I became aware of Emacs in my college days but kept using ViM, I was naive and thought no one uses Vim except me. I was proud because I was using something a hacker uses. I actively started using Emacs in first year of my job. I was working for Curl project in Persistent Systems. […]
One of my friend was looking for a way of batch converting images in to pdfs. Well, This is how you can do it. That’s a simple algorithm how to convert jpg to pdf. I use mac, so tutorial is for Mac/Linux. Mac: Install Brew From here View the code on Gist. Linux: Install imagemagick […]
I am a very old user of Gnu Screen, actually I am one of those who will suggest noobs to use these better tools for servers. Gnu Screen is awesome tool. It has helped me of good help always and it will. But It very hard to configure and explore for new possibilities. If a […]
I was listing all these old songs. It just reminded me of my college days.
I found this new app on android for worspreass. this is really awesome. You should try this some time. It supports all the basic features like post, page and comments etc… Posted from WordPress for Android
Found really nice deck on SlideShare with great Mark twain quotes. And then I embeded it here. But looks like author didn’t like it, and he removed it. So I found something better then that. Just check it out. By the way I am using SlideShare oembed plugin for WordPress by Jai Pandya http://www.slideshare.net/GlobalGossip/really-ugly-resumes
Have you ever thought what will be your dream computer configuration. What all you want in your own home made custom rig.
Do you think you can trick the quiz. Really! lets see. Please give your answers through mail [mail (at) shishirsharma.com]. This round is called as Questions to the Answer. You are given one answer and four option, you have to choose the correct question for which you are given the answer. 1. Answer: Tokyo Que1: […]
Many times we screw our gnome desktop panels accidentally. I found a very easy solution to revert them. Just open terminal and type. gconftool-2 –shutdown gconftool –recursive-unset /apps/panel rm -rf ~/.gconf/apps/panel pkill gnome-panel But remember this is not the case when gnome panels get scrambled automatically (Which seems to be a consistent case in Ubutnu […]
I am not new user of gimp, but I am also not a power user of gimp too. Recently I was creating a poster for a office event. I used script-fu -> alpha-to-logo scripts. I have to say that gimp is ultimate. I created a animated blinking neon light GIF of my name. Gimp is […]