This is a quick tip for people that want to change Grub2 boot order in ubuntu 10.04 and 10.10. In Grub2 you can no longer edit menu.lst (sudo gedit /boot/grub/menu.lst) . Now the file we have to edit is Grub and is located in /etc/default/grub.
What if your computer could detect your presence? Developers finally started realizing that there are several ways a person can control a computer besides keyboards, mice and touch screens. These days there are many alternatives, obviously based on hardware sensors, and the main difference is the dependency on software computation. In facts solutions based on […]
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 […]
Macbuntu - Mac OS X Transformation Pack. Similar to Mac4Lin but dedicated to Ubuntu Linux. It can also be used in other OS based on Debian/GTK. Package includes all necessary system components to mimic Mac OS X appearance on Ubuntu Linux.
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 […]
Elegant Gnome Pack 0.7.0 is released, the version comes with a lot of change and new features: a GUI utility to configure your desktop, Icon theme: based on AwOken icon theme v 1.1 by alecive, GTK+ theme: Elegant GTK theme v 2.1, Cursor Theme: Neutral++ by ducakar, Wallpaper: gDIGE by *Muscarr , Keyboard layout indicator […]
Desktop Webmail provides a generic mailto: handler and webmail config dialog that lets the user choose his preferred webmail provider on first run and through the desktops Preferences->Webmail facility.When clicking on mailto: links on your desktop or in your browser desktop-webmail will take care that the user gets redirected to his webmail of choice’s compose […]
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 !!!!!! […]