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How to download Google Chrome for Windows using a Linux Browser (Firefox/Opera/Chrome)

Unfortunately Google doesn’t make it very easy to download the Windows installer if you’re running Linux. ¬†The page will automatically detect your using Linux and attempt to download the Linux install file. ¬†Luckily there’s a solution, just click the link below to download the latest Chrome Windows Standalone (Offline) installer …


iGitLab – Configurable GitLab multi-version bash/shell installer script for Debian (Ubuntu, Linux Mint, etc)

So I finally decided to upgrade my git/svn server and to install a web gui to make things a little bit easier to view and track, which was when I stumbled upon GitLab. ¬†If you don’t already know, GitLab is an open source, self-hosted, GitHub style, git server with a web based interface, using Ruby/Ruby on Rails. ¬†After trying out a few of the scripts I found on GitHub to automate the install process, I found most were outdated, and lacked the ability to configure for future installations and/or versions. ¬†That’s when I decided to write my own installer script, which I decided to call iGitLab, for Install GitLab. (more…)

VMWare Workstation Shared Folders between Windows and Ubuntu (debian) "Error Mounting"

While attempting to setup a shared folder through VMware Workstation 9.0.2 running on Windows 8 host, with a Linux Mint (Ubuntu/Debian) guest, and kept running into one problem after another. ¬†I spent probably an hour or more just trying to figure out the problem and get it to work correctly, and finally was able to get something to work, here’s how…