I've recently discovered that one can write the complete Emacs config in a .org file which at startup automatically gets converted into a .el file. The file gets only converted if something has changed otherwise the file stays the same. The reason why this function is great, is because it allows you...

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I’ve recently tried to install Gnome Boxes on my computers. Mainly because I wanted to test how it performance against Virtualbox. Virtualbox is currently still owned by Oracle, and they don’t have a great track record with free software. Therefore, it’s a good idea to have an eye on alternatives to...

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Extracting the Audio Track of a DVD

I've recently had to extract the audio track of a DVD. The easiest way to do it is the following:

First navigate into the VIDEO_TS folder on your DVD. In that folder pick out one of the VTS files you want the audio track of. In my case that was VTS_02_1.VOB.

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This is a tutorial on how to install SeedDMS 4.3 on Debian Jessie with an external MySQL server.

First we have to install all the depencies:

sudo apt-get install apache2 php5 php5-mysql php5-gd php-pear imagemagick poppler-utils catdoc

Second we have to install the required pear packages:

su...

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I've recently had to copy a lot of data from one server to the other. I knew that you could diplay the progress in rsync with the --progress option. However this gives you the data for each file you're copying which fills the terminal with unnecessary "spam".

In search of a better option I've fo...

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