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I like the output that sudo dmidecode -t 17 gives. Here's what it says about my machine: # dmidecode 2.12 # SMBIOS entry point at 0x000f0480 SMBIOS 2.7 present. Handle 0x0009, DMI type 17, 34 bytes Memory Device Array Handle: 0x0007 Error Information Handle: Not Provided Total Width: 64 bits Data Width: 64 bits Size: 4096 MB Form ...


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Try this: playonlinux, package used wine and must have better support for some games. Or buy steam for linux.


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I was creating a localhost only environment to test email sending during development and faced this error message. The reason was: my user spool mail file was really empty. To solve it, I just composed an email to myself and clicked on Get Messages. Spool created and problem solved!


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First enable ADB over network on your android device by running Developer Options->ADB over network. On Ubuntu terminal, goto the folder where sdk platform tools are installed, for example (change <user> for your username): cd /home/<user>/Android/Sdk/platform-tools then run: ./adb connect <host>:<port> you will verify HOST ...


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Convert Caps Lock into Esc for vim use Here is my variant of a key mapping startup script. It converts Caps Lock into Esc on whatever keyboard for use with vi, vim or gvim. Unlike the answer of q4w56, this answer does not use any infinite while; do loop. Otherwise, one core of my dual core CPU would hit 42% every 5 seconds, severely reducing my laptop ...


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If you click with the middle button of the mouse on the firefox icon, it should open a new window in the current workspace. If you want the GNOME experience instead of Unity, you could try Ubuntu GNOME.


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I had the exact same issue and finally managed to resolve it. The weird thing was it is simply the order of these two lines in the configuration file. # Starting X session must come before export statement /etc/X11/Xsession # This line comes second export XKL_XMODMAP_DISABLE=1


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Answer by Alaa Ali is right. However for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, to install Nemo, use the following code sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/nemo sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nemo nemo-fileroller Source: Intall Nemo 2.2 with Unity patches


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Today I managed to install 3 screens (2 monitors + laptop screen0 by simply removing the bumblebee package and installing fresh version of Nvidia drivers 352.63 sudo apt-get install nvidia-352 One important thing: After reboot go to Display panel and line all monitors up so that the laptop is on left end (maybe it also works on the right end), anyway in ...


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Lubuntu 15.x: At the lightdm-greeter blackscreen, I switched to a virtual terminal (Alt2), logged in, then found the pid of lightdm-greeter with top -b -n 1 | grep 'lightdm', then I tried sudo kill -s SIGHUP [pid], then used top again to see if the greeter was still running, then tried sudo kill -s SIGTERM and used top again and the greeter was not running. ...


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For Ubuntu 15.10, the procedure is more precise where your wired network does not advertise a default route. Again, follow Network Connections into your Wired Connection and IPv4 Settings. Click Routes... and tick Use this connection only for resources on its network. Now can you can proceed with more than one interface but retain Internet connectivity via ...


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What I did just now was going to "Settings" --> "System Settings" --> "USB Mode" --> "MTP" If you do this, you will be able to see Sandisk as a USB device through your Ubuntu file manager (Nautilus, Thunar, etc.). If you use the "MSC" mode, you will detect the device but cannot see the files inside "Music"


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Ny problem is that I am using Ubuntu 15.10 with gnome-session-flashback installed and using the Metacity interface. This is one of the few things not shown in the Menus. I need to add it to the menu or know how to do it from the command line. Use to have this stuff as well under 14.04 LTS. Can you help me? By the way, Main Menu will let you change what ...



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