Linus Torvalds finally announced the release of Linux Kernel 4.3 at LKML last night. He wrote: So it *felt* like the last week of the rc series was busy, to the point where I got a bit worried about the release. But doing the actual numbers shows that that really was just my subjective feeling, probably […]

The release date of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS is set for April 21, 2016. Codenamed ‘Xenial Xerus’, Ubuntu 16.04 will be the 6th Long Term Support release of the hugely popular open-source operating system. The first LTS was released in June 2006. Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus will include the Unity 7 desktop, Linux Kernel 4.4, and a host of […]

Terminal : $ sudo apt-get install build-essential g++ automake autoconf libbz2-dev libmysqlclient-dev unixodbc-dev libpq-dev postgresql-server-dev-9.3 libsqlite0-dev libsqlite3-dev libglib2.0-dev libgtk2.0-dev libcurl4-gnutls-dev libgtkglext1-dev libpcre3-dev libsdl-sound1.2-dev libsdl-mixer1.2-dev libsdl-image1.2-dev libxml2-dev libxslt1-dev librsvg2-dev libpoppler-dev libpoppler-glib-dev libpoppler-private-dev libxtst-dev libffi-dev libqt4-dev libglew1.5-dev libimlib2-dev libv4l-dev libsdl-ttf2.0-dev libgnome-keyring-dev libgdk-pixbuf2.0-dev linux-libc-dev libgsl0-dev libgstreamer0.10-dev libgstreamer-plugins-base0.10-dev libcairo2-dev libgsl0-dev libncurses5-dev libgmime-2.6-dev llvm-devNext :$ sudo apt-get install build-essential g++ […]

Solution : Press CTRL+ALT+F1 and then logon you username + password sudo apt-get updatesudo apt-get install –reinstall gdmsudo apt-get remove –purge gdmsudo apt-get install gdmsudo reboot

Looks like Wimpy has been hard at work, because Ubuntu MATE 15.10 Beta 1 is OUT! So here’s a quick overview of the Beta 1 release from boot to shutdown… Boot I booted the 32-bit edition from USB on two old test laptops with spinning rust drives. Two quick observations: I’ve never seen similar boot […]

Listening to music is a way of life for many people and choosing a good music app these days is a hard task due to the plethora of solid players out there. If you’re a Linux user, there are chances that you, like myself, have gone through the process of finding the perfect music player […]

Ubuntu 15.04 is the version of the Ubuntu operating system released in April, 2015. The development codename given to this release is “Vivid Vervet”. Before You Start You can directly upgrade to Ubuntu 15.04 (“Vivid Vervet”) from Ubuntu 14.10 (“Utopic Unicorn”). Be sure that you have all updates applied to your current version of Ubuntu […]