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Install Google Earth 5.0 on Ubuntu 9.04

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Download GoogleEarth at this.
After download GoogleEarth change permissions to Executable.

From terminal go to Download Directory then run:

$./GoogleEarthLinux.bin

The following Screen will display.



And follow install direction.

Run GoogleEarth by double click GoogleEarth icon on Desktop.

Install NVidia driver on Ubuntu 9.04

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My Notebook is Acer Aspire 4520 need install Nvidia driver (GeForce 7000M).
The following is install procedure :

From Menu : Applications >> Add/Remove ...

On search box type "nvidia" and then check for " NVidia binary X.Org driver ('version 173' driver)"
and push "Apply Changes" button, from pop-up window push "Apply" button. Type your Admin password if needed. Then Installation progress bar will running.

After finish intallation run from Terminal as Root :
#nvidia-xconfig

Restart the computer. Now The notebook will use valid Nvidia VGA driver...

Ubuntu 9.04 : wireless Network

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After Update with some repository, now my wireless (ath5k) network working fine.Related articles by Zemanta Everything's Relative, Especially Wireless Broadband Speeds (gigaom.com)