Websites Dictionaries *THE* german dictionary. Practically all non-commercial programs make use of wadoku’s database nowadays if they offer some japanese-german translation. The database can be downloaded and freely used unless you incorporate it into a commercial product. WWWJDIC is the dinosaur when it comes to online dictionaries. It’s quite extensive and offers a […]

I recently needed a JSON implementation to serve as a transport layer for RPC for a project I am working on at the moment and doesn’t work with the Mono-version that comes bundled with Unity and would be absolute overkill for my purposes. So I wrote my own small JSON “library”. Well, calling it […]

GEncfsM 1.8.9 is quite an amazing update when comparing to 1.8.8 and has some really nice additions and lots of bug-fixes. It is now possible to save the password in the keyring when creating stashes and it allows persistent mount directories. Also does it now show a notification when un-mounting fails (if notify-send is installed), […]

I use this script to compile Qt-Projects on Linux through wine. When executed without any arguments it spawns a shell that has the most important build-commands wrapped to call the ones installed in wine. windev

This small script generates a small Qt project and compiles / executes the target executable. qtrun

I use this script to install all the software I need after a fresh installation of Ubuntu

This is the script that I use to keep my Ubuntu-machines up-to-date. The main advantage is that it automatically removes old kernels, which is something that the default graphical update-utility does not. Also does it clean the cache and removes automatically installed unused packages.

Process files Process a file line-by-line Spawn a terminal CGI

This is a follow-up of the former articles “Writing japanese with Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin” and “Writing japanese with Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx”. When comparing to Ubuntu 12.04, the Japanese input is now a lot easier to install and better integrated into the interface. Additionally you now have the choice between two input methods. I […]

I just released GEncfsM 1.8.8. While this is mainly a small update containing the usual language-updates, it also adds the option to disable filename-encryption when creating new stashes. This is a feature that was requested for quite some time now, so I hope it will be useful. Simply click on the small button with the […]

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