Monthly Archives: April 2011

Making a backup of the structure of a PostgreSQL database

I’m currently extending a web application that uses a PostgreSQL 8 database to store various data. In situations like these you’ll usually have a web server and a database server installed on your development machine so you can test the … Continue reading

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Manually installing LaTeX packages under Kubuntu 10.04

Today I wanted to install the algorithms package for LaTeX under Kubuntu to get some neat pseudo code into my thesis. I found an article that explains how to install LaTeX packages manually to a directory in your $HOME for … Continue reading

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It’s springtime!

…at least this weekend felt like it was! 😀

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Using jmol and other Java applets under Firefox 4 on Linux

This short article explains what you need to to if you want to use Java applets in Firefox under Linux. I recently installed FireFox 4 into my home directory under Kubuntu 10.04 because only version 3.6 is available in the … Continue reading

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