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Archiving Files in the Shell

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Almost every single time I am on a terminal and have to concatenate files to one single archive I simply forgot how to do so. So for the next time - here a short reminder. Tar tar cfv [ARCHIVENAME].tar The flags stand for Create, File, Verbose. To extract yo…

Xbox 360 - No Audio via HDMI

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Without any obvious reason I had no audio on my Xbox 360. The devices is connected via HDMI to the TV, so if there's no audio I also expected no video. But there was a video signal! After a few attempts trial & error, exchanging the wire and checking my T…

Missing Hardware Acceleration in Ubuntu 14.04 with Virtualbox

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I recently experienced a pretty bad performance in Ubuntu 14.04 within my VirtualBox (v.4.3.8). No matter what I did - I couldn't manage it to activate hardware acceleration for the system. Even if I activated 3D-Acceleration in VirtualBox machine settings eve…

What does it mean to be a father?

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Today, at Father`s Day, I found a video trying to answer the question: "What does it mean to be a father?". I Just wanted to share this inspiring and at the same time touching piece of art. I am very sorry - it is german only.…

Token/Miracle Druid

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During the last days and weeks I fell more and more in love with my Token/Miracle druid deck. It turns out that it's pretty versatile which makes it fun to play hence it has an answer for almost everything. I do not seem to be the first one playing this kind o…

Merging PDFs with PDFtk

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From time to time I need to concatenate multiple PDF files to one single file. This is much more handy e.g. for printing or distribution via email. Unfortunately I need this seldom enough to simply forget the commands. Therefore a little note for me and everyo…

Boost Your Productivity

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Maybe you heard about it: "moderate noise distraction may aid in abstract thinking". I also experienced, that I am more conentrated when I work in a noisy environment or can hear some music. Therefore more and more people came up with the idea to simulate such…

Running Ghost Forever

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In a previous Post I wrote about how to get Ghost up and running. Now I found a much more convenient method to make the application persist: Forever. Forever can be used to start Ghost in the background: if Ghost crashes for any reason or the server reboots (t…

Enable Comments On Ghost With Disqus

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The following article gives a step by step explanation to enable Disqus comments in your Ghost blog. 1. Create your Disqus account At first you have to create a Disqus account and register your website. You also have to choose a site short name, which Disqus …

How to setup Ghost on Uberspace.de

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Making Ghost run on your Uberspace isn't a pain. In the following I will show you the steps it took to get my own Ghost Blog up and running. Unfortunately I am wether a Node.js guru, nor a great systems administrator, so please correct me if I'm wrong in any w…

Welcome to Ghost

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You're in! Nice. We've put together a little post to introduce you to the Ghost editor and get you started. Go ahead and edit this post to get going and learn how it all works! Getting Started Writing in markdown is really easy. In the left hand panel of Ghost…