Category Archives: Fedora 16

Error: “Error getting a Request Token: Bad Request”

Q: Why do I receive this error “Error getting a Request Token: Bad Request” when I try to add Online Account to my Linux?

 

A: This Error pops up when your computer time is not acceptable by Google server. This issue can be solved by setting your computers time and region.

In below you can see the link of RedHat Bugzilla post about such a problem.:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=752611

Install Google Chrome on Fedora 16

One of the worst things about linux distros is that they are still using FireFox as the default browser! Seems the developers are thousand years old or something! The latest browser ranking due to some information gathered in 2011, shows that Google Chrome browser is way more perfect that it’s closest competitor. So I’m going to tutor how we can install this precious browser on linux.

The following tutorial will work on other Fedora versions and it might work on all Redhat family (CentOS and Redhat). Continue reading Install Google Chrome on Fedora 16

Shutdown Fedora 16 With GNOME 3

This seems a bad bad problem, when your first install the “Fedora 16 GNOME 3″ to use it’s fabulous features and when you had fun for a few or more hours and it’s time to shut it down to rest, you will notice that there is no ” Shutdown ” or ” Power Off ” button exists anywhere even if you press the physical power button it will just suspend your computer !!

Well, you have few ways to make that ” Power Off ” apear:

  1. Simple way ( Holding Alt Key )
  2. Intermediate Way ( Install and application )
  3. Advanced Way ( Edit Gnome config )