Sunday, April 3, 2016
You Tube Intro
Win32 Disk Imager
Win32 Disk Imager to burn *.iso to USB flash drive.
Then, reboot from USB from UEFI enabled laptop. Should work. (Live CD has limitation as most new laptop no longer have CD drive.)
To restore USB flash drive. Follow step 5 in uTube video.
Saturday, April 2, 2016
qyang@ubuntu:~$ dpkg --list |grep transmission
ii transmission 2.82-1.1ubuntu3.1 all lightweight BitTorrent client
ii transmission-common 2.82-1.1ubuntu3.1 all lightweight BitTorrent client (common files)
Sunday, February 14, 2016
Saturday, January 2, 2016
Copied all ~/.vim folder to newly installed ubuntu box. But vi is complaining on start up. "E185: Cannot find color scheme 'morning'" Because at default it's using vim.tiny. qyang@ubuntu:~$ ll /etc/alternatives/vi lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 17 Dec 6 13:24 /etc/alternatives/vi -> /usr/bin/vim.tiny* In old ubuntu box: qyang@lgm-pc:~$ ll /etc/alternatives/vi lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 18 Jun 15 2015 /etc/alternatives/vi -> /usr/bin/vim.gnome Installing vim-gnome fixed this issue. ($sudo apt-get install vim-gnome)
Thursday, December 31, 2015
 Using ubuntu 14.04.3 default vino desktop sharing (current session)
 One bug fix in early 14.04 vino
 SSH tunnelling
 command line to config and start vino
See wiki post for details.
vino-preferences on remote ubuntu machine:
vinagre remote desktop client settings on local fedora20 machine:
Final show. Enjoy!!
Thursday, December 10, 2015
This POST addressed how to accept license when clicking enter doesn't respond the OK display when installing playonlinux from command line.
button. Same like in windows.
HitThat is it. So easy, just switching among buttons, to highlight
key, then hit to accept the license.
This post addressed one issue I had tonight.
W: Failed to fetch http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/trusty-backports/Release.gpg Unable to connect to us.archive.ubuntu.com:http:
sudo rm /var/lib/apt/lists/* -vf sudo apt-get update
Or switch apt mirror from this link