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by semi-fly
Fri Feb 21, 2003 3:09 pm
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: MOZILLA / NETSCAPE / IRIX / FLASH -------- HELP :)
Replies: 30
Views: 3471

Well, the last time I ran a fresh install of Mozilla, I had a few problems and wound up systematically installing each required package individually. Try this, First go here: http://freeware.sgi.com/prereq.cgi?product=fw_mozilla Install fw_gcc. Then, install fw_glib from the same location. After tha...
by semi-fly
Fri Feb 21, 2003 2:41 pm
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: MOZILLA / NETSCAPE / IRIX / FLASH -------- HELP :)
Replies: 30
Views: 3471

What. where?

I'm sorry, are you still in the process of getting Mozilla working?
by semi-fly
Fri Feb 21, 2003 1:47 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: Samba, Sharity, ...?
Replies: 17
Views: 949

Samba

SAMBA's a fantastic medium for printer/file sharing. I have several systems at work running SAMBA, anything from back-ups to file sharing; It's also extremely easy to setup, fast, stable and transparent. Word.
by semi-fly
Fri Feb 21, 2003 11:12 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: MOZILLA / NETSCAPE / IRIX / FLASH -------- HELP :)
Replies: 30
Views: 3471

True ... though if SGI freeware was compiled statically I suppose this wouldn't be as big of an issue. Blame it on shared objects

Yep. That and shear laziness. :)
by semi-fly
Fri Feb 21, 2003 9:09 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: MOZILLA / NETSCAPE / IRIX / FLASH -------- HELP :)
Replies: 30
Views: 3471

Open source

The dependency problems associated with most freeware packages on IRIX is an inherited issue with the open source model in general, and not really with IRIX it's self. Most users don't mind installing a few extra packages to get somthing working properly, but now days it's getting ridiculous: http:/...
by semi-fly
Fri Feb 21, 2003 7:51 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: 20" TFT Flat Panel For SGI
Replies: 23
Views: 2605

I've tried several SOG LCD pannels on my Octane, including a KDS Rad5/RadX, and a View Sonic VG150m, neither of which would work. The only PC-based display I've managed to get working with the 13W3 adapter is a View Sonic 19' inch G790. I plan on testing every monitor I can get my hands on, maybe ge...

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