This was the third time I had to install Mendeley Desktop in my Fedora system. Initially, I switched from Windows PC to Fedora Server. That was my first try. Then Mendeley got updated from 0.9.7 to 0.9.8. My 2nd try. Last week I got a new system. I installed Fedora Core 14. Finally, my 3rd try. What is common in all of them? I faced the same issue repeatedly during installation. Each time I had to Google and resolve it. My past experiences weren’t smooth henceforth I decided to note down for my future use. On the other hand, it may help people like me.complete article

Posted by Suman Kundu

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He is a Software Engineer pursuing research work leading to PhD degree in Indian Statistical Institute. Apart from research his hobby includes writting (articles and blogs), photography, gardening and reading.

on April 29, 2011