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

Code in HTML – hyperlinks that open in a new tab

Hi guys. Wanna know how to open Hyperlinks in a new tab. Well, this is the guide for you! Epic Chas Gamer Use the following code: <a href="siteorblogname.com" target="_blank">Here!</a> Replace siteorblogname.com with the site you want to link to. Then, change here to whatever you want the hyperlink to be displayed as. Then, hey presto. When … Continue reading Code in HTML – hyperlinks that open in a new tab

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