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Linux, plaintext & minimalism

February 28, 2019

Nick completer in WeeChat 2.4 no longer add spaces by default

With the beginning of WeeChat 2.4 (released 2019-02-17) a space is no longer automatically added when you complete a nick at the beginning of command line. Continue reading →

Tags: WeeChat
February 26, 2019

I moved my numpad to my alpha keys and it's actually usable

I used to have half of my Let’s Split keyboard as my numpad, but I didn’t feel right wasting a semi-expensive custom keyboard on number inputs only. It also had too much keys and it took up way too much space on the desk anyway. Continue reading →

Tags: Keyboards | QMK
February 21, 2019

Gweled - A fun puzzle game with gems

If you’re a fan of Bejeweled and similar puzzle games you will most likely enjoy this game a lot. It’s called Gweled and you could probably figured out what it’s all about just by looking at the picture below. Continue reading →

Tags: Games
February 15, 2019

My Bash-script for printing online channels using Twitchy

I couldn’t find an actively maintained TUI or interactive CLI-client. And I didn’t want to manually check who’s online on Twitch. I then decided to make a Bash-script that prints who’s online every N minutes with some fancy colours to make it look good. This is the result: Continue reading →

Tags: Twitch | twitchy | Bash
February 14, 2019

Zathura - A lightweight Vi-like document reader

Zathura is a lightweight Vi-like document reader with a minimal user interface. It supports different file formats via plugins. Support is currently available for PDF (via poppler and MuPDF), PostScript, DjVu and EPUB. Continue reading →

February 11, 2019

A collection of handy ways of manipulating text in Bash

Here’s my collection with handy ways of manipulating text in Bash. I have tested all of these commands with GNU Bash 4.4.23 (or newer). If you have any feedback or suggestions feel free to send them to me via any of the listed ways in the footer or by creating a issue on GitLab. Continue reading →

Tags: Bash | Collections
February 10, 2019

How to disable the hotkey that toggles the menu bar in Firefox

I use Firefox as my secondary browser and something that has been bothering me for some time now, is the fact that the Alt-key toggles the menu bar. Continue reading →

Tags: Firefox
February 9, 2019

How to copy, move and delete files in your shell the safe way

There’s a saying that it’s sometimes hard to see the forest for the trees. The flag -i, --interactive for the commands cp and mv and -I, --interactive=<never, once or always> for rm is one of those occurrences. Continue reading →

Tags: Shell | Safety
February 9, 2019

How to copy and move files in your shell the safe way

This post has been updated with the missing rm command and I needed to update the link for the post as well. You can find the new post here: How to copy, move and delete files in your shell the safe way Continue reading →

Tags: Shell | Safety
February 6, 2019

How to stay updated about security vulnerabilities on Gentoo Linux

One of the most basic and probably one of the most important thing you can do to keep your system less insecure, is to simply keep it updated. But—for obvious reasons—installing every single update might not always be the most desirable for thing for some users running Gentoo Linux. Continue reading →