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Ubunsys Gives Ubuntu Power Users Easy Access to Scary Options


clean ubuntu systemToday I came across Ubunsys, an advanced system utility for Ubuntu 17.04, and I think power users among you may find it useful. Ubunsys, which is under active development and not yet considered stable, exposes various advanced security, package management and system settings in a straightforward wizard-style UI. Or to put it another way, it lets […]

This post, Ubunsys Gives Ubuntu Power Users Easy Access to Scary Options, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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The Way GNOME Handles Wallpapers Really Annoys Me


After: the ~/Pictures/Wallpaper directory is usedI love GNOME Shell — and no, not just because I’ve little choice now that is Ubuntu’s default desktop! But the more I use GNOME the more I learn that the desktop environment, like every other, has its own share of quirks, bugs and inconsistencies. Like the following appreciably niche niggle in the the way GNOME handles desktop wallpapers. A Minor Wallpaper Niggle I […]

This post, The Way GNOME Handles Wallpapers Really Annoys Me, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 17.04 from an Earlier Version


We tell you how you can upgrade to Ubuntu 17.04 from an earlier Ubuntu version, both ahead of release day and after it. All it takes is one magical command.

This post, How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 17.04 from an Earlier Version, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Gkill is an Interactive CLI Process Killer Written in Go


If you’re looking for an interactive CLI process killer for Windows, macOS or Linux take a look at Gkill, an open-source beauty written in Go.

This post, Gkill is an Interactive CLI Process Killer Written in Go, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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The Easy Way to Install Mesa 17.0.2 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS


mesa graphics ubuntuMesa 17.0.2 backports can now be installed from the Ubuntu X Swat Updates PPA on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS & 16.10, giving users with the latest stable mesa release.

This post, The Easy Way to Install Mesa 17.0.2 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Ukuu Makes it Easy to Install Mainline Kernel on Ubuntu


ukuu settingsEver 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” kernels published by Canonical. But before you jump ahead in pursuit of shiny […]

This post, Ukuu Makes it Easy to Install Mainline Kernel on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Does Ubuntu Need More Tux? This App Thinks So…


tux4ubuntu-plymouthThe Tux4Ubuntu project brings a touch of Tux to the Ubuntu desktop, with Linux mascot themes for GRUB, Plymouth, the Unity login screen, plus wallpapers and more.

This post, Does Ubuntu Need More Tux? This App Thinks So…, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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