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Calendar updated again.

I recently updated the calendar with all the dates that could already be seen for 2016. I also added a list of annual events and when they approximately are, so you can directly see if there is something even if I didn't update the calendar.

Check out the calendar!

2016-11-30 00:08 · gnrp

Calendar updated

Just for the records: I just updated the calendar. I hope I caught all important dates from 2016 which are already settled.

2016-03-14 20:41 · gnrp

Accelerating Skylake 2D graphics

I recently upgraded my PC to a Skylake i5 (Core i5 6400), which has the new Intel graphics. However, 2D graphics was extremely slow on my 4k monitor. When I wanted to play a small webm, I could be sure Firefox would freeze; switching applications always took half a second. However, switching the acceleration method of the Intel driver from UXA (which was loaded according to Xorg.0.log) to SNA fixed that.

The following content for the file /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/20-intel.conf fixed the issue:

Section "Device"
        Identifier "Intel Graphics"
        Driver "intel"
        Option "DRI" "3"
        Option "AccelMethod" "sna"
EndSection
2016-01-10 17:27 · gnrp

I'm back!

The message with the master thesis was there for quite a long time, and is outdated for several months now. Lots of things changed in my life, but I'm happy I'll finally have some time. A new markdowku release is on the way (to work on PHP 7), and more things are about to come. The calendar must be updated, etc.

2016-01-03 15:36 · gnrp

Stopping all my current projects

I'm sorry to announce this, but I have to stop all my work on my current projects. I haven't been doing anything about them for a few months, and writing currently my new thesis, it is impossible for me to continue a responsible development. I already pushed some changes, especially to Markdowku, but didn't make a release yet, since I don't want to do the support. I will come back to this once I finished my Master thesis, which should be some time around summer.

But, on the good side: I was just contacted by a person who wants to implement a nicer interface for Calendoku! So maybe with the next versin, you will have a much nicer overview than the current table!

2015-02-11 00:46 · gnrp

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