Monday 18 June 2012

Windows manager for iOS: Quasar video-demonstration

Friday 1 June 2012

Windows 8 error 0x800f0906 while enabling Microsoft net framework 3.5

Had a problem with the Citrix receiver requiring .Net 3.5 but being unable to add it dynamically or through control panel. Downloading from Windows update failed.

James Massardo helped me find the solution:

  1. Mount the Windows CD as an ISO or physical disk
  2. Make a note of the Windows ISO or disk drive letter
  3. Run a command prompt as an administrator
  4. Run 'dism.exe /online /enable-feature /featurename:NetFX3 /Source:d:\sources\sxs' replacing d: with you disk or ISO drive letter

How to configure Ubuntu to use postfix against gmail domain with application password

I followed the proceedure here:

Only changes I had to make were:

  1. Make sure to append the Equifax certificate to the /etc/postfix/cacert.pem
  2. Run the postmap commands in the /etc/postfix directory or use the full paths
  3. Create an application specific key for postfix from

How to configure Ubuntu for automatic updates

Nice article here on how to configure Ubuntu for automatic updates:

I had autoupdate installed already, but it just told me that updates were available. The URL tells you how to get them installed automatically.