Posts from ‘June, 2013’

Openshot video editor Mint 15

With the default installs of Mint 15 and Openshot, I had trouble exporting to mp4 and avi formats. I’d run in to this problem before, so I’m posting the fix here. The Openshop error message might say you need packages libx264 and libmp3lame, even though they’re already installed. Try installing one of the following or […]

Gwibber on Mint 15

I found after installing Gwibber that I wasn’t able to add any new accounts. The following packages need to be installed: $ sudo apt-get install gnome-control-center-signon $ sudo apt-get install account-plugin-twitter Credit to https://coderwall.com/p/fimliw

Deleting cookies on exit in Firefox and Chrome

The following post describes all of this in detail: http://dalevisser.wordpress.com/2012/07/18/how-to-fix-firefox-and-chrome-default-of-retaining-session-cookies-insecurely/ I’m only interested in fixing Firefox, so I’ll quote that part of the posting: the way to get the correct secure behavior back in Firefox is to browse to about:config, enter ‘sessionstore’ in the search box, and change browser.sessionstore.privacy_level from 0 to 2.