I was messing around with permissions and ownership in Ubuntu without knowing much of the consequences, one thing that leaded to not being able to login with my username/password (login screen loop as some may call) was when I changed ownership of the root “/” to the logged in user “mahmoud”. 77 more words
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How to install the newest version of the seamonkey web browser using a bash script in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit
# first remove old installation of seamonkey web browser cd /tmp rm index.html sudo rm -rf /opt/seamonkey /usr/bin/seamonkey /tmp/seamonk* # install bleeding edge version of seamonkey web browser wget --no-check-certificate http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/seamonkey/nightly/latest-comm-aurora/ filename=`grep bz2 index.html|grep x86_64|tail -n 1|cut -d"\"" -f8` wget --no-check-certificate http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/seamonkey/nightly/latest-comm-aurora/`echo $filename` tar -xjvf `echo $filename` sudo cp -r seamonkey /opt/seamonkey sudo ln -sf /opt/seamonkey/seamonkey /usr/bin/seamonkey
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In this post, we’ll try to write a “helloworld” plugin for Compiz and store it in a Launchpad repository. 1,638 more words