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Fix blue tints in Flash / Youtube (rekonq)

Last update on Dec. 21, 2013.

Fix blue tints in Flash / Youtube (rekonq)

Are you experiencing colour issues in Youtube or Flash videos in rekonq? Is everything too blue?

This guide will help you to fix that. It's a known bug between the nvidia driver and the current flash plugin. But there is a good workaround. 

Instructions:

  • Open rekonq browser.
  • Go to youtube website and start playing any video.
  • Right-click anywhere in the video canvas (on the video itself).
  • Select "Settings..." from the list that pops up.
  • Untick "Enable hardware acceleration" and close the popup window. See screen capture below

Now the colours should be looking correct.

Adobe Flash change settings - screen capture

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Installer bugfix available (1.1-4)

Last update on Sept. 21, 2013.

Installer bugfix available (1.1-4)

A fix for installation failure due to having a partition numbered 10 or above is available.

The easiest way to fix is to update the kwheezy-livecd package. This can be done from the Live session (booting from DVD/USB media).

  • Open 'Apper' via Applications Menu -> System > Apper.
  • Go to the 'Updates' section.
  • Click on "Check for new updates".
  • Wait for it to finish downloading the repository index (list of changes).
  • Tick the box next to kwheezy-livecd and nothing else from the list of updates. We can apply the other updates after installation.
  • Click 'Apply' button (bottom left).

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Version 1.0.1 Released

Last update on Sept. 16, 2013.

Version 1.0.1 Released

Version 1.0.1 has been released. This is a maintenance release to fix installation issues with certain drives/hard disks.

There is no other changes, no new features etc. from version 1.0. Just the installer fixes.

If you have downloaded 1.0 already and it installs sucessfully, there is no need to get 1.0.1.

If you are having installation problems, and you don't want to download 1.0.1, you can follow the wiki entitled "Installation Problems?".

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Installation Problems?

Last update on Sept. 16, 2013.

Installation Problems?

Having problems installing Kwheezy 1.0?

I have recently discovered that certain hard disk/drive sizes don't play well with the installer. Also, the installer doesn't recognise disk/drives without a partition table. It seems to only affect some drives / partition layouts. But particularly in VirtualBox.

That's OK, there's a fix already!

Kwheezy version 1.0.1 and up will include the fix.

The solution below only applies to those that are having problems
with the installer. Updating via Apper or apt-get will get you onto 1.0.1 with no difference
to the 1.0 ...

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