Tips and Tricks for everyday life with Linux (I)

In continuous sequence, I would like to try here are a few tips and Tricks that make Using Linux a little more comfortable. Because some extremely practical functions, is not directly obvious, but if you know you are once extremely intuitive. Old Linux dogs I tell stories probably olle, however, for beginners and upgraders should throw month-to-month, a look inside…

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Own quick lists for the Unity engine to display web pages create

One of the new Features for Ubuntu Natty with Unity, the Launcher is to use, with the possibility of quick lists for certain applications. Thus, for example, from the Launcher out Screenshots via Shutter, new Tabs in Firefox is not open, etc all to the way to make this Quicklist is able to generate. On there are a number of tips with which one to upgrade a number of programmes with additional quick lists, important SSH Connections start or even a LAMP can control the Server. In the following I will show how to a Quicklist with Internet Bookmarks created, you can set the Links to the main pages as an entry in the Launcher.

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Shell-Addon Powerline in Arch Linux and Ubuntu install

Linux and the love Terminal: beginners are afraid of him, and advanced Linux-Users do not want to miss it at all. The Start in each terminal window is the Prompt: so the flashing command prompt with the name of your user in front of it. This can now be used under Linux, however, thousands of different Ways to customize. There are countless Howtos, numerous, and even web-based Prompt-generators in the network. With Powerline, the Linux-Prompt, however, is still significantly larger. With Tmux as an additional program, it is even dynamic information such as the time or system load in the Terminal as the status bar.

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