Tag: Linux

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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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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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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Ubuntu 12.04 on Virtualbox pae error – “Unable to boot – please use a kernel appropriate for your CPU”

Hi all, My last post was about the release of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I wanted to install it in the VirtualBox. But I got an error. So this post is about how to remove the error and move forward with

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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin is released

Hi all, I am back again after a long time. This post is about the new release of Ubuntu, 12.04 LTS, code named Precise Pangolin.   It was officially released few hours back. This is a Long Term Support released whose

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How to add spring capabilities to Eclipse IDE using SpringSource Tool Suite from the Release Update Site

Hi everyone, Today I will tell you all how I added spring capabilities to the Eclipse IDE using release update site. EDIT: Removed Galileo(3.5) and added Indigo(3.7) update sites. Installing from the Release Update Site The SpringSource Tool Suite components

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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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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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