New system setup notes: Ubuntu 11.10 on Toshiba Satellite A505-S6992

on a toshiba a505-s6992


To Do List After installing Ubuntu 11.10 aka Oneiric Ocelot

15 Things I Did After Installing New Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot


to get external monitor to work, had to install latest nvidia drivers:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install nvidia-current

from here:


To get passwordless ssh working, had to run ssh-add after ssh-keygen


netbeans, xdebug, etc...