How to enable desktop icons in fedora 25 gnome

By | November 27, 2016

If you have recently upgraded to fedora 25 gnome you have noticed that desktop icons were missing, even after enabling the “icons on desktop” option in gnome tweak tool. This is because fedora 25 is using wayland display server, desktop icons are only supported on X11.According to a main gnome developer Desktop icons aren’t particular priority… Read More »

How to install papirus icon theme on fedora

By | November 14, 2016

Papirus is a beautiful flat icon theme for Unity, Gnome, Pantheon, Cinnamon and XFCE .In this tutorial we will show you how to install papirus icon theme on fedora. Step 1: Run the following script in terminal wget -O – https://raw.githubusercontent.com/PapirusDevelopmentTeam/papirus-icon-theme-gtk/master/install-papirus-home.sh | bash Step 2: Install gnome tweak tool (skip to step 3 if you have already… Read More »

How to install freefilesync on fedora

By | October 6, 2016

Currently there is no official freefilesync build for fedora is available, but opensuse version of freefilesync is compatible with fedora. Step 1 Download Opensuse version of freefilesync from : http://www.freefilesync.org/download.php Step 2 Now extract the FreeFileSync_x.x_openSUSE_64-bit.tar.gz file Step 3 cd into the extracted folder and run below command chmod +x FreeFileSync Step 4 Now double-click on… Read More »

How to install latest version kodi 16 on Raspbian jessie

By | October 6, 2016

Raspbian jessie repository is using a bit outdated version of kodi (version 15 and latest stable is 16), To install latest version of kodi (kodi 16) on your raspberry pi follow below steps. Add the pipplware repository  to  /etc/apt/sources.list deb http://pipplware.pplware.pt/pipplware/dists/jessie/main/binary / Add the keys wget -O – http://pipplware.pplware.pt/pipplware/key.asc | sudo apt-key add – Now update the… Read More »

Bash script to batch convert .mkv videos to .mp3 audio files

By | August 17, 2016

Here is a simple bash script to batch convert .mkv files to .mp3 files. open the terminal inside folder containing .mkv files and run below script find . -type f -name “*.mkv” -exec bash -c ‘FILE=”$1″; ffmpeg -i “${FILE}” -vn -b:a 320000 -y “${FILE%.mkv}.mp3”;’ _ ‘{}’ \;    

Fedora kvm ERROR no connection driver available for qemu:///system

By | August 15, 2016

Follow below steps to fix the KVM “ERROR no connection driver available for qemu:///system ” on fedora. Method 1 Make Sure selinux is disabled (kvm is not compatible with selinux) Method 2 Make sure libvirtd service is running Method 3 Make sure all required packages are installed qemu-kvm libvirt virt-install bridge-utils

Fix- Bluetooth speaker A2DP issue in Fedora and archlinux

By | July 31, 2016

Due to a bug in pulseaudio module A2DP option is not working properly in recent versions of fedora and archlinux. Follow this tutorial if you have trouble connecting your bluetooth speaker/Headset in A2DP mode on Fedora or arch Linux. Edit the file /etc/pulse/default.pa Now comment out the following line #load-module module-bluetooth-discover Then save it Now Edit the… Read More »

How to configure burp suite proxy with genymotion

By | May 1, 2016

Follow below steps to configure genymotion with burp proxy. Genymotion uses special private ip 10.0.3.2 address for  localhost Open genymotion and start virtual android device Goto settings in android virtual device Then select WiFi settings click and hold on WiredSSID click on modify network Change proxy settings to manual set proxy hostname as 10.0.3.2 proxy port as… Read More »