February 17, 2010

Deleting $INPLACE.~TR and $WINDOWS.~Q Folders

Filed under: Windows — mariojump @ 3:00 pm

There were two odd folders on Windows 7.

I learned that these folders can be deleted following the instructions below, and deleted them myself.
No trouble at all.


February 11, 2010

Installing Skype on Ubuntu 9.10 Netbook Remix

Filed under: Ubuntu — mariojump @ 9:59 am

(1) Download Skype for Linux from

(2) Install required packages for Skype
$ sudo apt-get install libqt4-dbus libqt4-network libqtcore4 libqtgui4 libqt4-xml libaudio2 libmng1

(3) Install Skype for Linux
$ sudo dpkg -i ./skype-ubuntu-intrepid_2.1.0.81-1_i386.deb

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