Allow root to use chromium-browser

I have written this before in my old post, but I could not find it. By default chromium-browser does not allow root to launch, you need to be a non-root user in order to launch chromium-browser, this works the same for google-chrome. first find the filename chromium-browser: find / -type f -name chromium-browser /usr/lib/chromium-browser/chromium-browser This … Continue reading Allow root to use chromium-browser

Install KDE on Linux Mint 12

Linux Mint comes with default Gnome and MATE desktop environment. To install an additional K desktop environment (KDE): sudo apt-get install kde-full This is a huge package which is 1.4GB, this is the easiest way to install KDE if you have enough HDD spaces. You can remove the kdm if you want, for me I … Continue reading Install KDE on Linux Mint 12

Upgrading Linux Mint 11 kernel

Previously I got an Linux kernel upgrade from 2.6.38-8 to 3.0.0-12 from the Ubuntu Natty repository, I could not find the site which gave the instruction. Today I will want to upgrade my Kernel 3.0.0-12 to 3.1.4. I found out that I can actually get various compiled Kernel from here¬†http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/ Upgrade in ORDER 1. Install … Continue reading Upgrading Linux Mint 11 kernel