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Ubuntu 18.04 Makes it Easier to Install Kernel Updates without Rebooting

canonical kernel live patch option in ubuntu 18.04Ubuntu 18.04 LTS makes it easy to enable linux kernel live patching via the Canonical Livepatch Service via a new sign-in option in the updates manager.

This post, Ubuntu 18.04 Makes it Easier to Install Kernel Updates without Rebooting, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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How to Install Google Chrome on Ubuntu

how to install google chrome in ubuntu graphicAs the world’s most popular web browser it’s natural that new Linux users often ask how to install Google Chrome in Ubuntu. It’s not a silly question. With Linux distress being built around “repos” most users attempt to install Google Chrome in Ubuntu Linux from Ubuntu Software app. Obviously they come up short when they […]

This post, How to Install Google Chrome on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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How to Try Firefox CSD on Linux, Right Now

firefox celebration gifFirefox support for client-side decorations (better known as CSD) is coming to its Linux app — but if you can’t live without it, we’re gonna show you how to enable it. As we’ve mentioned before, a CSD toggle is present in nightly builds of the browser. When enabled on GTK3 desktop it merges the title […]

This post, How to Try Firefox CSD on Linux, Right Now, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Backup Your Steam for Linux Game Saves with SLSK

steam for linux with tuxLooking for an easy way to backup Steam for Linux game saves and config files? Well, we’ve found you one. Steam Linux Swiss-army Knife (SLSK) lets you backup and restore games, game saves, and config files for Steam for Linux games on any distribution. You may have heard of an app called GameSave Manager, which lets […]

This post, Backup Your Steam for Linux Game Saves with SLSK, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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How to Check Which Linux Kernel Version You’re Using

Want to check which Linux kernel version your distro is running on? Well, it’s pretty easy to find out. All you need is a working keyboard, a few fingers, and a pair of eyes. Oh, and a terminal emulator. But before we show you the command that lets you quickly find which kernel version you’re […]

This post, How to Check Which Linux Kernel Version You’re Using, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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