Viewing An Org Mode File In A Browser

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While editing files in org-mode I frequently need to see what the HTML version of a single file will look like. The workflow below shows how I can do so very quickly and easily using my favorite browser.

First I need to publish the file that I’m currently editing ...

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Kinesis Adavantage Review For Technologists

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I recently purchased a Kinesis Advantage Keyboard for the following reasons:

  • I am a sysadmin for a living and a computer geek for fun so I spend a lot of time behind a keyboard.
  • I'm tired of buying new keyboards and I found a lot of reviews where people ...
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Review Of "Just F*cking Ship"

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What I liked about this book is that it is full of lots of good information There are some very good tips and real world advice on completing a technical project on time.

What I didn't like about this book is that this good advice ...

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Review Of "Instant Puppet 3 Starter"

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Book cover

I've been using Puppet for a couple of years now in a quick and dirty way on a couple of side projects. Heck, I've even published a couple of modules. I find it to be very easy to use and incredibly useful ...

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Is Using Virtualenv Really A Good Idea For Production Django Applications?

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I am very new to Django and really like it, so I hope that people don't misinterpret attempts at humor below as trolling. I am open to all opinions and guidance :-)

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Also, I appreciate all of the feedback in the Reddit thread on this post. Please see ...

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Fixing Linux Sleep Issues With The Lenovo X230

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I had trouble finding help on this issue so I hope this will help other Linux users who use the Lenovo X230.

I'm running Debian 7.x and almost everything works really well with my X230. I say almost everything because occasionally the computer won't go to sleep ...

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cupsdAuthorize: pam_authenticate() returned 7 (Authentication failure)!

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I was getting the error listed above when I was trying to add a printer via the CUPS web interface. Everything should have worked - my user was in the lpadmin group and my config file looked good. However, every time I clicked on the "Add Printer" button, the following would ...

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Migrating Vimwiki Content From 1.x To 2.x Using Vim

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I'm a huge fan of the vimwiki plugin for documenting my daily tasks at work and home. It's quick, powerful, easy to use, and I love how easy it is to share my notes with others. I started using it in December 2011 and I've probably used ...

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Cowsay Server - Part 3

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This is the third post in a series of articles about writing my first application that uses sockets. For more information about why I'm doing this or how, please see my first article.

Now With Rspec And STDERR!

Wow, that is not a sexy heading :-)

When I left off ...

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Cowsay Server - Part 2

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This is the second post in a series of articles about writing my first application that uses sockets. For more information about why I'm doing this or how, please see my first article.

More Functional Requirements

I have a working server, but there are two things that bug me ...

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