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Cute Giraffe

Video Converters by linuxoidoz 28 comments

Yes, It starts now :)

Thanks. - Aug 10 2013
Cute Giraffe

Video Converters by linuxoidoz 28 comments

I just want to start it.

Full backtrace:
python2.7 cutegiraffe.pyw
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "cutegiraffe.pyw", line 41, in <module>
win = Codec(a)
File "/home/crissi/CuteGiraffe-2.0/applications/codec/mainwindow.py", line 54, in __init__
self.main_ui()
File "/home/crissi/CuteGiraffe-2.0/applications/codec/mainwindow.py", line 102, in main_ui
self.video_page = VideoPage(self.files, self)
File "/home/crissi//CuteGiraffe-2.0/applications/codec/videopage.py", line 44, in __init__
self.video_ui()
File "/home/crissi/CuteGiraffe-2.0/applications/codec/videopage.py", line 141, in video_ui
self.int_validator = QIntValidator()
TypeError: arguments did not match any overloaded call:
QIntValidator(QObject): not enough arguments
QIntValidator(int, int, QObject): not enough arguments - Aug 09 2013
Cute Giraffe

Video Converters by linuxoidoz 28 comments

File "/home/crissi/CuteGiraffe-2.0/applications/codec/videopage.py", line 141, in video_ui
self.int_validator = QIntValidator()
TypeError: arguments did not match any overloaded call:
QIntValidator(QObject): not enough arguments
QIntValidator(int, int, QObject): not enough arguments - Aug 08 2013
Flouressence

KDE 3 Color Schemes by Losang 11 comments

I still using KDE 3.5.x.
KDE4 is still missing important things and have anjoying bugs. KDE 3.5.x is a stable workhorse which do a excellent job.

The following things keep me on KDE3.5.x:

- panels cant be stacked (important for me! but kde devs still refusing to made it, not hard to implement, very useful if you have a lot of windows open and window list is an extra panel as in kde 1-3)

- grouping panel is very hard to configure and looks a little bit unfinished (arrage applets hard, no way to swap rows, ...)

- akonadi is getting very busy for some time with large imap trees

- kmail shows some imap messages duplicated

- imap folder access with kmail is slower than kmail1

- print dialog is still very limited (no print preview, no poster print, psnup filters missing, print multiple pages on a sheet missing, no duplex print options)

- FolderView keeps sorting icons bug still exist (https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=227157)


The most important for me is the panel issue. When the panel got more love and the feature of panel stacking will be back? Also, the grouping panel could be help a bit but its really need work on it to get it in usable state.

Someone to know to get the issues of KDE4 solved? - Mar 27 2013
Flouressence

KDE 3 Color Schemes by Losang 11 comments

I still using KDE 3.5.x.
KDE4 is still missing important things and have anjoying bugs. KDE 3.5.x is a stable workhorse which do a excellent job.

The following things keep me on KDE3.5.x:

- panels cant be stacked (important for me! but kde devs still refusing to made it, not hard to implement, very useful if you have a lot of windows open and window list is an extra panel as in kde 1-3)

- grouping panel is very hard to configure and looks a little bit unfinished (arrage applets hard, no way to swap rows, ...)

- akonadi is getting very busy for some time with large imap trees

- kmail shows some imap messages duplicated

- imap folder access with kmail is slower than kmail1

- print dialog is still very limited (no print preview, no poster print, psnup filters missing, print multiple pages on a sheet missing, no duplex print options)

- FolderView keeps sorting icons bug still exist (https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=227157)


The most important for me is the panel issue. When the panel got more love and the feature of panel stacking will be back? Also, the grouping panel could be help a bit but its really need work on it to get it in usable state.

Someone to know to get the issues of KDE4 solved? - Mar 27 2013
virtual_hdd_led

System Software by crissi 11 comments

Fixed in svn (kde svn /playground/base/plasma/applets/virtual_hdd_led). - Jul 20 2010
virtual_hdd_led

System Software by crissi 11 comments

> KDE 4.4 from unstable). However, my choice of drive (trying for hdc) will not stick - the widget only shows sda. Other settings (draw device name/draw border) stick and the display updates, but not the choice of drive.
This is fixed in 0.5. - Jun 22 2010
virtual_hdd_led

System Software by crissi 11 comments

> -- After cmake complained about cmake_minimum_required(VERSION 2.8) missing in CMakeLists.txt I added the line and tried again.
>
> This gave the error:
>
> CMake Error at /usr/share/cmake-2.8/Modules/FindKDE4.cmake:98 (MESSAGE):
> ERROR: cmake/modules/FindKDE4Internal.cmake not found in
/home/tol/.kde/share/apps;/usr/share/kubuntu-default-settings/kde4-profile/default/share/apps;/usr/share/kde4/apps
> Call Stack (most recent call first):
> CMakeLists.txt:5 (find_package)

You have to install kdebase and kdelibs development package first. - Jun 21 2010
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Please contact me personally. - Mar 05 2010
KGtk (Use KDE Dialogs in Gtk Apps)

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements by CraigD 453 comments

Hello,

I have problems with 0.10.0 and 0.10.1. Kdialogd crashes.

