Now Manjaro is my major operating system for my desktop, I am joining the Arch team! With so many documentations available online it’s been a really good ride to customize my OS to my taste. Today I am gonna talk about my use for taking a screenshot, cropping it and copy it to the clipboard.
Just when I was thinking of what gift to buy for myself for the Christmas holiday, I came to an Indiegogo crowd funding project: Minisforum X35G.
Recently I leased a server with 2 IPs, x.x.x.x and y.y.y.y from a VPS company. Their first IP is the primary one and is connected to my VM, the secondary IP y.y.y.y is there for me to use, but have not connected yet.
Linux kernel is able to control every tiny bit of the hardware it operates. This time I am going to max out my server’s CPU performance by tuning the CPU to the performance mode.
As I mentioned before, I am a heavy terminal user, including viewing and replying emails with it. Mutt is my email client. Once you have setup your 2 factor authentication with Google, you won’t be able to access your Gmail using IMAP with your password, you’ll have to generate a specific password for the so …
Recently I was playing around with GitLab LFS setup, although the documentation on GitLab website has most of the technical background however there are a few details and examples missing. I’ll complement some of them here.
Using mouse to select text with tmux sometimes is inefficient. For my setup, I’ll have to press shift key during text selection and keyboard copy will convert empty line as spaces. The following 2 lines in the configuration file works with version 2.8 (latest at the time of writing).
Using redis for php session brings a lot of advantages, such as faster responsiveness to your website, however the down side could be not very stable and you may lose all redis cache on server reboot. As long as we have a HA setup of redis server we can prevent such thing from happening.
Being able to proxy via SOCKS5 on browser sometimes wasn’t enough, one needs a system-wide proxy. The best and simplest solution is of course VPN, but VPN is not as fast compare to SOCKS proxy like ShadowSocks under Linux. What can we do? In this article, I am going to briefly introduce System-wide SOCKS5 proxy …