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 the first year of my job. I was working for Curl project in Persistent […]
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 an ancient user of Gnu Screen. I am the one who will suggest new users use these better tools for servers. Gnu Screen is an excellent tool, but It is tough to configure and learn. Recently I found a replacement. The Tmux! Tmux is very easy to use. The best part is the […]
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 […]
That the ratio you get when you divide 1000 by 75. What that ? that was the ratio of CRPF and Naxalite rebellion. I just realized that a Naxalite only killed 7.5% of one CRPF personnel. View 1 View 2
I can solve a Rubik’s cube. That too in less then 10 minutes. Update: Wednesday, March 10 2010 So I have a request to Update it, Guys now I can do it in around 3 minutes.
This does not make any sense I want to say that I love xkcd really loud.