Things to do after installing Ubuntu 13.04

From Software Sources: select “Other Software”; check “Canonical Partners”; install squid-deb-proxy-client to auto-discover caching-enabled machines in the local network by running:: sudo apt-get install squid-deb-proxy-client -y install some basic software by running in a terminal: sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install vim eclipse-platform openjdk-7-jdk meld chromium-browser skype gimp inkscape gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly gstreamer1.0-libav gstreamer1.0-plugins-bad rar p7zip-full […]

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Useful Linux howtos

Applications to install Oracle Java JDK follow these instructions; to compare files or directories use “Meld Diff Viewer”. You can install it by running: sudo apt-get install meld to install Microsoft’s Core Font package run: sudo apt-get install ttf-mscorefonts-installer to synchronize folders, files and make backups use “Conduit Synchronizer”. You can install it by running: […]

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