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Using XScreenSaver Hacks with mate-screensaver

Here we explain how to use XScreenSaver EXCELLENT screensaver hack collection with the MATE screensaver applet.

  • Install xscreensaver and mate-screensaver
  • On my linux distribution this creates the following directories:
  • /usr/libexec/xscreensaver: contains the screensaver hacks executables
  • /usr/libexec/mate-screensaver : contains the mate-screensaver executables
  • /usr/share/applications/screensavers : containes the …

Ascii Art Tools

Here are some resources dealling with ASCII art...

  • AsciiToSVG - PHP code to convert ascii art into SVG.
  • AsciiFlow - Web App implement an ascii art editor.
  • Asciio A perl application allows you to draw ASCII diagrams in a modern (but simple) graphical interface.
  • ditaa - Java based ascii art to PNG converter …

Centos Install notes

Set-up local.repo

yum installs:

  • nfs-utils autofs
  • @x11
  • @xfce
  • wget
  • dejavu-sans-fonts dejavu-sans-mono-fonts dejavu-serif-fonts
  • xorg-x11-fonts-{Type1,misc,75dpi,100dpi}
  • bitmap-console-fonts bitmap-fixed-fonts bitmap-fonts-compat bitmap-lucida-typewriter-fonts
  • ucs-miscfixed-fonts urw-fonts
  • open-sans-fonts
  • webcore-fonts webcore-fonts-vista
  • liberation-mono-fonts liberation-sans-fonts liberation-serif-fonts
  • bitstream-vera-sans-fonts bitstream-vera-serif-fonts
  • gnu-free-{mono,sans,serif}-fonts
  • tk
  • firefox
  • mplayer ffmpeg alsa-utils
  • xsensors xfce4-sensors-plugin
  • keepassx
  • git

Building RPM packages with …

CyberWorld 2017.1

Development - travis cordova build - travis ionic build

  • owx
  • common
    • muninlite (can it support plugins?)
    • flock, pwgen, ifstat
  • ow1
    • diags&tools: usbutils, netstat-nat
    • sniffer: tcpdump[-mini] 317K/617K, libpcap 191K
  • owX

    • FW/NAT
    • DNSMASQ: DHCP + DNS
    • NTP server
    • Dynamic DNS updating (mushu porker)
    • NFS
    • IPv6 tunnel
    • Provisioning server: (PXE, TFTP, NFS …

CSR ideas

Work improvements

NFR

  • Javascript single page application
  • JS GUI
  • Retargettable back-end:
  • Local
  • Remote
  • Synchronization utility
  • Multi-user (authentication?)
  • Output Excel
  • Output changes

FR

  • requirements
  • roadmap objects
  • release time lines
  • indicators
  • descriptive text
  • Meta data
  • attributes (i.e owner, reviewers, etc)
  • versioning
  • Milestone data
  • Detail data
  • release details
  • line items

OpenShift notes

THIS IS FOR ARCHIVAL PURPOSES. THIS IS OUT-OF-DATE

backup OpenShift

openshift getenv(USER) from OpenShift php
ssh to {user}@{app-domain} gear snapshot  > file

Run gear app

OpenShift migration further notes

Encrypt a file using a supplied password :

$ openssl enc -aes-256-cbc -salt -in file.txt -out file.txt.enc -k …

Chrome Kerberos Authentication

To config chrome to use kerberos authentication you need to start the application the following parameter:

  • auth-server-whitelist - Allowed FQDN - Set the FQDN of the IdP Server. Example: chrome --auth-server-whitelist="*aai-logon.domain-a.com"

  • auth-negotiate-delegate-whitelist - For which FQDN credential delegation will be allowed.

References:

My Must Have Android Apps

This is a list of my favorite Android Apps:

Essentials

  • Barcode Scanner - Play Store F-Droid
  • Ghost Commander - F-Droid
  • F-Droid Alternative Application Manager. Usually Open source stuff with significantly less crap ware and ads.

Productivity