Minimizing Evolution to the Xfce notification area

Minimizing Evolution to the Xfce notification area isn’t available out of the box but can be set up.

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Toggl Desktop on openSUSE and Xfce

My efforts to get Toggl Desktop working on 64 bit openSUSE 12.3 and Xfce 4.10. Spoiler: It works, but not well enough to please me. Continue reading

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Time tracking solutions

Time tracking software and online services I’ve looked at. Continue reading

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Dealing with troublesome websites in LastPass

Some websites’ login forms have unusual characteristics that require special handling if you use LastPass. Continue reading

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Extensions for Chromium

Chromium extensions are analogous to add-ons for Firefox; they extend Chromium’s functionality. Continue reading

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Securing a router

Things to do to secure your router. Continue reading

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Windows monthly security check

It’s not enough to secure a Windows computer. You also have to perform security checks at least monthly.

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Resolving openSUSE repository digest checksum errors

One day I started seeing a digest checksum error on a repository that had been working. The fix was easy, however.

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Synchronizing Thunderbird address books

Different options to synchronize Thunderbird address books.

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LibreOffice to Opera Mail mailto script

Since version 12, Opera Mail for Windows allows external programs such as LibreOffice to send a file as a message attachment, but Opera Mail for Linux needs a third-party script to add this functionality for LibreOffice on Linux. Continue reading

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