If you want to share files between your Ubuntu and Windows computers, the best option is to use Samba file sharing. In our previous posts, we did show you how to install and configure samba in ubuntu via command line, Today we will do the installation and configuration in ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat and Ubuntu […]
To customize ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat, check our post : Top things to do after installing Ubuntu 10.10 Marevick Meerkat To activate the fullscreen mode in a virtualbox machine, we need to install Guest additions in the guest OS. If you are testing Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick meerkat in virtualBox , you may notice that guest […]
Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat Beta is released! If you have ubuntu 10.10 Lucid Lynx or older version of ubuntu installed and you want to upgrade to Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat, you can do it by following these instructions. After you upgrade i advice to make a look to our post : Top things to do […]
Ubuntu Tweak 0.5.6 released, this new version comes with a major feature called – Desktop recovery. In the announcement is well described this new feature so lets see what is desktop recovery, what items can backup and how does it work : “Desktop Recovery is the tool integrated into Ubuntu Tweak to help people safely […]
The collection of wallpapers that will be included in the upcoming ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat has been selected. If you are using the testing release of ubuntu 10.10 you may notice that after updating your system you will have a new default and a collection of 17 new wallpapers. New Ubuntu 10.10 Default wallpaper !!!!!! […]
PPASEARCH is a nice tool that search launchpad PPAs via command line and add them to Ubuntu repositories, it is available for Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx and Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat. The use of PPAsearch is easy, just open terminal and type ppasearch <application name> .
For those with multi-touch capable hardware like Dell’s XT2 tablet, the Apple Magic TrackPad, or 3M/N-Trig hardware, there’s good news if you are an Ubuntu user as Ubuntu 10.10 is set to ship with multi-touch support by default. However, the Ubuntu 10.10 multi-touch support isn’t based on the recent port to Linux of the Synaptics
TestDrive is a project that makes it very easy to download and run the latest daily Ubuntu development snapshot in a virtual machine. Actually, it can be configured to download and run any URL-access ISO in a virtual machine. But the primary goal is to provide a very simple method for allowing non-technical Ubuntu users […]