Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Install Distro-Clock-Conky in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/Debian



Ubuntu-nsClock Conky make by Laabiyad Abderrahim, It looks awesome on desktop. This conky was only available with Ubuntu logo but NoobsLab made available logo Mint, Linux, Fedora, Red-hat  Gentoo, open-SUSE  Debian, and Arch. It is available for all desktop environments like Gnome Shell, Unity, Cinnamon, and others. It shows Distribution logo and current PC time as Analogue clock. Also checkout conky collection.

conky clock

Install Conky in Ubuntu/Linux Mint open terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
  • sudo apt-get install conky conky-all

First of all Download Startup script with following commands:
  • cd && wget -O .start-conky http://goo.gl/6RrEw
  • chmod +x .start-conky
Now open Startup Applications > click Add  > New Dialog box will open click on Browse > Now (Press Ctrl+H) see following screenshot.
conky startup

Note: This Conky Widget won't work in Ubuntu 12.10/13.04/Linux Mint 14

1: Ubuntu Clock Conky
ubuntu conky

To install Ubuntu-clock-conky in Ubuntu/Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For (Gnome Shell, Cinnamon)
  • cd && wget -O ubuntu-noobslab-gs.zip http://goo.gl/625cJ
  • unzip ubuntu-noobslab-gs.zip && rm ubuntu-noobslab-gs.zip
>> For (Unity, Gnome Classic, Mate, and Others)
  • cd && wget -O ubuntu-noobslab-u.zip http://goo.gl/60oSk
  • unzip ubuntu-noobslab-u.zip && rm ubuntu-noobslab-u.zip

2: Linux Clock Conky
linux conky

To install Linux-clock-conky in Ubuntu/Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For (Gnome Shell, Cinnamon)
  • cd && wget -O linux-noobslab-gs.zip http://goo.gl/1Io6z
  • unzip linux-noobslab-gs && rm linux-noobslab-gs
>> For (Unity, Gnome Classic, Mate, and Others)
  • cd && wget -O linux-noobslab-u.zip http://goo.gl/5coFn
  • unzip linux-noobslab-u.zip && rm linux-noobslab-u.zip

3: Debian Clock Conky
conky debian

To install Debian-clock-conky in Ubuntu/Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For (Gnome Shell, Cinnamon)
  • cd && wget -O debian-noobslab-gs.zip http://goo.gl/St6y2
  • unzip debian-noobslab-gs.zip && rm debian-noobslab-gs.zip
>> For (Unity, Gnome Classic, Mate, and Others)
  • cd && wget -O debian-noobslab-u.zip http://goo.gl/X3ro2
  • unzip debian-noobslab-u.zip && rm debian-noobslab-u.zip

4: Linux Mint Clock Conky
conky mint

To install Linux-Mint-clock-conky in Ubuntu/Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For (Gnome Shell, Cinnamon)
  • cd && wget -O mint-noobslab-gs.zip http://goo.gl/fHhTv
  • unzip mint-noobslab-gs.zip && rm mint-noobslab-gs.zip
>> For (Unity, Gnome Classic, Mate, and Others)
  • cd && wget -O mint-noobslab-u.zip http://goo.gl/G1rBO
  • unzip mint-noobslab-u.zip && rm mint-noobslab-u.zip

5: Fedora Clock Conky
fedora conky

To install Fedora-clock-conky in Ubuntu/Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For (Gnome Shell, Cinnamon)
  • cd && wget -O fedora-noobslab-gs.zip http://goo.gl/Sskvl
  • unzip fedora-noobslab-gs.zip && rm fedora-noobslab-gs.zip
>> For (Unity, Gnome Classic, Mate, and Others)
  • cd && wget -O fedora-noobslab-u.zip http://goo.gl/C3ZHl
  • unzip fedora-noobslab-u.zip && rm fedora-noobslab-u.zip

6: Arch Clock Conky
arch conky clock

To install Arch-clock-conky in Ubuntu/Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For (Gnome Shell, Cinnamon)
  • cd && wget -O arch-noobslab-gs.zip http://goo.gl/Zx6Bj
  • unzip arch-noobslab-gs.zip && rm arch-noobslab-gs.zip
>> For (Unity, Gnome Classic, Mate, and Others)
  • cd && wget -O arch-noobslab-u.zip http://goo.gl/xmD9T
  • unzip arch-noobslab-u.zip && rm arch-noobslab-u.zip

7: Gentoo Clock Conky
conky gentoo

To install Gentoo-clock-conky in Ubuntu/Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For (Gnome Shell, Cinnamon)
  • cd && wget -O gentoo-noobslab-gs.zip http://goo.gl/GluyG
  • unzip gentoo-noobslab-gs.zip && rm gentoo-noobslab-gs.zip
>> For (Unity, Gnome Classic, Mate, and Others)
  • cd && wget -O gentoo-noobslab-u.zip http://goo.gl/3S2wu
  • unzip gentoo-noobslab-u.zip && rm gentoo-noobslab-u.zip

8: openSUSE Clock Conky
opensuse conky

To install openSUSE-clock-conky in Ubuntu/Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For (Gnome Shell, Cinnamon)
  • cd && wget -O opensuse-noobslab-gs.zip http://goo.gl/HwdQn
  • unzip opensuse-noobslab-gs.zip && rm opensuse-noobslab-gs.zip
>> For (Unity, Gnome Classic, Mate, and Others)
  • cd && wget -O opensuse-noobslab-u.zip http://goo.gl/C2jmr
  • unzip opensuse-noobslab-u.zip && rm opensuse-noobslab-u.zip

9: RedHat Clock Conky
conky redhat

To install RedHat-clock-conky in Ubuntu/Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For (Gnome Shell, Cinnamon)
  • cd && wget -O redhat-noobslab-gs.zip http://goo.gl/5blN8
  • unzip redhat-noobslab-gs.zip && rm redhat-noobslab-gs.zip
>> For (Unity, Gnome Classic, Mate, and Others)
  • cd && wget -O redhat-noobslab-u.zip http://goo.gl/ETQ77
  • unzip redhat-noobslab-u.zip && rm redhat-noobslab-u.zip
That's it, Enjoy

Source: noobslab

SparkyLinux 2.1



PaweĊ‚ Pijanowski has announced the release of SparkyLinux 2.1, a Debian-based desktop Linux distribution with a choice of Enlightenment, LXDE, MATE or Openbox desktops user interfaces: "I am happy to announce the final versions of SparkyLinux 'Eris' 2.1 E17/LXDE, 2.1 MATE edition and update of 2.1.1 Ultra edition. The ISO images provide bug fixes, updates and new features. All new images of SparkyLinux 'Eris' have been synchronised between themselves and all packages upgraded from Debian testing repository as of 2013-03-15. The new live system provides: Linux kernel 3.2.39; minor bugs fixes; live system on USB stick fixes; full system installation on USB stick; new set of wallpapers. The live system's user name is 'live', password 'live'." Here is the brief release announcement with a screenshot. Download: sparkylinux-2.1-eris-x86_64.iso (1,583MB, MD5), sparkylinux-2.1-eris-x86_64-mate.iso (1,526MB, MD5), sparkylinux-2.1.1-eris-x86_64-ultra.iso (1,289MB, MD5).