Category Archives: Linux Admin

Turning Wireless on Causes Laptop to Freeze on Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal? My Work Around

It all started.. …after I installed Kubuntu 11.04 beta, everything was going smooth, wireless worked out of the box, (unlike 10.10 where I had to install some freedom hating broadcom driver) I had the awesome kde 4.6.2, seating on top … ...

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How to Enable Right | Middle Click On Clickpads – Ubuntu 10.10

Update: There is a Post on how to enable Multitouch support using a patch not supported with this work around, you might want to take a look first. I got my self a new laptop recently. The old one was … Continue reading →...

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Why You Should Never Steal From a Linux Admin

Being a sysadmin does come with its ups and down.  It’s not a job which comes with glory or fame. When things work no one even remembers to give you a pat in the back. You only hear from them … Continue reading →...

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How to safely remove PPA Repository from Ubuntu

We sometimes find what we are looking for while searching for something completely different. This happened to me recently. I was searching for a way to  fix some graphic performance issues being experienced on kubuntu, when I stumbled upon (no pun...

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