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ruby on rails installation on fresh ubuntu machine

Ruby On Rails Installation on fresh ubuntu machine Installation steps are applicable to ubuntu versions interpid, karmic koala.Make necessary changes according to package manager provided by other linux operating systems in order install ruby and rails. Before getting started to … Continue reading

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Imagemagick/ RMagick Installation on ubuntu

ImageMagick Installation Ubuntu machine has default apt-get package manager.To install imagemagick following packages needs to be installed. apt-get install imagemagick librmagick-ruby libmagickwand-dev RMagick gem install gem install rmagick If you still facing problems with gem installation, Please look that following … Continue reading

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Programming ruby Linux basics

Remove svn files inside directoryrm -rf `find . -type d -name .svnSet path in linuxexport PATH=$PATH:/usr/ruby/binHere /usr/ruby/bin is the path to ruby extecuatble. grep and print process pidps -ef | grep search_string | grep -v grep | awk ‘{print  $2 … Continue reading

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Getting wired and wireless working on ubuntu 9.0.4

It might be the case that earlier wireless was working and then it stopped workingFollow the simple steps here…. 1. Restart networking sudo /etc/init.d/networking restart 2. Disable the “Support for Atheros 802.11 wireless LAN cards” on system/administration/Hardware Drivers, and reboot … Continue reading

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Upgrading openoffice in ubuntu interpid

Follow simple steps defined in this post for smooth upgrade of openoffice in linux. click here

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pidgin install and update pidgin messenger on ubuntu interpid

Fresh pidgin Installation sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install pidgin Earlier versions of pidgin has problem in connecting yahoo messenger which is solved in newer versions.In order to update old version of pidgin, simply follow instructions written below and you … Continue reading

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Linux commands for remote access, compress, decompress

Remote Login============ssh client is a program for logging into remote machine and execute commands.ssh [-l login_name ] hostname | user@hostname [command ]other optionsssh [-afgknqstvxACNTX1246 ] [-b bind_address ] [-c cipher_spec ]  [-e escape_char ] [-i identity_file ] [-l login_name ] … Continue reading

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