mp3fs for Linux

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mp3fs in OSX

<p> mp3fs is a very nice idea and a smooth way to use a vast library of lossless archived CDs in the awesome <a href="http://flac.sourceforge.net/">FLAC</a> with <a href="http://www.apple.com/no/ipod/whichipod/">silly mp3players</a> without native support. </p> <p> The concept of mp3fs is a FUSE filesystem which converts FLACs to mp3s on the fly (CBR only as of now) via lame. Thus you can have the original FLACs stored, and expose a folder structure of converted mp3s to whatever you want.
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How to read Mac .dmg images in Linux

<p> Quick Guide that was tested on Ubuntu Linux Jaunty Jackalope. </p> <p> 1. Download and compile DMG2IMG <a href="http://vu1tur.eu.org/tools/download.pl?dmg2img.tar.gz">http://vu1tur.eu.org/tools/download.pl?dmg2img.tar.gz</a> (<a href="http://vu1tur.eu.org/tools/">http://vu1tur.eu.org/tools/</a>) : </p> <blockquote> <p> wget -O dmg2img.tar.gz <a href="http://vu1tur.eu.org/tools/download.pl?dmg2img.tar.gz">http://vu1tur.eu.org/tools/download.pl?dmg2img.tar.gz</a><br /> tar xfz dmg2img.tar.gz<br /> cd dmg2img<br /> make </p> </blockquote> <p> 2. Convert the DMG to IMG with dmg2img : </p> <blockquote> <p> ./dmg2img file.dmg </p> </blockquote> <p> 3. Install hfsplus : </p> <blockquote> <p> sudo apt-get install hfsplus </p> </blockquote> <p> 4.
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Norwegian holidays in Zimbra

<p> 1. Switch to the Calendar view in the Zimbra webui.<br /> 2. Click &#8220;New Calendar&#8221; (or &#8220;Ny kalender&#8221; in Norwegian).<br /> 3. Name it something nice like &#8220;Norwegian public holidays&#8221;.<br /> 4. Check the box &#8220;Synchronize events from remote calendar&#8221; (&#8220;Synkroniser avtaler mot ekstern kalender&#8221; in Norwegian).<br /> 5. Paste <a href="http://ical.mac.com/bjorkheim/Norske%20helligdager.ics">http://ical.mac.com/bjorkheim/Norske%20helligdager.ics</a><br /> 6. Click Ok. </p> <p> As long as the calendar maintainer bothers to update, Zimbra wil automatically receive updates.
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Sqlite VACUUM for fun and profit

<p> Sigurds triks gjengitt for allmennheten : </p> <p> Avslutt firefox. </p> <p> $ cd ~/.mozilla/firefox/<br /> $ cd PROFILFOLDER (byttes med din profilfolder)<br /> $ mkdir sqlite.back<br /> $ for file in *.sqlite ; do ls -lh $file ; cp $file sqlite.back ; echo &#8220;VACUUM;&#8221;|sqlite3 $file; ls -lh $file; done </p> <p> Start firefox. </p> <p> I mitt tilfelle fikk jeg krympet den største filen fra 51 til 17MB.
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