Installing One by Wacom in Debian Stretch

I believe there are many people who run Debian Stable as their main desktop OS. This article is a short how-to on enabling newer hardware in Debian Stable without switching to another version or distribution. One by Wacom Wacom has released their...

Liberating effect of Ansible

Maintaining two or three Linux machines is not that hard of a task. For many years I have thought it was not worth the effort to automate - regular backups and version-controlled configuration files seemed to be just enough. And then Ansible had...

Accidental submersion into web development

The Library Problem I love reading books. My wife loves reading books. We enjoy shopping for books and we live a ten minute commute away from a huge used books store. That means we have a lot of books. Like, really a lot. A little more than one...

Excel as a CSV editor (with VBA)

One might think that Excel is a decent CSV editor as it is, but it's not. It is a very capable CSV reader, I do not dispute that. When it comes to writing though, Excel does not match what you'd expect from a mature application: It might change...