But after a whiole searching I found a workaround:

0.9.4 works without crash.
http://www.filewatcher.com/m/KGtk-0.9.4.tar.bz2.42300.0.0.html

If I have time, i'll look into the code of 0.10.1 later. - Oct 06 2009
Linux unified kernel

System Software by linooxlee 1 comment

Who need that? There is Linux or Windows. The user can decide. I think this is wasting time. Working on the kernel and improve it or wring new drivers is more useful - Sep 01 2009
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

I got it. It seems to be an Qt bug (< 4.5.1). On my machine runs 4.5.1 and it dont crash. On 2 other machines it does crashing because an assertion fail. This is very unuseal.
I found a workaround and commited it to svn. So KVpnc (KDE4) now opens the profile manager again ;) - Jun 18 2009
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Hm, strange.

Which kde4 version and which qt4 you are using?

Can you compile with -DDEBUG=1 and give me the backtrace? - Jun 18 2009
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Fixed in kde svn. - Jun 18 2009
KGtk (Use KDE Dialogs in Gtk Apps)

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements by CraigD 453 comments

It would be nice, if I can use my editor (PyPE) with remote files (via kde dialogs).

You have to use an ioslave, which handles the local store and saving back.

Please implement this! - Feb 06 2009
KBandwidthNG

System Software by dexterlexter 4 comments

Did you know kdevmon? It was an very cool kde3 app and I port it to KDE4 some month ago.

You can download it from kde svn:
svn co svn://anonsvn.kde.org/home/kde/trunk/playground/network/kdevmon kdevmon-kde4
then:
cd kdevmon-kde4 && cmake . && make

Its the only one app which can display bars/lines or text (e.g. 2b, 5k, 7m for values with units) in a small icon (16x16 is possible):
http://crissi.linux-administrator.com/tmp/kdevmon.png
http://crissi.linux-administrator.com/tmp/kdevmon2.png

Try it! - Dec 14 2008
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Try svn ;) - Nov 25 2008
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Added in svn ;) This option also works for the original cisco client. - Jun 10 2008
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Implemented in svn. Try that. - May 29 2008
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Try latest svn. There is a fix for latest vpnc (some changes in vpnc svn). - May 29 2008
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> I have a working vpnclient install and profile.
>
> When I try to import the pcf file kvpnc crashes (SIGSEGV); partial stack dump:
> [...]
It seems to be a problem with special chars inside the pcf. can you mail it to me (use mail address shown in kvpnc about info)?

> I also tried the profile wizard. I selected "Import PCF file" but it never prompts me to pick the file. When I hit "Finish" on the last page the status message in the log says "Creating new profile canceled".
This is now fixed in svn. As hotfix you can select cisco (free) as type, and import. Later you can change the type in profile or preferences dialog.

- Dec 31 2007
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

I'll add selection between chap and pap to todo list. - Feb 18 2007
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

cert you hat written, so this question is obsolete. - Jan 13 2007
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

did you are using certificates or PSk? - Jan 13 2007
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

You can set additional routes at:
Profile manager - network - routes :) - Sep 24 2006
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Use 0.8.5.1 - Aug 29 2006
KGtk (Use KDE Dialogs in Gtk Apps)

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements by CraigD 453 comments

I would be very cool if print dialogs could be replaced with kprinter

Anyway: Thanks for the good work!!! - Jul 23 2006
KOVpn

VPN by danimo 14 comments

Did you know KVpnc? It does similar and other vpns. - Mar 30 2006
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> At some point when using a wrong password I got this:
>
> 2006-03-06 14:21:30 Debug: Es wird versucht, zu Server "**.**.**" mit User "****" zu verbinden...
>
> 2006-03-06 14:21:30 Info: [pppd]anon fatal[get_ip_address:pptp.c:357]: >gethostbyname '**.**.**': name server error
> Couldn't get channel number: >Input/output error
>
> 2006-03-06 14:21:39 Fehler: Ein-/Aushgabefehler
I'll have a look over it.

> After that all my profiles where wiped out. So I recommend saving .kde/share/config/kvpncrc somewhere in case you need it.
I'll look for it.

> Futher problem:
> When I try to close there is a message box saying that KVPNC doesnt close but minimize to the system tray. But even if I check "Do not show again" the box is shown every time.
Fixed in cvs.

It would be nice if you visit me at #kvpnc on irc.freenode.net - Mar 23 2006
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Currently you can add additional routes.

