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  Thread: What are you working on?
Post: RE: What are you working on?

I'm working a daily news briefing service. Right now, I'm tryingt to find a good article summarizing algorithm to use in it. Basically, my concept is this: - Compile a list of relevant topics t...
hades Programming On Unix 391 180,616 15-07-2018, 12:56 PM
  Thread: Those "new" $33 Kindle Tablets
Post: RE: Those "new" $33 Kindle Tablets

Update: Got this tablet out of storage the other day and reimaged it. It's now my e-reader for college. Still works like a champ. Right now, I'm testing out some concepts on it: - no Gapps. No G...
hades Android & Iphone 7 6,637 22-04-2018, 12:26 PM
  Thread: What do your usernames mean?
Post: RE: What do your usernames mean?

I choose to identify as Hades, the Greek God of the Underwold online. "Hades" is one letter off from my real name, Haden.
hades 65 35,089 11-08-2017, 08:42 PM
  Thread: Getting an External IP Address
Post: RE: Getting an External IP Address

@xero: It might be a good idea to make a script that pulls from multiple sources like that, and then compares the results and goes with what the majority of sources return. This way, if one source i...
hades 2 2,126 01-08-2017, 12:23 AM
  Thread: My Mechanical Keyboard Ebay Adventure
Post: RE: My Mechanical Keyboard Ebay Adventure

Fantastic pictures! Good to see someone taking such vintage equipment in and taking good care of it. Those old mechs are fantastic, and way too many of them have ended up in dumpsters. Hope you get...
hades Hardware talk 8 6,770 16-07-2017, 04:21 PM
  Thread: Tiling vs Stacking
Post: RE: Tiling vs Stacking

I like i3 for the simple fact that I can mix floating and tiling. If I'm gonna be, say, using a terminal and a web browser at the same time, I don't want to sacrifice half my screen for the terminal....
hades Desktop Customization & Workflow 55 26,693 04-07-2017, 11:31 AM
  Thread: Chromebooks: Linux on a budget, and how not to hate them
Post: RE: Chromebooks: Linux on a budget, and how not to...

I run Arch on my Samsung Chromebook (the older one), and it's not that bad as far as compatibility goes, and was relatively easy to install (no removing screws on this one). The part that troubled me...
hades Hardware talk 6 4,878 01-07-2017, 02:16 AM
  Thread: What font are you using now?
Post: RE: What font are you using now?

A couple of years later, I'm still on uushi. I keep coming back to it. [Image: http://i.imgur.com/kvMvQ9J.png] Edit: Golly gee, it appears I switched to lemon on my laptop and forgot that I'd swi...
hades Desktop Customization & Workflow 100 66,047 28-06-2017, 08:32 PM
  Thread: Uses for Rasperry Pi
Post: RE: Uses for Rasperry Pi

I'm gonna use mine to set up a simple NAS (Network-Attached Storage). Just got my 500Gb drive in the mail to set it up with. Gonna check out Alpine Linux while I'm at it.
hades Hardware talk 17 11,229 24-06-2017, 02:52 PM
  Thread: Android Screenshots
Post: RE: Android Screenshots

It's Nova, with an icon theme (Whicons at the time of that screenshot, I think). The whole "terminal window" background behind the icons, along with the prompt text, was edited onto the wallpaper usi...
hades Android & Iphone 55 42,110 19-06-2017, 07:12 PM
  Thread: messaging app
Post: RE: messaging app

I use textra for SMS, some built-in client for email on my phone, and pretty much no other communications protocol. If someone messages me on facebook, I try to guide the conversation to email or tex...
hades Android & Iphone 18 12,816 16-03-2017, 02:37 PM
  Thread: GoboLinux and Package Management
Post: RE: GoboLinux and Package Management

That looks really neat. It appears the Application folders have dependencies listed in them. Does it have a package manager? I may spin it up in a VM. Definitely very interested in this project. ...
hades GNU/Linux 9 11,144 24-01-2017, 11:02 PM
  Thread: What spoken languages do you know?
Post: RE: What spoken languages do you know?

English as a first language, learning Spanish (had Spanish in high school but didn't really learn it) The fact that I have a crush on a girl who speaks Spanish as her first language, and doesn't know...
hades Off topic 88 47,393 15-01-2017, 07:31 PM
  Thread: Android Screenshots
Post: RE: Android Screenshots

I'm really digging my new rice: http://i.imgur.com/BQRvrKc.jpg
hades Android & Iphone 55 42,110 12-01-2017, 01:22 AM
  Thread: Using different editors for configuration and actual development...
Post: RE: Using different editors for configuration and ...

