Daily Archives: Monday, April 26, 2010 9:52 pm

Make Bootable Live USB drives for Linux

Want to make bootable live USB drives for a variety of Linux?  Use UNetbootin With greater than 20 versions supported, you can use this software on Windows or Linux.

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MTU Settings for Ubuntu

Setting your MTU settings adjust your internet connection.  With my connection, a default setting of 1500 causes some webpages not to display at all (i.e. Ebay, Microsoft, etc.) My optimal settings are 1492 to change yours, open a terminal and … Continue reading

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Chrome Stats for Nerds

Chrome has a cool interface (kinda hidden).   Open Chrome and open several tabs.  Now hit the Shift and Esc keys. Not only can you see what is using your CPU but your network.   The stats details gives detailed … Continue reading

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Top Processes in Ubuntu

Want to find the top running processes in Ubuntu?   Go to the Terminal and type Top.   Top will refresh automatically. Jon Ward ( a former student and a Linux natural) commented on this posting and I’m posting it … Continue reading

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