My experiences with Ubuntu GNOME

Looking for a GNOME 3 distribution that sticks to GNOME upstream is very difficult in a way. I like Debian, Ubuntu and the debian-based distributions out there. If you are a user that have come from Fedora to Ubuntu GNOME there’s a high chance you will see that there are differences between GNOME upstream and… Continue reading My experiences with Ubuntu GNOME

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Weekly Update: Site changes, a look at Fedora 21, and becoming a freelancer

There will be a few changes soon. I’m pretty sure Google algorithm is going to obliterate me thinking I’m some sort of a spam site. Recently I acquired a new domain name which I’ll be pushing forward this month along with a new blog theme. Some of the site’s posts will be reviewed and expunged.… Continue reading Weekly Update: Site changes, a look at Fedora 21, and becoming a freelancer

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Ubuntu 14.10 privacy issues

There’s something that has been bothering me over the last three weeks. The default permissions offered by Ubuntu are incredibly permissive and anyone sharing a computer or laptop wanting to have some privacy is screwed by it. How is it that a relative of mine can just enter my /home folder, snatch whatever file and… Continue reading Ubuntu 14.10 privacy issues

Pelican2Ghost plug-in released

Pelican2Ghost is a plugin for Pelican site static generator that generates a JSON file so you can import it in Ghost blogging platform. How to use? git clone [email protected]:allenskd/pelican2ghost.git Open your pelicanconf.py and add PLUGIN_PATHS = [‘/my/base/path’] PLUGINS = [‘pelican2ghost’] For more information please check pelican2ghost Github I found a bug! Please do not comment… Continue reading Pelican2Ghost plug-in released

Restoring data

If you are currently reading one of my How-To articles or downloading the WINE binaries for a game. My apologies, I’m currently restoring the data as I migrated everything to Ghost blogging platform. It won’t take long; I’m just waiting for rsync to finish uploading all the data, then I’m off to tweak a few… Continue reading Restoring data

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