Recently I have picked up Lenovo Yoga 2 13 model 20344, which has I5 and 8GB ram paired with 500 GB HDD.
Laptop does look nice, orange, so it does stand out a bit, yet that HDD was just so slow. Continue reading “Lenovo Yoga 2 13 – M.2 Upgrade and Linux/Remix OS 3”
Conky configuration which I have used some time ago, you might need to adjust path manually to match your system. Plus you need fullest conky package. Continue reading “Conky with Spotify”
In order to use this guide you must have Manjaro .NET installed, you might try to use it on other Manjaro types or even Arch, yet it might not work. This guide was tested on my PC and virtualbox. Continue reading “Installing Unity on Manjaro .NET of 0.8.12”
Let’s just say you have Ubuntu 12.10 (04) and you install any other windows manager, once you do so they appear in the list when loging in to your account, which is great. But sometimes we do not want to see them all. For example safe-mode or 2D or other which we normally will not use. Here is quick tutorial how to simply hide them. Continue reading “Removing other window managers from Ubuntu login screen”
Dual screen on intel GPU:
xrandr --output LVDS1 --auto --output VGA1 --auto --right-of LVDS1
Simple and easy command, which will allow to connect monitor to your laptop, since be default it used as clone, but after this it will be used as extension. Of-course you first must know your names of screens and output.
This is only personal list of applets and extensions which I think are best. Cinnamon from the start comes with number of applets, but these mentioned bellow were not included with Linux Mint 13: Cinnamon version. So let’s begin, instead of explaining how to install them, I will list them with links (which contain instructions) and explain why I like them.
Continue reading “Cinnamon: best applets and extensions”
Currently in almost all major distributions there are lots and really lots of unneeded changes, which almost forces to search for alternatives. Ubuntu gone for Unity, it is good if only think you do is browse or watch movies, but for working it is quite complicated, they are now trying to fix it with HUD, who know how it will by. Windows also gone for different interface, which is more suited for tablets, and having two interfaces on one OS kick you in resources place. Only shiny and waited OS is Bodhi 2.0.0 but is not released yet. But maybe there is something else…
Continue reading “Linux Mint 13: Cinnamon”