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Fieryphoenix (1161565) writes "With the danger from floodwaters receding for the moment along with the water level, blogger and concept3D employee Matt Chambers has used Sketch Up to illustrate the immense number of sandbags filled and placed by volunteers as a major part of the last-minute defense against record flooding of the Red River in the past several days. Turn's out, it's a pretty fair amount." Link to Original Source top
Fieryphoenix (1161565) writes "Two years after being asked where the X-Fi Linux drivers were, a beta driver has finally been
for download. The proprietary driver is for 64 bit systems only, and will not compile under GCC 4.0 or later. Initial features appear to be limited only to basic ALSA support, with S/PDIF notably lacking. Now if only I could be certain of swiftly released drivers for NVidia's G92 based cards next year, I'd decide to finally go on another Gentoo installation bender... this time to stay."