How to install MySQL 5.1 on Ubuntu 10.10

Its easy to install MySQL on ubuntu but you must have updated your repository for apt-get utility. If you haven’t than run below command to update it. shell> apt-get update After that, to install MySQL 5.1 on ubuntu run below command. shell>sudo apt-get install mysql-server-5.1 you’ll have to give your password so it will start…

How to enable compositing in ubuntu 10.10

Some time after installing of ubuntu, we are getting errors with visual effects/any dock tools like docky or AWN/ubuntu themes. i.e “You need to unable Desktop Effects (Compositer) to apply and customise themes. Following are the simple steps to get rid out of that error. Press Alt-F2 to open the “Run Application” box / Open…