Saturday, November 24, 2007

Ubuntu Screencast - Installing software in Gutsy, part 2

Here's another screencast, showing how to install and remove DEB-packages manually with gdebi and synaptic.

Friday, November 23, 2007

Ubuntu Screencast - Installing software in Gutsy, part 1

A short screencast showing how to install software in Ubuntu using the built-in tool.

Thursday, November 22, 2007

Fast Linux shell commands intro

A fast overview of the output of several common linux shell commands: whoami, pwd, uname, ls, df, free, whois, whereis, and locate). Technical details: created with xvidcap (in mpeg2 format), converted to dv with mencoder so it could be edited in Kino. The audio was recorded separately with "record", and the two merged in kino. Exported to a flash file (flv).

Wednesday, November 21, 2007

VI - VIM tutorial

Small tutorial for IT guys to learn the Linux/Unix VI editor which is quite ugly but ubiquitus!

Tuesday, November 20, 2007

Linux Apt-Get Update Beginner Video Tutorial

The apt package management system is the fundamental component of modern Debian based systems. It allows an OS to remain up to date in a convenient and consolidated fashion.

Monday, November 19, 2007

NDISWrapper Compilation and Installation

Starting with the build-essential dependency this tutorial starts from the source code and ends with a properly installed ndiswrapper application. Visit for more Linux news and information.

Sunday, November 18, 2007

Puppy Linux Installation in 5 Minutes 13 Seconds

Puppy Linux a popular Linux distribution that is extremely lightweight and thoroughly functional. This video is a tutorial on installing Puppy Linux to your hard drive.
Visit for the Puppy Linux VDI download.

Saturday, November 17, 2007

How to See if Ubuntu Linux Supports Your PC

How to install Ubuntu and check to see if Ubuntu supports his computer.

Friday, November 16, 2007

SMSer GUI Demostation

Showing the new GUI of SMSer written in WXpython. Making the sending of SMS from ICQ easy.

Thursday, November 15, 2007

Howto - access firefox's profile manager under linux/ubuntu

A video tutorial show you how to access your firefox's profile manager for ubuntu or any linux distribution using firefox

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

QCad Professional

QCad Professional Screencast video tutorial
Note: This video is a part of a commercial video training program about QCad Professional. Used by permission of All rights reserved.
For more information about the training program please visit

QCad Professional is a very powerful and easy to use CAD program for Linux. It uses DXF as its standard file format and it offers support for HPGL. While other CAD packages get complicated to use and unclear, QCad stays comfortable and even an absolute begginner can create professional drawings with a minimum of effort. For more information about QCad Professional please visit

Thursday, November 8, 2007

iPod nano iPodLinux COMPRESSED videos howto

This is my iPod Nano 1G 2GB running iPodLinux and MV Player 2. With that player, you can play (converted,) COMPRESSED VIDEOS! As you can see, this is For The Birds, by Pixar. As you might know you can play uncompressed videos in podzilla, but this tool spares you much space. HERE IS THE EASIEST GUIDE TO INSTALL IPODLINUX. THIS WORKS MUUUUUUCCCCHHH BETTER THAN THE OFFICIAL INSTALLER!!
To install iPodLinux you just have to go to, choose your destination and follow the instructions.
To install MV Player 2, follow the instructions from this page.

Wednesday, November 7, 2007

Ipod Hacked Firmware Open Source for mac/xp/linux

This tutorial is on rock box a firmware for Ipod and other Mp3 players you can use the ipod nano and many other versions of the ipod. I did this on the 5th generation ipod video

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Ubuntu + Compiz + VirtualBox = MAGIC (+howto)

Short demo of how you can seamlessly integrate a windows virtual machine into a Linux (Ubuntu) desktop, and make it look good. I used Ubuntu (7.10 Gutsy), Compiz and Innotek VirtualBox (1.5.2).
I'm currently writing a full howto, which you can find here.

Monday, November 5, 2007

How to dual-boot Vista with Linux (Vista installed first)

Friday, November 2, 2007

Howto watch Stage6 videos in Linux

This is a very short howto on watching Stage6 videos in linux. You may or may not have to install some plugins.

Thursday, November 1, 2007

Make A Bootable Flash Drive

This tutorial shows you how you can make a bootable flash drive using the Ubuntu linux ISO. All you need is a flash drive that is 1 gigabyte in size or larger.