In the process of upgrading all the KRUU workstations to 14.04.1, wanted to list some notes, configs, packages:

Install sources:

  • Front computers: http://releases.ubuntu.com/14.04.1/ubuntu-14.04.1-desktop-amd64.iso
  • Studio computers: http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntustudio/releases/trusty/release/ubuntustudio-14.04.1-dvd-amd64.iso

Config notes:

Selected partner respositories in software sources

  • sudo software-properties-gtk

Packages to add (front computers):

  • sudo apt-get install skype audacity cifs-utils

Configuration to system:

File browser, edit -> preferences

  • Display: Navigate folders in tree (check)
  • Preview: selecte "Never" for both count and thumbnails

Copy FSTAB entries for vault and archive:

Today, I gave an overview presentation of the technology that runs KRUU to the great radio production class over at MUM. Handout/slide is attached and shows a listing of most of the software that we use to run KRUU.

Click here for a copy of the presentation: http://www.kruufm.com/files/2014_KRUU_Tech.pdf