About

A site for projects I work on, Cliffe related genealogy and anything else I need to put here. Music and media are locted on the audiofumes.ca page.

Interesting Dates

Feb 22 George Washington born, 1732
Feb 22 Passing of King Ellesar
Feb 22 Pierre Jules Cesar Janssen born, 1838, found hydrogen in the sun
Feb 23 George Friedrich Handel is born in Halle on the Saale, Germany, 1685
Feb 23 Johnny Winter is born in Leland, Mississippi, 1944
Feb 23 Lt. Calley confesses, implicates Cpt. Medina, 1971
Feb 23 Republic Day in Guyana
Feb 23 W.E.B. DuBois born, 1868

Genealogy

Family Tree

Tech

Technical notes and projects

Mouse cursor disappears using SynergyMake sure you are using X11 and not Wayland
echo $XDG_SESSION_TYPE
Disable Wayland in gdm by editting /etc/gdm3/custom.conf
[daemon]
WaylandEnable=false
Correct Ubuntu 16.04 Intel driver lagCreate /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/20-intel.conf and enter
Section "Device"
Identifier "Intel Graphics"
Driver "intel"
Option "AccelMethod" "uxa"
Option "TearFree" "true"
Option "DRI" "3"
Option "VSync" "false"
EndSection
Silence crontab jobs>/dev/null 2>&1
Command running but want to logout without killing the command? stop/suspend the job with control-Z. Find out the pid of the stopped job then use bg to send it to the background then use disown -h pid.
Remove ^M with vi:%s/[ctrlkey+v and ctrl-key+M]//g

Terminology Demo
Synergy on iPad
Informacast-Edit Audio
Informacast-Create Broadcast Informacast-Bell Schedule E17 Window Manager demo -old