Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Using rvm in Kde Konsole

rvm (ruby version manager) needs a small change in konsole setting to make rvm use work

right click on the terminal and select 'edit current profile'

change the command from

/bin/bash

to

/bin/bash --login

Apply and boom you are ready to use rvm in terminal.

Saturday, November 3, 2012

Install Multimedia codec (offline) without internet connection in Ubuntu




Recently I have been encouraging desktop users to use ubuntu and enjoy a virus free also virus fear free desktop experience.

Without internet connection enabling restricted codes or any other install has been always a feary tasks for managing dependencies.

Links to almost all Multimedia codec and vlc player offline install.
http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-1477045.html

Thanks to sundar_ima for creating and uploading all the archives for offline install.