Monthly Archives: August 2014

Recommendations for an Interactive Fiction Engine

If you’re writing a piece of interactive fiction (A.K.A. a text adventure game),writing your own engine is the last thing you want to do. (That’s no fun. The fun is…If you’re writing a piece of interactive fiction (A.K.A. a text … Continue reading

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Non-interactive batch-deleting in TaskWarrior

Well, given how much time I spent squashing bugs on my system after updating it, I missed quite a few instances of daily routine tasks (eg. doing my exercises) in…Well, given how much time I spent squashing bugs on my … Continue reading

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Hacking together a quick update notifier

Since upgrading to Lubuntu 14.04 (more vitriol on the bugs therein later), I’ve discovered that the update notifier has lost the dconf key to disable the daily “please reboot” nag….Since upgrading to Lubuntu 14.04 (more vitriol on the bugs therein … Continue reading

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