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New old issues with locales

You may remember my issues about desktops, keyboards and languages on Fedora 27; I wrote about them some time ago. Now I wanted to switch back my locales to British English and I had the same problem as before, Gnome Shell translates everything even software names, but KDE shows itself half German half English.  520 more words


Markov Chain Monte Carlo - Part 1

Markov Chain Monte Carlo – Part 1

In this blog series I would like to investigate Markov Chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) methods for sampling, density estimation and optimisation that are common in computational science. 2,483 more words


Announcing Flapjack

Here’s a post about a tool that I’ve developed at work. You might find it useful if you contribute to any desktop platform libraries that are packaged as a Flatpak runtime, such as GNOME or KDE. 1,086 more words


Plasma on ARM: State of the Union

For the past year at Blue Systems my colleagues and I have been working on getting Plasma 5 ready for ARMv8 systems such as the Pinebook. 445 more words


Three old Plasma Weather applet TODO items gone for Plasma 5.12

Just when I thought to have missed yet another Plasma feature freeze deadline with the one for Plasma 5.12 LTS and thus a good(?) excuse to re-decrease priority of some planned work on the… 583 more words


SoK Project - Week 1 & 2

With all the happiness after being selected for SoK 2018, I was looking forward to start working on my project with whole dedication. My project aims to complete port of a brain-boosting memory activity called… 408 more words


Change display manager from iceWM to KDE in openSUSE

It may happen that apps crash or you have to reset your virtual machine. You will then notice that openSUSE cannot load KDE. You are logged into IceWM by default. 68 more words