Upgrade Fedora 16 to Fedora 17 with Preupgrade – Screenshots

This is guide, howto upgrade Fedora 16 to Fedora 17 with Preupgrade. Preupgrade download needed packages from the server, set up everything ready and then reboot to Anaconda installer and after package installation it boots to the new system. It’s important backup your important files before upgrading. If the aim is to update older versions of Fedora to Fedora 16, then each version have to be upgraded step by step: Upgrade Fedora 13 to Fedora 14 with Preupgrade >> Upgrade Fedora 14 to...

Debian Sid / Wheezy Netinstall with LVM – Network Installation Guide

This is guide with screenshots, howto install Debian Sid (unstable) / Wheezy (testing) using netinstall method. This guide also works with Debian Squeeze 6.0 (stable). I use here Debian Wheezy (testing) netinstall image and graphical installer. After installation it's easy to upgrade to Debian Sid (unstable) using apt, if you want to. This Debian Sid / Wheezy Netinstall with LVM guide is divided on four main section and some important sub sections: 1. Before Debian Sid / Wheezy...

Upgrade Fedora 17 to Fedora 18 using FedUp

This is guide, howto upgrade Fedora 17 to Fedora 18 (Spherical Cow) using YUM. Old official Preupgrade method is not available anymore on Fedora 18/17, it's replaced by new FedUp method, which is official method to upgrade Fedora 17 to Fedora 18 or rawhide. I have tested this method, but if you have problems, please let me know. 1. Before Upgrade 1.1 Backup Your Data Before doing anything, do full system backup or backup at least your important data: documents, pictures,...

Upgrade Fedora 18 to Fedora 19 using FedUp

This is guide, howto upgrade Fedora 18 to Fedora 19 (Schrödinger's Cat) using YUM. I have tested this method on few machines, but if you have problems, please let me know. Always remember backup, before upgrade! 1. Before Upgrade 1.1 Backup Your Data Before doing anything, do full system backup or backup at least your important data: documents, pictures, videos, config files, log files, databases etc. This is very important, because if something go wrong and you have to do...

Upgrade Fedora 19 to Fedora 20 using FedUp

This is guide, howto upgrade Fedora 19 to Fedora 20 (Heisenbug) using YUM. I have tested this method on several machines, but if you have problems, please let me know. Always remember backup, before upgrade! 1. Before Upgrade 1.1 Backup Your Data Before doing anything, do full system backup or backup at least your important data: documents, pictures, videos, config files, log files, databases etc. This is very important, because if something go wrong and you have to do fresh...

Fedora 18 “Spherical Cow” Install Guide

This is guide with screenshots, howto install Fedora 18 "Spherical Cow" (F18) using Live CD or Live USB. Fedora 18 "Spherical Cow" Installation can be done also with using Fedora NetInstall (Net Install) with gPXE and BFO (boot.fedoraproject.org). Fedora 18 have new version of Anaconda, which looks very promising. 1. Before Fedora 18 "Spherical Cow" Installation 1.1 Download Fedora 18 LiveCD Image Download Fedora 18 here. Select your favorite Live CD (Gnome, KDE, LXDE, XFCE) and...

Red Hat 6 Installation Guide – RHEL 6 Install Screenshots

This is Red Hat 6 RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) installation guide, step-by-step walkthrough with screenshots. Current version of Red Hat 6 is Beta, but also this RHEL 6 Beta version looks very stable and good OS, so that's why I decided to write this RHEL 6 Installation guide. The Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Beta is available on the following architectures: i386 AMD64/Intel64 System z IBM Power (64-bit) Download Red Hat 6 Beta DVD images here. Some of the many improvements...

Gnome Shell Tweaking with Extensions and Themes on Fedora 16

This is a guide on howto modify and tweak Gnome 3.2 Gnome Shell on Fedora 16, easily with application called gnome-tweak-tool, using extensions and themes. With this guide you have two option, install all extensions and themes once or install just extensions and themes what you want to use. There's a lot of other themes and the extension, but those which are presented in this guide can be installed via the YUM package management, as well as they are of good quality. 1. Install Gnome...

Fedora 17 “Beefy Miracle” Install Guide with Screenshots

This is guide with screenshots, howto install Fedora 17 "Beefy Miracle" (F17) using Live CD or Live USB. Fedora 17 "Beefy Miracle" Installation can be done also with using Fedora NetInstall (Net Install) with gPXE and BFO (boot.fedoraproject.org). 1. Before Fedora 17 "Beefy Miracle" Installation 1.1 Download Fedora 17 LiveCD Image Download Fedora 17 here. Select your favorite Live CD (Gnome, KDE, LXDE, XFCE) and architecture i686 or x86_64. On this guide I use Fedora 17 Gnome Live...

