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Cloning Ubuntu 16.04 LTS VM in VirtualBox

Recently I had to clone an existing Ubuntu VM and create a new VM. This is what I did during the closing process:

  1. Chose to re-initiate MAC and network settings when cloning.
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Installing Eclipse on Ubuntu 16.04

  1. If you do not have Java installed, install JDK first:
    Installing JDK on Ubuntu 16.043
  2. Identify the version of Eclipse you need and the link of the eclipse installer from here:
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Installing JDK on Ubuntu 16.04

  1. Open terminal
  2. Add Oracle’s PPA (Personal Package Archive) to the list of sources for Ubuntu to check for the updates:
    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java
  3. Update your package repository:
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Python - a politically correct language

Well, Python just got gayer, even for a language that doesn’t use curly brackets.

Apparently the lovely developers there at Python decided that the terms “master” and “slave” were too offensive to be used in the language. 534 more words


Kill the programmers. Save the world

The factory of the future will have only two employees, a man and a dog. The man will be there to feed the dog. The dog will be there to keep the man from touching the equipment – Warren Bennis… 1,004 more words


More fun with Cellular Automata

Of course, I did some more playing around with cellular automata like in my last post. I figured that I could go ahead make a similar program to imitate any arbitrary rule. 117 more words

Cellular Automata

Tools for JS Style Guidelines

What are some useful tools for enforcing JavaScript style guidelines?

Two are JSLint and JSHint.

JSLint is a tool written by famed Douglas Crockford. 96 more words