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Installing Python for Windows

Courtesy: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4750806/how-to-install-pip-on-windows http://www.calazan.com/how-to-set-the-proxy-settings-in-windows-via-command-line/ http://docs.python-guide.org/en/latest/starting/install/win.html http://zetcode.com/tutorials/pyqt4/firstprograms/ http://www.ee.iitb.ac.in/student/~amaldev/contact.html Verified with: OS: Windows 7 (32 bit) Python version: 2.7.5 (32 bit) 1. start -> cmd 2. Go to command prompt 3. Set the http proxy environment (if your network use proxy) set HTTP_PROXY=http://user:password@proxy.domain.com:port 4. Go to http://www.python.org/getit/ and select the version of python and download (I used ‘Python 2.7.5 Windows… Continue reading Installing Python for Windows

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Making students’ homepage in EE department, IIT Bombay, India

Sources: http://www.ee.iitb.ac.in/wiki/labs/pclab/faq#website http://www.ee.iitb.ac.in/eesa/homepage/ All the students of Electrical department, IIT Bombay have the facility to host their homepage on the EE server. The objective behind this is clearly to enable you to have your homepage with a worldwide access. For Windows users Visit http://www.ee.iitb.ac.in/eesa/homepage/ For Linux users Go to terminal (Cntrl + Alt + T). Type ssh -X eeusername@sharada.ee.iitb.ac.in (M.Tech students have 500MB storage… Continue reading Making students’ homepage in EE department, IIT Bombay, India

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Installing Dropbox in Ubuntu

Courtesy: http://learningemperor.wordpress.com/2011/10/27/dropbox-needs-proprietary-daemon-solution/ Go to ‘Synaptic package manager’ and  type ‘python-gpgme’ in the search bar and install it. Check whether your Ubuntu is 32 bit or 64 bit Go to terminal and type ‘uname -a’ Result for 32 bit: Linux discworld 2.6.38-8-generic #42-Ubuntu SMP Mon Apr 11 03:31:50 UTC 2011 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux Result for 64 bit: Linux… Continue reading Installing Dropbox in Ubuntu

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Installation of MAGIC VLSI layout editor in Ubuntu10.04

INSTALLATION OF MAGIC LAYOUT EDITOR For Ubuntu10.04  Courtesy : Rejin K R, dept. of EE, IIT Bombay (rejinkr@iitb.ac.in) Add Proxy for IITB • Go to System -> Administrator -> Synaptic Package Manager • Click on Settings -> Preference -> Network • Select Manual Proxy Configuration For http : “netmon.iitb.ac.in” : “80” No proxy for ftp Add… Continue reading Installation of MAGIC VLSI layout editor in Ubuntu10.04

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Installing MAGIC VLSI Layout tool in Ubuntu and Windows (by means of virtual box)

Steps followed in installing MAGIC VLSI layout design tool in Ubuntu 10.04 (32  bit) (Worked for Ubuntu 10.04 inside Virtual box in Winows 7 also) Courtesy: Mr. Manu Velayudhan, Dept. of EE, IIT Bombay   First download magic-7.5.225.tgz from http://opencircuitdesign.com/magic/ Then type the following commands in terminal. 203  cd Downloads/ 208  tar xzf magic-7.5.225.tgz 211  cd… Continue reading Installing MAGIC VLSI Layout tool in Ubuntu and Windows (by means of virtual box)

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Steps to install Latex (Miktex+Winedt platform)in windows 7

courtesy: Jinu jayachandran (IIT Bombay) Note: To use latex in windows, you can use the softwares Mikitex and Winedt   1.install the mikitex 2.9 2.Install Winedit 7 3. Start->mikitex 2.9->maintenance->settings->general->change the preference for ‘install missing packages on-the-fly’ to ‘yes’ 4. Start->mikitex 2.9->maintenance(admin)->package manager->repository->change package repository->click ‘packages shall be installed from internet’-> give proxy settings and tick… Continue reading Steps to install Latex (Miktex+Winedt platform)in windows 7

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Installing Ubuntu using USB drive

Sources:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27V2jFubDag (Creating live usb) http://www.linuxbsdos.com/2011/05/04/manual-disk-partitioning-guide-for-ubuntu-11-04/ (Manual disk partitioning guide) Creating live usb Download Ubuntu from here Format the usb drive to NTFS (Use Disk utility) Unmount the usb device (Don’t remove it from pc) Use the following command in Linux terminal to copy the .iso file into the usb device dd if=/location/of/.iso/file of=/location/of/usb/device bs=1024… Continue reading Installing Ubuntu using USB drive

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Copying files from my remote linux machine

 Copying file Source:  File vs.txt in the location /home/vineeshvs_logged_in/Desktop from the pc I have logged in.Destination: /home/vineeshvs_remote_pc/Desktop in a remote pc in the same network with ip 10.107.104.1scp /home/vineeshvs_logged_in/Desktop vineeshvs@10.107.104.1:/home/vineeshvs_remote_pc/Desktop Copying folder Source:  Folder vs in the location /home/vineeshvs_logged_in/Desktop/vs from the pc I have logged in.Destination: /home/vineeshvs_remote_pc/Desktop in a remote pc in the same network… Continue reading Copying files from my remote linux machine

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Installing Python in Windows

Courtesy: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4750806/how-to-install-pip-on-windowshttp://www.calazan.com/how-to-set-the-proxy-settings-in-windows-via-command-line/http://docs.python-guide.org/en/latest/starting/install/win.html http://zetcode.com/tutorials/pyqt4/firstprograms/http://www.ee.iitb.ac.in/student/~amaldev/contact.html  Verified with: OS: Windows 7 (32 bit)Python version: 2.7.5 (32 bit) 1. start -> cmd2. Go to command prompt3. Set the http proxy environment (if your network use proxy)    set HTTP_PROXY=http://user:password@proxy.domain.com:port4. Go to http://www.python.org/getit/ and select the version of python and download (I used ‘Python 2.7.5 Windows Installer‘)5. Click on the (.msi)… Continue reading Installing Python in Windows

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Creating webpage in EE department website, IIT Bombay (Only for IIT Bombay students)

Sources: http://www.ee.iitb.ac.in/wiki/labs/pclab/faq#website http://www.ee.iitb.ac.in/eesa/homepage/  All the students of Electrical department, IIT Bombay have the facility to host their homepage on the EE server. The objective behind this is clearly to enable you to have your homepage with a worldwide access.For Windows usersVisit http://www.ee.iitb.ac.in/eesa/homepage/ For Linux users Go to terminal (Cntrl + Alt + T). Type ssh -X… Continue reading Creating webpage in EE department website, IIT Bombay (Only for IIT Bombay students)