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Apache Tika – a content analysis toolkitThe Apache Tika™ toolkit detects and extracts metadata and text from over a thousand different file types (such as PPT, XLS, and PDF). All of these file types can be parsed through a single … Continue reading
How to remove “search with” and “visit” in Firefox’s address bar – gHacks Tech News
I was having performance issues with Spotify on Android, temporary lock ups, crashes, etc. This is on Android 5.0.1 (Marshmallow) on a Huawei Honor 7. It seems to be due to the fact that my cache is on a Micro … Continue reading
How do I deal with hiring reservations when resume is affected by brainsizing? I have letters after my name: a certificate from the Sorbonne in French, a math/CS master’s from UIUC, a theology master’s from Cambridge, and other things that … Continue reading
lcdproc was starting before /dev/ttyUSB0 was up cp /usr/lib/systemd/system/lcdd.service /etc/systemd/system/lcdd@.service Modify lcdd@.service to look like below: [Unit] Description=LCD display driver #After=syslog.target BindTo=dev-%i.device After=dev-%i.device syslog.target [Service] Type=forking ExecStart=/usr/bin/LCDd -c /etc/LCDd.conf #ControlGroup=cpu:/ [Install] WantedBy=multi-user.target systemctl enable lcdd@ttyUSB0.service
You might want to run apache 2.4 on a non-standard port while you are getting things working, WordPress will redirect the hit to the standard URL preventing testing. So add something like this to the top of your wp-config.php: // … Continue reading
Run your own proxy server to watch BBC iPlayer outside the UK Using a cheap VPS, BIND & sniproxy.
Soundcloud for desktop Windows/Mac/Linux.
I want one of these FPGA hardware emulators for ST, Amiga etc but 200 Euros is a bit steep. Source: Lotharek`s Lair