(10-01-2017, 01:51 PM)z3bra Wrote: (10-01-2017, 12:55 PM)josuah Wrote: Sometimes, people have to code on MS Windows at work. Sometimes they use Visual Studio. Sometimes, they use notepad++. My w...
hades Programming On Unix 32 19,872 10-01-2017, 09:42 PM
  Thread: An overdue introduction
Post: RE: An overdue introduction

(09-01-2017, 02:20 PM)albertocg Wrote: I've seen you around so, overdue welcome! (09-01-2017, 02:07 PM)hades Wrote: spin rifles For some reason when I read this it was pretty fun.It's a fun hobby...
hades 4 3,453 09-01-2017, 02:43 PM
  Thread: hello
Post: RE: hello

Welcome! (09-01-2017, 12:57 PM)asyncial Wrote: Arch Linux with i3-gapsMah man! (09-01-2017, 12:57 PM)asyncial Wrote: Windows 10 (just for the games, I swear!)We'll let you off easy... this time...
hades 11 5,536 09-01-2017, 02:15 PM
  Thread: An overdue introduction
Post: An overdue introduction

Hi! I've been here since 2013, and it just occured to me that I don't think I ever introduced myself. On the heels of a username change, it only seems natural that I should. I'm Haden. I'm a mem...
hades 4 3,453 09-01-2017, 02:07 PM
  Thread: What distribution would you fork?
Post: RE: What distribution would you fork?

I would fork TENS - Trusted End Node Security (linux distro provided by the DoD and the Air Force Research Lab, with a file encryption wizard, pdf reader, web browser, and mail client built in, and dr...
hades GNU/Linux 14 11,080 09-01-2017, 01:13 PM
  Thread: Mechanical Love
Post: RE: Mechanical Love

I love my HHKB. I'll post a pic of my battlestation when i get home today. Just got a new desk a while back.
hades Hardware talk 67 39,172 07-01-2017, 09:59 PM
  Thread: Fixing the forums
Post: RE: Fixing the forums

I'll play around with the stylesheet and see if I can make the site play better on mobile when i get home and in front of a computer tomorrow. If i come up with something that fixes mobile, ill send ...
hades Community & Forums Related Discussions 79 46,079 06-01-2017, 07:56 PM
  Thread: Non web or mobile freelance developer?
Post: RE: Non web or mobile freelance developer?

All of the freelance software developers i know work on FOSS projects. You could try the freelancer sites to see if theres any commercial frelance work out there.
hades Off topic 1 1,796 06-01-2017, 07:50 PM
  Thread: What are you working on?
Post: RE: What are you working on?

I just finished a portfolio engine in PHP - basically like a blog engine, except it displays your past projects. It looks in a CSV file with 4 fields: Project Title, Project URL, Image URL, and Pr...
hades Programming On Unix 391 180,616 06-01-2017, 11:08 AM
  Thread: Using different editors for configuration and actual development...
Post: RE: Using different editors for configuration and ...

Favorite editor all the time, which of course, means vim... v i m I use a special web-based editor for github markdown but that's different I guess. Oh, and I do use visudo in one specific us...
hades Programming On Unix 32 19,872 05-01-2017, 11:03 PM
  Thread: Post your website
Post: RE: Post your website

(04-01-2017, 11:39 PM)apk Wrote: ive probably spent 33 hours just on the css this may be the best site in existence https://pluvi.us I don't know why, perhaps it was boredom, but I downloaded your ...
hades The WWW 127 81,207 05-01-2017, 12:24 AM
  Thread: Those "new" $33 Kindle Tablets
Post: RE: Those "new" $33 Kindle Tablets

No real rice, just nova launcher, an icon pack, and a wallpaper. This tab would be great for testing your rice once you put stock android on it. The screen isnt HD, but I do watch netflix on it anyw...
hades Android & Iphone 7 6,637 04-01-2017, 10:06 PM
  Thread: Those "new" $33 Kindle Tablets
Post: RE: Those "new" $33 Kindle Tablets

I now use it as my work tablet. Pretty good for keeping up with to-do lists and taking notes and stuff. Small non-HD screen makes it unappealing for watching TV on and games and such.
hades Android & Iphone 7 6,637 04-01-2017, 12:35 PM
  Thread: OnePlus One
Post: RE: OnePlus One

I'm about to sell mine. Got a Galaxy S7 now (wanted to get back on my old carrier, and OPO wouldn't work on their network).
hades Hardware talk 9 6,013 04-01-2017, 12:32 PM
  Thread: running a shell script every time you boot linux
Post: RE: running a shell script every time you boot lin...

Pretty neat, although, at first glance: would @reboot only cause this to be triggered and run on a soft reboot? Would it also work on a hard power cycle?
hades GNU/Linux 4 3,123 04-01-2017, 10:10 AM
  Thread: Jobs general
Post: RE: Jobs general

You guys have some seriously cool jobs. I now work in the "Plans and Resources" section of a small Communications Squadron for the ANG, it's a federal govt position, but I have to wear my uniform t...
hades Psychology, Philosophy, and Licenses 27 34,816 03-01-2017, 05:05 PM
  Thread: Happy new year 2017 !!
Post: RE: Happy new year 2017 !!

