Tag linux

Making windows feel more like Linux

I haven't posted for a while, and this is not going to be a very useful post, you have been warned... At work we use Windows. I vowed when ...

Command line inconsistency

RTFM! Today I brought down our head node at work, because of a misunderstanding of command line arguments for a linux program. In fairness, ...

Tiling png images in linux

For printing multiple images, it's usually handy to tile images so that more than one page fits on a piece of paper at once. This can be ...

Mac keyboard keys with Synergy

Synergy is a great program to control multiple computers from a single keyboard or mouse even without them being plugged in. The only ...

Tunneling to a remote machine via ssh

Update: For the most part, I want to tunnel from the server to the local machine. This only works with the localhostname set to localhost, ...

Synergy

I have recently been playing with the Synergy software, which allows a single mouse and keyboard to control multiple computers whatever ...

Changing the rpath on a linux binary

PatchELF is a program that allows the patching of the rpath of a linux binary to be whatever you want, even the printing of it. Short ...

Linking on linux

I've just found out what some strange linking options mean with gcc! Quite often i've seen at the linking stage gcc object.o -o ...