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12 Things I did After Installing New Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal released, reviewed.

12 Things I did After Installing New Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal"

Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal beta is already here and in a few days time, the final release will happen. We have already reviewed the latest Ubuntu 11.04 and we think it is ready for prime time, well, almost. Top Things to do after installing Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal. Updated : 19/04/2012: Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail final is almost out.

Top Things to do after installing Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal

The final release it scheduled to be out in the 25th of April 2013. After you actually get done with the installation, there would likely exist a heap of things you still need to take care of. This post will share some interesting insight and ideas about what you can and should do after a successful installation. If you have already a previous release of Ubuntu installed and you want to upgrade, then follow our step by step guide to upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail.

First of things, after any fresh install, and before to start doing anything, check: a- If sound is working, if not, check our previous post to resolve the issue. b-If Wifi connexion speed is normal, if it is too slow, check our previous post to resolve the issue. c- Install Updates: Just because you installed the latest version of the operating system doesn’t mean that you have all the upgrades to the softwares that were bundled.

Tom's Hardware US. Ubuntu, like any Linux distribution, is just that: a distribution.

Tom's Hardware US

Linux distributors do not develop everything that goes into a distribution; they must rely on a myriad of open-source software projects to compose the bulk of their end-product. 10 things to do after installing Ubuntu 11.04. So you’ve downloaded or upgraded to the latest release of Ubuntu – the nominal Natty Narwhal – but what now?

10 things to do after installing Ubuntu 11.04

As is now tradition around these parts, we present you with a list of 10 post-install tips/ideas to make your time with the Narwhal less of a splash in the deep end and more of a serene swim… 1. Things To Tweak / Fix After Installing Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal. A note before reading this post: before giving up on Unity without giving it a try... don't.

Things To Tweak / Fix After Installing Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal

Try Unity for a few days - yes, it's not a finished product but it's actually quite interesting - and if you don't like it then switch. If you've just upgraded to Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal, there are probably a few things you'll miss, so here is how to get them back as well as some other things you may find useful. Install CompizConfig Settings Manager and Tweak Unity to better suit your needs: sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager Then search for CompizConfig Settings Manager in Dash and you'll find the Unity-related options under the "Unity" Compiz plugin.

Using CCSM, you'll be able to tweak the Unity launcher reveal mode, hide behavior, change some Unity-specific keyboard shortcuts, change the Unity launcher icon size, the top panel opacity, tweak various animations and more. Another tool for configuring some hidden Unity settings is Dconf-editor. Software Centre. W3Schools Online Web Tutorials. W3Schools Online Web Tutorials. Learn HTML and CSS: An Absolute Beginner’s Guide Article.

This article was written in 2009 and remains one of our most popular posts.

Learn HTML and CSS: An Absolute Beginner’s Guide Article

If you’re keen to learn more about HTML and CSS, you may find this recent article on the future of HTML of great interest. Doctypes. The doctype declaration, which should be the first item to appear in the source markup of any web page, is an instruction to the web browser (or other user agent) that identifies the version of the markup language in which the page is written.


It refers to a known Document Type Definition, or DTD for short. The DTD sets out the rules and grammar for that flavor of markup, enabling the browser to render the content accordingly. CSS Floats 101. The float property is a valuable and powerful asset to any web designer/developer working with HTML and CSS.

CSS Floats 101

Tragically, it can also cause frustration and confusion if you don’t fully understand how it works. Article Continues Below Also, in the past, it’s been linked to some pretty nasty browser bugs so it’s normal to get nervous about using the float property in your CSS rule sets. Let’s calm those nerves and ease that frustration. CSS-Tricks. The Shapes of CSS. RVM: Ruby Version Manager - RVM Basics. $ rvm help # Documentation Index Wondering why you should use RVM? For a start, not only does RVM make installing multiple ruby interpreters / runtimes easy and consistent, it provides features such as gemsets that aren't typically supported out of the box on most ruby installs.

RVM also lets you use different rubies in a manner that wont mess with your existing ruby install (unless you tell it to) as well as letting you run multiple different rubies in seperate terminals concurrently! Getting started. Homebrew — MacPorts driving you to drink? Try Homebrew! #310 Getting Started with Rails. Dec 26, 2011 | 7 minutes | Tools Learning Ruby on Rails can be overwhelming, especially if you are new to programming.

#310 Getting Started with Rails

Blog of Ryan Bigg - Ubuntu, Ruby, RVM, Rails, and You. Ruby on Rails: Download. Secure source code hosting and collaborative development - GitHub. A successful Git branching model » In this post I present the development model that I’ve introduced for some of my projects (both at work and private) about a year ago, and which has turned out to be very successful.

A successful Git branching model »

I’ve been meaning to write about it for a while now, but I’ve never really found the time to do so thoroughly, until now. I won’t talk about any of the projects’ details, merely about the branching strategy and release management. It focuses around Git as the tool for the versioning of all of our source code. (By the way, if you’re interested in Git, our company GitPrime provides some awesome realtime data analytics on software engineering performance.) Why git? For a thorough discussion on the pros and cons of Git compared to centralized source code control systems, see the web. Create A Repo. Fagga/transmission-remote-cli - GitHub. Juanm55/project_qh - GitHub. Set your user name, email and GitHub token. To change your git email setting, use the git config command: git config --global ""# Set a new emailgit config --global Verify the setting# The command takes two args: setting name: user.emailnew email: The --global flag writes this setting into your global git config.

If you remove that flag and run the command from within a repository, you will override the setting for that repository. Git Book - Basic Branching and Merging. Let’s go through a simple example of branching and merging with a workflow that you might use in the real world. RoR project. Some design things. Juanm55. Help. LaTeX:Pictures. From AoPSWiki.