Firefox 3.6 Final is available for download. The new version Firefox 3.6 offers a good number of improvements and new features. The Mozilla team claims the release is 20 percent faster than its six month old predecessor and offers advancements in email, photo uploads, video and social networking.
Installing just VirtualBox , sometimes, does not resolves some of the problems. For example, seamless movement between host OS and guest will not work without installing Guest Additions.USB devices may not work without installing GuestAdditions, fullscreen mode not available also to copy/past test between the Host OS and the Guest OS not working. GuestAdditions are […]
VLC is the favorite media player for most people because it plays everything they throw at it without hiccups. No hunting for codec. But VLC can do a lot of other things as well. so lets see together which more things vlc mediaplayer can do . You can read more about what vlc can do […]
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.
Please dont these commands in Your machine . for any other question please post it in the Forum . Dont yet completed article (wait zinoune) 1- #chown nobody:nobody -R / #chmod 000 -R / 2- #cd ~; for x in `ls`; do mv -f $x $y; y=$x; done This will shift the […]
The GNU/Linux reserve 5% of the the storage of a partition for the root directory, so for example if you got a apartition of 500 GB , this mean that your root directory will got 25 Go !!! Very much for a root directory . Well, lets see approximatively how much space the root partition […]
This is a simple tip that will show you how to remove ppa repositories,uninstall the package(s)(installed from this repositories) and restore the official package(s) from the official ubuntu repositories with one command . Everybody knows that in karmic the new magic command to add repositories is : sudo add-apt-repository ppa:<repository-name>/<subdirectory> you can add a repository […]