Another server upgrade….another problem!!!

Hello all, So, this week I had to upgrade another Ubuntu server. Unlike my previous upgrade experience where I encountered issues after the upgrade this time around I faced problems before the upgrade. The server that I had to upgrade was running Ubuntu 10.04. However, when I ran sudo do-release-upgrade, I got the result “No…

Rescuing Grub after Ubuntu server upgrade

Recently, I had to upgrade a server which was running Ubuntu 10.04-server image to Ubuntu 12.04. I have upgraded Ubuntu server once before and it went really smoothly. So, I thought this will be over in a jiffy but, as luck would have it, this time something else was in store for me. Now, the…

How to install icon themes

Well, this post is gonna be a quick one. In my previous post, I mentioned some of my favourite icon themes that I currently use. In this post I am going to tell you how to use them. The first method, which I find to be the easiest one, will work ONLY on Ubuntu/Ubuntu-based systems.…

7 Beautiful Icon Themes For Your Linux Desktop

Icons can really change the whole look and feel of your desktop, especially, if you are using an application like Docky. Here are my 7 current favourite icon themes: Nitrux  Nitrux is a very elegant, flat icon theme. When looking for Nitrux icon set on the Internet, I found three PPA’s: First is by the…