The One with the Thoughts of Frans

KOReader 2018.11 “An die Freude”
By Frans  /  November 1, 2018
Six Years of KOReader
By Frans  /  February 22, 2018
Is My Firefox Out of Date?
By Frans  /  November 3, 2017
The Ghost of Student Counseling
By Frans  /  August 30, 2017
Skype on Android x86
By Frans  /  August 18, 2017
<cite>Qalculate!</cite>, My New Favorite Calculator
By Frans  /  April 22, 2017
A Well-Deserved Classic: <cite>Van den vos Reynaerde</cite>
By Frans  /  January 22, 2017
Of Horology and Letters
By Frans  /  January 21, 2017

Recent posts

Yo, I’m Closing Your Site Now, Yo

Yo, seriously, Dailymotion?

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KOReader 2018.11 “An die Freude”

A new stable release, with support for BQ/Fnac devices!

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KOReader beta 20181007 “don’t read alone tonight”

Fixed OTA updates and Sony PRSTUX support.

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Is Thunar the first Gtk file browser to implement breadcrumbs almost right?

Everything to the right of the breadcrumbs is a giant button to activate location entry. Very elegant.

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I’m not sure what to think of the Vivaldi crash icon

The poor thing.

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kdenlive: use a background color clip for composite and transform transition

To use the composite and transform transition it needs something to composite to.

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Three-finger middle click on modern touchpads in Xfce

The simplest way is to add synclient TapButton3=2 to your ~/.bashrc.

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KOReader Beta 20180602

Many improvements to crengine, new MuPDF, and much more!

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Mimic Windows Touchpad Gestures in Xfce with libinput-gestures

Windows and Mac have added some conveniences over the past decade that I’m missing to some degree.

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Sort Folders Before Files in the Gtk3 Filechooser

It’s quite simple to do but surprisingly hard to find.

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Drawings

The Ghost of Student Counseling
By Frans  /  August 30, 2017
Cloud, Kluit, Clod?
By Frans  /  May 8, 2016
Trois champignons
By Frans  /  April 27, 2016
By Frans  /  June 8, 2010
Chill and Angry Vector Smileys
By Frans  /  May 21, 2007

Writing

By Frans  /  November 7, 2013
Tunnel Anxiety
By Frans  /  April 7, 2013
By Frans  /  March 17, 2013
By Frans  /  July 22, 2012

Internet

Is My Firefox Out of Date?
By Frans  /  November 3, 2017
By Frans  /  August 19, 2015
By Frans  /  February 2, 2014

Linux and more

KOReader 2018.11 “An die Freude”
By Frans  /  November 1, 2018
Six Years of KOReader
By Frans  /  February 22, 2018
Is My Firefox Out of Date?
By Frans  /  November 3, 2017
Skype on Android x86
By Frans  /  August 18, 2017

Thoughts on books

A Well-Deserved Classic: <cite>Van den vos Reynaerde</cite>
By Frans  /  January 22, 2017
Of Horology and Letters
By Frans  /  January 21, 2017
Congolese Negroes: Beautiful But Stupid?
By Frans  /  August 20, 2016

Photography

By Frans  /  December 23, 2012
Fireworks on the Scheldt
By Frans  /  January 1, 2010
By Frans  /  April 7, 2006
By Frans  /  March 25, 2006