(03-01-2017, 01:33 AM)rocx Wrote: My resolutions would be to write a story of some sort. Maybe not a comic since I'm not up for that kind of commitment. Perhaps get it self-published and sold somewh...
hades Community & Forums Related Discussions 12 6,803 03-01-2017, 10:20 AM
  Thread: Happy new year 2017 !!
Post: RE: Happy new year 2017 !!

New Year's Resolutions? I'd like to get a portfolio together and start doing some programming and web design work, and earn some money for it, and maybe even get out of my current job, which is all ...
hades Community & Forums Related Discussions 12 6,803 03-01-2017, 01:12 AM
  Thread: Post your website
Post: RE: Post your website

I don't really want it to be a blog. However, after thinking about what I want my site to be for a couple of days, I think I'm going to use something similiar: Using a server-side language (I want...
hades The WWW 127 81,207 02-01-2017, 05:29 PM
  Thread: Post your website
Post: RE: Post your website

Just awoke my site from the dead and created a nice placeholder. http://hadenodom.info Problem is, after I made the placeholder index.html with links to my git, resume, and twitter, I realized that...
hades The WWW 127 81,207 26-12-2016, 08:33 PM
  Thread: What are you working on?
Post: RE: What are you working on?

A to-do list app for git repos: open a .todo file in the repo's directory, and, after modifying and saving, it triggers a script to commit changes and the list itself. Learning GTK as I go.
hades Programming On Unix 391 180,616 26-12-2016, 05:49 PM
  Thread: How old are you?
Post: RE: How old are you?

23 now. Turning 24 soon. So much has happened in two-three years.
hades Off topic 121 55,965 23-12-2016, 05:20 PM
  Thread: What WM should I use?
Post: RE: What WM should I use?

2bwm, awesome, herbstuffedwm (I have no idea how to actually spell it), monsterwm, cwm... My answer is to try them all in no particular order.
hades Desktop Customization & Workflow 13 9,340 12-12-2016, 08:30 PM
  Thread: Hi
Post: RE: Hi

4 years later, God reclines on his therapist's couch and recalls to the appropriately dressed therapist the moment at which his decline began: (25-07-2012, 09:47 PM)crshd Wrote: I don't believe in ...
hades 6 4,151 09-12-2016, 02:46 PM
  Thread: Those "new" $33 Kindle Tablets
Post: Those "new" $33 Kindle Tablets

I bought that ultra-cheap Kindle Fire tablet a while back and flashed AOSP on it. Holy shit. This thing is actually alright once you flash AOSP. Did y'all know Amazon was putting ads on the lockscr...
hades Android & Iphone 7 6,637 30-11-2016, 10:51 AM
  Thread: Rooting or adding a custom rom
Post: RE: Rooting or adding a custom rom

I know I'm late, but AOSP is a solid ROM. It's literally nothing but Android and, like, 5 or 6 default apps. Very bloat-free. Pretty much what Nexus *should* be.
hades Android & Iphone 4 4,345 30-11-2016, 10:33 AM
  Thread: Aptoide
Post: RE: Aptoide

I'm just gonna post to make sure y'all know about F-droid.
hades Android & Iphone 16 14,732 30-11-2016, 10:32 AM
  Thread: What's your oldest piece of hardware that's still alive?
Post: RE: What's your oldest piece of hardware that's st...

I still have an Apple Powerbook G4 from around 2007, which is like 30 years old in Apple years. It has Debian installed, and the screen has a bad flicker problem. It has resided in my closet, mostly...
hades Old school stuff 26 19,995 29-11-2016, 02:13 PM
  Thread: What phone are you using?
Post: RE: What phone are you using?

In the past couple of years, I've went from the iPhone 4S (which I had used for, like, 3 years) to the OnePlus One to the Nexus 6 to the Galaxy S7. I liked the Nexus 6 the best before the screen brok...
hades Hardware talk 48 28,144 06-10-2016, 07:43 PM
  Thread: Your Music Collection
Post: RE: Your Music Collection

(20-02-2016, 03:35 PM)Adrift Wrote: Here's a screenshot showing two of my music folders. I find those text displays rather difficult to wade through. Mainly because I feel like the subdirs are not n...
hades Off topic 43 32,578 16-04-2016, 06:21 PM
  Thread: Post your website
Post: RE: Post your website

(17-02-2016, 05:29 PM)schisma Wrote: heh, http://jona.io/ Holy batman, I like that. Random question: Do you record the keystrokes there? Because I was typing some awful funny stuff in that chatb...
hades The WWW 127 81,207 03-03-2016, 10:37 PM