Tag: install

How to Install LibreOffice 4.0 in Ubuntu 12.04

Hi there! I don’t know if you’ve heard about it but this week we had some great news for the open source community and Linux: LibreOffice 4.0 has just been released. ūüôā I’m not going to describe all the new features and improvements since you’ll get a better glance at them by visiting the release…




How to install HeeksCAD in Ubuntu 12.04

Hi! In a previous post where I wrote about the CNC Software Toolchain for Linux¬†I mentioned HeeksCAD, which is a great software to generate the toolpaths from the 3D models for CNC machining. Since I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04 I started having some problems with the HeeksCNC plugin and some features like the pocketing and…




How to install OpenCV 2.3.1 in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot with Python support

OpenCV (Open Source Computer Vision) is a library of programming functions for real time computer vision. It is written in C/C++ and is used worlwide in many computer vision applications. This “how to” is a mix of two other great tutorials on OpenCV installations: A Compreehensive Guide to Installing and Configuring OpenCV 2.3.1 on Ubuntu¬†from…