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0answers
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Modifying CPU Scheduling algo in ubuntu kernel [on hold]

I know how CPU Schedulers work on ubuntu. I want to see the code for this and modify the CPU Scheduling to optimize it for background processes. But I never worked on kernel code and I don't have ...
0
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2answers
65 views

What's Ubuntu's app development IDE?

What's Ubuntu's official IDE used to develop applications? Which language is preferred for Ubuntu apps?
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1answer
93 views

Can i use Xubuntu for development? [on hold]

i have an older pc,i can't install ubuntu and i am beginner on programing so Can i use Xubuntu for development?
0
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1answer
40 views

Programmatically Present Windows (Invoke Window Picker) in Compiz

Is there a bash command to invoke what Super+W does in Ubuntu?
0
votes
1answer
200 views

How to add more languages docs to Devhelp? (Java etc)

I was wondering if there is a way to add more languages (such as Java, C, C++ etc) to Devhelp. I know that there is a software named zeal, but Dev help seems to be more mature. By the way, I'm on ...
2
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0answers
68 views

Both 64-bit and 32-bit support for development purposes

I'm looking for directions to complete in the most convenient way (well at least without lots of troubles) set up as in subject. I need (probably): 64 bit platform for running 64-bit Vmware Win7 ...
2
votes
4answers
3k views

Minimal Ubuntu 12.04 for programming

I'm new to linux, I've windows 7 installed side by side with Ubuntu 12.04. I want to use Ubuntu for the sole purpose of programming and for that I've already removed many programs which I don't need ...
2
votes
2answers
331 views

Problem linking libunity

I'm trying to compile a basic C++ app consisting of the following code: #include <unity/unity/unity.h> int main() { return 0; } just to try and get the libunity library compiled before I ...
1
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1answer
89 views

How can I observe what the kernel's doing when it tries to boot up a wireless card?

I have a netbook with a wireless card that doesn't work out of the box in Ubuntu, and I was wondering if I could use any profiling tools to observe what the kernel is doing when it tries to enable the ...
2
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1answer
73 views

Indicator menu from gtk.Builder ui string

I've created an indicator that I think should work, but doesn't. I've added the UI interface from a glade file, loaded it and added the menu to appindicator. The following is the entire source code ...
6
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3answers
7k views

Is there a Source Insight alternative?

I am not a developer, but for my work I trace a lot of codes. It is actually rather difficult reading other people's code, especially for bigger projects. Source Insight is a great application that ...
4
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2answers
78 views

Hosting files, such as PDFs, alongside your code on Launchpad

I'm using Launchpad to host the code for my masters project and would like to host file that are ancillary to the project, such as documentation in PDF format, alongside the code. I've been looking ...
14
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6answers
2k views

Wanting to start development for Ubuntu (and most Linux distributions in general), which is suitable? Python or Vala?

I'm a computer science graduate, and learned languages like C, C++, C# and Java. Though I have more experience with Java. I want to develop for Linux and I'd prefer to develop for GNOME, I'm confused ...
6
votes
3answers
766 views

How do you create indicators?

Where could I find some documentation?
5
votes
1answer
446 views

How to start a new project and host it at launchpad.net?

I'm planning to start a new project. However, I can't find a really simple documentation to getting started with launchpad.net. What should I do to create a new project? I will appreciate any kind ...
2
votes
2answers
254 views

Will there be an install script to install unity on non-Ubuntu distributions?

This is less a question to the developers of Unity and Canonical than a question about Ubuntu itself so please excuse me if this question doesn't belong on this site. While the question seems to ...
24
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7answers
4k views

How do I develop .NET apps on Ubuntu?

at college we use Microsoft .NET for developing applications. I recently switched to Ubuntu and would like to know similar tools for making apps on/for ubuntu.