Backing Up

Recently I needed to back up one of my Linux machines as I was planning to upgrade the version of Fedora I had installed. In the past I had used the inbuilt backup tool, but with mixed results. Annoyingly one backup was unreadable after I had reinstalled so I was unable to restore my files. […]

Getting your Microsoft controller to work on Fedora

With all the games available on Steam that work on Linux you wouldn’t be unreasonable for wanting to use your Microsoft controller on your Fedora machines. Some games are just better played with a controller! Thankfully xboxdrv has you covered! You just need to install xboxdrv using; $ sudo dnf install xboxdrv Once that’s done […]

Upgrade to Fedora 22

Recently I upgraded to Fedora 22 from Fedora 21, and as usual the process of using FedUp is pretty slick. On this occasion however I had a minor issue, when I tried to update post the upgrade I got the following; Error: transaction check vs depsolve: kernel-uname-r = 4.0.8-300.fc22.x86_64 is needed by (installed) kmod-VirtualBox-4.0.8-300.fc22.x86_64-4.3.30-1.fc22.x86_64 To diagnose the […]