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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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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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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 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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How to Install Chromium (Google Chrome) web browser in Ubuntu

Hi, Here is how we can install google chrome (chromium) web browser in Ubuntu. It is an open-source browser project that is safer, faster, and more stable. 1) First you need to edit the /etc/apt/sources.list file manohar@manohar-desktop:~$ sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list 2)

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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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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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Swiftfox browser – Optimised Mozilla Firefox for Linux

Hi Here is an optimised Mozilla Firefox for Linux called Swiftfox. You can get the info from here. You can choose deb files or tarballs to install. Install it and enjoy. Here is how to install Swiftfox in your linux

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