Posts from 2010-11
ghostscript -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -r300 -sDEVICE=pnggray -sOutputFile="test.png" "TestFile.PDF"
How to make vim more comfortable (the version shipped with Mac OS X 10.6):
cd /usr/share/vim sudo vim vimrc
set ai " auto indenting set history=100 ...
Problem during run of
Skipping X configuration because X drivers are not included.
This fixed it:
sudo apt-get remove xserver-xorg-video-vmware sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-vmware
Sometimes your fonts can get messed up when you use Ubuntu for more than one release cycle. So to reset the proper fonts used with todays distributions of Ubuntu without creating a new user account go to Preferences → Appearance Preferences.
For all Fonts choose size 10. Chose
Sans for all but...
OS X has a good feature built in: the dns resolver. It allows you to specify different DNS servers for different domains. After creating the
/etc/resolver directory, you can create a
/etc/resolver/erdelynet.com file with
nameserver 192.168.25.10 in it to redirect DNS requests for this domain to that specific nameserver.
- Official Homepage (German): http://www.jverein.de
- JVerein is based on Hibiscus
Install the Requirements: Jameica and Hibiscus
sudo aptitude install sun-javadb-client wget http://www.willuhn.de/products/jameica/releases/1.10/jameica/jameica-linux.zip # or if you are on a 64bit OS: wget http://www.willuhn.de/products/jameica/releases/1.10/jameica/jameica-linux64.zip wget http://www.willuhn.de/products/hibiscus/releases/1.12/hibiscus.zip sudo unzip...
Correcting EXIF Date of Images
This is my tool of choice! It does a great job!!!
If your timestamps are wrong by 5 years, 10 months, 2 days, 10 hours and 48 minutes, put all of the images in the same directory ("DIR") and run exiftool:
This commands gets you the latest skin for Mediawiki:
svn checkout http://svn.wikimedia.org/svnroot/mediawiki/trunk/phase3/skins
But be reminded that you will only be able to use the plugin with Mediawiki 1.16 and above so just upgrading to the latest Mediawiki release is usually enough to get the skin. I could not...
Pair the device with Mac OS X and open BT747 then connect to the manually entered: /dev/tty.iBT-GPS-SPPSlave
mysql -u dbusername -p
now you are on the MySQL prompt. So to change all
option_value in the table
en_US where the
USE dbname; SHOW TABLES; SELECT * from firestats_firestats_options; UPDATE firestats_firestats_options SET option_value="en_US" where option_key="current_language";
Pandoc is a tool to convert documents from one format to another and it supports quite some formats! You can test it and convert small docs online: http://johnmacfarlane.net/pandoc/try
Supported input formats include
- latex, and rst.
Note that the rst reader only parses a subset of reStructuredText syntax. (The latex and html input readers...