Author: Manohar Bhattarai
I am Manohar Bhattarai, a vivid java programmer. I am a keen Linux user. I currently boot Ubuntu Linux. I am a Free/Libre Open Source Software enthusiast.

Remove question mark and add your own icon to the ubuntu 11.04 natty narwhal unity launcher

Hi everyone, Its long time since I wrote my last blog. So here I am back to you all. In this blog I am going explain how I added my own icon to the application which was showing a question

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How to Create an executable JAR file

Here is the general procedure for creating an executable JAR: Compile your java code, generating all of the program’s class files. Create a manifest file containing the following 2 lines: Manifest-Version: 1.0 Main-Class: name of class containing main The name of

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2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers.

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Happy New Year 2011 to you all

Hello everyone, I wish you all a very very Happy and prosperous New Year 2011. May God bless everyone and bring peace and happiness to all in this world. Regards, Manohar Bhattarai (मनोहर भट्टराई) http://manoharbhattarai.com.np/ http://about.me/manoharbhattarai  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Manohar-Bhattarai/130973796914160 Blogs: http://manoharbhattarai.wordpress.com/ http://manoharbhattarai.posterous.com/

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Add xfce or KDE Desktop environment to ubuntu

Hi all, If you want to add xfce/KDE desktop environment to your Ubuntu(Gnome), that can be done  using following steps- 1. Go to System->Administration->Synaptic Package Manager. 2. Click search and write xubuntu-desktop/kubuntu-desktop and search. 3. Check Mark for installation and

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Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat releasing on 10/10/10

Hi all, The new version of Ubuntu is going to be released on October 10, 2010 (10/10/10) by Canonical Ltd. The Ubuntu 10.10 version which has been named Maverick Meerkat has a lot of features. As the version number signifies,

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Execute java program in ubuntu from terminal

  Please make sure that you have java path set in  /etc/environment file. Then you go to the directory where you created the .java file(your java program). Then compile the .java file using following command- javac -cp . helloworld.java This

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Echofon 1.9.6.6 is not working on FF 3.6.8 Ubuntu customized version

Hi all, Recently i updated echofon addon for firefox and it stopped working on my FF 3.6.8 showing an error message. I was unable to use echofon. So today i found a solution and it is working again. Actually it

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Why Free Software is More Secure

Hi all, I found this article and thought of sharing with you all. I am posting an extract from the article and the link as well. Anyone interested in reading the full article can use the link. Hope it will

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Watch Football Worldcup 2010 live online

Hi, I found this direct link to watch live streaming of Football Worldcup 2010. I think this may help some who don’t have a TV but have an internet connection just like me. This is a live TV from slovenia

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