Category Archives: General

Thank you!

I just wanted to say “Thank you” to all of my readers! I got a lot of feedback, and some of the articles were the initial impulse for some people to rethink about their code and try different approaches. I also received the second transaction from Leanpub this week, which makes about $100 in total!… Read More »

Fix touchpad tapping with Elantech devices and others

I got a new Asus EeePC netbook that has an Elantech touchpad device installed. It works out of the box with my Debian GNU/Linux installation, however the tapping is not working. To make it work again you probably have to rebind the TapButtonX settings that are set to 0.

Add it to your session start-up… Read More »

“Vim is hard to use!”

Those who know me won’t be surprised that I’m a big Vim fan. Unfortunately there’re still people out there who either think Vim is hard to use or say that Vim is for geeks only. Let me try to clarify a bit and tell you why that’s not the case.