WordPress Permalinks is not work on localhost Ubuntu 12.10 | 13.04 | 13.10 | 14.04

WordPress permalink are not working, except for default option. you are facing this problem means please follow this blog.

Its very simple steps to work the custom permalinks or post name permalinks.

you are install WordPress is first time on Ubuntu. Please do this following steps to enable the permalink in localhost.

This commands you may be use for Ubuntu 12.10 | 13.04 | 13.10 | 14.04

sudo vi /etc/apache2/sites-available/000-default.conf

edit this file add this line after the DocumentRoot /var/www  line:

AllowOverride All

after adding this line you should run this command

sudo a2enmod rewrite

set up the file /var/www/.htaccess  and run as

sudo chmod 664/var/www/.htaccess
sudo chown www-data:www-data /var/www/.htaccess

your .htaccess file is like this

# BEGIN WordPress
<IfModule mod_rewrite.c>
RewriteEngine On
RewriteBase /wordpress/
RewriteRule ^index\.php$ -[L]
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME}!-f
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME}!-d
RewriteRule ./wordpress/index.php [L]
# END WordPress

after do this command you should restart your apache server

sudo service apache2 restart


I hope you this blog is helpful for you 🙂



Install Skype in Ubuntu 12.10 | 13.04 | 13.10| 14.04

Skype brings business people together, helping your business, overcome the barrier cost, distance and technology. It has no time to reach your colleagues. It  is one of an easiest tool to make a Free Video Call. It is also support IM, Chat and Screen sharing on Ubuntu & Windows both platforms. Now Skype 4.2 is latest version is available for Ubuntu users in Canonical Partner Repository. You can install this latest version in Ubuntu 12.10 | 13.04 | 13.010 | 14.04, by adding this PPA to your system repository. to add this Canonical Partner Repository to your Ubuntu system repository.

Copy and Paste the following commands.

Open your Terminal [ctrl+alt+t] an use the following commands to add this PPA.


Skype for Ubuntu 14.04

sudo sh -c "echo 'deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/ trusty partner' >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/canonical_partner.list"

Skype for Ubuntu 13.10

sudo sh -c "echo 'deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/ saucy partner' >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/canonical_partner.list"

Skype for Ubuntu 13.04

sudo sh -c "echo 'deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/ raring partner' >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/canonical_partner.list"

Skype for Ubuntu 12.10

sudo sh -c "echo 'deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/ quantal partner' >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/canonical_partner.list"

After add this above command, you should update your system repository to using this bellow command in the termianl

sudo apt-get update

Once update is finish, You should following this command to install Skype4.2 in ubuntu 12.10 | 13.04 | 13.10 | 14.04\

sudo apt-get install skype


type “Y’ when terminal ask. That’s it.

Now Skype 4.2 is installed in your Ubuntu system.

Now you open the search window [alt+f2] or click the Dash in your home utility and type “skype” you will get the Skype application

First time opening the Skype it ask for “skype terms of use” you need to click in “I Agree”.



If you have account ins Skype you can directly login or else you should create an account in Skype.

I hope this blog is more helpful for you  🙂