How to create a shortcut to copy a password to clipboard (so to be ready to be pasted)


Have you ever dreamed to have one or multiple password ready to be used just making use of a shortcut? Well if you make use of ubuntu (even in a VM) here is the solution for you! Install xclip xclip is an Ubuntu app for dealing with stuff in the “clipboard”. I order to install … Continue reading How to create a shortcut to copy a password to clipboard (so to be ready to be pasted)

Keyboard and mouse stop working in Virtualbox guest


  If you ever experience your mouse and or keyboard not working in your Virtualbox guest OS and the only way to make them work again is rebooting, try to install the following packages:   sudo apt-get install scim-bridge-client-qt scim-bridge-client-gtk -Sieze

How to mount a windows shared drive with a name containing spaces


If you are trying to mount a Windows shared folder that has its name containing spaces you can easily mount it sticking 40 instead the space character: For example, if the box is at the address 192.168.0.15 and the name of the shared folder is "Name with spaces" you can add the following line into … Continue reading How to mount a windows shared drive with a name containing spaces

Meaning of load average of the top Linux command


Meaning of “load average” of the top Linux command The “load average” information given by the top command is of fundamental importance. But how to correctly understand the meaning of it? Which value are bad? Which good? This article is just simply brilliant in explaining how to interpret this value: http://blog.scoutapp.com/articles/2009/07/31/understanding-load-averages Enjoy! -Sieze