How to download and install skype for linux on Fedora 9 and 10+

On November 18, 2009, in Fedora, linux, skype, by Dipin Krishna

These are the Requirements specified by Skype on Linux Beta  Hardware requirements 1 Ghz processor or faster. 256 MB RAM. 20 MB free disk space on your hard drive. Microphone and speakers or headset. Internet connection – broadband is best (GPRS is not supported for voice calls). Video card driver with Xv support. Software requirements […]


Fedora 11: Now play MP3, DVD videos and avi files

On June 27, 2009, in avi, dvd, Fedora, fedora 11, mp3, by Dipin Krishna

Open a terminal and become root using ‘su’.Now type at terminal these commands to make your fedora play multimedia files. # rpm -Uvh rpm -Uvh yum -y install gstreamer-plugins-bad gstreamer-plugins-ugly xine-lib-extras-nonfree# yum install xine xine-lib libdvdcss Now you will be able to play mp3s and dvds in your fedora 11. ————————————————————————— The GNU/Linux […]


Dual Boot Live DVD ELPICX with Ubuntu and Fedora

On October 19, 2008, in Distro, Fedora, linux, LiveCD, ubuntu, by Dipin Krishna

Elpicx is a dual boot live DVD with ubuntu 8.04 and Fedora 9 KDE . It includes a collection of reference cards, test simulators, study notes and exercises for the Linux Professional Institute certification exam. It best for students preparing any certification in Linux. Originally it is a germen distribution but English version also available. […]