Since your computer can access data in RAM faster than on a hard drive, moving cached data to RAM can improve your page load times. In Firefox, all you need to do to move your cache to RAM is open … Continued
I like to have my global system locale in English, but I mus use Firefox and Thunderbird in pt-PT so if anyone has a similar need, here’s how to do it.
Recently I needed to upload all my music library to Google Music, and got some errors (WAV format is not supported). So I needed a command to batch convert all WAV files into FLAC find . -name “*.WAV” -exec flac … Continued
When for some reason our distro fails to auto install our wireless network card, we first need to identity its chipset, so open up a terminal and type: lspci | egrep -i –color ‘wifi|wlan|wireless’
The latest XAMPP version does not install the latest phpMyAdmin, ence it has to be manually upgraded.
Did you ever come across a long and/or complex terminal command? And you wished you knew what you are doing instead of a simple copy paste?
Inspired by my last post, but somehow messed up your sudoers file? Don’t be afraid there’s a solution
I’m using Unetbootin all the time to write ISOs to my USB Pen drive, and having to enter root password all the time irritates me…
Yesterday, while my Dropbox was updating, it created hundreds of “conflicted files” scatterred around many directories, so I turned to the command line to search them and delete them all at once find . -type f -name “*confli*” -exec rm … Continued
Since my laptop HDD died last week I’ve been using a USB flash with Lubuntu 13.04 with persistance, and several other live distros.