How to Install Latest Nvidia Drivers in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin & 11.10 ?

Now, starting with Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal, Ubuntu developers introduced a new desktop environment of their own called ‘Unity’. There are two versions of ‘Unity’, one that relies on fancy 3D effects etc and another one that doesn’t use any of those. The latter is aimed at ‘older hardware’ and it’s called ‘Unity-2d’. But the … Read more

How to Install Synaptic (package manager) in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot?

Synaptic is the graphical front-end that was created to use the powerful, command-line tool called “apt-get”. “apt-get” was originally created by the Debian community, designed to handle the “.deb” archive format for installing/un-installing packages in Debian or Debian based GNU/Linux distributions. In my experience there aren’t that many who can be as powerful (extremely stable) … Read more

Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot is Officially Released!

As accordance with Ubuntu’s release schedule, the latest version of Ubuntu, named 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot has been officially released few minutes ago!. This version, just as with the now previous 11.10, no I mean the 11.04 release 😉 is much anticipated by the users for few reasons. It’s much faster than the 11.04, have added numerous features to the Unity … Read more

How to get Latest Ayatana Scrollbars Updates in Ubuntu 11.04 &11.10?

Both the application indicators and the Ayatana Scrollbars are among the key features of the Ubuntu Unity desktop. Although the application indicator is somewhat inspired from Apple’s Mac OSX but the Ayatana Scrollbars is a completely new feature that came into life because of Mark Shuttleworth and Christian Giordano. For the newbies… Ayatana Scrollbars are … Read more