• How to connect to Ubuntu Server 13.10 on Amazon EC2 using XRDP

    By default, the Amazon EC2 Ubuntu Server instance does not come with a GUI desktop environment. You can only connect to it via SSH using a client side application like “Putty” to perform any operations on it. This post will be focused on how to setup a remote desktop environment on the Ubuntu Server 13.10 using […]
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  • Install K Desktop Environment on CentOS 6.5

    The K Desktop Environment (KDE) is a graphical desktop, similar in function to the GNOME desktop which I had earlier posted (Installing GNOME on CentOs 6.5). It uses many of the same freatures as GNOME, including icons, windows, menus, and a panel. Some people prefer KDE over Gnome but for me they both look similar […]
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  • Installing GNOME GUI on CentOS 6.5

    In my earlier post, I showed us how to Install CentOS 6.4 on VirtualBox using the minimal version which runs on CLI. Now I would show us how to install a GUI desktop environment on CentOS. For the purpose of this post, I will install GNOME Desktop and install some optional packages Step 1: Install desktop […]
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