How to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 10/8.1/8

Hey guys! Here I will show you how to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 10, 8.1 or 8. First, you will need a freshly formatted USB Drive. To Format a USB Drive in Windows, just open File Manager, then right click on the USB Drive in the corner and click Format. Format the USB Drive as … Continue reading How to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 10/8.1/8

Should you ignore dependency errors on Debian

There may of been a time when you used dpkg to install a package and you get dependency errors. This is extremely annoying. But you may of ignored it. If you try to install a package with apt-get you may be nagged to run sudo apt-get -f install. Run it and it may install the … Continue reading Should you ignore dependency errors on Debian

QEMU on Raspberry Pi

QEMU is an emulator. It is available for Raspberry Pi and it can emulate old versions of Ubuntu and other OSes without installing them onto your Raspberry Pi. Find the .img file that contains your desired OS. Type into the terminal: qemu-system-i386 -m 256M -hdd osname.img Replace 256 with the amount of RAM (in megabytes) … Continue reading QEMU on Raspberry Pi

0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

There has probably been a time when you have ran sudo apt-get update then sudo apt-get dist-upgrade. The output may of been like this: pi@raspberrypi:~ $ sudo apt-get update Get:1 http://archive.raspbian.org jessie InRelease [14.9 kB] Get:2 http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie InRelease [14.9 kB] Get:3 http://archive.raspberrypi.org jessie InRelease [13.2 kB] Get:4 http://archive.raspbian.org jessie/main Sources [7,745 kB] Get:5 http://mirrordirector.raspbian.orgContinue reading 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

FOR DEVELOPERS: HOW TO PACKAGE YOUR PROJECTS INTO A .DEB FILE

How do you think you... ...create a .deb archive for Linux Debian and Debian-based systems. First, open up the Linux terminal. Type: mkdir whatyouwantyourpackagetobecalled mkdir whatyouwantyourpackagetobecalled/usr mkdir whatyouwantyourpackagetobecalled/usr/local mkdir whatyouwantyourpackagetobecalled/usr/local/bin Then, find all the files and folders you want the package to contain. Copy them into whatyouwantyourpackagetobecalled/usr/local/bin. Then, type mkdir whatyouwantyourpackagetobecalled/DEBIAN into the terminal window. Then, … Continue reading FOR DEVELOPERS: HOW TO PACKAGE YOUR PROJECTS INTO A .DEB FILE

All “Install Chromium on Raspberry Pi” posts are now obsolete!

Hi guys! In the past, I have made a lot of "How to install Chromium on Raspberry Pi" posts. Now these posts are considered obsolete because a Chromium for ARMv7 and ARMv8 installer is found at https://coolchasgamer.wordpress.com/chromium-arm. Chromium 53 on a Raspberry Pi 3 Enjoy! Epic Chas Gamer 😀

Install latest Chromium on ARM devices

Hi guys! Here is a script that installs latest Chromium onto ARM Linux! Enjoy! # This script installs latest Chromium onto ARM Linux # This script was created by Epic Chas Gamer # Check out Epic Chas Gamer's blog at https://coolchasgamer.wordpress.com # Leave feedback at https://coolchasgamer.wordpress.com/chromium-arm echo "Welcome!" echo "Chromium is installing..." echo "Downloading Chromium … Continue reading Install latest Chromium on ARM devices