Posts Tagged ‘windows’

Using newer version of npm on Windows

Want to be able to use the newest version of npm instead of the version packaged with node.js on Windows? First make sure you have node installed. As of this post v5.1.0 has been released and it comes with npm v3.3.12, but npm is up to v3.4.1 on pre-release. To get the bleeding edge features install […]


Resizing a LVM install of Ubuntu 13.10 for Windows 7 Dual-Boot

I have Ubuntu 13.10 installed on my computer.  I had done a fresh install and used the LVM filesystem.  I now want to install Windows 7 on the same drive.  Apparently this isn’t so simple as one might think. Here are 2 good resources on LVM http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/40702/how-to-manage-and-use-lvm-logical-volume-management-in-ubuntu/ http://www.tutonics.com/2012/11/ubuntu-lvm-guide-part-1.html Steps: Get Ubuntu Live CD / USB […]