This guide is not tied to any specific IDE. But I’ll be focusing on Tomcat 8 with Intellij IDEA. Open up a command window/terminal and cd in to $CATALINA_HOME/bin directory. $CATALINA_HOME is simply the place where you installed or extracted Tomcat. If you have installed Tomcat as a service (ie. […]

Debugging your Tomcat Webapp with Intellij Idea

No native matching package installed/found
Fixing no native package found errors JHBuild uses apt-file to locate packages which a given file belongs to. When apt-file cannot locate the relevant packages for you, JHBuild would give you with informational warnings: I: Installing dependencies on system: libsystemd-journal libtiff I: Using apt-file to search for providers; this may […]

Fixing JHBuild Issues

RHEL kernels come with SysRq compiled in by default, but most distributions including Fedora disable this ‘Magic System Request’ functionality, at the boot time. To see if it is already enabled: $ cat /proc/sys/kernel/sysrq 0 0 means that the SysRq is disabled. Here in my case on Stock Fedora 23 […]

Magic Sysrq Fedora – REIUSB

Save bandwidth data Youtube
Let me guess a bit. If you are reading this, you’re likely a victim of your ISP who imposes bandwidth caps on you. YouTube is a beast when it comes to online bandwidth consumption. Isn’t that annoying every time you have to click on that gear icon , just to […]

Save Bandwidth on Youtube

SDK and Chroots
You can use click command to easily list, manage and destroy click packages and chroot builds. The chroots can take up disk space of over 2GB. So knowing how to properly remove them when not being used is a must. To list all installed Click packages sudo click list list […]

Remove Ubuntu SDK and Click Packages

mount NTFS partitions /etc/fstab
In a multi boot Windows-Linux scenario, there are cases that you may want your NTFS/vFat partitions to be automatically mounted during boot. Specially when you have a shared NTFS data partition. There are several ways to accomplish this .. .. the most definite solution is to edit `/etc/fstab`. The fstab […]

Mounting Windows Partitions in Ubuntu at Startup

There are two choices, Completely avoid IDEs and do Android development purely in Vim. Use a good IDE along with a Vim Emulator plugin. Using Vim exclusively sounds great. If you’re an expert in Android, its build systems, Java and the command-line, you possibly could, but it is not quite […]

Android Development in Vim Possible?

Install Android Studio with Oracle JDK on Ubuntu 14.01/14.04 5
Android Studio is the latest and full-fledged android development IDE based on IntelliJ IDEA. It will eventually replace Eclipse as the official Android development environment. Why Android Studio, and not Eclipse? And finally for the fact that it is based on Jetbrains’ excellent IDE, IntelliJ IDEA! Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) […]

Install and Configure Android Studio with Oracle JDK

Btrfs Partition Scheme 2
Btrfs, Butter FS / Better FS is somewhat a hot topic these days for anyone going to reinstall their Linux box, despite the fact that it’s not officially released. However there isn’t much information out there about installing Ubuntu on a Btrfs. Installation is quite simple and straightforward. You don’t have […]

Install Ubuntu on a BTRFS File System

i3 is a very keyboard centric tilling window manager which uses vim-like keybindings to navigate around windows and workspaces. Learning to use such WM is quite fun and could greatly improve your productivity. Installation ‘i3’ package group includes a window manager, screenlocker, and a status bar. $ pacman -S i3 […]

How to Install and Configure i3 WM on Arch Linux