ktorrent ipfilter issues

I have been having problems with kTorrent not unzipping the ipfilter list that it downloads and finally came across the solution.  I run gnome on my system and since kTorrent relies on a lot of kde libs and such it is only logical that it might have some issues.  For anyone having problems with the ipfilter not converting make sure you have the run the following command on your machine.  In my case I run Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install kdebase-kio-plugins

If it still doesn’t work with this … umm well I dont have a fix for that.

Ubuntu 7.10

So I took the plunge and upgraded my Ubuntu install from 7.04 -> 7.10. And I must say that that WOW, they did it right with the new release, seems a lot smoother and everything works perfectly. I am however having issues with the upgrade to my Work computer, its probably due to the fact that everyone and there brother is installing the updates today. Guess I might have to hold out for a few before I discover the 7.10 goodness on my work computer.

Polycom Soundpoint IP 501 updates with TFTP

Here are the steps I took to install a TFTP server onto an Ubutnu 7.10 machine.  The reason for this installation was to serve the BootRom and sip settings for Polycom Soundpoint IP 501 phones on the office network. The first thing that you need to do is install the TFTP server onto your Ubuntu … Read More