Fixing optimal resolution with source kernel 3.8.2 and intel 3600/3650–Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)

The high resolution problem looks to have been fixed once and for all by developers with the introduction quantal quetzal 12.10 and cedartrail-drm driver in DKMS format (proprietary cedarview driver for GMA3600/3650) enabled source kernels. installing the latest intel Atom VGA drivers with a GMA3600/3650 graphics chipset using kernel sources 3.8.2 would need the following steps; NB in the kernel source version 3.7.9  GMA 3600/3500 … Continue reading Fixing optimal resolution with source kernel 3.8.2 and intel 3600/3650–Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)

Fixing broken libtool compilation errors

Do this to work around this “feature”: 1) Make a copy from the current ld.so.conf file and save it in a temp folder: cp /etc/ld.so.conf /tmp/ld.so.conf 2) Add /usr/local/lib path to it : echo /usr/local/lib >> /tmp/ld.so.conf 3) Delete the original ld.so.conf file and put the modified file instead: sudo mv /tmp/ld.so.conf /etc/ld.so.conf 4) Do ldconfig: sudo ldconfig credits Continue reading Fixing broken libtool compilation errors

Getting a Flask website up and running in Ubuntu

In the dynamic digtal space, there exists more than one procedure to setup a domain infrastructure. This article will highlight the steps to get a simple website running on a flask environment. The important  tools that we need to ensure are installed before setting up the flask environment are: python –  a standard installation of python-2.7 Nginx  Nginx [engine x] is an HTTP and reverse … Continue reading Getting a Flask website up and running in Ubuntu