Graphics Drivers in Ubuntu 20.10

Ubuntu 20.10 has a nice new feature when it comes to managing graphics drivers. Use the following to see what drivers are available and which is recommended: Then if you are happy with the recommendation: It seems like a good idea to run this after every dist-upgrade.

Getting Ionic framework up and running on Ubuntu 14.04

Ionic is a framework for hybrid or progressive mobile app development. Throw in electron and you can get a desktop app too! Note that this will only deal with android app development, there are likely many more steps involved with iOS. We need the following software setup – NodeJS – ionic is build using node.… Continue reading Getting Ionic framework up and running on Ubuntu 14.04

Permanently mounting an external USB hard drive on a Raspberry Pi

Find the external drive using fstab pi@raspberrypi:/mnt$ sudo fdisk -l Disk /dev/mmcblk0: 7964 MB, 7964983296 bytes 4 heads, 16 sectors/track, 243072 cylinders, total 15556608 sectors Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes I/O size (minimum/optimal): 512 bytes / 512 bytes Disk identifier: 0x000827fa Device… Continue reading Permanently mounting an external USB hard drive on a Raspberry Pi