Error with ttf-mscorefonts-installer

In my fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, after installing ubuntu-restricted-extras, I faced an error as shown below.


The ttf-mscorefonts-installer package allows for easy installation of the Microsoft True Type Core Fonts

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Ubuntu – Restore default repository

In some cases, we have to restore our Ubuntu repositories. This may be due to some crashes due to adding unauthorized third party repos.

Now it is very easy to generate new repositories with help of the website

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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS – Close lid to suspend

Generally while I was using older versions of Ubuntu (before 16.04) in my laptop, to suspend the system, I just close the lid. But after installing 16.04 LTS, the system is continuing as such without suspend when the lid is closed.Altering the power settings also didn’t give me a solution.

This is a difficult situation for me as I generally do not shutdown my laptop for short periods, rather just suspend it via closing the lid.

After doing a bit research via Google, I got the solution as follows…

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Connect internet in your linux PC to android mobile (Reverse tethering)

reverse tethering

What is reverse tethering?

We all know what tethering is in an android phone. Tethering is one of the feature which makes possible to connect and access Internet in PC or laptop from mobile. Android gives this feature as an inbuilt over USB, WiFi and Over Bluetooth. Reverse tethering is just the opposite to this. Here we have a PC connected to Internet via LAN or unknown WiFi. With the reverse tethering, we can connect this PC to our android phone and access Internet there.

Here I am discussing how to reverse tether from a Linux PC (Ubuntu in my case) to an android phone.

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