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.
Archlinux dropped support for ifconfig “net-tools” sometime back. [announcement] To get the ip address use “ip” tool instead. ip addr show dev [device name] ip addr show dev enp2s0 If you really want ifconfig back then grab the “net-tools from the AUR.
Follow this guide and you’ll get to enjoy Spotify’s Linux client. Note that it’s a preview release and is unsupported. Create a new source file for the Spotify repository. # sudo vi /etc/apt/sources.list.d/spotify.list Add the following line into the source file. Add Spotify’s public key so that you can verify Spotify’s packages. sudo apt-key adv […]
Quickly set the current date and time in Archlinux. 1. Check the current time. [root@atom ~]# timedatectl status Local time: Mon 2013-01-21 08:57:21 MYT Universal time: Mon 2013-01-21 00:57:21 UTC RTC time: Mon 2013-01-21 00:57:21 Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur (MYT, +0800) NTP enabled: no NTP synchronized: no RTC in local TZ: no DST active: n/a 2. Set […]
I was running Debian for sometime and in Debian the UID starts at 1000. Now I moved to CentOS 6 and the UID starts from 500. Simply changing the UID/GID seemed like an quick way to get my file permission back in sync. Here’s how to easily change the UID and GID for a user […]