Tag Archives: Pro User

Make Firefox Look like the GNOME Web Browser (Because Why Not, Right?)

firefox user chrome css adwaitaIf you’re using a vanilla GNOME session on Ubuntu with the Adwaita theme, and want to make Firefox look a little more at home, you can. In fact, with a bit of custom CSS you can make Firefox look like Epiphany (aka GNOME Web), the core browser that ships with the GNOME desktop environment. Firefox […]

This post, Make Firefox Look like the GNOME Web Browser (Because Why Not, Right?), was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Add Bling to the ‘ls’ Bash Command with Colorls

Are you a longtime lover of the ls command? If so here’s a small Ruby gem that, in its own words “beautifies” this common command with color and font-awesome icons. And the result is as luscious as it is lucid. Colorls for Bash Colorls is the name of the script and it (shock!) prettifies the […]

This post, Add Bling to the ‘ls’ Bash Command with Colorls, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ubunsys Gives Ubuntu Power Users Easy Access to Scary Options

clean ubuntu systemToday I came across Ubunsys, an advanced system utility for Ubuntu 17.04, and I think power users among you may find it useful. Ubunsys, which is under active development and not yet considered stable, exposes various advanced security, package management and system settings in a straightforward wizard-style UI. Or to put it another way, it lets […]

This post, Ubunsys Gives Ubuntu Power Users Easy Access to Scary Options, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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The Way GNOME Handles Wallpapers Really Annoys Me

After: the ~/Pictures/Wallpaper directory is usedI love GNOME Shell — and no, not just because I’ve little choice now that is Ubuntu’s default desktop! But the more I use GNOME the more I learn that the desktop environment, like every other, has its own share of quirks, bugs and inconsistencies. Like the following appreciably niche niggle in the the way GNOME handles desktop wallpapers. A Minor Wallpaper Niggle I […]

This post, The Way GNOME Handles Wallpapers Really Annoys Me, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ukuu Makes it Easy to Install Mainline Kernel on Ubuntu

ukuu settingsEver wondered how to install new kernel releases on Ubuntu? Using Ukuu (which stands for ‘Ubuntu Kernel Update Utility’) is one way to do it. This straightforward desktop app help you install a new kernel in Ubuntu, Linux Mint, and other Ubuntu-based distributions, using the “mainline” kernels published by Canonical. But before you jump ahead in pursuit of shiny […]

This post, Ukuu Makes it Easy to Install Mainline Kernel on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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