Reference to myself

A collection of 10 posts

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

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 25, 2015

A tool to generate .gitignore files

For some time I have been using gitignore.io to create the .gitignore file used in my projects. The content in many cases seems to be overkill (because it includes common libraries used

May 25, 2015

Javascript Graphics libraries

I am doing a bit of visualisation for some of my projects, and today I found the site  JavaScript Graphs with links to libraries and a good filtering tool to make your choice

Apr 30, 2015

Changing the remote repository in git

I needed to move a project from Bitbucket to Github. I was expecting a little dance to be made there, but it was pretty straightforward: In a terminal, at the directory where I

Apr 12, 2014

Duckdns

I am using Duckdns to have a dynamic DNS pointing to one of my machines at home. The setup is very simple using the command line in Ubuntu (less than five minutes after