Some AUR packages (git and such) need manual upgrading06 Feb
AUR packages don't automatically recognize commits made to git repositories, so to be sure that your git packages are up-to-date, you would have to check them manually, and rebuild where necessary.
Yaourt can automate that process.
yaourt -Syua --devel
This will first upgrade packages from...
TempuraFlat GTK2, GTK3, Openbox and Tint2 Themes06 Feb
This is based on a really old GTK2 theme, Tempura. I applied the colors and flat shapes to one of the excellent Bunsen themes. This was a manageable task for GTK2, but GTK3... that took me a while. The amount of config text must be about ten times of the GTK2 config text. Upside: It's all CSS...
Getting email to work with ssmtp, openmailbox.org and Grav05 Feb
My server is running debian stable (jessie).
Recently I had been messing around with different mailing setups, which resulted in total breakage of email sending, as often required by a CMS, usually via
Pacman -Syu fails with "invalid or corrupted package (PGP signature)"31 Jan
I just ran into the following problem while trying to upgrade my archlinux netbook:
error: confuse: signature from "Thorsten Töpper ...." is unknown trust :: File /var/cache/pacman/pkg/confuse-2.8-2-i686.pkg.tar.xz is corrupted (invalid or corrupted p...