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Arch Using the Composite extension with Xorg
Post date: April 13, 2005, 21:04 Category: Desktop Views: 101
Tutorial quote: Enabling this extension allows for all drawing to occur on an offscreen buffer first, then it is blitted to the actual framebuffer when all drawing is done. This allows for flicker free rendering and some other cool effects like real transparency and shadows.
Arch XOrg Font Configuration
Post date: April 13, 2005, 21:04 Category: Desktop Views: 122
Tutorial quote: Learn how to add/remove and configure your fonts on Arch.
Gentoo GCC extension for protecting from stack-smashing attacks
Post date: April 20, 2005, 06:04 Category: Security Views: 80
Tutorial quote: The Stack-Smashing Protector (SSP, formerly ProPolice) is perhaps one of the most sophisticated yet simplistic protective compiler technologies to date which makes use of canary values by rearranging local variables and function pointers. When (ssp) is enabled it can prevent many forms of the common return-to-libc attack. It is implemented as a patch to GCC which will automatically insert protection code into your programs at compile time. It is developed by Hiroaki Etoh at IBM.
Linux How to set up mouse scroll wheel
Post date: April 13, 2005, 21:04 Category: Desktop Views: 74
Tutorial quote: How can I set up my mouse scroll wheel in Xorg or XFree86? Here is quick solution :)