Ubuntu

A Guide to the Ubuntu Terminal

In this tutorial we will be learning how to use the ubuntu terminal efficiently. You’ll find a lot of interesting things in this tutorial that might boost your productivity while using Ubuntu. Alright let’s get right into it! First to run the terminal in ubuntu we can press Ctrl+Alt+T or you can press the Super(windows) …

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How to fix ‘unable to acquire the dpkg frontend lock’ error in Ubuntu?

While updating or installing packages using apt, apt-get, aptitude, or dpkg, you might get an error saying ‘unable to acquire the dpkg frontend lock‘ or a similar error related to locks. The error message looks something like this: You might also get these error messages: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/apt/lists/lock – open (11: Resource …

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How to Install VLC on Ubuntu?

In this article, we’ll learn the steps to install VLC on Ubuntu. VLC is a free and open-source cross-platform multimedia player. It is the go-to media player if you want to play video/audio content on your system. Personally, what I like about VLC is its ability to play files of different formats without any issue. …

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