Version 7.0 of Komodo IDE and Komodo Edit are now available for download. This brief tutorial is going to show you how to install Komodo Edit in Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin). Few months back, I showed you how to install version 6.0 in Ubuntu and also told you that it is comparable to Notepad++ found in Windows systems. Komodo Edit 7 Released:Install in Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin
Creating an in-house Dropbox: Phase 1 In this article we try to mimic the great Dropbox. This part of the series deals with setting up basic file synchronization in Linux. Create a Central Repository Create a folder on a large hard drive or raid your main computer/server For example: mkdir /meda/drobo/inhouseDropbox
EmailShare 0EmailShare Inkscape 0.48.1 is released, this bug-fix release of the SVG-based vector graphics editor contains over 80 bug fixes as well as improves stability and performance on all platforms. About Inkscape: “An Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format. Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features (markers, clones, alpha blending, etc.) and great care is taken in designing a streamlined interface. It is very easy to edit nodes, perform complex path operations, trace bitmaps and much more. Inkscape 0.48.1 is released!
Gimp users, rejoice! After 3.5 years of development, Gimp 2.8 has finally arrived. This version of Gimp brings a plethora of changes and improvement, making Gimp a even better image editing software than its previous version. Single Window mode How to Upgrade to Gimp 2.8 in Ubuntu
Clive - An open source command line tool to extract videos from websites | Mark's Notebook Program name: ClivePlatforms: Unix like operating systems. It’s already in the Ubuntu repositories!Project website: clive.sourceforge.netHow to install in Ubuntu: sudo apt-get install clive The new video sharing websites like Youtube, Google Video have wealth information such as tutorials, but saving them to your hard drive can be a time consuming. While there are lots of tools for downloading videos from video sharing websites, clive is probably the most useful of them. Clive is a command line too, so its always ready to go whenever you have a terminal open (for me that is all the time).
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AptGet/Howto This article applies to all supported versions of Ubuntu Package management via apt-get runs hand-in-hand with the /etc/apt/sources.list file. For information on editing or updating your sources list see SourcesList. Introduction to APT "In the beginning there was the .tar.gz. Users had to compile each program that they wanted to use on their GNU/Linux systems.
The APT protocol, or apturl, is a very simple way to install a software package from a web browser. On computers where apturl is enabled, clicking on a special type of link on a web page starts the installation of one or several packages available in the package repositories of this computer. For example, from a web page, when a Ubuntu user clicks on the link apt:packageexample , the apturl protocol will launch the package manager to propose the installation of the package called "packageexample" from the repositories available on the computer. AptURL
font-manager - A font management application for the GNOME desktop Font Manager is not intended to be a professional-grade font management solution, but rather a simple application suitable for the needs of most desktop users. Although designed with the GNOME desktop environment in mind, it should work well with most major desktop environments such as Xfce, Enlightenment, and even KDE. Font Manager currently allows the user to: Preview installed fonts Compare installed fonts Easily install or remove fonts Easily activate and de-activate installed fonts Specify different directories to search for fonts Group fonts into "Collections", and easily activate or de-activate groups of fonts Export "Collections" to an archive for easy backup, sharing, etc.
In Unix, what are the sudo and su commands The Unix commands sudo and su allow access to other commands as a different user. The sudo command The sudo command stands for "superuser do".
Lubuntu 11.04 review – If it’s good enough for Mark Shuttleworth… Pros: Lubuntu 11.04 is a mature Ubuntu derivative featuring the LXDE desktop environment and lightweight applicationsCons: Some software choices are odd, and Lubuntu lacks the Ubuntu Software Center. i586 processors aren’t supported any moreHomepage:Lubuntu.net When installing Lubuntu 11.04, the differences with its official Ubuntu cousin are negligible. It shows the same boot menu and the same installer, just with a different background colour.
Archey is a script that displays system info in the terminal with a logo of this the Linux distro in ASCII art. Archey is really nice and light-weight and can be a cool tool to display on the terminal. Archey was originally written for Arch Linux but the current version of archey supports many other popular linux distros like Debian, Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Fedora, Archbang... as well. How to install Screenfetch and Archey in Ubuntu ~ Linux and Life
Linux has made some serious headway over the past decade, elevating itself from “that open source operating system” to “wow, this thing is actually usable!” There’s been a gentle but definite trickle of users away from Windows toward the freer option of Linux and maybe you’re thinking about making that leap. But should you? From an objective standpoint, there are real and compelling reasons why you should switch, but I’m not here to convince you one way or the other. This article is meant for those of you who are leaning towards making the switch already. 7 Key Differences Between Windows & Linux You Should Know About Before Switching
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Using Linux needn't be tricky, as these distros prove. PCLinuxOS This one-man distro, developed by an army of contributors, is available in several varieties depending on your choice of desktop. The hardware detection prowess of the distro leaves no room for complaint; PCLinuxOS supports a wealth of video cards, including Nvidia, ATI, Intel, SiS, Matrox and VIA, and there are tools for working with HP, Epson and Lexmark printers. You can configure these and other hardware from the easy-to-use administration centre. The best Linux distros you've never heard of: Easy to use Linux
Just a list of 20 (now 28) tools for the command line. Some are little-known, some are just too useful to miss, some are pure obscure -- I hope you find something useful that you weren't aware of yet! Use your operating system's package manager to install most of them. (Thanks for the tips, everybody!) dstat & sar iostat, vmstat, ifstat and much more in one.
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