubuntu 9.04


Eu tenho uma Webcam antiga que comprei do matusalém quando ele mudou de máquina, é uma Pixart PAC207BCA que utiliza o famoso módulo gspca, mais precisamente o gspca_pac207. Acontece que no ubuntu jaunty e superior, a maldita não funciona corretamente … Continue reading

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1 Bilhão de raposas! Parabéns Firefox!


E disseram que não seria possível! AH! enjoy!

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