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 JSON.net 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 […]


Thanks to the generous donors I am able to proudly annouce a new feature that is nice to have when you use lots of stashes: stash groups. What are stash groups? Because a picture is still worth a thousand words, please take a look at this screenshot: As you can see, stash groups allow you […]


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