Year: 2013

psql: FATAL: password authentication failed for user – error in Postgresql

Hi all, I am writing after a long time. This will be a short post on the error we get in postgresql. The error is : psql: FATAL:  password authentication failed for user “username”. The following code snippet shows the

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Douglas Engelbart, inventor of computer mouse, dead

Computing visionary Douglas Engelbart, the visionary electrical engineer who invented the computer mouse, died at his California home on Tuesday, 2nd July, 2013. He was 88. His work is the very foundation of personal computing and the Internet. His vision

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How to enable hibernate in ubuntu 12.04

Hi all, The hibernate menu is disabled by default in ubuntu 12.04 due to some reasons like it din’t work in many computers. So you can re-enable it in ubuntu 12.04. Here is how you can enable hibernate in ubuntu

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How to enable java applet in the browser

Hi all, Sometimes we find that java applet is not working on our browser even if we have java installed on our machine. So, let us see how to enable java applet in the browser like firefox or chrome in

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How to extract tar.xz file

Hello all, I was trying to extract tar.xz file in Ubuntu recently and was getting errors. The “Right click” –> “Extract” too din’t work. I assumed that as it was tar file it should have the capability to extract this

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How to enable ssh to VirtualBox guest Ubuntu

I recently installed Ubuntu Server 12.04 on Oracle VirtualBox and needed to connect to it using ssh. But was wondering how to access my ubuntu server guest from my ubuntu host (yes, I am using ubuntu as host too.) and

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Execute .sql file from command line in postgresql

Hi all, Every now and then we have/want to run a .sql file or sql script from command line instead of typing each and every sql commands. So, I will write how to execute .sql file from command line in

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Try google nose

Hello everyone, Today Google has announced a new product called “Google NoseBETA“. This helps to smell the things you look. If can find out more about it here. So try google nose at the above given link. Smelling Is Believing.

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How to install virtualbox in ubuntu

Hi all, I have installed virtualbox many times in my ubuntu machine. But recently, after installing virtualbox in my ubuntu machine from Software center, I found some problem installing guest additions in it. After much searching I found that I

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Install Postgresql in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Hi all, Its common to all that we need to install database in our machine now or then due to re-installation of OS or any other reasons whatever that may be. I too use to install most of the time

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