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 24 Anniversary of the Third Republic in Ghana
Sep 24 F. Scott Fitzgerald born, 1896
Sep 24 Heritage Day in South Africa
Sep 24 Independence Day in Guinea-Bissau
Sep 24 National Day in Saudi Arabia
Sep 24 Our Lady of Mercedes in Dominican Republic
Sep 24 Republic Day in Trinidad and Tobago
Sep 25 Army Day in Mozambique
Sep 25 John Bonham (Led Zeppelin) dies of alcohol poisoning, 1980
Sep 25 Referendum Day in Rwanda
Sep 25 Sandra Day O'Connor becomes first woman on US Supreme Court, 1981

Genealogy

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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