Deja Vu

Jul 15

Git : How to stop tracking a file

To stop tracking a file that was previously being tracked by git, do the following:

Git shall now stop tracking the file

Jun 11

dash:

What HRs and Programmers look for in a resume…

dash:

What HRs and Programmers look for in a resume…

What is the best comment in source code you have ever encountered? -

// Magic. Do not touch.
//When I wrote this, only God and I understood what I was doing
//Now, God only knows
#define TRUE FALSE //Happy debugging suckers
stop(); // Hammertime!
// drunk, fix later
// Replaces with spaces the braces in cases
// where braces in places cause stasis $str =...

(Source: stephantom)

May 30

Sublime Text 3 : Keyboard Fu : Navigate the sidebar using only keyboard

Sublime Text is an amazing text editor. To make it even more awesome, it has extensive support for all actions using keyboard only. This is the first post in my Keyboard Fu Series wherein I shall post random tips and tricks and shortcuts for using keyboard to do all sorts of action in Sublime Text.

So here is the first one.

To shift focus to the sidebar, use the keyboard shortcut
Ctrl+0

Now you can navigate the folder structure in the sidebar using arrow keys

May 26

Q&A: Clement Lefebvre: The man behind Linux Mint -

mylinuxrig:

An in-depth, comprehensive interview! Clem shared his setup here a few years ago.

(via linuxmint)

May 18

marco:

Some pretty advanced, nerdy kids must use this playground slide.

marco:

Some pretty advanced, nerdy kids must use this playground slide.

May 13

Ubuntu / Xubuntu - How to autologin as a particular user

To enable autologin in Xubuntu

Note:

Apr 25

The Three Flaws in Software Design & How to Avoid Them ! -

In this series, Jeremy Walker & Max Kanat-Alexander discuss the Three Flaws of Software Design from Max’s book Code Simplicity: The Fundamentals of Software

Mar 21

Skiena - Programming Challenges Course - 2009 - Hong Kong University -

The 2009 COMP300E class taught at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology by Steven Skiena.

Mar 10

Linux / Debian / Ubuntu / ElementaryOS : Check real-time network up/down speeds in terminal

bmon is a command line utility for linux based systems to monitor the real-time upload - download network speeds on all network interfaces.

To install it on Debian based systems (read Ubuntu, Linux Mint, ElementaryOS etc.), use the command:

sudo apt-get install bmon

Here is a screenshot showing bmon in action.

bmon screenshot