πŸ“š Book Haul for February 2021

πŸ“š Book Haul for February 2021
February book haul.
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πŸ“š Alien 3 by Alan Dean Foster (1992) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†

πŸ“š Alien 3 by Alan Dean Foster (1992) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†
Finished β€œAlien 3” by Alan Dean Foster.
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🐧 Moving my dotfiles repository to Gitlab

I’ve been using Keybase to manage my dotfiles with git. Do give it a read to learn how I’m doing it.

This is just how I moved the git server-side from Keybase to Gitlab.

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πŸ“š Just Do It by Donald R. Katz (1994) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†

πŸ“š Just Do It by Donald R. Katz (1994) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†
Finished β€œJust Do It: The Nike Spirit in the Corporate World” by Donald R. Katz.
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βœ‰οΈ Setting up a personal email server

I’ve been using my own personal email server for the last week.

These are my notes, inspired by Luke’s Smith emailwiz script.

curl -LO lukesmith.xyz/emailwiz.sh

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🐧 Using profile-sync-daemon in LibreWolf

I talked about LibreWolf last month, and how I made profile-sync-daemon work.

The way I did made Firefox stop working, so this is the better way.

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πŸ“š Book Haul for January 2021

πŸ“š Book Haul for January 2021

Here’s my book haul for January.

A shout to standardebooks.org.

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πŸ“š Everybody Lies by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz (2017) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†

πŸ“š Everybody Lies by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz (2017) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†
Finished β€œEverybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are” by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz.
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🐧 Synchronizing the system clock across the network

systemd-timesyncd is a daemon that has been added for synchronizing the system clock across the network. (…)

Basically it makes sure your system clock is in sync in you network. In my home network I set this up to make sure my desktop, server and laptop are in sync.

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🐧 Fixing Seafile

Yesterday I woke up without access to my Seafile instance.

Here’s my notes/steps/fixes for the issue.

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πŸ“š The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Adventures of Tom and Huck Book 1) by Mark Twain (1876) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†

πŸ“š The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Adventures of Tom and Huck Book 1) by Mark Twain (1876) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†
Finished β€œThe Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Adventures of Tom and Huck Book 1)” by Mark Twain.
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πŸ“š Gardens of the Moon (Malazan Book of the Fallen Book 1) by Steven Erikson (1999) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…

πŸ“š Gardens of the Moon (Malazan Book of the Fallen Book 1) by Steven Erikson (1999) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…
Finished β€œGardens of the Moon (Malazan Book of the Fallen Book 1)” by Steven Erikson.
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πŸ“š Exit Strategy (The Murderbot Diaries Book 4) by Martha Wells (2018) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†

πŸ“š Exit Strategy (The Murderbot Diaries Book 4) by Martha Wells (2018) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†
Finished β€œExit Strategy (The Murderbot Diaries Book 4)” by Martha Wells.
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πŸ“š Awkward by Ty Tashiro (2017) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†

πŸ“š Awkward by Ty Tashiro (2017) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†
Finished β€œAwkward: The Science of Why We’re Socially Awkward and Why That’s Awesome” by Ty Tashiro.
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🐧 LibreWolf - A fork of Firefox

🐧 LibreWolf - A fork of Firefox

LibreWolf is a fork of Firefox, focused on privacy, security and freedom.

paru -S librewolf-bin

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Alternatives for WhatsApp (#dump-whatsapp)

Alternatives for WhatsApp (#dump-whatsapp)

Looking for alternatives for WhatsApp?

My recommendation: use Signal or (my personal favorite) XMPP and specifically Conversations or Quicksy.

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🐧 Improving my Boot Time in Arch Linux (part 2)

After improving my boot time the last time, some (not all) boots were still taking time. It seemed to pause somewhere before the login screen.

Analyzing the systemd critical chain, looking for errors in journalctl and some web searching, I found an issue in systemd that matched my problem.

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πŸ“š Cut and Run: A Light-Hearted Dark Comedy by Ben Acker and Ben Blacker (2020) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†

πŸ“š Cut and Run: A Light-Hearted Dark Comedy by Ben Acker and Ben Blacker (2020) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†
Finished β€œCut and Run: A Light-Hearted Dark Comedy” by Ben Acker and Ben Blacker.
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πŸ“š Rogue Protocol (The Murderbot Diaries Book 3) by Martha Wells (2018) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†

πŸ“š Rogue Protocol (The Murderbot Diaries Book 3) by Martha Wells (2018) β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†
Finished β€œRogue Protocol (The Murderbot Diaries Book 3)” by Martha Wells.
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πŸ“š 2020 in Books

πŸ“š 2020 in Books

This year I read 51 books. I also started to read the β€œComplete Collection Of H. P. Lovecraft” with more than 100 Lovecraft books. I didn’t finished it yet but I read a lot of them.

It was also the year I bought a Kindle.

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