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KDE, Kubuntu, and a bit of rant.

So much for that. Again. A while ago and in quite a verbose way I announced my move to KDE 4.x, specifically in the Kubuntu 13.04 distribution which…

29. April 2013

SAP MaxDB with Python

By now it should be known we’re notorious users of SAP MaxDB in a “non-SAP environment”, and, for that matter, we have done rather well throughout the last…

29. Januar 2013

Goin’ KDE.

Putting action where the mouth is, I guess: At the very least with its 4.x release, I then and now considered the K Desktop Environment (KDE) to be…

2. November 2012

XFCE 4.6: lean, usable, appealing.

It’s been quite a while… Apart from some short-term distractions (like playing with KDE2 for a short amount of time), I have been using the XFCE desktop pretty…

28. Februar 2009

e-17 ubuntu repositories… :)

Just stumbled across a site providing builds of the infamous enlightenment DR 17 (aka e-17) window manager for various releases of the Ubuntu GNU/Linux distribution. Look here, modify…

4. Januar 2007

Linux, developers and users…

Ralf has literally been asking for a flame war writing about “Why aren’t we all using Linux?”. Since I’m also a GNU/Linux enthusiast and administrator of Windows XP…

29. April 2006

Crashing into Xen

Well that’s what I call extensive… HowToForge has an excellent article on getting Cambrigde’s Xen Virtual Machine Monitor installed and running on Debian GNU/Linux or recent versions of…

13. November 2005

Eine Frage der Frage

Mittlerweile seit einiger Zeit bin ich im deutschen Team von Ubuntu Linux gelistet als jemand, der bei Fragen zu Installation, Konfiguration, Einsatz der Distribution jederzeit gern zur Verfügung…

4. Oktober 2005