Fedora 19 “Schrödinger’s Cat” Install Guide

This is guide with screenshots, howto install Fedora 19 "Schrödinger's Cat" (F19) using Live CD or Live USB. Fedora 19 "Schrödinger's Cat" Installation can be done also with using Fedora NetInstall (Net Install) with gPXE and BFO (boot.fedoraproject.org). 1. Before Fedora 19 "Schrödinger's Cat" Installation 1.1 Download Fedora 19 LiveCD Image Download Fedora 19 here. Select your favorite Live CD (Gnome, KDE, LXDE, XFCE) and architecture i686 or x86_64. On this guide I use Fedora...

Linux Encrypt Files/Decrypt Files – GPG Interactive/Non Interactive Modes

GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG or GPG) is a free software alternative to the PGP suite of cryptographic software. This is quick guide, howto Encrypt and Decrypt files on Linux with password using GPG. This guide deals with both the interactive mode and the non interactive mode. Interactive mode is useful when the purpose is encrypt some files on the command line. Non interactive mode is useful when the purpose is encrypt files using scripts. This guide also deals with single file...

Calendar (cal) on Linux command line

Sometimes it feels that many of the excellent and convenient command-line tools is forgotten, when they are replaced by graphical tools. A good example is the cal program, which is a command-line calendar to Linux and UNIX. It displays a simple calendar in text format. Cal usage: Displays current month calendar on console: cal Output: October 2009 Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30...

Fedora 15 Lovelock Install Guide with Screenshots

This is guide with screenshots, howto install Fedora 15 Lovelock using Live CD or Live USB. Fedora 15 Installation can be done also with using Fedora NetInstall (Net Install) with gPXE and BFO (boot.fedoraproject.org). Note this installation is done on Gnome 3 fallback mode and Gnome shell looks little different. Here is also some Gnome 3 with Shell screenshots. 1. Before Fedora 15 Installation 1.1 Download Fedora 15 LiveCD Image Download Fedora 15 here. Select your favorite Live...

Upgrade to Fedora 15 from Fedora 14 with Preupgrade – Screenshots

This is guide, howto upgrade Fedora 14 to Fedora 15 with Preupgrade. Preupgrade download needed packages from the server, set up everything and then reboot to installer and after install boot the new system. It’s important backup your important files before upgrading. If the aim is to update older versions of Fedora to Fedora 15, then each version have to be upgraded step by step: Upgrade Fedora 12 to Fedora 13 with Preupgrade >> Upgrade Fedora 13 to Fedora 14 with Preupgrade >> From...

Install Firefox 6 on Fedora 15 / 14 / 13 / 12 / 11

Mozilla Firefox 6 is released and this is guide, howto install Firefox 6 on Fedora 15, Fedora 14, Fedora 13, Fedora 12 and Fedora 11 using YUM. This is not big deal for Fedora 15 users, because Firefox 6 found on update repos, but this is good for older Fedora users. What's new in Firefox 6 The address bar now highlights the domain of the website you’re visiting Support for the latest draft version of WebSockets with a prefixed API Support for EventSource / Server-sent...

tint2 Panel/Taskbar/Task Manager on Fedora 16/15 (Gnome 3)

This is simple guide, howto install tint2 version 0.11 and tint2 and tintwizard on Fedora 16/15/14 using YUM. tint2 is very good option if you want add panel / task bar / task manager on Gnome 3.0 and Gnome 3.2 tint2 is a simple panel/taskbar and tint2 development follows freedesktop specifications. tint2 is unintrusive, light and very usefull panel/taskbar program. tint2 version 0.11 features panel with taskbar, systray, clock and battery status easy to customize :...

Install Firefox 5 on Fedora 15/14/13

New Guide, Howto Install Firefox 6 on Fedora 15/14/13/12/11 >> Mozilla Firefox 5 is released and this is guide, howto install Firefox 5 on Fedora 15, Fedora 14 and Fedora 13 using YUM. It’s important to take backups of all Firefox profiles before install, because this major version upgrade and can behave in any unpredictable way. What's new in Firefox 5 Support for CSS animations The Do-Not-Track header preference has been moved to increase discoverability Tuned HTTP idle...

Nautilus “Open in Terminal” on Fedora/CentOS/Red Hat (RHEL)

This is quick tip howto add "Open in Terminal" to Nautilus (Gnome File Manager) context menu on Fedora, CentOS and Red Hat (RHEL). Many Linux, Nautilus Open in Terminal feature is installed by default. For some reason on Red Hat-based Linux, this does not exists. This is very useful little feature and speed up moving to console from Nautilus. 1. Change root user su - ## OR ## sudo -i 2. Install nautilus-open-terminal package yum install nautilus-open-terminal 3....
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