Fixing A Serial Mouse In Ubuntu 10.04

I was upgrading my mythtv boxes from 8.04 to 10.04 today, which went pretty smoothly until I rebooted.  When I got to the login screen I tried to move the pointer but nothing happened.  I wasn’t too worried, I figured that the upgrade just changed my xorg.conf file and that I could just replace it. It turns […]

Adobe Reader Bogging Down My Hardy System

I’ve been having problems with Adobe Reader eating up all the available memory and taking tons of cpu cycles.   I really would rather use an open source program like KPDF, but printing from it is broken and they have no intention of fixing it according to something I read on their mailing list or on […]