Tag: Ubuntu

How to Install SMPlayer 17.10 via PPA in Ubuntu 17.10

A new monthly update of SMPlayer media player was released earlier today. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu via PPA. SMPlayer 17.10 following two changes: Replace the deprecated video and audio filters in mpv with new ones. The karaoke filter is available again. Note that …

How To Install Ubuntu Touch On Your Android Device

Canonical, Ubuntu’s parent company at one time was developing an operating system for Android devices. They called this move a way to “disrupt the industry” and change the way we use mobile phones by bringing a full Linux desktop to mobile. After a few years, they …

GnuCash 2.6.18 Released with Some Fixes (Ubuntu PPA)

Free accounting software GnuCash got a new update recently for its 2.6 stable series. GnuCash 2.6.18 is primarily comprised of bug fixes, including 2 bugs that are six years old. They are: Calendar of upcoming SXes has various display issues. Interdependent report options fail to change …

Ubuntu 17.10 Beta 2 Flavours Available to Download

Pitching up alongside the main Ubuntu 17.10 beta release are new beta builds of the various official Ubuntu flavors. Among the many spins choosing to take part in this round of testing is the marvellous Ubuntu MATE, brilliant Ubuntu Budgie, and, er, Xubuntu. All releases share …

Install Brackets 1.11 Code Editor On Linux Ubuntu

Install Brackets code editor for Linux Ubuntu. Brackets is an open source code editor for the JavaScript, HTML and CSS, written for Web. With focused visual tools and preprocessor support, Brackets is a modern text editor that makes it easy to design in the browser. It’s …

How To Update A Specific Package In Ubuntu

How to update a specific package in Ubuntu; apt-get upgrade to specific version. Using one of the apt-get upgrade options “apt-get install –only-upgrade”, users can apt-get update only one repository. They can easily update a single package in Ubuntu. Update A Specific Package In Ubuntu You …

Ubuntu Is Dropping 32-bit Desktop Images

This news affects users of live CDs mostly If you were hoping to download Ubuntu 17.10 32-bit come its release next month we’ve some bad news to give you. Ubuntu is dropping 32-bit builds of Ubuntu 17.10 desktop entirely. It’s time to bid farewell to non-64 …

WordPress on Ubuntu 16.04 With Caddy

  WordPress is a famous content management system based on PHP and MySQL, distributed under the terms of the GNU GPLv2 (or later). In most cases it is installed by using Apache or NGINX as web servers, or, as we explained in this tutorial, it can …

Install Ant GTK Theme on Ubuntu Linux

Install Ant GTK Theme on Ubuntu Linux Systems. The Add Theme comes with Ant-dracula and Ant-bloody themes. It is a light and dark UI theme that brings a neat design and crisp interface. The latest release of Ant GTK Theme brings full support to pantheon-files, function …

How to Install Zikula on Ubuntu 16.04

  In this tutorial we are going to provide you with step by step instructions on how to install Zikula on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS. Zikula is an open-source web application framework written in PHP. At the time of writing this tutorial, the latest stable version …

Gscan2pdf 1.8.7 Released! How to install it in Ubuntu

Gscan2pdf, a simple GUI tool to produce PDFs or DjVus from scanned documents, has reached the new 1.8.7 release that is primarily comprised of bug fixes and some improvements. Gscan2pdf 1.8.7 release highlights: Add units to scan and edit paper dialogues. Remove unsupported libsane-perl offered as …

Install Tilda Terminal Emulator On Ubuntu Linux

Install Tilda terminal emulator on Ubuntu Linux. Tilda is a terminal emulator and can be compared with other popular terminal emulators such as gnome-terminal (Gnome), Konsole (KDE), xterm and many others. The specialities of Tilda are that it does not behave like a normal window but …

Flight Simulator FlightGear 2017.3 Released [Ubuntu PPA]

The FlightGear flight simulator has reached the 2017.3 release earlier today with a huge list of changes. Though it’s not official announced at the moment, FlightGear 2017.3 features following changes according to the changelog: Aircraft: detailed Carrier USS Harry Truman and escort group, with many animated …