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Laptop lid close & Power Management in Ubuntu

To make Ubuntu (Elementary OS Freya) do nothing when laptop lid is closed:

  1. Open the /etc/systemd/logind.conf file in a text editor as root, for example, …
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Krita on Elementary OS

Krita is a stunning, open-source drawing and image editing application that works a lot like Photoshop. Til recently, it hasn’t been available out-of-the-box for Elementary OS. 135 more words

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Linux: what is it?

Have you ever heard of Linux?

Many people have, and yet many people have not. This post is for those who have never even heard the word Linux, but also for those who… 250 more words

Updates to Relay

I pushed out some updates to Relay. You can find the changes on Github or Launchpad. Relay is an elegant and sleek IRC client designed for Elementary OS but will work on any Linux OS. 54 more words


ROS Indigo with Elementary OS Freya

I’ve recently got my a new laptop for work, which is great, but this means I had to abandon all the comfort of OSX.

Of course for work I need an Ubuntu system but I set my eyes on a distribution called Elementary OS before, that is Ubuntu-based but tries to mimic the style of OSX. 273 more words


Elementary OS - Kellemes meglepetes

Mult heten szert tettem egy kiselejtezett P20-2 monitorra. Gondoltam az eddig hasznalt HTPC-bol, amit mar ugyis ritkan hasznalok, keszitek magamnak egy gepet. A processzor kivetelevel, ami csak egy gyengecske G440-es Celeron, a konfig tobbi resze elfogadhato allapotu. 103 more words


In pursuit of perfect Linux Distro

Disclaimer: the opinions and experiences listed on the site are my personal. In some cases, my understanding could be incorrect. Please point out if any corrections are required so that I can consider editing. 3,062 more words