Archive for September, 2010

Emacs Color Themes, CTags, CEDET, ECB and other Customizations

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

I’ve now found a color theme I like by way of the color theme browser. ... Read More

Emacs key bindings, Paredit and saving macros

Friday, September 24th, 2010

The other day I discovered the peepcode screencast Meet Emacs and although video is not really the ideal way for me to learn, and especially not something like Emacs, it managed to finally sell me and make me get my ass off the couch.... Read More

Linux network troubleshooting with the weirdest case scenario

Saturday, September 18th, 2010

So my server crashed for the third time in a short time period the other day. Hopefully it won’t happen again.... Read More

Process Watcher

Saturday, September 18th, 2010

My VizReader server has crashed 3 times in roughly as many weeks now and I have no idea why, nothing unusual shows up in the logs.... Read More

Backing up with Unison and cleaning up with FSlint in Ubuntu

Thursday, September 16th, 2010

Backing up... Read More

Cairo Dock – Buuf style!

Friday, September 10th, 2010

I’ve just finished customizing Cairo Dock in Karmic Koala, I installed through the weekly repository which worked like a charm. At first I tried installing the default Ubuntu version through Synaptic but that older version proved to bee too unstable, the one I have now is 2.2 and runs like a charm.... Read More

Showing and hiding table columns with jQuery

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

So I just finished an interface showing a search result which is paginated and sortable by column but the pagination and sorting is another story. Here we focus on the fact that each column’s visibility could also be toggled on and off.... Read More

Weird USB problems with Sony VAIO – Solved!

Saturday, September 4th, 2010

I just experienced the weirdest problems ever with my Sony VAIO and the USB ports.... Read More

Keeping it DRY with and jQuery toggle

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

Update: There is now a simpler example of the principles detailed here in the form of JQuery trigger and JS Function Call revisited. ... Read More