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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


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