Using GitHub for free Javascript and CSS hosting

Posted on October 17, 2017. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , |

rawgit.com When you request certain types of files (like JavaScript, CSS, or HTML) from raw.githubusercontent.com or gist.githubusercontent.com, GitHub serves them with a Content-Type header set to text/plain. As a result, most modern browsers won’t actually interpret these files as JavaScript, CSS, or HTML and will instead just display them as text. RawGit acts as a […]

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Downloads for all Firefox releases

Posted on September 4, 2017. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , |

here

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Time synchronization between Ubuntu and VirtualBox

Posted on August 8, 2017. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , |

rem VirtualBox: How to sync host and guest time? rem https://superuser.com/questions/463106/virtualbox-how-to-sync-host-and-guest-time rem all times in ms REM ALL THE %VM% STUFF IS UNTESTED REM ALL THE %VM% STUFF IS UNTESTED REM ALL THE %VM% STUFF IS UNTESTED set VM=”Ubuntu 16.04.2″ REM ALL THE %VM% STUFF IS UNTESTED REM ALL THE %VM% STUFF IS UNTESTED REM […]

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Interesting Perl modules

Posted on April 30, 2016. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , |

Somewhere to keep track of modules I might want to use in the future: Const::Fast Facility for creating read-only scalars, arrays, and hashes Leon Timmermans (LEONT) Dist::Zilla::PluginBundle::Starter A minimal Dist::Zilla plugin bundle Dan Book (DBOOK) Import::Into Import packages into other packages Graham Knop (HAARG) Syntax::Construct Identify which non-feature constructs are used in the code E […]

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Installing Swift on Ubuntu

Posted on April 12, 2016. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , |

Downloads for recent Ubuntus (14.04 LTS and 15.10 at the time of writing) are available from the Swift homepage as compressed tar archives. Installation goes as follows (untested): # download, then… tar xfz swift-2.2-RELEASE-ubuntu14.04.tar.gz ~ ln -s ~/swift-2.2-RELEASE-ubuntu14.04/usr/ ~ export PATH=~/usr/bin:”$PATH” # better in .bashrc

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Bash scripting links

Posted on May 15, 2015. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , |

Better Bash Scripting in 15 Minutes Greg’s Wiki specifically BashGuide and BashFAQ

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*nix VirtualBox installation

Posted on February 2, 2015. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

NOTE The debian stuff is wrong. Select “debian graphical environment”, “Xfce” and “standard utilities” in dselect. Installing the OS Copy & paste has to be enabled in VirtualBox Manager (General > Advanced > Shared Clipboard = Bidirectional) Install (Ubuntu Server) as cleanly as possible. In particular, do not select any packages to install. Remove CD/DVD […]

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Eclipse Plugins

Posted on September 19, 2014. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , |

AnyEdit Tools adds several new tools to the context menu of text-based Eclipse editors, to output consoles, to Eclipse main menu and editor toolbar. Adds many whitespace handlers: delete trailing whitspace, convert tabs to spaces etc. Counterclockwise for Clojure support Infinitest is a Continuous Testing plugin for Eclipse and IntelliJ. Each time a change is […]

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Royalty free sounds and music

Posted on July 14, 2013. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , |

Music AudioMicro – Large collection of Royalty free music & sound effects Free Music Archive FreePD.com – Public Domain Music Downloads freesound.org is a collaborative database of Creative Commons Licensed sounds. Give Life Back to Music iCompositions is a community for aspiring musicians incompetech.com (Kevin MacLeod) Jamendo 55000+ royalty-free albums musopen Classical music SoundCloud TeknoAXE […]

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(Mostly) free stuff for drawing, animation and video production

Posted on June 25, 2013. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Antimony Antimony is a computer-aided design (CAD) tool from a parallel universe in which CAD software evolved from Lisp machines rather than drafting tables. There’s an impressive screencast that shows Antimony in action. Unfortunately, only available for Mac & Linux. Audacity With Audacity you can; record live audio; convert tapes and records into digital recordings; […]

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