sudo-installed application needs to be run as local user upon startup AND/OR a shell script is required to be called upon startup.
Continue reading Directory to Place a Startup Script in Ubuntu
Case: After creating a file in /etc/sudoers.d/ and adding command aliases and a user privilege specification, the file became inaccessible and sudo-ing no longer worked on Ubuntu.
Continue reading Cannot edit invalid sudoers file, getting parse error
Case: Searching for app on Discover, it returns results while “checking for updates” is running, but once the check is complete it no longer returns search results.
Continue reading KDE Discover doesn’t return search results
Case: Ubuntu 18.04 (KDE), Baloo search index reached max inotify watchers: search in Dolphin (Ctrl+F) doesn’t return search results for new files and so does KRunner (Alt+F2).
Continue reading baloo_file error: KDE Baloo File Indexer has reached the inotify folder watch limit. File changes will be ignored.
Case: The list of commands, provided on the Brave website, is invalid for some reason. Ends up with ‘Unable to locate package’ error.
Doing an apt search brave doesn’t return anything either.
Continue reading Unable to install Brave browser on Ubuntu 18.04
- Identify/list partitions
- Get partition UUID
- Add partitions to fstab
Continue reading Auto-Mount External HDD Partitions on Ubuntu 18.04
Note: As of time of writing, PlayOnLinux requires Wine’s 32-bit package installed and runs only 32-bit MS Office 2010.
Continue reading Running MS Office 2010 on Ubuntu 18.04 x64
Case: Optimizing Intel NUC with 16GB RAM, SSD, Xubuntu 18.04, for non-demanding usage (primarily web browsing and text-editing).
Continue reading Disabling Ubuntu Swap for Machines With High RAM