Category Archives: Software

Fix NetBeans big fonts on Ubuntu

There is a rather annoying issue related with NetBeans displaying large fonts on Ubuntu for menus and panels. There are some suggestions on Ubuntu forums related with java fonts settings, but there are a couple of better solutions which may improve the way NetBeans looks on Ubuntu when it comes to font size.

WGET – usage tips


If you need only to download something from an url:


With user (abc) and password (abc123):

wget –user=abc –password=abc123

Download from an url list (list.txt):

wget -i list.txt