The Ultimate offline Dictionary with Dictd
Installation dict in Arch Linux
dictd installation Follow instruction here.
Inspired from here.
upload or download file from emacs buffer to google drive
Builtin Tex Mode in Emacs
I have been using the builtin Mode for a few months until I found out that Auctex is the ultimate Editor for Latex. I do not even know why people will use other Editor such as Lyx.
Emacs build in Tex Mode
Emacs provides special major modes for editing files written in TeX and its related formats. TeX mode ...
It turned to be not so trivial to setup Chinese for Latex in a Linux System. Hope this will help some souls.
CTEX Installation if not already
Install Tex Live manually with tlmgr functioning.
Step-by-step installation instruction for Arch Linux is here.
Set variable for Tex Live installation directory,
Gdrive (ver.2) Installation and Configuration
Download the Linux version of gdrive from GitHub.
Reference Manager -Mendeley
- to rename files
- generate bibtex file
PDF-tools to render and annotate pdf, and generate notes in individual org files. see here for more info.
Org-ref to take care of the citation duty.
Notes: org-ref needs lots of other emacs extensions, including helmet-bibtex, helm to name a few.
open pdf ...26Share
It was a late night, and I did a full system update. Either it failed during update or whatever … as I said it is late and I am tired… The system won’t boot into Linux the next morning
The reason was …
As I suspected, the kernal is corrupted.
rollback the kernal from cache:Continue Reading →5Share
I came across this script after a long struggle to set up a hotspot using my computer’s internet service, wired or wirelss. Create_ap script uses hostapd + dnsmasq + iptables to create a NATed Access Point OR hostapd + brctl + dhclient to create a bridged Access Point. The default behavior is a NATed Access Point,see here or github.
Requirement and Eligibility Check
You need a nl80211 compatible wireless device, which ...15Share