VFAT, UTF-8, KDE, HAL and the kernel/mount

(That title seems that I am shouting...) We (well, more precisely Debian Qt/KDE Maintainers' list) received a bug report about vfat devices with UTF-8 being mounted as case sensitive filesystems. I was trying to see what could be done, but as usual, Sune "pusling" Vuorela is much faster than …



Generating Blogspot's feeds for more than one category

Suposse you have a blogpost blog like I do ;-) . Now suposse that someone wants to add a certain category of your blog into a planet. You could follow this instructions and that's all, you have your own feed for a special category. But it happens that I blog about Debian …



Simulación de contagio

Mi primer trabajo en C++ fué mi primer trabajo en Qt. Y no fué un ejercicio, sino un programa que realiza la simulación de un proceso de contagio, para la tésis de Ana Tablar. Una animación de lo logrado: Pueden verlo a mayor resolución aquí. El código tiene sus errores …



On soft linking .kde to .kde4

As you might know, Debian's KDE 4 setup creates and uses \~/.kde4 instead of \~/.kde . After being using both of them for some time (I keep using twinkle, konversation and katapult, as krunner is too slow, and the great Amarok), I decided to move \~/.kde to \~/kde-old and softlinking \~/.kde …