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Google Drive in Linux

I should say that I was pretty shocked to find out that there is no official google drive package for Linux. I had to come up with something since I used Drive all the time. 141 more words


Fixing chrome sign in issue in Linux mint

I am quite new new to linux and had some difficulty in fixing this issue and so I decided to write about it so someone else could fix it easily. 108 more words


Fixing DNS Issues with Linux Mint 18

A problem that has been bugging me for a while on my Linux Mint 18, that the DNS is not working properly and on a random basis. 48 more words

Create LVM Physical Volumes, Volume Groups and Logical Volumes on Ubuntu 16.04

It’s pretty straight-forward, but before you start, you need to check for block devices that can be used to create physical volumes:

sudo lvmdiskscan

You will see a result that looks like this: 246 more words


How to allow non-root user to capture packets with Wireshark on Ubuntu 16.04

Only two steps you need to do:

  1. “sudo dpkg-reconfigure wireshark-common” (choose yes to allow Dumpcap to make the wireshark group members able to capture packets)
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Wireshark no interface error

Wireshark requires right to access network adapter. Therefore with normal user, wireshark cannot use NIC except the bluetooth.

The dpkg-reconfigure command creates the wireshark group (so you don’t need to), but then you need to add your user to the group, and re-login… 19 more words


How to change default desktop environment in Debian

sudo update-alternatives –config x-session-manager
There are 2 choices for the alternative x-session-manager (providing /usr/bin/x-session-manager).

Selection    Path                    Priority   Status
* 0            /usr/bin/gnome-session   50        auto mode… 45 more words