Posts Tagged ‘Mint Linux’

Install Apache MySQL PHP phpmyadmin (LAMP) on Linux Mint 13 Maya

Install Apache MySQL PHP phpmyadmin (LAMP) on Linux Mint 13 Maya

Installing Apache MySQL, PHP and phpmyadmin on Linux Mint 13 Maya is very easy. You start by installing a small utility called tasksel which does most of it for you. sudo apt-get install tasksel Now you caninstall Apache2, php, MySQL all in one shot using the following command: sudo tasksel install lamp-server After this...

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Install Apache MySQL PHP phpmyadmin (LAMP) on Linux Mint 11 Katya

Install Apache MySQL PHP phpmyadmin (LAMP) on Linux Mint 11 Katya

Installing Apache MySQL, PHP and phpmyadmin on Linux Mint Katya 11 is quite easy. You start by installing a small utility called tasksel sudo apt-get install tasksel Now you caninstall Apache2, php, MySQL all in one shot using the following command: sudo tasksel install lamp-server After this you would just need to install some...

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Perfect Desktop Using Linux Mint 11 “Katya”

Perfect Desktop Using Linux Mint 11 “Katya”

If you love green then you ought to like Linux Mint which is Ubuntu spinoff. It is certainly one of the nicest looking Linux distros out there and being an Ubuntu spin-offs makes it reasonably stable and reliable too. Specially with Ubuntu Unity raking up a huge debate among *nix users regarding Unity’s usability...

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How to Change Default Grub Theme or Splash Image in Ubuntu 11.04 and 10.10

How to Change Default Grub Theme or Splash Image in Ubuntu 11.04 and 10.10

Ubuntu 11.04, Natty Narwhal and its predecessors Ubuntu 10.10, Lucid Lynx (10.04 LTS)  etc use Grub2 and it is possible to change the grub theme from its drab black and white to something more refreshing. The instructions for doing so are included below. In addition you can also change the resolution of the Grub...

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Best Looking Linux Distribution – Mint Linux?

Best Looking Linux Distribution – Mint Linux?

While there can be many possible contenders, Dedoimedo thinks that the best looking Linux Distribution is Mint Linux and we can’t agree more. Theoretically speaking any Linux distribution can be made to look like any other, but when we say best  looking, of course it means best looking out of the box. There may...

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Replacement for Basic Gnome Menu in Ubuntu – Mint Menu

Replacement for Basic Gnome Menu in Ubuntu – Mint Menu

Lets be frank, default menu that ships with Gnome, to put it mildly, isn’t that good. Mint Menu that ships with Mint Linux is a very workable and far more useful Menu. The good part is that you don’t need to switch to Mint Linux to use it. You can install and use it...

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Tweak Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat

Tweak Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat

Ubuntu Tweak lets you look and change whats inside the hood of Ubuntu (or Linux Mint or other Ubuntu derivatives). Basically it provides a nice GU Interface to change settings which are otherwise not that straight forward, thereby allowing a more customized user experience. Installation on Maverick Meerkat is simple, first add the ppa...

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Install VirtualBox 3.2 on Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx

Install VirtualBox 3.2 on Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx

VirtualBox 3.2 offers major improvements over the older 3.1 version. Key highlights include native support for Mac OS X server guests, support for latest Intel hardware including core i7, i5, i3 etc and in general improved overall performance. For details look here. You would have already noticed that it doesn’t get updated to the...

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Perfect Desktop Using Linux Mint 9 Isadora: Post Install Guide

If you like green then you ought to like Mint Linux. It is certainly one of the good looking Linux distros out there and being an Ubuntu spin-offs makes it reasonably stable and reliable too.  There is more to Mint than merely the “green” color, it sports a redone Start Menu with Windows 7...

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