For a computer or any eletronic pet ...
Videoprojector are cheaper and the "new" pico projectors (i.e. mini) are affordable and interesting but which one to choose .
There are now several possibilities to synchronise your Android phone to your Ubuntu PC locally without using a cloud.
AFUL can help you choose your computer reseller.
If you have an error
Erreur de GPG : ... NO_PUBKEY when you update your apt list (e.g. with command
sudo aptitude update), the solution is in Ubuntu-FR documentation.
You want software to get thing in order : calendar, notes, to do list ...
There's always been argument about the use of
aptitude or of
apt-get but there's also
software-center (Ubuntu software center): which one to chose ?
Here is what I add on top of a standard Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot installation.
You cannot get wifi: you need a directional antenna.
For many years, Spybot Search & Destroy has been the reference on Malware management on Windows ... but that's not the case any more.
Utiliser son téléphone Android pour connecter son PC Ubuntu sur internet ... voilà qui est bien !
Using your Android phone to connect your Ubuntu PC on internet ... here is a good idea.
Le partage de fichiers n'est pas si facile que ça dans Ubuntu (et ses dérivés).
Sharing files is not so easy in Ubuntu (and derivatives).
Here are a few solutions to take control of a distant computer.
Il existe un nouveau chargeur d'amorceur graphique : BURG ! !
Il permet d'afficher des effets plus graphique que GRUB : je l'ai installé sur mon nouveau netbook.
There's a new graphic boot loader : BURG ! !
It displays grphical effects (unlike GRUB): I've installed it on my new netbook.
2 Android apps
Here is how to install Cinelerra 4.3 HV on Ubuntu Oneiric Ocelot 11.10 !
Do you want to display pretty photos galleries on your web site managed with PluXml ?
I've installed the latest Ubuntu version (11.10 Oneiric Ocelot) on two different PC. Here are my remarks and advices.
Finding files on Linux (and Unix) always existed ... in command line mode (with
find and others commands) : but for a graphic mode search, that's another story and even more so with Lubuntu.
You are wondering whether it's worth moving from Windows to Ubuntu: here are a few reasons to do it ...
You want to read your emails from Yahoo Mail on your favourite email reader, for instance Thunderbird or Claws or others (and not in web browser any more), here is how to configure it !
Modifications to be done after installing an Ubuntu !
Do you want to print one image on several A4 (or US letter) pages ?
It's nice to use the Gimp but knowing how to is better.
It's always good ... I mean mandatory, to backup your data (in case of crash disk, theft, ...), but which software should be used ?
I always forget how to find out, which version of the distribution I am using: here's the answer !
A linux distribution for architects ...
You wan to change Android ROM.
You are downloading ISOs -i.e. CDs images to burn (typically Linux distros)- and you want to check the integrity with MD5, but, like me, you regularly forget how to do ! ! Here are solutions.
Ever wanted to update your PC ... but don't know how: a web site will do it for you !