Category: FOSS

DAVup: back up your contacts and calendars

Meet DAVup! It is a simple script that will back up any contacts, calendars and to-do lists synchronized through CardDAV or CalDAV. I have always synchronized my contacts and calendars with online services to avoid losing them if something happened to my phone and to have them synchronized with my... Read more

Adding about pages to stagit

I use stagit to show the public repositories of my Git server on the web. I chose stagit because it is a very simple and lightweight tool, which makes tinkering with the source code very straightforward (which I have been doing a bit lately) and because the resulting website is... Read more

What is this vim talk all about?

Oh no! Another vim post! Well... yes. I have seen a lot of people criticizing vim before even trying it, so I am going to try and explain my history with it and what I like about it. If you aren't aware, vim is a text editor that is normally... Read more

My journey through desktop environments

My first experience with GNU/Linux was with KDE. It is the desktop environment used on my college computers, and it was more or less the only experience I had with the GNU/Linux operative system, so it was the desktop environment I installed at home (at that point I don't think... Read more

File synchronization software: Syncthing

Syncthing is a file synchronization program. It allows you to sync files between computers over LAN or the Internet. It is a very simple program that just gets the job done. I use it to synchronize files between two computers and my phone. When synchronizing two computers, I find it... Read more