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

Sep 16 Allen Funt born in Brooklyn, NY, 1914
Sep 16 B.B. King is born in Itta Bena, Mississippi, 1925
Sep 16 Cherokee Strip Day in Oklahoma
Sep 16 Independence Days in Mexico and Papua New Guinea
Sep 16 Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak and Singapore unite to become Malaysia, 1963
Sep 16* Respect for the Aged Day in Japan
Sep 16 The village of Shawmut, Massachusetts, becomes the city of Boston, 1630
Sep 17 Battle of Antietam, 1862
Sep 17 National Heroes Day in Angola

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