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Old 08-29-2007, 09:33 PM   #1
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i'm trying to install beryl in Ubuntu and i'm a noob with Linux. I don't know hoe to install anything but most importantly i want to install Beryl. Will my 8600 GT support Beryl??? Can someone give me a walk through!
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Yes the 8600 GT will work. If you are using Fiesty then go to your Restricted drivers manager and enable the drivers. Then just simply open your terminal and copy and paste this...

sudo apt-get install beryl beryl-manager emerald-themes

Then you will find beryl in the system tools/
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i cant find the system tools, Sorry i'm so Noob
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open the terminal and type in


beryl-manager
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Also, to play around with your resolution and crap, type in:

sudo nvidia-settings

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Ok I have the beryl diamond in the top right corner of my screen now what do i do?
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linux is confusing. too much terminal stuff
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I agree. I don't really know how to it it yet so i don't use it, but if i got Beryl to work I would use it more often
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