Finally configured my B.yond remote to control my TV. There are are 2 ways to configure your remote. Method 1: Hold down the tv(power) and power buttons together until the indicator blinks twice. Refer to the table below and key in the 4 digit number that represents your TV brand. If the code was valid […]
Feedly recently removed its minibar option and it’s been a pain adding new feeds since. My work around is to use Google’s “RSS Subscription Extension” and manually add the feeds in. Install the extension. Browse to your site of choice. If the extension finds a valid RSS feed an icon will show up in your […]
Had to get collectd going on a CentOS 5.8 environment today. The EPEL repo was needed to get the packages. Here’s how to add the EPEL repo to CentOS 5.x cd /tmp wget http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/5/x86_64/epel-release-5-4.noarch.rpm rpm -Uvh epel-release-5-4.noarch.rpm
I spend a lot of time working with ssh terminals over very slow connections. One common issue that crops up often is unresponsive terminals. Closing the terminal is what most of us would go with but then you would have to go through the login workflow again. If you had to login to 3 servers […]
What version of the GNOME Shell am I running? You can quickly find out your GNOME Shell version be running “gnome-shell –version” danesh@r2d2:~$ gnome-shell –version GNOME Shell 3.8.2 This is also an indicator to which version of GNOME you are running.