Eduardo Shanahan

Eduardo Shanahan

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Nov 2, 2019

Ubuntu Cleaner

Another tools that is handy is Ubuntu Cleaner. After messing around doing experiments and testing applications, my machine ends up with broken installations, and the cleaner makes easy to take care of it.

Nov 1, 2019

Gnome Tweaks

Every now and then I want to do some small changes in the UI of whatever operating system I am using. In the case of Ubuntu I use the Gnome Tweaks application, which

Nov 1, 2019

Synology Drive Client

For many years I used Dropbox to keep an on line copy of my files, mostly to share them between different computers. Eventually I reached the limits for the free subscription, then I

Nov 1, 2019

Ghost Desktop Client

I am settting up a new machine, and have just installed the Ghost blog desktop client for Ubuntu as a snap taken from Snapcraft. My post about it not starting is still relevant

Nov 1, 2019

Synology Note Station Client

I used a good number of note taking applications, from files in my machine to Evernote and Workflowy. I still have Workflowy around, but to keep simple things or stuff that I don't

Sep 14, 2019

Ghost desktop not starting in Ubuntu

I was trying to use the Ghost Desktop client to write in Ubuntu, but I could not go past a white screen and a rotating symbol. Interesting enough, in the Developer ('Toggle Developer

Jul 10, 2019

New engine, new hosting

For a good number of years I kept alive a Wordpress blog that I didn't update too much. I didn't really like the way it works, and not being a PHP programmer made

Aug 15, 2015

Installing Git into a Synology NAS

I have a Synology NAS at home, and I was trying to install Git to reduce the number of private projects I have at Bitbucket. After using the package manager to install Synology’

Aug 15, 2015

Updating Git in Ubuntu

Today I needed to update Git in my Ubuntu machines, and this is a note to myself to remember the process: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:git-core/ppa -y sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install

May 30, 2015

Folding lines in Sublime

In one of my projects I am adding a good amount of logging to my code, with the result of getting a lot of distracting lines that end up hiding what is really