Xubuntu, fastboot, ADB and Redmi Note 7 adventures

Install adb and fastboot:

sudo su
apt-get update
apt-get install android-tools-adb android-tools-fastboot -y

Supposed your phone device bootloader is unblocked:

– Settings –> About Phone –> MIUI version and MIUI Version 7 Times
– Settings –> Additional Settings –> Developer Options and check “OEM unlocking” [should be already checked] and “USB debugging.”… Read the rest

Xubuntu issue in /etc/resolv.conf file

The problem when you seemingly configured all right and Google’s DNS resolvers are good:


But system still shows wrong information

Install resolvconf if needed

sudo apt-get install resolvconf -y

You need to disable systemd-resolved to get rid of from your /etc/resolv.confRead the rest

How to install roxterm on Xubuntu 18.04.1 LTS

roxterm no longer exist in debian pkg

Download and install roxterm using source below


git clone git://git.code.sf.net/p/roxterm/code roxterm

cd roxterm

Install python if needed:

sudo apt install python

You may skip below three steps and install and install dependencies firstly

sudo python ./mscript.py
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Xubuntu can’t set up custom network settings via /etc/network/interfaces file

To fix remove network-manager

 sudo apt-get remove network-manager wicd -y

and set up your settings into 'interfaces' file

sudo vi /etc/network/interfaces

auto lo
iface lo inet loopback
iface eth0 inet static
auto eth0

Don't forget about /etc/resolv.conf… Read the rest