Monthly Archives: August 2008

How to read chm files on Ubuntu

This can be easily done with install GnoCHM, the CHM viewere for Linux

you can install it by executing this command in the terminal

sudo apt-get install gnochm

enjoy 😉

Install Adobe Acrobat Reader on Ubuntu 8.04

First of all, add Medibuntu repository in your sources list. This can be done via:

sudo wget http://www.medibuntu.org/sources.list.d/hardy.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/medibuntu.list

Once this is done, add Medibuntu GPG key.

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install medibuntu-keyring

Then update the list of available packages by

sudo apt-get update

Finally, install Acrobat Reader using

sudo apt-get install acroread

Install mysql support for python on linux ubuntu

to add the MySQL database support on Linux Ubuntu use the following command :

sudo apt-get install python-mysqldb

and to import this module into your scripts use this command :

me2resh@me2resh-desktop:~/Desktop/MySQL-python-1.2.2$ python
Python 2.5.2 (r252:60911, Jul 31 2008, 17:28:52) 
[GCC 4.2.3 (Ubuntu 4.2.3-2ubuntu7)] on linux2
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>> import MySQLdb
>>> 

and enjoy the power of MySQL in your python applications 😉

How to publish your iCal to Google Calendar

Well, to mark your events in iCal and have them published to your google calendar, first you need to make an account in www.icalx.com

Then from iCal right click on your calendar, and choose Publish, and enter your iCalx calendar information.

after that you can take the link from iCalx and add it as a calendar in your Google Calendar account.

when you do that, every event you mark in your iCal, will be published to your iCalx account and then Google will pull it to your Google Calendar account,

Little tricky but it does the job 😉

My dreams are triangular every night

I wonder how rich will we make china or whatever country when we import from them Triangles with the number of our Cars :S

after the new traffic law, driving has been a burning gate that you have to walk through.

Looks like james blunt is looking also for a triangle after the new traffic law 😉