3 steps to run Ubuntu in Windows 10

I just started a new job this week, and the standard machine is HP EliteBook with touchscreen and Windows 10. I have been a Ubuntu and Mac user in the past couple of years, may be it is a good time for me to familiarise with the new Windows OS. I was told by many … Continue reading 3 steps to run Ubuntu in Windows 10


Use UbuntuOne behind proxy

By default, UbuntuOne does not work behind a proxy. To make it work, you have to install ubuntuone-client-proxy (sudo apt-get install -y ubuntuone-client-proxy ), then restart the UbuntuOne. Now there is one more ubuntuone related process running in background. ps aux | grep ubuntuone jchen 8688 2.7 1.4 180816 56852 ? Sl 13:20 0:01 /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/ubuntuone-control-panel-qt … Continue reading Use UbuntuOne behind proxy

Install Evernote and Gdrive client in Ubuntu

Evernote and GDrive are my two favourite Cloud tools. Unfortunately, either of them currently has the official client. But there are a couple unofficial clients which work well in Ubunu. Nevernote and Everpad are for Evernote, Grive and Insync are for GDrive. Personally, I prefer Nevernote and Grive.How to install Nevernote in Ubuntu:sudo add-apt-repository ppa:vincent-c/nevernotesudo apt-get … Continue reading Install Evernote and Gdrive client in Ubuntu