Want to connect to windows from linux? Its easy use rdesktop
rdesktop supports rdp and you can connect using ip address of windows client
rdesktop <client-ip> -u <username> -p <password>
rdesktop is available in all common repositories
so you can use
yum install rdesktop for Fedora
or apt-get in ubuntu
Quick boot to terminal comes handy, when you want to make full system update (yum update) or maintenance. You can boot into terminal without using a rescue disk or installation media by following these steps. Continue reading “Booting to terminal with Grub”
Recently, Google has released its own chromium build for fedora. You can get it here This will add Google’s repository into your system to keep chrome up to date.
However, if you don’t want to add Google’s repo and want to stick to premium fedora builds, you can follow below method.
Tom ‘spot’, Fedora engineering manager has his own repo, in which he maintains Chrome packages for fedora and are always up to date. Its available for Fedora 10, 11 and 12.
To install chromium in this way, first you need to create a new repo.
Login as root and then
If you are a GUI guy, then
Add up the following lines into file:
That’s it! Now yum it
yum install chromium
If all done for success, your chrome browser is ready to browse. Find chrome in application menu -> internet.
Enjoy Google’s Chrome! Try not to give monoploy to Google 🙂