non-English characters in Linux · Dec 28, 2005
It’s easy to make accented characters (e.g. é and ü) in Linux. Easier than in Windows, actually, because in Windows you have to remember all those crazy Alt codes, and in Linux, it’s logical combinations of accents and letters.
extracting audio from a DVD · Dec 24, 2005
It’s pretty easy to extract just the audio from a DVD in Linux, using Mplayer, sox, and either Audacity or split.
Cliches of a Crappy Site · Dec 23, 2005
If you’ve browsed through many personal sites at all, you’ve probably seen some of the following things that make me personally cringe. I don’t understand why they’re so trendy, since they don’t improve a site in the least.
beginning Linux guide · Dec 21, 2005
extensionChanger.pl · Dec 18, 2005
This script will rename all files with one extension to another extension. Example: all files in a given directory that end with .php will be renamed to end with .txt.