Arachnophobia: Getting the macro keys on the Razer BlackWidow to work on linux
I bought the Razer BlackWidow for the hardware, not for Razer’s Synapse software or all the joys that it offers (Google suggest for searchers entering Razer Synapse? “Razer…
Everything in it’s Right Place 2: Setting static workspaces
This is the second post in a series on achieving an orderly desktop environment in GNOME 3, using no add-ons, only old school hacks. See also the first…
Everything In It’s Right Place 1: My idea of a proper desktop
I’m working on polishing a collection of minor desktop hacks that will transform my Gnome Shell experience into something more palatable than vanilla. In preparation for an article…
Gratification: Instant vs. delayed
I have spent most of the day, trying to get a very rudimentary mail server setup working, using a number of wikis, guides and tutorials. Some work better…
Gnome Shell: Three years on
The big battle of GNOME Shell has beeen pretty much fought out by now. I think the general consensus is that GNOME Shell lost but that there’s no…
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