Manually starting ssh-agent to use it in a (remote) terminal session

Posted on Thu 22 June 2017 in misc • Tagged with linux, ssh

ssh-agent can be used to unlock an ssh private key and therefore prevent having to …


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Python networkx (graph library) example

Posted on Tue 06 June 2017 in misc • Tagged with python, algorithms, graph

This is just for me to look it up again later:

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Music for working / learning (updated)

Posted on Sat 27 May 2017 in misc • Tagged with music

Some nice music on youtube and soundcloud:


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IntelliJ Idea application menu entry for xubuntu

Posted on Thu 25 May 2017 in tech • Tagged with xubuntu, linux

Assuming intellij has been installed to /opt/ here's how to create an application menu entry …


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Extend a VirtualBox guest harddisk

Posted on Tue 18 April 2017 in tech • Tagged with windows, linux

I use VirtualBox for the rare cases when I need a Windows OS. The latest …


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DD-WRT (kong) on Netgear R7000 and Fiber7 IPv6 configuration

Posted on Sat 21 January 2017 in tech • Tagged with dd-wrt, fiber7

I'm a fan of Netgear's R7000 hardware. Not so much of the software. Since I …


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Cups printers do not show up in Firefox (Arch)

Posted on Mon 02 January 2017 in tech • Tagged with arch, linux

If your CUPS printers do not show up in the Firefox printing dialog (but they …


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USB Keyboard not working at boot (between GRUB and disk decryption)

Posted on Sun 18 December 2016 in tech • Tagged with arch, linux

On my thinkpad I have an encrypted Arch installation setup similarly to my chromebook setup …


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Gitlab CE setup

Posted on Wed 02 November 2016 in tech • Tagged with nginx, gitlab, docker

The latest addition to my server at home is a Gitlab Community Edition instance. I …


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Ugly fonts in IntelliJ IDEA on Arch Linux

Posted on Tue 11 October 2016 in tech • Tagged with intellij, arch

UPDATE

intellij-jdk is now marked orphaned in AUR. I therefore stopped using this package and …


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