Three years for Slackalaxy…

It has been three years :)

Recently I made a major revision of all posts, using code tags and cleaning up the formatting. Most of the downloads now point to Dropbox, too. I changed the theme several times and I apologize for this, I know it’s annoying.

Also, the post count passed 100, this being the 100th!

EDIT (03.06.15): I am still looking for a theme that shows posts as excerpts on the front page and has a clear code highlighting.


Removing WINE file associations

I keep WINE installed for the sole purpose of playing StarCraft – BroodWar if I happen to be in a nostalgic mood. Annoyingly, WINE tends to “steal” a lot of the file associations from other programs. Read the rest of this entry »


Converting html

I need to convert a simple webpage to PDF and picture format. Usually, I would just take a screenshot, however it is too big. I searched and I found a nice little tool, called wkhtmltopdf. Read the rest of this entry »


Clearing syslog

Due to some reason, my /var/log/syslog had grown over 500MB. Since I have /var mounted to a separate partition I noticed it easily. I had never had such an issue, so I googled around and found this very old post. Read the rest of this entry »


Multirow bookmarks toolbar for Firefox

Over the years, the amount of bookmarks that I like to keep in my toolbar has grown and they no longer fit n a single row. I searched a bit and found this very useful Firefox add-on, called Roomy Bookmarks Toolbar. Read the rest of this entry »