Support for multiple vpn connections is planned but not implemented yet. - Mar 06 2006
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Hello,

> since version 2 beta x openvpn is able to support smartcards via pkcs11.
These are just about 5 options in the config file.
Give me an exmaple for it ;)

> There will be a password prompt at the command line, to enter the PIN of the smartcard.
>
> When will kvpnc support this?
I have no hardware for this but I think its not hard to do. So it can be done in next release (cvs/0.8.4)

I'm currently on Linuxtag at Chemnitz, if you there, you can find my at the KDE place. - Mar 05 2006
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> Does anyone know where I can
get older versions.
Yes, go to http://download.gna.org/kvpnc/ but I recommend to use latest 0.8.2.1 (http://ie.releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/k/kvpnc/kvpnc_0.8.2.1-0ubuntu1_i386.deb)

> This app used to work great but since I've switched to Kubuntu I got
a new version. All the new versions dont work with PPTP.
0.8.2.1 should work with pptp (pptp detection changed).

> The version coming with Kubuntu (0.8) did crash consistently - on config, on exit, on nearly every occasion. Then I compiled 0.8.1. Still crashes. Then I compiled the current version. This one doesnt work with the ppp coming with Kubuntu anymore. It uses an option "mppe" which doesnt seem to exist.
0.8.2 changes pptp handling. KVpnc now detect which pptp implemtation is used and set right options.

> I dont want to recompile ppp. So, I just want the old kvpnc back - I dont
need any of the new features. - Jan 24 2006
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Fixed in cvs. I'll release 0.8.2.1 shortly :) - Dec 26 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> [x] "force mmpe"
> [x] "disable 40-bit"
Now set as default. - Dec 09 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Fixed - Dec 09 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> I am unable to connect using KVPNC to my work.
Bad...

> I am using Mandriva's PPTP package. > In the PPTP client's page:
> http://pptpclient.sourceforge.net/howto-mandrake-101.phtml
> suggests that Mandriva's PPTP uses different options. I would assume that kvpnc do not sends Mandriva's options to PPTP and that cause failure in the connection.
I'll look at it.

> Questions:
> * Do you know if this is the case?
Now I know it ;)

> * How could I send the proper options to Mandriva's PPTP from KVPNC?
I'll have a look at it and try to fix.
Can you join #kvpnc on irc.freenode.net? - Dec 09 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

thanks, fixed. - Oct 25 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> I've had major problems connecting to a windows server.
> Comparing with the PHP-gtk pptp-tool brought the solution:
>
> [x] "force mmpe"
> [x] "disable 40-bit"

> is required. Perhaps this should be the default, because it is the default with the php-gtk-tool and required for ordinary windows servers.

I haved it in cvs. - Jul 16 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> Do you plan to join the main KDE SVN repository.
Yes I have think about it but no idea how to get into ;)

> I think your powerful application has a place in KDE Network.
Thats the vision I have :) - Jul 08 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

>> also it doesnt have an option for start in tray.
> Option for auto connect to a selected profile and minimize to tray if successful?

Now implemented in CVS :) - Jul 03 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> the password is not remembered, so If I have it as a session it asks for the password every boot.
Do you mean kdesu password entry dialog? Thats not KVpnc related...

> also it doesnt have an option for start in tray.
Option for auto connect to a selected profile and minimize to tray if successful? - Mar 28 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

I made kvpnc-cvs-0.2.ebuild with your contents and change the link to it. - Feb 28 2005
Katalog

Database by salvaste 42 comments

Hey, there is another cool program called cdcat (http://cdcat.sf.net)

It could be nice if your program can read the catalog file of it and show it in konqueror... - Feb 22 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

>Man, I finally got this thing to work! Thanks for the info. Now, here's the #1 feature request I'd like to ask:

> Please add the "Xauth Interactive" option to the profile configuration. My job uses a challenge system and it would be nice to input the password in a dialog box instead of in the Profile and then having to save it. Thanks.

The CVS version will now popup a dialog if the password(s) not stored for entering it. The next release will contain it ;) - Feb 20 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> I want to connect my linux desktop to a microsoft vpn.

> Does exist a graphical tool to do that ?

The current CVS of kvpnc supports PPTP and new version which will released next week too. - Feb 20 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

> # modprobe tun
> FATAL: Module tun not found.
You need kernel 2.6 or a patched 2.4. kernel.

> What settings in the kernel do I need to make sure are checked to build the tun module?
Device drivers - Networking support - Universal TUN/TAP device driver support


> I thought I had enabled tunneling but obviously, I missed something.
Yes :) - Feb 03 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

thx for the info! - Jan 31 2005
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

>abcdef@131.246.118.240: /usr/sbin/vpnc: >can't open /dev/net/tun, check that it is either device char 10 200 or (with DevFS) a symlink to ../misc/net/tun (not misc/net/tun!!!): No such file or directory
>/usr/sbin/vpnc: can't initialise >tunnel interface: No such file or directory
> Any idea how I can fix this?
It means that the tunnel interface cant be initalized. you need to create the device file:
mkdir -p /dev/net
mknod /dev/net/tun c 10 200

and then load the module:
modprobe tun

I - Jan 29 2005
KDE PureFTPd User Manager

System Software by crissi 2 comments

file not found. - Dec 24 2004
kvpnc

Network by crissi 129 comments

Now implemented in cvs. That means the next release will provide this option.

bugs/wishes should be added at:
https://gna.org/bugs/?group=kvpnc - Dec 11 2004
8 .0
Aug 12 2009