Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with 64 bits on a netbook

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Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with 64 bits on a netbook

Post by annier » 09 Jul 2014, 16:49

Hi all,
These are the steps for installation of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bits on a netbook through a USB

1. Download the ISO image of Ubuntu from http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/releases/14.04.2/
This link will show the latest version of Ubuntu LTS.

2. Prepare a bootable USB with the help of Startup Disk Creator as described in this website
http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/ ... -on-ubuntu

(Ideas for formatting a post-installation USB disk: https://www.maketecheasier.com/format-u ... indows-10/)

3. Insert the USB in the netbook and boot it. Then press the F12 button on the keyboard and install in accordance to the following websites:
http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/ ... tu-desktop

or
http://www.enqlu.com/2014/04/step-by-st ... guide.html
or
http://www.ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php ... ll-ubuntu/

>>> In the step for Installation Type, manual partitioning of hard-drive can be done in accordance to the following website:
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PartitioningSchemes
http://www.linuxbsdos.com/2011/05/04/ma ... ntu-11-04/
http://www.linuxbsdos.com/2012/11/03/ub ... ing-guide/
http://ubuntuvps.net/ubuntu-server-14-0 ... ing-guide/
http://landoflinux.com/linux_install_ub ... _1404.html
https://www.linuxtechi.com/install-ubu ... reenshots/

4. The hard-disk drive partitioning scheme suggestion is given in the following website:
http://askubuntu.com/questions/19454/ne ... uggestions
http://ubuntuserverguide.com/2013/02/ma ... ition.html

Yours
Anil Kunwar
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Re: Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with 64 bits on a netbook

Post by annier » 21 Oct 2014, 20:23

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Re: Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with 64 bits on a netbook

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Re: Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with 64 bits on a netbook

Post by annier » 24 Nov 2014, 10:33

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Re: Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with 64 bits on a netbook

Post by annier » 15 May 2015, 23:21

Installation of Mendeley Desktop in Ubuntu 12.04 or later versions
For researchers working in Ubuntu, Mendeley Desktop can be a useful platform for management of research works.
The instructions for installing mendeley desktop in ubuntu is described in the following website:
https://www.mendeley.com/download-mende ... tructions/

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Re: Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with 64 bits on a netbook

Post by annier » 20 May 2015, 09:31

Working with the LibreOffice
http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/documentation/
tutorials on the libreoffice

In order to install LibreOffice plugin in mendeley-desktop ( a reference manager tool) in Ubuntu 14.04, one can do the following steps:
1. Download and install mendeley desktop in accordance to https://www.mendeley.com/download-mendeley-desktop/

2.Open mendeley desktop in terminal

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$mendeleydesktop
3. In the mendeley-desktop, go to
Tools>> Install LibreOffice Plugin

4. After the LibreOffice Plugin is installed, open a LibreOffice Writer. There, the Mendeley is found to be connected with the writer and one can cite the references using Mendeley in LibreOffice.
connecting LibreOffice and mendeleydesktop
connecting LibreOffice and mendeleydesktop
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5. Mathematics and greek symbols in libreoffice
1. Unicode method
2. http://askubuntu.com/questions/319593/h ... bre-office
3. http://texblog.org/2012/03/15/greek-let ... math-mode/
4. http://ascii-table.com/unicode-search.php
5. http://ascii-table.com/keyboard.php/319
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Re: Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with 64 bits on a netbook

Post by annier » 24 Jun 2015, 12:30

Hi All,
Pdf Editor in Linux
Master PDF editor for Linux


Yours Sincerely
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Re: Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with 64 bits on a netbook

Post by annier » 01 Jul 2015, 06:23

Hi,
Some tips for Error Message: usr/bin/ld: cannot find -l<name_of_the_library>

1. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1671 ... thelibrary

2. For the following error message,

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/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lhdf5_hl
 /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lhdf5
in Ubuntu 14.04, we type the following in the terminal:

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sudo apt-get install libhdf5-serial-dev
.
This has been discussed in http://micro.stanford.edu/wiki/Install_HDF5.

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2167520

Yours Sincerely
Anil Kunwar
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