Tag Archives: desktop linux

Installing Fedora on the Raspberry Pi 3

Recently I setup CentOS on the Raspberry pi 2.  Now we’re going to be installing a modern Fedora 23 desktop on the Raspberry Pi 3.  I’ve used the Pi 2 instructions from chisight’s blog post so original credit goes to … Continue reading

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Logitech G933 Wireless Headset on Linux

I recently came into possession of a Logitech G933 wireless headset and started using it on my Linux work laptop for 100% of my audio and video conferencing needs.  There were a few issues out of the box on Linux … Continue reading

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Linux Laptop Power Tuning with Powertop and Friends

There’s an easy way to reduce power usage on Linux laptops using Intel’s Powertop utility.  Powertop polls your existing power usage and recommends tunings for your hardware.  I’ll show you how to quickly make the most of your battery life … Continue reading

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Using KWin with Xfce

I’ve been a long-time Xfce user as I’ve bounced around any manner of window manager and desktop environment since the turn of the century. I always found 3D effects like viewing all window spaces, and exposé-type features to be useful … Continue reading

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Quickly Make Fedora Linux Fonts Glorious

As a previous user of the now defunct Infinality repo I was looking for something similar in Fedora 22  Fedora 24 and came across this useful blog post.  In a few quick steps you can have awesome looking fonts in … Continue reading

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Guide: Laptop Hybrid Suspend on Linux

One feature desktop Linux has been lacking out of the box is hybrid-suspend, supported as of Kernel versions 3.6+. The following guide lets you suspend to both memory and disk, so you never lose your work if your battery is … Continue reading

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