Videos uploaded by user “midfingr”
CNN's John Roberts Jams with Rush
The title says it all.
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Install VMware Player in Ubuntu 14.04
How to install VMware Player in Ubuntu 14.04. https://my.vmware.com/web/vmware/free#desktop_end_user_computing/vmware_player/6_0
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Arch Linux Console Font
A short video for changing the console font in Arch Linux. Visual representation of the console fonts: http://alexandre.deverteuil.net/pages/consolefonts/ Commands: - showconsolefont - ls /usr/share/kbd/consolefonts/ - setfont [any listed] - restore with: setfont
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Quick Install: Virtualbox in Arch Linux
A very quick and easy way to install Virtual Box in Arch Linux. pacman -S virtualbox modprobe -a vboxdrv add in virtulabox.conf in modules (see video) gpasswd -a $USER vboxusers REF: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/VirtualBox
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Using Reflector in Arch Linux
A quick video on using reflector in Arch Linux to keep your mirror list up to date.
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Tweak XFCE4 Interface - Arch Linux (3 of 4)
Part 3 of 4: resolving some issues, compositing, wallpaper management
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Easy MPD (Arch Linux)
A simple configuration for Music Player Daemon (mpd) in Arch Linux. Configuration file on GitHub: https://github.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/blob/master/ez_mpd
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Conky Script: Arch Linux Midfingr
A basic run through of installing and configuring conky-colors made by 'helmuthdu' http://helmuthdu.deviantart.com/ Pastebin Link for the Script: http://paste.ubuntu.com/8767523/ Arch Linux Midfingr on SourceForge: http://sourceforge.net/projects/archmidfingr/
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Arch Linux: Update to XINITRC
Quick update on the xinitrc file under Arch Linux.
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How To Enable Desktop Zoom in Ubuntu
How To Enable Desktop Zoom in Ubuntu.
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Windows 8.1 Pro: BitLocker without TPM
Windows 8.1 Pro. requires your PC to have a TPM (Trusted Platform Module) BIOS and/or chipset in order to use BitLocker. This videos demonstrations a workaround for those without TPM. SkyDrive BitLocker Recovery URL: https://skydrive.live.com/recoverykey
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Package Building in Arch Linux
Notes: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/master/pkg
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Arch Linux: SLiM
Downloading and configuring SLiM (Simple Login Manager) in Arch Linux.
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RedShift for Arch Linux
Additional Note: https://github.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/blob/master/red_shift
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Optimize Windows XP Boot time using Bootvis (Part 1)
Part 1 of 2. Using a program Microsoft programmers released some years back, called Bootvis, you can visually see how long it takes your Windows XP system to start. Thus the term Bootvis or Boot Visualization. This program can also be used to help optimize your startup time. However, there are steps you need to take in order to obtain the best results. This is Part 1 of 2 tutorials. Which deals with preparing, downloading and installing Bootvis. Along with a first time run through of the process. Bootvis can be downloaded from several locations. I chose http://www.majorgeeks.com to obtain the install file.
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Optimize Boot in Arch Linux
This video demonstartes how you can possibly optimize the boot time in a typical Arch Linux installation. Please Read: http://blog.falconindy.com/articles/optmizing-bootup-with-mkinitcpio.html
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Partitioning: Arch Linux
Create partitions for an Arch Linux installation.
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Arch Linux Splash Screen (Plymouth)
A working 'Plymouth' splash screen for Arch Linux REF: Plymouth - ArchWiki - https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Plymouth AUR Archive File - https://github.com/aur-archive/plymouth-release
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How To Add a Custom Repo: Arch Linux
This video demonstrates the process of adding a custom repository in Arch Linux; primarily for the Archiso custom build. Reference video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_Blo7hB8Ag
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Arch Linux: Gnome 3 + Nemo File Manager
Using Nemo File Manager in Arch Linux & Gnome 3.x Software needed: nemo nemo-fileroller gnome-panel gnome-tweak-tool Replace Nautilus: edit /usr/share/applications/nautilus.desktop #Exec=nautilus %U Exec=nemo %U Desktop Entries: add items two methods: 1. gnome-desktop-item-edit --create-new `pwd` -- choose what you wish 2. open Nemo, right-click, select Create Launcher... Link to Conky-Colors Script: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/6608085/conkyrc_ATI
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Cinnamon 2.0.2 Arch Linux Overview
A quick look at the Cinnamon v 2.x desktop environment in Arch Linux. Conky Script Link: http://paste.ubuntu.com/6278825/
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How To Install Virtualbox in Manjaro Linux 2016
A quick video demonstrating how to install Oracle VirtualBox in Manjaro Linux. Please note: the host modules are automatically generated and ready for use upon reboot. To verify, check the following directory/file: /etc/modules-load.d/linux46-virtualbox-host-modules.conf Modules should be: vboxdrv vboxnetadp vboxnetflt vboxpci
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Arch Linux: Grub 2 Theme
An easy way to have a Grub 2 boot theme in Arch Linux.
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Gnome Panel for Ubuntu 13.04
Installing 'Gnome Panel' in Ubuntu 13.04. This brings back the traditional 'Gnome 2' desktop. Software Centre: search for -- 'gnome-panel' Reboot after installation.
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Holy Git !! : Use Git to help your Arch Linux install
Git Hub is a great online resource for many things. Here is just on example of git cloning your personal scripts in Arch Linux and other Linux based distributions. https://github.com/ https://github.com/midfingr
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Google Chrome Arch Linux Quick Fix
Try this if Google Chrome fails validity check. Arch Linux AUR package.
