Chromium OS Zero is released , is what announced today Hexxeh in his blog, The new update comes with many improvements , newer version of ChromiumOS code, Major speed improvements for many users ,reduced Broadcom delay ,new artwork for the boot process ,Full extension support ,reduced download size, clocks in at under 250MB ,Still fits […]
One of the big advantages of The GIMP is the fact that it can be easily extended with new functionality. So with sufficient addons (particularly plugins), you can achieve a lot of functionality found in other editors. Today i will show you 5 nice plugins for Gimp, – 1- Calendar Generator : Generate calendar with […]
Firefox 3.6 release condidate is available for download, this beta release has been under development for several months and contains many improvements for web developers, Add-on developers and users. This version is also faster and more responsive than previous versions. More than 100 bug fixed from the last beta to improve performance, stability, security and […]
Timing wallpaper is a new way to switch your GNOME desktop background. The script proposes to user to use more then just one background, switching each one after N minutes sequentially or randomly. The latest version is 0.2 and was released the 03-01-2010. It works on any distribution (Ubuntu, Debian, Slackware, Gentoo, Fedora, OpenSUSE, Mandriva, […]
Recently, I was demonstrating ssh tunneling to some of my students. One of them asked me how they access remote directories in GUI. This can be achieved in several ways. Let us try mounting via ssh. Install the sshfs package on the machine you want to mount the remote directory. $ sudo apt-get instlall sshfs […]
Sometimes for whatever reason, the default program that opens when we double click a file is not the one we want, in this case most of us will want to change the default program to another one. This article will show you how to change the default program in ubuntu.