November 23, 2016 · ElementaryOS Linux

Setup ElementaryOS properly

Chinese Installation

  1. remove ibus. its fucking sucks and cant type chinese.
    sudo apt-get purge ibus
  2. install fcitx
    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:fcitx-team/nightly
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get install fcitx fcitx-config-gtk fcitx-sunpinyin fcitx-googlepinyin fcitx-module-cloudpinyin fcitx-chewing fcitx-table-all
    sudo apt-get install fcitx-table-quick-classic
    sudo apt-get install im-config
  3. OK , No, Yes.
  4. Restart.

Native Mail Client Sucks

  1. Install Thunderbird
    sudo apt-get install thunderbird
  2. And install the following Plugin

Native Dropbox Sucks

I want to see the desktop icon

  1. bash this
    sudo apt-get install dconf-editor
  2. and this:

My headset has no fucking sound!

  1. bash
    sudo apt-get install pavucontrol
  2. Select Playback
  3. Select your sound card

How to fucking minimize WTF

  1. bash
    gsettings set org.pantheon.desktop.gala.appearance button-layout close,minimize,maximize

I cant suspend and wake up my machine wtf

  1. bash

    apt-add-repository ppa:netext/netext73 && apt-get update && apt-get install netext73 && netext73 # launch netext73


Congrats! Finally you got something great to use!