I’ve been running Ubuntu under 32-bit for a very long time – in fact, in all the years I have used Ubuntu, I have never installed a different architecture (unless you’re talking about Ubuntu server). Histirically, this has always been because, when doing clean installs, Ubuntu 32-bit has always been the recommended option. More recently […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Ever since using a MAC (at work), I have really liked the feature to take screenshots of sections of the screen using a certain key combination (CMD + Shift + 4 if my memory served me correctly – I never need to think about it any more). I’ve known about various tools which have allowed […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Each year my wife and I make a photobook for the previous year. We started doing this around four years ago. For the first album, we used Photobox, but I have found their online tool a little clunky to use. A friend of ours introduced us to Blurb – a company which provides an offline […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I have seen a number of references to a command-line tool to add repositories via PPA on Ubuntu systems. When trying it out for myself, I was unable to call the command. I discovered that it resides in the python-software-properties package: sudo apt-get install python-software-properties Once this has been installed, you can run the add-apt-repository […]Continue Reading... No Comments.