Deluge Error. No module named gobject

I just installed Deluge on Archlinux but the GUI kept failing to come up with  “No module named gobject”. This happens because installing just the deluge package does not meet all the dependencies required to run the GUI. Install “python-gobject2” and “pygtk” packages to satisfy the dependencies and Deluge will run fine. $pacman -Sy python-gobject2 pygtk

Spotify won’t play local files on Linux

I’m running Spotify version 0.9.4.183-1 and  local mp3 files don’t play anymore. All I get from the logs is “15:58:39.156 I [audio_driver_linux.cpp:18 ] Using PulseAudio”, no proper error message 🙁 After some googling, the fix was simple enough. Install the “ffmpeg-compat” package from the office repo. sudo pacman -S ffmpeg-compat Restart spotify and your local mp3…

How to configure a static IP interface on Arch Linux

  Arch Linux defaults to DHCP on a new install. This guide will walk you through the steps need to configure a static IP interface for your Arch Linux install. 1. Create the interface config file in “/etc/netctl/”. Either use the sample file in “/etc/netctl/examples/” as a base or create one from scratch. We’ll create…

Gnome online accounts not working

Just completed my fresh install of Arch Linux and Gnome 3.10. Hit my first issue, gnome-online-accounts dialog does not come up so I can’t add my clound accounts. The Fix: Install “telepathy-gaze” packge. pacman -S telepathy-gaze

How to install Fedora Utils on Fedora 20

Fedora Utils is the “Ubuntu Tweak” of Fedora. It simplifies many of the post install tasks. It’s basically a collection of scripts and customizable plugins wrapped around a nice GUI which  help you install fonts, codecs, flash, java, etc. It also cleans up your system, fixes some common issues, tweaks your desktop, etc. Here’s a…