Monday, August 30, 2010

How to Change Windows Controls to Right side in Ubuntu 10.04

This is very difficult to mange left side control of Ubuntu windows.Simply you can change this setting.

1. Open up the gconf-editor tool
Open a terminal and type
$ gconf-editor
2. Navigate to apps-->Metacity --> general.
3. Double click the button_layout key.
4. Change the value of this key to menu:maximize,minimize,close.
5. Click OK and the change will occur immediately.

You can now close the gconf-editor tool.

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

How to Convert AVI file to FLV in Ubuntu Linux

You can easily convert FLV file to AVI and Vise versa with Simple commands

Convert FLV to AVI file: 
$ ffmpeg -i mavideo.flv mavideo.avi

Convert AVI to FLV file: 
$ffmpeg -i mavideo.avi mavideo.flv 

If  ffmpeg is not intalled
$ sudo apt-get install ffmpeg

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Play Beautiful game Frogatto in ubuntu

Frogatto is a platform game in two dimensions. The protagonist of this game is a funny frog can jump, run, swim, while avoiding being hurt by the various monsters in each level.
It is currently available Frogatto version 1.0, which represents the first stable version of it.  Frogatto 1.0 is a classic platform adventure game is fun and fully playable.

Frogatto has more than 30 levels and a fully functional editor that allows you to create your own levels or, edit an existing levels.

How to Install Latest version Frogatto in Ubuntu
# sudo wget -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/frogatto.list
# wget -O- | sudo apt-key add - wget -O | sudo apt-key add -
# sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Googlubuntu – Search Engine for Ubuntu Linux Users

Googlubuntu is a Search engine based on google for linux users. ”Googlubuntu is using Google customer search to search all related articles and sources about Ubuntu and the others.
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I Think it is useful for Linux users