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Can you run the Unity desktop environment on Windows? Yes!

Now this is one of the coolest tickets I’ve seen on GitHub. Thanks to the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL), this kind of surreal compatibility between platforms is now enabled. 43 more words

Planet Ubuntu

Creating a PPA for nux, compiz and unity

Here’s a short guide with the steps I followed to create a ppa with a modified version of compiz, nux and unity. 523 more words


Fix multiple launcher icon issue in Ubuntu unity

I’m so glad I found out how to fix this, because it’s an issue that just kept popping up every now and then.

The issue is this: for some applications, especially (but not necessarily) after upgrades, Unity somehow decides to spawn a new icon every time the app is launched. 421 more words


Tinkering with MakuluLinux Xfce

Makulinux is a distribution of the Linux operating system.   There are hundreds of distributions of Linux each offering a unique flavor of Linux.  Many distributions offer similar features and appearances while others differ by applications and tools offered with the distribution. 463 more words