Friday, November 11, 2011

Fedora 16/17: Installation notes (Part 3)

Enable 'Remove' function in Nautilus

By default you can't remove any file or folder by clicking 'Delete' button in Nautilus. To activate this function press Alt+F2 and enter 'dconf-editor'. In opened editor:

org > gnome > nautilus > preferences (enable_delete = true)


Now you can delete content from Nautilus pressing Ctrl+Delete.


Install Thunderbird

$ su -c "yum install thunderbird"


Install VirtualBox

0. $ su -

1. # cd /etc/yum.repos.d/

2. # wget http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/rpm/fedora/virtualbox.repo

3. # yum update

4. yum install binutils gcc make patch libgomp glibc-headers glibc-devel kernel-headers kernel-devel dkms

5. # yum install VirtualBox-4.*

6. # usermod -a -G vboxusers your_user_name