Linux + Gaming keyboard + Laziness + Neo4j

A long time ago, I bought a gaming keyboard for its embedded leds, to code at night.Apart from that, it was not supported under Linux. Whatever … Recently, I tried to find how the Gx keys were detected by the command showkey –scancodes Unfortunately, it did not show any key codes … Quite puzzling … […]

Libreoffice 7 crashing on unfocus

On my KUbuntu, I experienced a lot of crashes from libreoffice 7.2 when switching windows. As per a post on an archforum, the solution is to add XDG_SESSION_TYPE=x11 at the beginning of the /usr/bin/libreoffice file Apparently, this is a recurring bug that has been present for a few years.

Some Bash magic, graph, csv

Unix shells are powerful. Scripts are useful. I am working on a project for which I want to know if the master data is already present in my graph as I’ll process CSV files. So, the idea is to get all the distinct unique values from a given column in all the csv file and […]

Linux Mint 20 / dual monitors / redshift

I previously was a user of f.lux On my new install of mint20, Redshift is already installed. Was annoyed that it only managed one monitor after I plugged a second. Some searching took me to and I tried my luck with creating the configuration file. Made two updates: commented screen=1 at the end updated […]