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

Jan 17 Benjamin Franklin born in Boston, 1706
Jan 17 Justice Dept. begins IBM anti-trust suit, 1969 (drops it, January 8, 1982)
Jan 17 Led Zeppelin's first album is released, 1969
Jan 17 Passing of Gandalf
Jan 18 Grey whale migration, California
Jan 18 Revolution Day in Tunisia
Jan 18 Unix clock runs out, 2038

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