Using iperf on Android

I have been working with the networks analysis of Android devices for some time now. As many of you know, IPerf is a great utility to characterize the network bandwidth and packet loss on devices. On Android too, there are quite a few tools that you could use to benchmark your network and your device.... Continue Reading →

ClustrMaps for your help

Many a times, we wonder if anyone at all visits our blog. (that's the case with me too !!). After a bit of searching I found this great tool. ClustrMaps allows us (and all those who visits us :-) ) to see the geographical location of our visitors. Here's how you do it : 1.... Continue Reading →

android create avd

I got this error when i ran the following command android creat avd -t 2 -n my_avd And this was the error Exception in thread "main" java.lang.AssertionError at at<init>( at at at Solution : Run the following command sudo update-alternatives --config java What it does is you will be given... Continue Reading →

Flash Support in OpenSolaris : Installating Flash Player

I had been facing this problem for almost a week, and I was more immersed in other works that I almost forgot it. So, today I decided to try it. The work - Getting the flash player support in my firefox, which is running on my OpenSolaris. The steps are clearly written in the official... Continue Reading →

Avant Window Navigator (AWN) Problems with Metacity??

I use Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty Jackalope) as one of my OS's. I recently installed AWN (by executing : $ "sudo apt-get install awn-manager"). But my dock didn't start after a successfull installation. After some googling and wiki-ing, I found out the solution. My window manager was metacity (and not compiz-fusion), so I needed to enable... Continue Reading →

Blogger to WordPress

I had started my blog in blogger (thank you blogger), and now, as everything needs to change and mature, I have changed on to new clothes (WordPress). Why ? Its not cheating, but a natural evolution to a better technology. WordPress is cool and has a lot more flexibility than blogger.  So the move was... Continue Reading →

WLL in Ubuntu 9.04 : Configuring CDMA connection

I should say it is extremely simple to connect to internet via WLL (I have a BSNL WLL highspeed connection)These steps would help you with it :1. After installing Ubuntu 9.04, connect your WLL equipment (switch it on) to the computer.2. It Automatically detects it. Right Click on the network icon (on the top right... Continue Reading →

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