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

Mar 29 Carl Orff dies in Munich, Germany, 1982
Mar 29 Death of President Barthelemy Boganda in Central African Republic
Mar 29 Dr. Hook gets a group picture on the cover of "Rolling Stone", 1973
Mar 29 Flowering of the Mallorn
Mar 29 Memorial Day in Madagascar
Mar 29 Swedish settled Christiana (Wilmington) DE, 1638
Mar 30 Alaska purchased from Russia for $7.2 million, 1867
Mar 30 Eric Clapton is born in Surrey, England, 1945
Mar 30 Five rings around Uranus discovered, 1977
Mar 30 Francisco Jose de Goya born, 1746
Mar 30 Pencil with eraser patented, 1858
Mar 30 Sean O'Casey born, 1880
Mar 30* Seward's Day in Alaska (last Monday)
Mar 30 Vincent Van Gogh born, 1853


Family Tree


Technical notes and projects

Mouse cursor disappears using SynergyMake sure you are using X11 and not Wayland
Disable Wayland in gdm by editting /etc/gdm3/custom.conf
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"
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