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 gimpContinue reading “Awesome desktop #1”

How to view Youtube videos without flash player!!

Many times it happens that you dont have the latest version of flash player and youtube doesn’t work on the older one. Well here’s a trick that lets you watch them without flash player installed. Moreover, it gives you the options to directly view the HD/HQ version of a video(if available), and a link toContinue reading “How to view Youtube videos without flash player!!”

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. TheContinue reading “Getting started with programming in GNU/Linux: the easy way”