Installation and Configuration of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

First install a fresh copy of ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Note : It also works on other version of ubuntu 16.x) on your system then run the following commands on terminal.
  • Update the repository
                 sudo apt-get update
  • Install the new packages 
                 sudo apt-get upgrade
  •  Install the Development tools with build-essentials packages
                 sudo apt-get install build-essential
  •  Install Restricted-Extras packages(audio-video codecs, flash players etc.)
                 sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras
  • Install vim editor
                 sudo apt-get install vim
  • Install gparted 
                 sudo apt-get install gparted
  •  Install clementine music player (my favorite one)
                 sudo apt-get install clementine
  • Also install vlc player
                sudo apt-get install vlc
  •  Install Zim Desktop Wiki
                sudo apt-get install zim
  • Installing Wine
         If you have 64bit machine installed, then first run below command

                sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386

         after that type following command

                sudo add-apt-repository ppa:wine/wine-builds

                sudo apt-get update

                sudo apt-get install --install-recommends winehq-devel

when the installation process is done, then type 'winecfg' command in terminal and hit enter, it will automatically configure wine. During configuration process it will ask you to install 'MONO package', then click on install button.

  • Installing  VirtualBox
                sudo apt-get install virtualbox

                sudo apt-get install virtualbox-ext-pack

Thats it.