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2020/06/29 16:50 Arch Linux Installation nbjp If you have an existing /home + user, when you create a new user, take notes of the -m and -M flags for useradd. You don't want… ,
2018/07/28 00:57 CrashPlan Troubleshooting Not Backing-Up CrashPlan seems to like to tell me that backing-up is all done, even though it hasn't---and won't---done anything fo…
2020/04/05 07:56 Evolution Evolution is GNOME's Email/Calendar/Tasks software. I'm not a big fan (nor of GNOME's approach in general), but have been using it because Thunderbir…
2020/05/02 04:59 Firefox Config Updates To disable automatic updates you now have to do it though about:config :/ * Enter about:config into the address bar, * Search for… , ,
2020/05/30 05:04 Foobar 2000 Foobar 2000 is my favourite music player, even after switching to Linux. Which is a bit of a pain, because it's Windows-only. Running it in WINE me…
2020/01/06 01:17 Frozen Synapse Frozen Synapse is one of my favourite games, and one of the few I like playing against other people. If you'd like to play together my scre… ,
2019/01/09 23:35 GRUB GRand Unified Bootloader (GRUB) is a common boot tool used in Linux distros. It handles loading Linux and other operating systems. Installation Re-insta… , ,
2020/05/03 04:14 GTK Themeing Config file locations: * ~/.gtkrc-2.0 * ~/.config/gtk-3.0/settings.ini I hate the scrollbars in GTK3, they're really narrow, and hide when … ,
2019/02/12 23:06 HP Scanjet 4100C An old scanner I'd feel guilty throwing away :) The colours aren't great, it's a bit sensitive to pressure on the bed, but I'm used to it. … ,
2020/07/27 16:27 Hyundai ImageQuest-L70S I found this monitor in hard rubbish. The image quality is pretty rubbish, and it has a yellow tint. Native resolution is 1280×1024. A… ,
2018/05/27 07:21 Kentucky Route Zero Technical Save game location The Linux version puts its save games in a bit of a Windowsy spot: ~/Documents/KentuckyRouteZero You can fix…
2019/11/16 22:52 Linux Fixes Memory Not having a great time with the kernal's OOM Killer at the moment; it's not doing the job I expected it to, and I'm getting freezes when … ,
2018/07/28 00:57 Lubuntu I run Lubuntu on an old laptop I have, that I mostly use for watching films with Kodi. I'm not very used to Debian/Ubuntu flavours, so I'm making lots… ,
2018/07/28 00:57 OwnCloud OwnCloud is an open-source alternative to 'cloud' storage things like DropBox, as well as web-app things like calendars and addressbooks, and even Goo… ,
2020/06/29 17:10 Pacman Pacman is the package management tool that comes with Arch Linux. It is very important to change the progress bar to look like Pacman eating dots. You … ,
2018/07/28 00:57 PmWiki Troubleshooting preg_replace with /e modifier deprecated Ran into some trouble and found a bunch of preg_replace with /e modifier deprecated in my err… ,
2020/08/03 13:13 QNAP TS-231P Hardware Part Name Notes CPU AnnapurnaLabs, Alpine AL-212, 2-core, 1.7GHz No Linux kernal support Backup For Windows (and Mac?) it's pr… , ,
2020/06/14 07:09 Rocket League Antecedents * 1977 - Car Polo - Four player, top-view, car soccer by Exidy * 1989 - Moto Roader - The 'omake' section contains a car footbal…
2020/06/03 04:22 Rofi Plug-ins * Mange/rofi-emoji - Easily look-up and copy emoji. * svenstaro/rofi-calc * davatorium/rofi/wiki/User-scripts Greenclip erebe/greenclip… ,
2020/02/23 22:58 RSS RSS Readers Aggregating * gbierman/RSSMerge * simplepie/simplepie/ * huginn/huginn Websites that don't support RSS I assume to encourage you to m…
2019/10/13 05:08 Syncthing Syncthing is a tool for syncing files and folders between computers without the need for a central server or host. I've been using it to replace what…
2020/02/23 02:27 Thinkpad X40 This was a top-of-the-line ultrabook in 2002, I got mine 'cause someone was throwing it away in 2019. It has 512 megs of RAM and runs Windows XP …
2020/07/05 23:47 Thunderbird Configuration Wrap Lines For some reason the setting to wraps lines of text is really hidden away-- Edit > Preferences > Advanced > General > Co… ,
2019/02/12 07:05 Windows 7 AKA: Windows 6.1 Tweaking I've done a few things to make my Windows 7 install seems a bit more contemporary. Lock Screen To change the BG image, …
2020/05/30 03:43 WINE Tweaks and Fixes Copy / Paste To be able to copy and paste things between Linux and Wine programs I had to add a key to the registry. The easiest way to…