Tutorials

Commonly Useful Hints for Ubuntu

Q What is the fastest way to open a shell?

Use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl-Alt-T!

Q How to install NVidia OpenGL hardware accelerated drivers with Ubuntu 13.10?

sudo apt-get install nvidia-319 freeglut3-dev mesa-utils

Q How to install NVidia OpenGL hardware accelerated drivers with Ubuntu 14.04?

Select “Install third-party software” during Ubuntu installation.
Manually: sudo apt-get install nvidia-331 freeglut3-dev mesa-utils

Q How do I add a new hard drive?

http://help.ubuntu.com/community/InstallingANewHardDrive

Q How can I run a ssh server on my machine, so that I can log on remotely via ssh?

sudo apt-get install openssh-server

Q What is the right setting for edurom with Ubuntu?

See the settings below

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