14Jul

Install Bungie’s Aleph One Engine (Marathon Trilogy) on Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Open terminal. Add the repo: sudo apt-add-repository ‘deb http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu oneiric-getdeb games’ wget -q -O- http://archive.getdeb.net/getdeb-archive.key | sudo apt-key add – sudo apt-get update Install Games: This will install them all: sudo apt-get install marathon* Or individually: sudo apt-get install marathon sudo apt-get install marathon2 sudo apt-get install marathon infinity Congratulations, you have now installed the […]

21Feb

Linux Mint enable two-finger scrolling (multitouch)

My one gripe with my laptop and pretty much any linux distro is the fact that I lost 2-finger scrolling. Finally, with little searching I have found a solution: Install gpointing-device-settings sudo apt-get install gpointing-device-settings Run gpointing-device-settings Select the “Scrolling” tab. Check all that applay Enjoy your new 2-Finger Scrolling

01Oct

Set-up Ubuntu to edit Android APK’s (Apps) using Apk Manager

NOTE: This post is rather outdated and is currently being revised. Proceed on at your own risk. Adding the ability to edit Android apps (apk’s) in Ubuntu is fairly easy, but lacks documentation. The following steps are what worked for me on my system, but please continue at your own risk. Since every system is […]