ubuntu - tips & tricks

Use pbcopy on Ubuntu

A quick tip to get pbcopy alias configured on your ubuntu in order to copy standard input from the terminal...

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How to execute a BASH script

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); You may on occassion feel the need to automate certain processes or proceudres on your linux based computer. These maybe simple processes like ensuring your packages...

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Remove All Unused Linux Kernel Headers, Images and Modules from ubuntu boot

Gary Woodfine

Freelance Full Stack Developer at threenine.co.uk
Helps businesses by improving their technical proficiencies and eliminating waste from the software development pipelines.

A unique background as business owner, marketing, software development and business development ensures that he can offer the optimum business consultancy services across a wide spectrum of business challenges.

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If you are constantly updating your linux installation you may find over time that your boot partition may be running out of space and if list the contents of your boot partition you may find several versions of the same files i.e. kernel versions listed.

ubuntu - tips & tricks

Install skype on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Skype is a very popular business communication tool for users worldwide. The chances are If you are conducting business internationally, the majority of your contacts will...

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ubuntu - tips & tricks

10 things to install ubuntu 14.04 LTS for business use

Gary Woodfine

Freelance Full Stack Developer at threenine.co.uk
Helps businesses by improving their technical proficiencies and eliminating waste from the software development pipelines.

A unique background as business owner, marketing, software development and business development ensures that he can offer the optimum business consultancy services across a wide spectrum of business challenges.

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Ubuntu 14.04 – Trusty Tahr – is the latest Long Term Support release of ubuntu from Canonical, this means that this release has 5 years of support and security updates.  This makes it a great release to use for business purposes.

In this post we’ve provide some advice on what to do to configure your desktop for optimum use within a small business environment, to ensure you’ve got everything you need when you need it.

Watch netflix on ubuntu desktop

Gary Woodfine

Freelance Full Stack Developer at threenine.co.uk
Helps businesses by improving their technical proficiencies and eliminating waste from the software development pipelines.

A unique background as business owner, marketing, software development and business development ensures that he can offer the optimum business consultancy services across a wide spectrum of business challenges.

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In a previous blog post we provided a some instructions on how to watch netflix on ubuntu desktop by installing netflix desktop, although that solution worked pretty well it is a little clunky in that it enables you to use Silverlight inside a Windows version of Firefox.  It also isn’t entirely user friendly and the application has some little quirks, which could get annoying, for instance the account details links was periodically covered by the exit button!

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