Using mutt, ProtonMail Bridge, and isync for email on Linux
February 13, 2021
Recently, offlineimap was removed from many Linux distros due to it relying on Python 2, and
I found myself needing a new solution for using mutt (my email client of choice) and
ProtonMail Bridge. I was able to use the program isync as a substitute.
My initial setup for mail with offlineimap was based off this excelent post:
https://spaceandtim.es/code/protonmail_mutt so you can refer to it
for a lot of the reasoning behind this configuration.
I'm personally using Gentoo, but this should work on most distros.
How to use hardware acceleration with Flatpak Firefox
December 9, 2020
This is how I was able to get hardware acceleration working on Flatpak Firefox (version 83.0
at the time of writing this). Note that I am using an AMD GPU for this, though I believe it
should work with other brands as well. This guide is for the Xorg display server:
My Linux desktop
November 15, 2020
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How to install and run Ableton Live 10 on Debian
July 22, 2020
There are a few caveats to installing and running Ableton Live 10 on Linux, and I initially
had some issues getting it working on Debian that I couldn’t find solutions for online.
Here’s how I got it working:
Home server setup
July 18, 2020
For the past few months, I’ve been interested in switching from a lot of the proprietary
cloud services I use to self hosted free and open source alternatives. Back in late June,
after a lot of research, I finally bought my first home server to accomplish this. I ended
up getting a Dell Poweredge R220 server with the following specs:
- Intel Xeon E3-1240 V3 8M Cache 3.40 GHz Quad Core (8 Threads)
- 4x 4gb 10600E DDR3 Memory
- H310 Raid Controller
- 2x Brand New 1TB SAS Hard Drives