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Previous posts from GitHub blog:


2/15/18: New site design I am currently sorting out plans to make a new, more simple website design.

3/7/18: New projects New projects have been released! Yabah - Blocks junk on the web using the HOSTS file: https://github.com/sparksammy/YABAH

i3-installer - Automatically install & rice i3: https://github.com/sparksammy/i3-installer

ROBLOX Scripts:

https://github.com/sparksammy/ROBLOX

6/24/18: I saw this at Lowe’s. I was shocked.
Image of Lowe's Chungus chips sign

4/8/19: Jeez I’ve been busy. It’s already been 1 year!

It’s been 1 year without posts. What’s going on? The answer to that is: I am trying to figgure out what to do with my life, play video games, and complete high school. Also: I’ve been working on an even more minimalist site, this time in pure HTML/CSS/JS and without (for the most part) serverside scripting.

4/20/19: HOW TO INSTALL ROBLOX STUDIO ON GNU/LINUX By Sparksammy.

Update: Just use the amazing Grapejuice project

NEEDS:

STEPS:

  1. Create a folder “C:\Program Files (x86)\ROBLOX\Versions"
  2. Download 10.2017 from https://github.com/lutris/lutris/wiki/Installing-drivers
  3. Copy version * into ROBLOX
  4. Launch RobloxStudioBeta.exe in wine and login (NOT StudioLauncher)
  5. Close
  6. Copy and replace ROBLOX Studio from a Windows machine to the SAME version folder
  7. Repeat step 4
  8. ROBLOX Studio is now working.

KNOWN BUGS:

4/30/19: Blog moved Update: back to old design due to technical diffrences Blog moved here.

8/14/19: ROBLOX PLAYER ON LINUX!!! THE GUIDE

WARNING: THIS REQUIRES A BEEFY COMPUTER! ALSO: GENYMOTION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. DO NOT USE IT FOR BUSINESS. —


From my WordPress.com Blog (Early-Mid 2020)


My First Blog Post Post author By sparksammy Post date February 27, 2020 No Commentson My First Blog Post Sticky post Hello, world: An intro post on my blog. Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. Hello, I am Samuel Lord, an autistic (not kidding, actually am autistic.) man-child born in 2001. The same year HAL9000 was *supposed* to be made, they made me. My skills? Programming, eating, sleeping, working with computer-based technology. Enjoy my website, I guess. It’s almost my bed time. Goodnight. Update: If you want my old blog, here it is: It's above this section. EditMy First Blog Post Tags 2001, about me, manchild, myself, old blog link

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I’m just using Windows for now Post author By sparksammy Post date May 27, 2020 No Commentson I’m just using Windows for now What can I say, it has all my apps. EditI’m just using Windows for now Categories UNCATEGORIZED

GEMS seems to work good so far! Post author By sparksammy Post date May 21, 2020 No Commentson GEMS seems to work good so far! Hello! If you haven’t heard yet, me and a friend (well, mostly me) are working on a basic, FOSS Operating System called GEMS. Here’s a quick demo of some of our progress. (Warning! It’s LOUD) A demo of GEMS under a QEMU virtual machine in Pop!_OS. If you would like to help, fork/download the source code, compile it yourself, or just download a pre-built release, you can go to my GitHub (in the footer) and go to my GEMS repo. Besides that, have fun! –Sparksammy EditGEMS seems to work good so far! Categories UNCATEGORIZED

Why I decided to destroy TVI and end my “friendship” with FlyingDuck3121 /DSchott1234 Post author By sparksammy Post date May 12, 2020 No Comments on Why I decided to destroy TVI and end my “friendship” with FlyingDuck3121 /DSchott1234 Because: DS was a bad friend and kept on censoring me multiple times for no reason, even though it wasn’t even that bad. We both know I am American, thus have freedom of speech Would censor me even if I said something like “TVI is getting boring, here’s why…” with very justifiable reasoning TVI was the most boring, most strict group I’ve ever been to. They are a bunch of boring nerds. Their group activities are boring as well. They are strict AF. TVI is just overall not fun, it has lost it’s magic. Anyone who says otherwise hasn’t been to TVI in the early days. (Back when things weren’t as strict To give them a message they cannot ignore. And that’s why I destroyed TVI and ended my “friendship” with the owner. I tried talking with him the time before last (i.e. before when everyone was like “FU YOU ARE LYING” or “ZOMG SPARKSAMMY.COM IS DANGEROUS” even though I wasn’t/it isn’t.), but no resolution was ever formed. EditWhy I decided to destroy TVI and end my “friendship” with FlyingDuck3121 /DSchott1234 Categories UNCATEGORIZED

