Category Archives: Linux

Install additional spell checker dictionaries in Sylpheed / Claws mail

At the moment I use Sylpheed for emailing and newsgroups (As you might now, Sylpheed is based on Sylpheed-Claws, now called Claws Mail. All following steps are also good for claws). Sylpheed has a preinstalled en-US dictionary, so every time … Continue reading

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I’m now on #!

Surprisingly, I don’t use Linux Mint any longer.  I’m now on #! (pronounced Crunchbang). Mint did a great job and nearly everything worked right out of the box, but that was not the plan. The plan was to get into … Continue reading

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Install Node.js on Linux Mint 15

The node.js website offers an installation with the well known package manager apt. Unfortunately that didn’t work for me. Every time I tried it, it stopped working with an error message. So I tried it to install it the manually … Continue reading

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Hello Linux!

Surprise, Surprise! For 25 fives I am into the whole computer thing now. Programming for nearly 20 years and for the same time I’m also a Microsoft Windows user – Except for a two year break with MacOS. An now, … Continue reading

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