Updated : Apr 15, 2015 in Linux

How to create a bootable USB stick on OS X

This article is based on the following How-to in Ubuntu site: http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/create-a-usb-stick-on-mac-osx We would encourage Mac users to download Ubuntu Desktop Edition by burning a…

Updated : May 05, 2014 in Linux

Testing internet speed on Linux command line

This small script does a fairly good Upload/download speed test of your Internet connection: Note: This is a Python script. So you'll need first to…

Updated : Jan 03, 2010 in Linux on MACBook

German keyboard layout on MACBook

Settings in Regional & Language -> Keyboad Layout ================================================= LAYOUT: setxkbmap -model macbook78 -layout de XKB OPTIONS: setxkbmap -option altwin:swap_lalt_lwin,compose:rwin,ctrl:nocaps,grp_led:caps,apple:badmap,eurosign:e setxkbmap -option apple:badmap Function keys…