How to get a setup like mine (as of May 1st 2020) Post author By sparksammy Post date May 1, 2020 No Commentson How to get a setup like mine (as of May 1st 2020) What you need: A Pop!_OS laptop with internet and Parsec client logged in A Windows PC with internet Parsec server logged in (same app as the client, hosting is just a Windows-only feature as of the writing of this post) 1 HDMI cable (2 if you have an NVIDIA card and want to hook the Laptop to a display, if you don’t have an extra HDMI cable you can just use the display of the laptop) Unplug everything from the Windows PC except HDMI (if you have NVIDIA), Internet, and a spare mouse. Hook up a keyboard, mouse, headset, etc to your laptop. Open Parsec Connect to the same network if you can’t get port forwarding to work It should automatically find your desktop. You are done! Click connect on the one with your desktop name once you are ready to use Windows. EditHow to get a setup like mine (as of May 1st 2020) Categories UNCATEGORIZED

Errors running Genymotion? Try these commands! Post author By sparksammy Post date April 29, 2020 No Commentson Errors running Genymotion? Try these commands! sudo modprobe vboxdrv sudo usermod -a -G vboxusers $USER EditErrors running Genymotion? Try these commands! Categories UNCATEGORIZED

Sparksammy Web App: The app for all of your Sparksammy cravings! Post author By 0klomsy Post date April 24, 2020 No Commentson Sparksammy Web App: The app for all of your Sparksammy cravings! So. Today Sparksammy decided to make a new web app, it was a web app that listed all of his Blog Posts and the newest youtube video! I think it’s a great idea, I will update you on when it gets released though I doubt it will get into the App Store or Google Play Store cause those are expensive! Especially the App Store. it literally costs 100$ anually to make an app. screw that! EditSparksammy Web App: The app for all of your Sparksammy cravings! Categories UNCATEGORIZED

Fun fact: UT Health Ea(s)t Texas… [CBS19 Typo] Post author By sparksammy Post date April 20, 2020 No Comments on Fun fact: UT Health Ea(s)t Texas… [CBS19 Typo] Here EditFun fact: UT Health Ea(s)t Texas… [CBS19 Typo] Categories HOW-TOS UNCATEGORIZED

How to install ROBLOX/GeForce Now in Linux Post author By sparksammy Post date March 24, 2020 No Commentson How to install ROBLOX/GeForce Now in Linux Just a quick note before the post: If this looks familiar, that’s because it is. It is highly based off of my old post from my old blog. WARNING: THIS REQUIRES A BEEFY COMPUTER! ALSO: GENYMOTION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. DO NOT USE IT FOR BUSINESS. ALSO: THIS IS MEANT FOR POP!_OS… Download GenyMotion from here Reboot Set up GenyMotion and choose the Google Pixel 3 on Android 9 Install Android Oreo ARM Package shown here (Drag and drop) Reboot VIRTUAL DEVICE Install GAPPS (Click the button to the right, near the top of the window, marked OpenGApps) Reboot VIRTUAL DEVICE Download the latest ROBLOX apk here and/or GeForce Now from here. Install (Drag and drop) Once you have done all those steps, it should work! Disclaimer: You might have to do a ton of captchas! How to: Add a USB controller Ok so basically you have to add yourself to the group “vboxusers” by running: 1 sudo usermod -a -G vboxusers $USER and rebooting. Then download the VirtualBox Extensions Pack and install it. Lastly, go to your Virtual Machine Settings for your device (should be the name of your Genymotion instance), then go to USB, change it to USB 2.0, and add your USB controller (Mine was called “GAME For Windows” because mine was a bootleg XBOX 360 Controller made for Windows.) Apply changes, click OK, BUT DO NOT START IT FROM VIRTUALBOX. Instead, close VirtualBox, and start it from GenyMotion. Ta-da! It should now work! EditHow to install ROBLOX/GeForce Now in Linux Tags fortnite, geforce now, genymotion, linux, nvidia geforce now, pop!_os, roblox

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