Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Lubuntu 16.10 is not using LXQt desktop

Sadly, the switch from LXDE to LXQt desktop is not happening on lubuntu 16.10 as predicted before, The switch to LXQt as default desktop environment has been postponed until lubuntu 17.04.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

How to install with dpkg and the dependency packages

On lubuntu/ubuntu world, when you have a debian package (.deb) and you want to install on your computer, normally you would use dpkg tool to install it, the problem is sometimes the debian package have dependency on other software package.

How to install Webmin on Lubuntu 16.04

In this article i'm going to show you how to install webmin on lubuntu 16.04, first of all what is webmin? webmin is a web based user interface for managing services on linux.

Monday, October 24, 2016

How to switch from oracle JDK to open JDK and vice versa

There are two kinds of java development kit or JDK exist in this world, the open source 'open JDK' and the proprietary 'oracle JDK'. You can install both on the same computer, but you can only use one at a time.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Xtreme Download Manager on Lubuntu

In previous article i have been reviewing one of the best download manager on lubuntu and ubuntu in general, which is 'uget', today i'm going to introduce another download manager, this one called xtreme download manager (XDM).

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Colorful rainbow command line on Lubuntu

Normally the standard command line on lubuntu is only showing black and white color, but you can have a very colorful rainbow on your command line if you like, this article i'm going to show you how to make your command line colorful just like a rainbow.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

How to show number of directories and files from command line

When working on the command line, sometimes you feel like need an information about how many directories and files is on certain location, it will be very handy if we can get such a information right on the command line itself.

Monday, October 17, 2016

How to remote desktop Lubuntu with android phone

Remote desktop is a way to control your desktop computer remotely using other machine or device, one of the most famous remote desktop protocol is vnc, you can install vnc server on your lubuntu, and then control it from other device such as your smartphone.

Friday, October 14, 2016

How to burn image to CD/DVD on Lubuntu

If your computer have CD or DVD writer drive, you can store your data into CD or DVD, this is called CD/DVD burning. Besides the CD/DVD writer drive, you will also need to have a CD/DVD burning software.

How to create and edit video on Lubuntu

If you are a former windows user, you must be familiar with 'windows movie maker', a program for creating and editing a simple video, and what about lubuntu? is there any similar program like 'movie maker' on lubuntu/ubuntu?

Monday, October 10, 2016

How to install and use Vagrant on Lubuntu

Vagrant is tool for creating virtual development environment, basically vagrant is a wrapper around virtual machine such as virtual box, VMware, KVM, AWS, Docker, etc.

If you are a devops or someone who responsible in operation of software development, you need to learn about vagrant, and this tutorial is about installing and learning vagrant.