Author: Kavya

Far out in the uncharted backwaters of the unfashionable end of the western spiral arm of the Galaxy lies a small unregarded yellow sun. Orbiting this at a distance of roughly ninety-two million miles is an utterly insignificant little blue green planet whose ape-descended life forms are so amazingly primitive that they still think digital […]

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow […]

Awesome desktop #1

This screenshot has stood second in a desktop contest by OMGUbuntu(link) and a lot of people asked me to do a howto for this. So here it is. Download the theme here GAIA Sprout by ~lassekongo83. Download the wallpaper here Glacien by ~imrik on deviantART. Install  p7zip, emerald, gimp & gimp-plugin-registry sudo apt-get install p7zip-full emerald gimp […]

Getting started with programming in GNU/Linux: the easy way

Are you an engineering student(or anyone for that sake), and are bored with that ugly Turbo C, or are sick of ‘javac’ to compile java programs. Well, here’s an easy way to do all the things nicely, easily, and in complete freedom. With some initial effort, it will be a lot easier and cooler. The […]


Hello all!! I thought I would just write some of my poems here. Hope you enjoy. This one came to me while driving…..its strange,, poems come to me while driving Dard ki aukat kya jo tod kar rakhde mujhe gode me faulad ki, jalna seekha hai maine.. Ishq ki aukat kya jo zakhm koi de […]