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Xubuntu 16.04

I updated two Xubuntu systems from 15.10 to 16.04. One is a seldom used virtual machine (VM) launched for nominal testing. The other is an almost daily used system on my laptop. 589 more words


Xubuntu 16.04 LTS on black MacBook (2008)

I have a MacBook now.

Granted, it’s a almost obsolete as it’s 8yrs old and has an un-updateable version of Mac OS X, but I have one. 325 more words

Ubuntu 16.04, Xubuntu 16.04, and the Samsung 950 Pro 256G M.2

📅 April 21, 2016
Ubuntu 16.04 was released earlier today (April 21, 2016), and it feels like Christmas!

This also means that the Ubuntu derivatives, such as Xubuntu 16.04, will also be available. 1,660 more words


Xubuntu Woes

My Happy Feet time with Xubuntu 15.10 ended. In addition to my Xfce wish list, a few additional paper cuts wore me down.

Xubuntu seems to struggle with wireless. 346 more words


Installing qemu with kvm and virt-manager

I have used Oracle Virtualbox before. It has an easy and intuitive UI, supports all the features I needed and is open-source. But this time I decided to use another widely recognized virtualization solution on Linux, qemu, along with kvm. 439 more words



Some days ago I awakened from my sleep several hours early. I knew I would be unable to return to my slumber. I rose, took a very hot shower, started a wood fire, made and ate breakfast while browsing RSS feeds. 764 more words


Stream setup failed for Bluetooth headphones


I have a Bluetooth adapter and a Bluetooth headset which worked fine on an Ubuntu system. I now plug them into another XUbuntu system. It uses… 144 more words