Tag: FOSS

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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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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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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Linux : Introduction to sudo

  There are two ways to run administrative applications in Linux. You can either switch to the super user (root) with the su command, or you can take advantage of sudo. How you do this will depend upon which distribution

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Plymouth themes in Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx)

Hi Quick tip for those having trouble with their splash screens in lucid. To change the default splash screen: sudo update-alternatives –config default.plymouth sudo update-initramfs -u To fix the delayed loading of the splash: sudo -s echo FRAMEBUFFER=y >>/etc/initramfs-tools/conf.d/splash update-initramfs

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JBoss server unable to start within 50 seconds. How to increase the JBoss server start time.

Hi I got this error in Eclipse when i tried to start the JBoss server. Server JBoss v5.0 at localhost was unable to start within 50 seconds. If the server requires more time, try increasing the timeout in the server

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How to rotate or flip your ubuntu desktop upside down

Hi I had been thinking from a couple of days to do something with my ubuntu desktop. So I thought why not to rotate my ubuntu desktop upside down. But before i tell you how to do this let me

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The Last Patch-The battle between Microsoft and Open Source

Hi This is a short film -The Last Patch. Its the film on battle between Microsoft and Opes Source. Watch it. http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=7202658612770680946&ei=vQ-9Su7SIYygqQP6q8maBg&q=the+last+patch# Regards, Manohar Bhattarai

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