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Is it possible to use multiple desktop environments on same system?

This question has received: 9 Votes.

I am using Ubuntu 12.04. I want to try out KDE and other desktop environments.

But I’m not sure if I’ll like them enough to switch permanently. 294 more words

Can I replace the default login screen for the Pantheon Greeter?

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I’m using Ubuntu 12.04, and I’d like to know if I can replace the default login screen (Light-DM) for the one used on ELementary OS (Phantheon Greeter). 121 more words

Mesos, Modules, and Travis-CI

When my manager asked me to badge the Docker Volume Driver Isolator Module for Mesos (DVDI) project with a Travis-CI build status I thought “Sure, no problem.” 2,436 more words


Host alias for ssh

This question has received: 11 Votes.

There are a few SSH destinations I will frequently be connecting to and I’m wondering if rather than remember the IP address I can create a host alias for them. 200 more words

Configuring Java On Ubuntu Using Terminal

In my previous article, we have learnt how to set-up an Ubuntu Virtual Machine on Oracle’s VirtualBox. This article demonstrates how to configure Java 7 (Version 1.7.0_79) on Ubuntu using Linux command shell i.e. 405 more words


Kubuntu and KDE clock

This question has received: 9 Votes.

I have some very strange behavior of the KDE clock in latest Kubuntu with KDE 4.10 backports. System clock is correctly set, although for some reason it uses UTC. 195 more words