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[11 Nov 2013 | No Comment]

You can convert any video file to audio format (extract audio from video) with the help of FFmpeg tool.
FFmpeg is a complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video. It includes libavcodec – the leading audio/video codec library.

Linux, Ubuntu, Xubuntu »

[14 Oct 2013 | No Comment]

Problem:
I am using Xubuntu (lightweight version of Ubuntu) and I am unable to type in local language using iBus (an input method (IM) framework for multilingual input in Unix-like operating systems).
iBus is already installed. When I go to its ‘Preferences‘ and then click the ‘Input Method‘ tab, I could only see ‘Chinese‘ language option in the dropdown list of ‘Select an input method‘. I am from Nepal, so I would like to see Nepali/Devnagari language option there.

Ubuntu, Xubuntu »

[9 Jul 2013 | No Comment]

Synapse is a graphical launcher enabling you to start applications and also to quickly find and access relevant documents and files (by making use of the Zeitgeist engine).
This can be a good alternative to Ubuntu Unity Dash for those who prefer lightweight and faster graphical launcher. This can also be helpful for getting Unity Dash like feature on other Ubuntu versions like Xubuntu.

Linux, Ubuntu »

[13 May 2013 | No Comment]

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 12.10 to Ubuntu 13.04. It went successfully. After I restarted my computer, I get a black screen at the time of login. Hence, I am unable to insert my login to my computer. However, I was able to login in recovery mode.
I googled for solutions. Used the keywords like “login screen goes black ubuntu 13.04”, “monitor turns off at login ubuntu 13.04”, “login screen turns off ubuntu 13.04”, etc. After spending some hours searching and implementing some solutions regarding this issue, I finally came to …

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[25 Feb 2013 | No Comment]

Shortcut Keys are always very useful for any work. There are many built-in shortcut keys in Ubuntu Linux. Moreover, you can add your own shortcut keys according to your needs and desire.
Here is the step-by-step guide to create custom shortcut keys on Ubuntu. I am using the Unity Desktop in Ubuntu. Ubuntu version 12.10. It should work the same with the lower versions of Ubuntu.

Linux, Ubuntu »

[18 Feb 2013 | No Comment]

CHM (Microsoft Compiled HTML Help) is a Microsoft proprietary online help format, that consists of a collection of HTML pages and an index.
CHM files are not recognized by Linux and they cannot be open using any default application.

Linux, Ubuntu »

[11 Feb 2013 | One Comment]

CHM (Microsoft Compiled HTML Help) is a Microsoft proprietary online help format, that consists of a collection of HTML pages and an index.
CHM files are not recognized by Linux and they cannot be open using any default application.

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[21 Jan 2013 | No Comment]

Here are some ubuntu linux commands to add and remove repository/software sources and applications.
Add application
sudo apt-get install {package-name}

Linux, MySQL, PHP, Ubuntu »

[3 Dec 2012 | One Comment]

Here are step-by-step commands about installing apache, php, mysql, and phpmyadmin on ubuntu.
1) Open Terminal
– Press:
CTRL + ALT + T

Linux, PHP, Ubuntu »

[28 Nov 2011 | No Comment]

PHPEclipse is a PHP development plugin for the Eclipse IDE Framework. And, XDebug is a PHP extension which provides debugging and profiling capabilities.
I am using Ubuntu Operating System. This article provides a step-by-step guide on installing and setting up XDebug in PHP Eclipse in Ubuntu.

Miscellaneous, Ubuntu »

[7 Nov 2011 | No Comment]

The term Virtual Host refers to the practice of running more than one web site (such as www.company1.com and www.company2.com) on a single machine.
Virtual hosts can be “IP-based“, meaning that you have an IP address for each web site, or “name-based“, meaning that you have more than one web site per IP address. The fact that they are running on the same physical server is not visible to the end user.

Linux, Ubuntu »

[12 Sep 2011 | No Comment]

There are different ways to get RAM size, Hard disk size, processor size, etc. in Ubuntu. Here are some:-
1. From System -> Administration -> System Monitor

Linux, Ubuntu »

[5 Sep 2011 | No Comment]

Change current logged in user’s password
Go to Applications -> Accessories -> Terminal, then run the command below:-
passwd

Linux, Ubuntu »

[29 Aug 2011 | No Comment]

RabbitVCS is a set of graphical tools written to provide simple and straightforward access to the version control systems you use. It supports most Subversion and Git functionality.
Checkout the screenshots:- http://wiki.rabbitvcs.org/wiki/about/screenshots

Linux, Ubuntu »

[22 Aug 2011 | No Comment]

I was in search of a good screen capture tool to be used in Linux. More precisely, for Ubuntu as I use it. You can take the screenshot through ‘Print Screen’ keyboard button. But, I want some more.
I was in search of a program which could take capture any specific area of my screen. I also wanted the program to be able to edit the screenshot like adding text, arrows, ellipses, on it.