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mango (unregistered)

Welcome to my profile. Just a heads up I'm not a registered user. Some basic yet useful information is included below for no particular reason.

Make a VMware Player virtual machine use uefi instead of bios:

  1. Browse to the vm folder and edit it's ".vmx" file so that it has an added line reading " fireware = "efi" ".

Install an application:

  1. Open terminal and type "sudo apt-get install application-name".

Update your apt list:

  1. Open terminal and type "sudo apt-get update".

Uninstall an applicaton:

  1. Open terminal and type "sudo apt-get purge application-name".

Set KDM as your default desktop manager:

  1. Open terminal and type "sudo dpkg-reconfigure kdm".

Open a .bundle file in terminal:

  1. Open terminal and type "sudo sh /home/username/Downloads/example.bundle".

Enable logging in as root in KDE4:

  1. Open terminal and type "sudo passwd root".

  2. Enter the password you want for root.

  3. Open terminal and type "sudo kate /etc/kde4/kdm/kdmrc".

  4. In Kate edit "AllowRootLogin=false" to read "AllowRootLogin=true".

  5. Reboot your computer.

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