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

Jul 18 Brian Auger is born in London, 1939
Jul 18 Constitution Day in Uruguay
Jul 18 Liberation Day in Nicaragua
Jul 18 Ty Cobb gets 4000th base hit, 1927
Jul 19 Five Massachusetts women executed for witchcraft, 1692
Jul 19 Martyrs Day in Burma



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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