Adobe Air Applications Can’t Find Passwords etc?

TweetDeck for Linux, for example. Refused to start on me recently because it couldn’t find or access the location where I had saved my encrypted details. The problem is caused by Adobe Air not being able to find a running daemon for Gnome Keyring or KWallet, or a corrupted wallet database. Continue reading Adobe Air Applications Can’t Find Passwords etc?

Does Your Volume Control Freeze on KDE?

I’ve been using KDE4 on OpenSuse (11.4 currently) for some time and never had any problems. After a recent patch fix to the system, the volume control buttons on my Dell Vostro stopped responding. Normally pressing volume up or volume down worked instantaneously. Stop and go still worked fine, but not volume. Continue reading Does Your Volume Control Freeze on KDE?

NetBeans Complains That it Can’t Find Java.Lang in your Android Project.

Using NetBeans (version 7.0.1) to develop Android applications and for no apparent reason, a project that worked yesterday won’t run any more. It compiles without error but refuses to run – whether or not the emulator is running – and doesn’t produce an error. Hmmm.  Continue reading NetBeans Complains That it Can’t Find Java.Lang in your Android Project.