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Minecraft Spigotserver

Re-compilation: Download latest Buildtools.jar from this link. https://www.spigotmc.org/ Using Ubuntu: sudo apt-get install git openjdk-8-jre-headless tar java -jar BuildTools.jar –rev latest ls -al  

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Cuda 8 on Ubuntu 16.04

If you do CUDA programming, you will be happy to learn that Nvidia has released a great working Cuda 8 release – download from here, for Ubuntu 16.04 !!! Click here for my test simulation

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Notes: Installing MOVES2014a on Linux

Reference: Installing MOVES2014a on Linux Operating System: Ubuntu 16.04 click on any image below for large version. Text – movesconfiguration file: defaultServerName = localhost defaultDatabaseName = movesdb20151028 executionServerName = localhost executionDatabaseName = MOVESExecution outputServerName = 127.0.0.1 outputDatabaseName = MOVESOutput nonroadExePath … Continue reading

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Ubuntu: Python, import tkinter fails

Tkinter is used to make GUI buttons, windows in Python. To get this working on ubuntu, or linuxmint, do this: sudo apt-get install tk-dev python import Tkinter

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Linux Mint on Alienware 17 – Setup Notes – Nvidia Graphics – Cuda

Linux Mint on Alienware 17 – Setup Notes Nvidia Graphics, Cuda 7 :   Useful link, click here install linux mint, see my other blog post sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade reboot menu/administration/driver manager, select top nvidia driver, wait, … Continue reading

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Dual-boot Windows + Linux Mint + Kali on Alienware 17

Notes on dual [triple? ] ¬†booting Windows 8.1 Pro Linux Mint Kali on an Alienware 17 laptop. Update: [7/8/2016] – very useful reference link from PugetSystems. Click here. Remember to image/backup your Windows original hard drive !! A17: Mine came … Continue reading

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Installing CUDA Toolkit 6.5 on Ubuntu 14.10 Linux

Click here for an excellent simple guide to installing Cuda Toolkit version 6.5 [as of now] on Ubuntu 14, LinuxMint 17 distros etc. Screenshots from my install:

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Installing Blender 2.71 on LinuxMint, Ubuntu

Installing the latest Blender, currently version 2.71 on a linux distro similar to LinuxMint, ubuntu etc running debian, type below on a terminal window. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:irie/blender sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install blender if you have previously installed blender … Continue reading

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Install Oracle Sun Java 7 in Ubuntu 12.04

Installing Oracle Sun Java 7 in Ubuntu 12.04 which is needed for web, eclipse, android development etc. Simply open the terminal and run the following commands sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install oracle-java7-installer Click on thumbnails below … Continue reading

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Install Latest nVidia Driver on Ubuntu 11.0

In a terminal window, type below: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nvidia-current This installed nVidia Driver 295.33 on my system successfully.

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