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Firejail: Sandbox Firefox in (Arch) Linux
A look at a command line utility called Firejail. Sandbox Firefox and other Linux programs. Links Firejail: https://l3net.wordpress.com/projects/firejail/ Seccomp with Filters: https://www.kernel.org/doc/Documentation/prctl/seccomp_filter.txt
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Linux: NTFS file system permissions
Working with Windows hard drives from within Linux. Notes: http://paste.ubuntu.com/6314627/ https://www.dropbox.com/s/vzhftd0526m4241/gvfs%20permissions REF: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Gvfs
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youtube-dl Update (Linux)
If you're receiving an error while trying to download video using youtube-dl (command line), it may be that the version is out of date. To fix this, simple type type the following in a terminal: sudo youtube-dl --update ref: http://rg3.github.com/youtube-dl/faq.html *for best results, play this video* :)
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How To Use Archiso: Custom Arch Linux Build
Part 1 of 2 This video demonstrates installing the Archiso for building a custom Arch Linux live disk. Please note: At least 10GB of free space is needed. - install 'make' and 'patch' via pacman - yaourt archiso-git - make a directory in your home folder; your choice; i.e. 'livecd' - edit the files/folders as per video
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How To Use Archiso: Custom Arch Linux Build Part 2
Part 2 of 2 This video demonstrates installing the Archiso for building a custom Arch Linux live disk. Please note: At least 10GB of free space is needed. Install script: http://paste.ubuntu.com/8093544/ Chroot http://paste.ubuntu.com/8093552/
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How-to install VMware Workstation in Arch Linux
Install VMware Workstation in Arch Linux. Prerequisites (via pacman): - fuse - gtkmm - linux-headers Reference: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/VMware
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Compiz Arch Linux
Installing Compiz 0.9 series in Arch Linux. Notes: https://tinyurl.com/oqc4wpu
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Arch Linux Hardening -- Overview Part 1
Part 2: https://youtu.be/SgZrDVpUUXc Lockdown time for Arch Linux Video Notes: https://github.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/blob/master/arch_sec_0
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Tweak XFCE4 Interface - Arch Linux (4 of 4)
Part 4: panel items, appearance, positioning, notifications, terminal settings, themes XFCE4 Terminal Settings: http://docs.xfce.org/apps/terminal/advanced
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Make your own Arch Linux Spin part 1 of 5
An introduction video to building an Arch Linux ISO (64--bit) Notes: https://github.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/blob/master/arch_custom Part 1: https://youtu.be/DqV1BJtJXEA Part 2: https://youtu.be/uAwkYpgg-0M Part 3: https://youtu.be/n71KQjownSI Part 4: https://youtu.be/sOaZe5jUdPU
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Arch Linux. Install Nvidia Proprietary Drivers
Installation Notes: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/master/nv_arch Arch Linux REF: Code Names: https://nouveau.freedesktop.org/wiki/CodeNames/ Nvidia Wiki: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/NVIDIA
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Gnome 3.10 Install Virtual Box
UPDATE: Gnome 3.10 has been moved to testing. Delete gnome-unstable lines; uncomment testing in /etc/pacman.conf A quick run through on installing Gnome 3.10 in Arch Linux (unstable). Icon cache fix: /usr/bin/gdk-pixbuf-query-loaders --update-cache
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Firetools -- An Awesome Linux Sandbox Utility
Firejail is a SUID sandbox program that reduces the risk of security breaches by restricting the running environment of untrusted applications using Linux namespaces, seccomp-bpf and Linux capabilities. Firetools: https://l3net.wordpress.com/projects/firejail/#firetools Firejail Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUW0L2Yj_us
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Xfce Customization 2015 (Arch Linux)
Software for Arch Linux + Xfce: https://github.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/blob/master/xfce_custom
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:: Downgrade Xorg Server (Arch Linux) ::
A quick way to downgrade Xorg server. pacman config add (above testing): [xorg114] Server = http://catalyst.wirephire.com/repo/xorg114/$arch SigLevel = Optional TrustAll In a terminal issue: sudo pacman -Syuu Logout or Reboot
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Arch Linux: Compiz Standalone
This video attempts to explain how to use 'Compiz' as a standalone window manager in Arch Linux. Software needed: Yaourt compiz-bzr emerald-git Create a shell script, mark as executable. Edit .xinitrc, point to the shell script. startx Example Script: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5927004/ Good luck :)
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Clonezilla - Backup Linux/Ubuntu System
This video demonstrates backing up and restoring a Linux based install, using the free, open source software utility, Clonezilla. Clonezilla website: http://clonezilla.org/
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Firefox: Enable Hidden Tracking Protection
Did you know Firefox has built in tracking protection? Here's an easy way to turn it on. https://github.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/blob/master/fox_track
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Weatherman: Arch Linux
Easy way to get a quick weather forecast in Arch Linux. SCRIPTS: https://github.com/midfingr/apps Packages: sudo pacman -S zenity https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/weatherman
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Run Firefox in a container (systemd)
Notes: https://github.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/blob/master/fox_container More information: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Systemd-nspawn https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Firefox_tweaks#Run_Firefox_inside_an_nspawn_container
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Tweak XFCE4 Interface - Arch Linux (2 of 4)
Part 2 of 4: desktop icons, xfce whisker menu, toggle with super key Desktop Icon Transparency: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Xfce4#Transparent_Background_for_Icon_Titles
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Xfce4 + Kwin 5 (Arch Linux)
Replace the default Xfce window manager with Plasma 5's 'Kwin'. Notes: https://github.com/midfingr/youtube_notes/blob/master/xfce_kwin5
Views: 9439 midfingr
ArchMid Source Code
Have Fun! Link: https://github.com/midfingr/archmid-iso
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