Tag: gnome

  • How to change Desktop Environments in Ubuntu 12.10

    If you want to change Unity and install anything else (like KDE) in Ubuntu 12.10, then this article is for you. Just copy-paste the commands into your terminal, press enter … wait a little bit for the packages to download and you are ready. Logout, pick your favourite Desktop Environment and log back in. It’s […]

  • iQunix OS: Clean, Fast and Simple OS

    I am pleased to present to you a Linux distribution that I had in my mind for a while and was able to release it recently. The distribution is called iQunix OS and it is an Ubuntu based distribution. It is pronounced as i-qu-nix (iqunix_pronounce), and the focuses (or at least it tries to) on […]

  • First Look at Fedora 15 Alpha 1 With Gnome Shell

    Here is a nice video from This Week In Linux were you can take a look at Gnome Shell User interface that will be the default desktop environment for Fedora 15. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0d_9C8XlV00]

  • 2Click Update version 5.6

    After a month of delay for testing porposes, I am releasing the new version of 2Click Update (2cu) and 2cuCORE. This version is the result of collaboration and contribution by the community. I have to thank Nathan Douglas and Mark Obad for their contribution to the code of this version and the translations provided by the launchpad community. Lets see what has changed and added :

  • Comparison: Ubuntu update manager and 2clickUpdate

    After publishing the 5.5.version of 2click Update, it got an unexpected attention by the community. Many referral links, reviews, code contribution, translations and some emails pointing in one general question: what the heck does it do and why to use 2click Update when there is already Ubuntu Update manager available After some mails talking about the reasons why 2click Update is better than “classic” update manager with Andrew, author of Web Upd8 , I realized that many people could have the same questions that raised upon the discussion. Let me give you a better description of what makes 2click Update a “smart robot”(script).

  • 2click Update v5.5: Going Lightning with Axel

    2click Update v5.5: Going Lightning with Axel

    I am pleased to announce that 2click Update version 5.5 of 5.X series is out. In this major release the entire structure of code has changed. The code is structured in a modular way so that every feature is just a module. Also a new feature is available that will automatically boost the downloading of upgrades in […]

  • Combine Dropbox with Ubuntu One

    Dropbox is a file hosting service operated by Dropbox, Inc. which uses cloud computing to enable users to store and share files and folders with others across the Internet using file synchronization. There are both free and paid services, each with varying options; the service is cross-platform, with client programs available for several different operating systems as well as a Web-based client. On the […]

  • 2click Update v5.3 Bug fix release

    Urgent Bug Fix Release and two more languages added : a) Fixed Bug affecting all previous releases : This bug prevents 2clickUpdate to show messages in user defined language even if user has copied the language pack of his/her choice. b) Added Russian and Spanish language pack. Now languages available are: Albanian Brazilian Portuguese Greek […]

  • 2click Update 5.2

    With this version of 2click Update of 5.x series a fast translation method is introduced. You can now translate instantly this software into your local language in 2 minutes ! Just visit https://translations.launchpad.net/2clickupdate and start the translation in the most easy way ever made available. 2click Update is already available in 4 languages: Albanian by […]

  • 2clickUpdate v5.1

    2clickUpdate v5.1

    I am pleased to announce the availability of a new series 5.x, the 5.1 version of 2clickUpdate. With this release I am trying a new approach internally (in terms of code) and structurally that will lead to a better expandable and maintainable software. Its possible that until the version 6, code will be changed in […]