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Acer C720P Elantech touchpad finally working with Ubuntu!

Thanks to GalliumOS, I’ve been able to use the Elantech touchpad on my Acer C720P Chromebook since I installed full single boot Ubuntu on it in late 2015. 25 more words

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Install SQL Developer on Ubuntu 16.04 or Elementary OS Loki

Install jdk

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html

Download the necessary jdk for your flavor of linux 32 or 64 bit.  You can use alien to convert the rpm to a deb installer or just download the .tar.gz file and follow the steps below. 519 more words

Elementary OS

Installing Ubuntu 16.04 on an Acer C720p chromebook

I booted a Ubuntu LiveUSB on my Acer C720p and I got this error:

Missing parameter in configuration file. Keyword: path
gfxboot.c32: not a COM32R image
boot : 58 more words
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Creating a ChromeOS recovery drive using Ubuntu

The way to reinstall ChromeOS using Linux is to download a script from Google and run it.

Running sudo linux_recovery.sh failed with an error about the config file: 151 more words

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Installing Ubuntu on a Mac Pro 6,1 (late 2013) and 5,1 (mid 2010)

Thanks to many resources online I was able to install full single-boot Ubuntu on a Mac Pro that I was given at work. Normally I would not buy an unnecessarily expensive computer like this, but since it was free and it had 64 GB of RAM, I decided to keep it. 852 more words

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Dell XPS 13 DE Running Linux Mint 17.3

I bought it from the business sales web site, the general PC sales staff knew nothing about the XPS 13 Developer Edition, a compact ultrabook that runs Ubuntu out of the box-in theory, and I allegedly saved $300 because it was for my business, todgermanica dot com. 600 more words