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

Nov 15 Dynasty Day in Belgium
Nov 15 Niagara Falls power plant startup, 1896
Nov 15 Proclamation of the Republic in Brazil
Nov 15 Thatlouang Festival in Laos
Nov 16 Bilbo reaches the Lonely Mountain
Nov 16 Bill Ham first demonstrates his psychedelic "Light Show", 1965
Nov 16 Oklahoma Heritage Week in Oklahoma
Nov 16 Opening of the Suez Canal, 1869

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