Just as a jot, a tool to access SSH shares via SSHFS on Windows: win-sshfs. It gives you a drive letter, instead of fiddling with separate tools to access files.
By halfgaar, 2 years ago, on March 25, 2013, at 18:03 |
Some time ago, the Firefox developers decided it was a good idea to trim the http(s):// from the address in the address bar. Since then, I've been getting HTTPS site where I don't want it, because I can't see what I'm doing. Especially so because HTTPS has no concept of virtual host names, and putting https:// in front of any domain might put you on a completely different web site. So, when I accidentally typed https:// in front of an URL once, it will remember that, but not show me...
By halfgaar, 2 years ago, on March 24, 2013, at 12:03 |
Noting this down to not forget. The Logitech HD Webcam C270 is a cheap webcam that is simply a USB video device, so it works in all OS's without special drivers.
By halfgaar, 2 years ago, on March 20, 2013, at 13:03 |
There are a million 20x2 characters LCDs out there, but this is one that I like: http://www.okaphone.com/artikel.asp?id=475234 Farnell code: 9448780
By halfgaar, 2 years ago, on March 11, 2013, at 21:03 |
When I booted my system with the webcam plugged in, it was sound device 0, instead of 1. This is annoying, so I added this to /etc/modprobe.d/alsa.conf:
By halfgaar, 2 years ago, on March 04, 2013, at 10:03 |
I wanted to change the text of visited links on payformystay.com, using CSS. In the offer summary, I wanted to change the link text "Check it out!" with "Check it out again!" after the user had indeed checked out the offer.
By Rowan Rodrik, 2 years ago, on March 01, 2013, at 22:03 |
While investigating fragment identifiers and hashbangs for payformystay.com quite a while back, I came across this article by Dan Web, when I noticed that I really, really liked the design of danwebb.net:
By Rowan Rodrik, 2 years ago, on March 01, 2013, at 21:03 |
Like this, but then with bonding:
By halfgaar, 2 years ago, on March 01, 2013, at 18:03 |
It's that time again... First my grub broke. So I had to type my config manually: root (hd0,0) kernel /vmlinux26 root=/dev/mapper/lvmopraid-root initrd /kernel26.img boot
By halfgaar, 2 years ago, on February 15, 2013, at 21:02 |
According to Brian Kernighan, “Everyone knows that debugging is twice as hard as writing a program in the first place. So if you're as clever as you can be when you write it, how will you ever debug it?” With that in mind I'm re-exposing myself to the spaghetti that is the Aihato WordPress code base.
By Rowan Rodrik, 2 years ago, on February 09, 2013, at 22:02 |