Sunday, 23 September 2012

Ubuntu 10.04 - removing multiple grub boot options


During its lifetime, Ubuntu gets series of kernel updates. At each kernel update, grub (v1.98) is updated in order to allow the user to boot to those kernel versions. After 2-3 updates grub boot menu gets really congested. For those who do not want all the boot possibilities here is how to clean that up.

Thursday, 20 September 2012

guake @Ubuntu 10.04 with two monitors

I love guake terminal on Ubuntu. However, it contains one flaw that is really painful having two monitors in a little less "standard" configuration.

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

From I9100XWLPT to CM9


Ok, so this is just a promt guide-through for all those that have Samsung I9100 and want to make use of Cyanogenmod 9. Which is far better (well, not in all apps, I must admit) than the stock software (version I9100XWLPT in my case). This guide is based on a real-life scenario, when my new galaxy s2 was blessed with the new software :)