1. OpenBSD Xenocara Missing Resolution

    This is just like I had to do in Linux, except the directory already existed. Create directory and add a file called 10-monitor.conf …


  2. Compiling cloud foundry cf client on OpenBSD

    You need go version 1.7x, so it may be in stable…I went with 6.0 -current …


  3. Powershell grep

    Just need this little Powershell snippet for later: …


  4. Linux KDE Connect vs macOS Sierra Continuity

    KDE Connect …


  5. i3wm, Compton, i3lock, xscreensaver, notifications

    Using i3lock and compton seems to let dunst/notify-osd and other notifications (chrome) bleed through to the lock screen. …


  6. Using avconv to Convert Videos for Low Bandwidth (3G)

    In working further on a video project, I had to re-encode (reencode?) them to a lower bitrate for slower connections. …


  7. Trim/Convert mp4v2 files using ffmpeg

    I had to trim some videos to a 30 second clip, and needed to do it in a way that kept the codec. Using straight ffmpeg, I couldn’t figure out how to get an mp4v2 output from an mp4v2 input. The file looks like this: …


  8. Weechat, Slack and Dunst

    I run weechat to integrate chat communications and protocols. I recently found the notify.py script that was invaluable for dunst notifications. …


  9. Download Brightcove Videos

    I like to listen to video conferences and podcasts at higher than normal speeds. Brightcove video doesn’t allow you to speed it up, so I was wondering if I could download it and play it with mplayer, or mpv. Then I found this site: http://mrbluecoat.blogspot.com/2013/11/download-brightcove-videos-tutorial.html?m=1 …


  10. Cloud Foundry Set JVM Args

    In case you need to set arguments for cloud foundry application on startup: cf set-env appname-uat JAVA_OPTS '-Djavax.net.debug=ssl,handshake' …