Category Archives: Ubuntu

Virtual Host

What is virtual host? According to Wikipedia: Virtual hosting is a method for hosting multiple domain names on a computer using a single IP address. This allows one machine to share its resources, such as memory and processor cycles, to … Continue reading

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enabling shadow effect in ubuntu (inside virtualbox)

Ubuntu has impressive graphical effects. But while running inside virutalbox i was little upset that ubuntu can’t detect any graphics hardware inside virtualbox. I was just thinking how can i enable those nice effects in ubuntu while running inside virtualbox. … Continue reading

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Installing VirtualBox Guest Additions in Ubuntu

Step 1: After starting the ubuntu in VirtualBox Select Device->Install Guest Additions… from VirtualBox menu. Step 2: Now in ubuntu open terminal and type the following bash command to install the VirtualBox guest addition cd /media/cdrom sudo bash ./VBoxLinuxAdditions-x86.run Then … Continue reading

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Basic Shell Commands

To speak about the truth, I actually don’t dislike Linux, but i don’t feel comfortable on it. But i am feeling it is going to be important day by day specially in developer society (I don’t know, home user will … Continue reading

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Installing Microsoft Fonts in Ubuntu 8.10

Just follow these two steps below: 1. Go to terminal and type: sudo apt-get install msttcorefonts 2. Refresh the fonts cache type: sudo fc-cache -fv source:ubuntu.imoka.net

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