Tag: Linux Mint

The Best Weather Apps for Ubuntu & Linux Mint

I obsessively check the weather forecast wherever I happen to be, and using a desktop weather app saves me time and effort while doing this. It’s delightfully easy to find out the local weather for today, tomorrow and/or next week from the comfort of the Linux …

How To Install Python 3.7 in Ubuntu Linux

Install the latest Python in Ubuntu – How to install Python 3.7 (using PPA) in Ubuntu Linux. Terminal commands to install Python 3.7.x using PPA in Ubuntu and Linux Mint and other Ubuntu Derivatives. Install Python 3.7 Run the following commands in terminal to install Python …

The Best Weather Apps for Ubuntu & Linux Mint

I obsessively check the weather forecast wherever I happen to be, and using a desktop weather app saves me time and effort while doing this. It’s delightfully easy to find out the local weather for today, tomorrow and/or next week from the comfort of the Linux …

How to edit themes in Linux Mint Cinnamon – Tutorial

How to edit themes in Linux Mint Cinnamon – Tutorial Updated: November 14, 2018 I came across an interesting, frustrating problem while testing Linux Mint 19 Tara. Namely, the Cinnamon edition of this distro uses the new flat Mint-Y theme. While pretty, it’s also ergonomically bad. …

Linux Mint 19 “Tara” final is out

The Linux Mint team has released Linux Mint 19 final, codename Tara, in the desktop environment flavors Cinnamon, Mate, and Xfce. Linux Mint users who run Linux Mint 18.3 or a beta version of Linux Mint 19 will be able to upgrade to the new version …

Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon, MATE, Xfce Officially Released

Linux Mint 19, a popular Ubuntu-based Linux distribution, was officially released today for Cinnamon, MATE, and Xfce editions. Linux Mint 19, codename “Tara”, is a long term support (LTS) which will be supported until 2023. It ships with Linux kernel 4.15 and based on Ubuntu 18.04. …

Fix Missing stdio.h in Linux Mint

When I’m using Linux Mint 18.1 Serena, I realized that gcc compiler can not find stdio.h header for C programming language. Apparently, this is because Linux Mint does not ship with libc6-dev package, the package that contains .h header files (including stdio.h) for C programming language. …

Ukuu Makes it Easy to Install Mainline Kernel on Ubuntu

Ever wondered how to install new kernel releases on Ubuntu? Using Ukuu (which stands for ‘Ubuntu Kernel Update Utility’) is one way to do it. This straightforward desktop app help you install a new kernel in Ubuntu, Linux Mint, and other Ubuntu-based distributions, using the “mainline” …

Fedora upgrade – Does this work?

The idea of upgrading your operating system from one version to another is an interesting one. It implies you will be changing your software without changing your hardware. This is true for short-lived operating systems the likes of Fedora, service packs for long-lived distributions like CentOS, …

How to install Google Chrome in Linux Mint 18

Google Chrome is the most popular web browser in 2017 and Linux Mint, the most popular Linux distro. For those of you who’re new to Linux, let’s see how to install Google Chrome in Linux Mint 18. Google Chrome is a proprietary app, so it is …