You’ve installed Ubuntu on your PC alongside Windows in a dual-boot arrangement. But for some reason, things didn’t go too well. Perhaps you ran into some bugs, or perhaps you just didn’t feel ready to migrate from Windows to Linux. That’s okay. Show More Summary
Linux operating systems come in a variety of flavors. Whereas Linux operating systems such as Ubuntu are fairly general, still others target a niche. There’s the security-oriented Kali Linux. Lightweight distributions such as Xubuntu, and even Hannah Montana Linux(!). Show More Summary
I want the Linux version of Electric Pork to have an icon in the dock. Right now it's showing a question mark. Here's what I did. When the app is ready, where I create the new BrowserWindow, I added an icon value that is a NativeImage. Show More Summary
Developers know Dell has a great Ubuntu Linux powered programmer's laptop, the XPS 13. Few people know that Dell also offers Ubuntu on its high-end Precision mobile workstation line.
Is there a fast way to add a network printer like an HP to an Ubuntu Linux system? The post Add a Network Printer to Ubuntu Linux? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
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Just getting started with Ubuntu Linux and can't figure out how to delay sleep lock from kicking on. If I let it sit for even five minutes, it locks up. Help me out! The post Change Screen Lock Time in Ubuntu Linux? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
Ubuntu is the most well-known version of Linux around. It’s how millions of people have discovered Linux for the first time, and continues to draw new users into the world of open source operating systems. So the interface Ubuntu uses is one many people are going to see. Show More Summary
Traditionally, Linux desktop environments have a set of tightly integrated applications, not usually found in others Linux operating systems. Basically, if you’re switching desktops, you’re also switching programs. The Linux Mint community is aiming to change that with the X-Apps project. Show More Summary
When building a Linux installation, there are two options. The first option is to find a super-fast solid state drive. This will ensure very fast boot times and overall speed when accessing data. The second option is to go for a slower but beefier spinning disk hard drive – one with fast RPMs and a large amount of storage. Show More Summary
LibreOffice is a fantastic office suite. Its Writer application is the best word processor for Linux, and is a must-have app for everyone. LibreOffice 5.3, the latest stable version, is here to download for power users. It includes cloud...Show More Summary
Microsoft yesterday announced the release of ODBC Driver 13.1 for Linux (Ubuntu, RedHat and SUSE) which enables access to SQL Server, Azure SQL Database and Azure SQL DW from any C/C++ application on Linux. New features: BCP API Support You can use functions through the ODBC driver as described here on Linux Support for user defined […]
Whenever a new version of a popular Linux distro (say Ubuntu) is released, the Internet gets flooded with articles on how to customize it to better suit your needs/requirements. While the focus of such tutorials is Desktop as a whole,...Show More Summary
In this article, I am going to work on my application with Visual Studio 2017 RC and deploy it to a VM running Ubuntu Linux with Apache 2.
?When Microsoft added Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) to Windows 10 it became possible to run other Linux distributions, such as openSUSE, and not just Ubuntu, on Windows 10.
With the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL), you can now run Linux binaries natively on Windows 10. With WSL, you can now run native Bash on Ubuntu on Windows. You can now run Bash scripts, Linux command-line tools like sed, awk, grep, and you can even try Linux-first tools like Ruby, Git, Python, etc. directly […]
Linux sounds intimidating, but it’s essentially just another operating system. When you buy a pre-built PC, it arrives with an operating system pre-installed, usually Windows or Mac. But Linux distros such as Ubuntu are just as capable as Windows. Show More Summary
Despite the fact that Java can be problematic, it’s often times a necessary evil. A lot of cross-platform apps are written in Java, and considering how Linux already lacks a lot of useful apps, choosing not to use Java will severely limit your options. Show More Summary
Are you using Google Calendar and want to integrate it into your Linux system? Long ago this didn’t seem feasible, but as time has gone on some desktop environments have taken it upon themselves to add the ability to receive notifications from Google Calendar on the desktop. Show More Summary
Manually upgrading the Linux kernel is not a simple feat — it requires a fair amount of knowledge. We’ve covered how to do it before, but if you’d rather get the latest and greatest without the fuss, and you’re running Ubuntu, you might appreciate a more automatic solution in the form of Ukuu. Show More Summary