Friday, July 6, 2012

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

MS Lifecam Cinema works natively in OS X 10.8

My $20 Microsoft Lifecam Cinema web camera seems to be fully supported under OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion developer preview 4. In 10.7 and lower I had to use the excellent MacCam drivers for it to be supported.

FaceTime, Messages, and Photobooth work fine with this camera.

Sunday, July 1, 2012

Playonlinux on Fedora 17

On Fedora 17 I had to install a few extra packages to make Playonlinux work. I am currently using a nVidia video card, the  xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-libs.i686 package will be different for ATI (or might not be needed at all).
yum install p7zip xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-libs.i686 icoutils