Category Archives: ubuntu

Ubuntu Theme for your Windows 7 Desktop – A Creative contribution from ‘deviantart’

I found a  Windows 7 theme called “Maverick for Win7” designed to look like the Ubuntu Ambiance theme on  deviantart.com. The themes simulates the Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick desktop for Windows 7.It comes with a set of icons,cursors and the default wallpaper. You can install the theme by downloading it from HERE. You can also install […]

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Ubuntu Phone OS Unveiled by Canonical

 Ubuntu  phone has been unveiled by Mark Shuttleworth in London, on Jan 2 ,2013Calling the product launch a “significant next step in our history”, Shuttleworth demoed the device and spoke of Canonical’s plans for taking the device to an already saturated mobile market. Naturally neat and organised We bring the world to your fingertips, and organise […]

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Resolve shared library problem with Eclipse on Ubuntu (Android developers)

While starting android development on Ubuntu using Eclipse, you may get some errors like /home/catia/android-sdks/platform-tools/aapt: error while loading shared libraries: libz.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory or  while trying to start the simulator, /home/catia/android-sdks/tools/mksdcard: error while loading shared libraries: libstdc++.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory  [2012-01-01 […]

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All You Need to Know about Linux File Permission

Hope this will help you to understand different file permissions and  how to changes the permission of a file or directory in a UNIX/LINUX system. Syntax; chmod [numeric combination] [filename] here [numeric combination] is created using the following criteria. Owner(User who owns the file.) Group(Group that owns the file) Anybody(Other) non 0 0 0 read […]

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Create and View Hidden Files/Folders in Ubuntu Linux

       Usually, System directories and files will be hidden in Linux.To view them, press Ctrl+H. Now you can see all the folders contained in the parent directory.Press Ctrl+H again to hide then Before Pressing Ctrl+H  After Pressing Ctrl+H Note that all the hidden folders are started with a dot (.) symbol.You can use […]

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Harpia – A nice graphical wrapper for opencv applications

Harpia is a nice graphical wrapper for powerful opencv applications. It can be used on both Windows and Linux. The main goals of Harpia are 1 Development of a simple, useful graphic interface for vision systems.  2 Development of a system for communication and monitoring of remote vision systems also based on high level graphic […]

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Isobuster alternative for Ubuntu

dvdisaster can be used for recovering Files from a Corrupt CD/DVD . It is the best alternative for Isobuster on Linux. In Ubuntu, dvdisaster can be installed through the software center. Or you can get the latest version from HERE. dvdisaster can be helpful to recover the contents of a damaged disc even when no ECC […]

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GIMP 2.8 Released

 GIMP is a powerful Open source image manipulation program available on Linux, Windows and Mac that closely resembles Adobe Photoshop in its features and functionality. Added Features and Changes layer groups  New Keyboard Shortcuts   Alt (Shift)click = Alpha from layer  Ctrl+Shift+E = File / Export  Ctrl+E: quick export  Ctrl+Shift+R = Resize canvas to window […]

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