We all programmers are fans of Linux operating systems, Ubuntu is one of the top using Distribution in open source, In this tutorial i will explain what to do after Installing ubuntu 14.10. Previously we’ve already spoken on occasion about what you should do to make your Ubuntu system properly optimized , you’ll also have the latest Ubuntu 14.10 BETA was available . The truth is that Ubuntu 14.10 is now available in its final version , if you are of the few who dared to upgrade or install the new version of the popular Linux distribution, will give you some tips to make your new system goes as smooth.
First of all, update
Before you begin to modify any aspect of our system execute some commands that should be executed after the installation of any Linux distribution on your system:
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
Once completed these updates reboot your system. After looking at the dash Software Update tab and go to the additional drivers , install the drivers suitable for your graphics card and other hardware that requires it.
If you want to install some fonts or Java as well as play MP3 or DVD , you need to install this package:
sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras
Unity Tweak Tools and Gnome Tweek Tools
Depending on your needs you may need both packages, we are talking about essential tools when it comes to customizing your computer concerns from changing themes or icons to adjust every detail of the system.
sudo apt-get install unity-tweak-tool gnome-tweak-tool
Disable the default scroll bars
Many users are really uncomfortable scrollbars that Ubuntu has by default, the truth is that they are quite unsightly and mostly very dysfunctional . You can disable it with this command:
gsettings set com.canonical.desktop.interface scrollbar-mode normal
Installs some useful packages for day to day
There are a number of packages that are not installed by Ubuntu and defects that are practically necessary for extracting compressed files for file management , you can easily install it with this command:
sudo apt-get install p7zip-rar p7zip-full unace unrar zip unzip sharutils rar uudeview mpack arj cabextract file-roller
Improve consumption or prevent heating
If you have problems with the battery of your laptop since I use Ubuntu 14.10 can track the items we taught you recently both to save battery and troubleshoot heating , although in both items has been explained for Ubuntu 14.04 are equally valid in the new version.
Clean your system
After the package installation, upgrades and other modifications followed in this article on your system may have been waste , such as installation files, download cache. If you want to clean your system you can do it with the following command:
echo “Cleaning Up” &&
sudo apt-get -f install &&
sudo apt-get autoremove &&
sudo apt-get -y autoclean &&
sudo apt-get -y clean
If you have followed all our tips you will see your system works very well, if Ubuntu is heavily optimized by itself improve the aspects mentioned here will be perfect. Do you have any tips for optimizing Ubuntu 14.10 we have forgotten? Do not forget to leave your comment .