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How to fix Eclipse UI in Linux

One of the worst thing which can happen to any developer is when the tool he uses 8+ hours per day suddenly changes the UI. This is the case of the new version of Eclipse on linux distributions – the GTK layout simply uses huge fonts and other elements so the whole workbench is just … Continue reading

How to remove “Like this” from Google Reader

So are you getting mad after the last socials change made to Reader by Google and trying to find how to get rid of those annoying how many people like this post? If you are using Firefox based browser, here is the how to! For hiding the socials stuff we will use CSS in something … Continue reading

How to change keyboard on Acer Aspire One

I bought this wonderful piece of hardware last week from UK Amazon for amazing 180 pounds and I am still really surprised by this netbook. It is light (just 1 kg), with nice and comfortable keyboard (for its size) and I haven’t noticed any non working or dodgy parts in there. As I am from … Continue reading

How to use ‘less’ as a logging tool

Last month I was working on site with some services guys as a support and found out, that they are using the ‘less’ command for checking the logs on UNIX machines with application server. Nothing unusual you think, but they used it in some automatic refresh mode which I have seen for first time. And … Continue reading

How to reset root password

In this article I will show you the fastest and easiest way to change your forgotten password on your linux machine. You will need physicall access to your computer and you must be using LILO or GRUB as your boot manager with no password protection. If you dont meet these conditions, following howto will not … Continue reading