Tag Archives: linux

Repair / Fix Mac HFS+ partition using Ubuntu CD

This post will tell you how to repair / fix Mac HFS+ partition using Ubuntu CD (Live CD or Install CD). What do you need to do this? Ubuntu CD (I used Ubuntu 8.10 Desktop Edition Install/Live CD) Mac Internet … Continue reading

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Scrolling in Gmail is slow?

scrolling up-down in Gmail is so choppy and slow in Linux (Ubuntu?) with Firefox. Looks like this is because of excessive use of Javascript in Gmail. The only alternative that I know is changing the Gmail to Older Version, you … Continue reading

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Deja Vu Sans Condensed is working in Firefox

It was too annoying that i was not getting Deja Vu Sans Condensed font for firefox itself, whereas this font is working with other applications in Gnome. I was getting Sans font instead in Firefox. After gooooogling (too long) i … Continue reading

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GNOME with openbox window manager

Openbox is lightweight window manager. I installed it on my gentoo, i really liked it. Openbox starts in blink of an eye my gentoo.Openbox just takes seconds to install in any distro. It comes around 500 Kb download size. I … Continue reading

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Raaga.com in Linux

Hey folks, i have a good news for music lovers. I have just got a workaround to play songs from Raaga.com in Linux. I tried with Ubuntu Hardy Heron 8.04 & Firefox 3.0 b 5. I followed this article http://www.zyxware.com/articles/2008/04/27/setting-up-raaga-com-to-work-on-ubuntu-8-04-hardy-heronContinue reading

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How to Ubuntu Hardy Heron on MacBook

I bought my dream laptop on Feb ’08, i was really satisfied with the MacBook. This is my first blog after on MacBook. The MacBook came with the Mac OS X leopard. leopard was pretty awesome. That was my first … Continue reading

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Telugu Rendering in Ubuntu Linux

EDIT: This blog and blog post is moved to blog.abhiomkar.in — Updated — To get correct rendering of telugu in Ubuntu GNU/Linux enter these commands in your favorite Terminal : (Read Telugu) For Ubuntu Latest Versions (>= 9.10 Karmic Koala): … Continue reading

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