Scratch on Linux

MIT has Scratch on Linux.  Check the site for more details.  It is interesting to note that Scratch runs on Squeak. Debian / Ubuntu Package You can download the latest Scratch package for Ubuntu from our Download page. The source code for this package is hosted on Assembla, as is the list of bugs. If…… Continue reading Scratch on Linux

Ubuntu 11.04: Natty Narwhal In The Shop

Machine A:  oldest machine I am using, running Ubuntu 10.10 fine, Final 11.04 won’t run Unity (can’t do OpenGL) and when it goes back to classic mode the menus first don’t display quite correctly and then they disappear completely and flash on and off.  Unusable.  Installed Fedora Beta, Gnome 3 runs, machine stable, looks pretty,…… Continue reading Ubuntu 11.04: Natty Narwhal In The Shop

Solved Synergy Problem With Dependent Libs

I was having trouble with Synergy on one of my mixed Windows7 and Ubuntu 10.10 setups, the graphical interface never started. I checked for log errors, nothing there.  Checked for zombie or orphaned processes, nothing running amok there.  I felt it was graphical in nature but nothing but my trick knee to back that up.…… Continue reading Solved Synergy Problem With Dependent Libs