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sunday, 27 march 2016

the miraculous thing – when the story no longer is, the most miraculous thing remains. No words can describe it because there is no longer any separation. Point of reference from which to make comparison. History or past to ... the story

saturday, 19 march 2016

herbstluftwm workflow – a lot of *nix users rice their desktops to personalize the look of their operating environments. A choice of wallpapers, GUI theme and careful window placements can look very artful. I am no less ... colophon

wednesday, 16 march 2016

distraction free vim – distraction free writing applications abound for Windows, Mac OSX and to a lesser extent Linux. Most, aside from a simplified interface and look, simply launch the writing application in fullscreen mode, thereby hiding any other ... colophon

tuesday, 15 march 2016

lvm disk partitions – filesystem netbook server boot drive 250GB 120GB /boot 200MB 400MB swap 4.1GB 8GB / 1GB 1GB /home 10GB 60GB ... colophon

ricing – or customizing one’s computer desktop is more than just changing a desktop wallpaper or GUI theme for *nix users, though, it often begins with such. Ricing commonly includes matching the terminal colours and desktop ... colophon

monday, 14 march 2016

2016-03-14 – it’s a slow and methodical process. Step by step, extending an already feature rich window manager, molding it to one’s will. Fixing corner cases that invariably pop up over extended usage. Then adding visual flair ... colophon

saturday, 5 march 2016

space vim – leader keys allow chording command sequences. The two most powerful text editors (IMO), emacs and Vim, utilize chording keymaps. Recently, I came across a reference to an active emacs configuration called Spacemacs which uses ... colophon