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

May 25 African Freedom Day in Zimbabwe
May 25 African Liberation Day in Chad, Mauritania and Zambia
May 25 Anniversary of the Revolution of 1810 in Argentina
May 25 Independence Day in Jordan
May 25 International Towel Day, in honour of Douglas N. Adams
May 25 Memorial Day in New Mexico & Puerto Rico
May 25 Oral Roberts sees 900 foot tall Jesus Christ, Tulsa OK, 1980
May 25 Revolution in the Sudan in Libyan Arab Republic
May 25 Successful test of the limelight in Purfleet, England, 1830
May 26 Al Jolson born, 1886
May 26 Congress sets first immigration quotas, 1924

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