Dev Blog

My blog, which I have reorganized to be more code focused and less of me droning on and on about my opinions that no one really cares about. New posts will use a semiliterate style and tackle things with limited amounts of documentaiton, like configuring AwesomeWM.


December 28, 2021

Install Brave Browser on Void Linux

An inductive discussion about the means of accessing out-of-repo packages on Void Linux

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December 26, 2021

AwesomeWM Skeudomorphism

Neumorphism is impossible in X11, sorry to the guy faking that configuration on Reddit, but Skeudomorphism is not in AwesomeWM. It just takes a little craftiness with the cairo engine exposed by the API. Here's how I made my configuration skeudomorphic.

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December 26, 2021

Vice Color Scheme

Behind much of my work that is personal or represents me in some way, I use a color scheme I designed for base16. This is a description of what it is and why I even went through the trouble of perfecting it.

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September 01, 2021

AwesomeWM Remember Geometry

Using client.connect_signal you can insure that after maximizing a window, it will be restored to its original size and position. Doing this doesn't require much in terms of code but is a quality of life feature you'll be glad to have.

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September 01, 2021

AwesomeWM Stack Layout

The bling library is great, but I find a lot of it is unnecessary for my uses and while I love the mstab layout, I don't love the tab bar it provides. Instead let's make our own layout without the tab bar or bloat!

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July 04, 2021

NeoVim Bleeding Edge Installation

A guide for how to set up NeoVim with all of its really awesome new features, like Lua configuration that makes NeoVim much faster and true rival to an IDE.

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September 05, 2019

Get the Git

A quick, down and dirty introduction to the Git version control system and its usage within thecontext of Github

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