Sep, 2017 Entries

A small rotating wallpaper program
Posted by Hristos T. on 2017-09-23, under the category GNU/Linux

I recently felt the need for a rotating desktop background - that is one that switches the image every so often. I'm not aware of any specifc programs that solve this exact problem, but feh sports some neat command-line options that make scripting up such a thing a ...

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Always learning: new git tricks
Posted by Hristos T. on 2017-09-14, under the category Programming
Tag: git

Imagine the following scenario: you keep the dotfiles for several machines under one git repo with some submodules, including one machine which clones a submodule from a GitHub repo that I own (so it's cloned over SSH, not HTTPS.) No problem when I do a recursive clone when using ...

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