Get iso support in Brasero disc burner

I felt sometimes that brasero disc burner is behaving odd……its doesnt support the iso format so i was unable to copy disc images in iso format….i fixed this issue by installing a package it can be installed by issuing the below command

apt-get install brasero-cdrkit

How to connect two linux machines via ethernet cable

Assume :

  • Computer A has ip address
  • Computer B has ip address

On Computer A:

/sbin/ifconfig eth0 netmask up/sbin/route add -host eth0

On Computer B:

/sbin/ifconfig eth0 netmask up/sbin/route add -host eth0

Now on Computer A you should be able to ping Computer B:


and must be able to do viceversa……..  🙂

Enabling Compiz Fusion in Debian Squeeze and Solving the Move window problem

To enable compiz fusion in Debian Squeeze i followed the method illustrated in How to Forge site…Link : after doing this my title bars dissappeared and i couldnt drang windows by clicking on the titlebar..

To fix this issue got compiz settings manager “Window Decoration “  in “Effects” Section and also enable “Move Window” option in “Window Management”

How to get tab completion in bash if its not working by default

In Debian Squeeze bash doesn’t support tab completion in terminal by default…this can be accomplished by a small hack…first we need to edit a file..vim /etc/bash.bashrc

By deafult these lines will be commented uncomment them by removing the #

# enable bash completion in interactive shells
#if [ -f /etc/bash_completion ]; then
#    . /etc/bash_completion

Save the file after done withyour editing do a restart…now the bash support tab completion………