Category Archives: English

Installing and running clojure and Leiningen on windows 8

I’ve played around a little with Clojure on several occasions before, but never really done anything serious with it. I’ve decided to give it another try now, and I was pleasantly surprised by how easy it has gotten to install … Continue reading

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Book review: “Influencer”, by Patterson et. al.

I’m currently reading “Influencer: The power to change anything” by Patterson, et.al. Despite the somewhat corny title with it’s grandiose promise, I’m finding the book quite interesting. It describes a set of factors or forces that affect how people behave, … Continue reading

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Reactions in Norway after 22.07.2011

As a Norwegian, I’d like to share some thoughts I’ve had since the terrorist attacks in Oslo and on Utøya last Friday. First of all I would like to extend my condolences and sympathy to all those affected directly by … Continue reading

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Wordcount for PDF in Emacs (linux)

Need to do a word count in Emacs? Strangely enough, that’s one thing that is not as easy as one would think. Anyway, if you DO need word count, chances are it’s because your using Latex to write whatever it … Continue reading

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Using Caps Lock as an extra Ctrl in suse 11.2/kde

As I’m using Emacs on a regular basis these days, I’m totally dependent on my left control-key being easy to reach (if you don’t know what I’m talking about, go read about emacs before continuing!). It may sound like a … Continue reading

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The IPhone is compatible with A.D. time travel

I had to reset the date on my IPod today, and stumbled upon something interesting. It happened because the date had somehow been reset to the year 2000. Fine. Ten years back now seems a while ago, but oh well. … Continue reading

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Why latex only includes one of your files

Just another quick tip that might help someone save some time and frustration: If when writing in Latex, you try to include one or more finished files into another file and only part of the final documents is generated, check … Continue reading

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