themactep

a collection of miscellaneous projects of Paul Philippov

How to get rid of color dots while playing videos in Chrome

in /opt/google/chrome/google-chrome edit the last line to read

$ exec -a "$0" "$HERE/chrome" --disable-accelerated-compositing "$@"

How to install Acrobat Reader 9.5.5 on Ubuntu

$ sudo apt-get install libgtk2.0-0:i386 libxml2:i386 libidn11:i386 \
    libpangox-1.0-0:i386 gtk2-engines-murrine:i386 gtk2-engines-pixbuf:i386
$ wget -c ftp://ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/unix/9.x/9.5.5/enu/AdbeRdr9.5.5-1_i386linux_enu.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i AdbeRdr9.5.5-1_i386linux_enu.deb
$ wget -c http://ardownload.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/unix/9.x/9.1/misc/FontPack910_cht_i486-linux.tar.bz2
$ tar xvf FontPack910_cht_i486-linux.tar.bz2
$ cd CHTKIT
$ sudo ./INSTALL