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 23 Blues great Elmore James dies, 1963
May 23 Commonwealth Day in Jamaica and Belize
May 23 Federal Republic of Germany founded, 1949
May 23 Israeli raid into Argentina to capture Adolf Eichmann, 1960
May 23 National Labor Day in Jamaica
May 23 Two Yetis sighted, Mt. Everest, 1953
May 24 Battle of Pinchincha in Ecuador
May 24 Bermuda Day in Bermuda
May 24 Bob Dylan (Robert Zimmerman) is born in Duluth, 1941
May 24 Day of Slav Letters in Bulgaria
May 24 Mother's Day, in celebration of the Triple Goddes



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