How To Fix Green Line At The Bottom In VLC In Linux

Fix green line issue in VLC in Linux

Seeing a green line at the bottom in VLC in Linux? No, don’t worry. You are not seeing things. Indeed a green or purple line on the screen in VLC is very common annoyance. Some times the green-purple line is very thin and hardly noticeable but some times it could be promptly visible. At times, […]

Share Folders On Local Network Between Ubuntu And Windows

share files between ubuntu and windows

This is a complete tutorial to show you how to share folders over local network in Ubuntu. Do you have multiple devices in your home? Do you have to use Flash Drive or SD card to transfer data from Ubuntu to another computer? Do you find it annoying? We know you do. Because we don’t want you […]

How To Upgrade To Ubuntu 15.04 Beta From Ubuntu 14.10

Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet

Ubuntu 15.04 beta 1 has been released closely following the Ubuntu 15.04 release schedule. If you want to experience the new features being introduced in Ubuntu 15.04 beta, we’ll see how to upgrade to Ubuntu 15.04 beta from Ubuntu 14.10 in this post. A word of caution, this is not a stable release. You’ll definitely […]

Fix Minimal BASH like line editing is supported GRUB Error In Linux

fixed Minimal BASH like line editing is supported error

The other day when I installed Elementary OS in dual boot with Windows, I encountered a Grub error at the reboot time. I was presented with command line with error message: Minimal BASH like line editing is supported. For the first word, TAB lists possible command completions. anywhere else TAB lists possible device or file […]

How To Fix: Failed to fetch cdrom apt-get update cannot be used to add new CD-ROMs

Elementary OS Freya

These days I am experimenting with Elementary OS Freya and during this, I encountered a very common updater error: Failed to fetch cdrom Please use apt-cdrom to make this CD-ROM recognized by APT. apt-get update cannot be used to add new CD-ROMs. The complete error looked like this after running the apt-get update command:

How To Make GDebi Default Instead of Ubuntu Software Center

Make Gdebi default in Ubuntu

If you use Ubuntu or Ubuntu based Linux distribution such as Elementary OS Freya, you might be using Ubuntu Software Center to install .deb executable files. Ubuntu Software Center is a nice application for finding and installing apps but it is resource heavy and slow. This is why I prefer using App Grid, a lighter […]