The original post below applies to old versions. For 0.4.x plus, you don’t need to do this. You just need to have a proper Oracle JRE/JDK installed system wide which you can do with this: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install oracle-jdk7-installer — With the recent preview release of Android Studio […]
Over the last 24 hours, since the release of Ubuntu 11.04, I’ve managed to upload over 200GB on the torrents. Here’s a little graph of my bandwidth use. I’m sure this is just a drop int he bucket. It’d be interesting to see how much other individuals upload during the same release time. I don’t […]
Happy 10/10/10 which is kind of cool, but mostly annoying by itself. Seeing as 101010 is binary for 42, Happy ultimate answer to the ultimate question day. Also, Happy Canadian Thanksgiving. Also, Happy Ubuntu Day. They released Ubuntu 10.10 18 days early so it could fall on 10.10.10. So if you’re an Ubuntu fan and […]
Well, this is one of those crazy fun things that I had to attempt. My old system drive consisted of two 80 GB IDE drives in a mirror configuration. Pretty standard, but they were getting sluggish and I happen to have a few 320GB SATA drives doing nothing. This is not a tutorial. This is […]
I had the joy of recovering data from a busted-ass Windows XP installation. You know, the one where it blue screens no matter what boot process you try with an error about “kernl32.dll” being screwed? Yeah, one of those. So, I fired up an Ubuntu live CD to test the hardware and figure out if […]
Today, like clockwork, is the day in which Ubuntu issues another release. Get your copy via the always legal BitTorrent here. Happy Ubuntu Day!