Bedrock Linux – a very intriguing linux distro!!

Well, first of all, a very happy new year to all of you! It’s better late than never 😉 Anyways, earlier today I was reading about Bedrock linux and I found it quite interesting.  It will basically allow you to use advantages of all the major linux distro out there. You can get software from…

Steam Beta goes public!!

It’s been a long time since I posted anything on mytakeonstuff. So, I thought it’d be nice to post something there and what better news than this, could I have shared!! Go take a look, here’s a snippet from my recent post Steam Beta for Linux finally for everyone Steam Beta for Linux is finally…

Ubuntu 11.04, you will be missed!!!!

The past two months I’ve been real busy with my work because of which I didn’t get any time to blog. Anyways, now that I have got some free time on me, I’ll post. I guess I have mentioned in several posts that I am using Ubuntu 11.04 code named “Natty Narwhal” as my primary…

Gotta Downgrade a Package!!!

I still have Ubuntu 11.04 installed on my laptop which is a Dell XPS 15 L502X and comes with Nvida Optimus Technology. Yeah, I know you must be thinking why I am still on Ubuntu 11.04 when it’s been quite some time since the release of 12.04. Well, the answer is mostly because of good…

Create Virtual Network with Virtualbox

So, I wanted to try some stuff on a local network by making my very own private servers ftp, samba, Apache and others. The only problem was I only had a single laptop!  So, even if I would have made all these servers on my laptop I wouldn’t have been able to test them effectively,…

Relive your old memories with DOSBox!!

Do you guys remember playing those old school DOS games that came around during the early 9o’s. I certainly remember playing those games and they were quite fun to play and a great way to kill the time. If you miss playing those games or want to play them, then you should try DOSBox. Dosbox…