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Gitlab Dreamhost SMTP

June 1, 2016Categories: IT, Tutorial
The other day I've tried to install GitLab on Docker because I've got a Synology NAS which does support Docker :) I've found that if I create an user, it sends a confirmation email (of course it does!) and, unlike with Django, I'm not that versed in RoR to reconfigure to use logs instead of real…

Find your cake day on Reddit

May 30, 2016Categories: IT, Tutorial
The past couple of days I've seen a raise in "cake date" posts on reddit . I'm probably behind the trend on this one, but I never paid attention to the dates I open an account. Nevertheless... I had to find mine, so here's a quick tutorial: Log in into your Reddit account (d'oh!), Go to RSS feeds…

Avoid Typing Password on Git Every Time on Windows

April 14, 2016Category: IT
Today I've updated Android Studio and, when I wanted to fetch stuff from git, it failed (connection issues). Initially, I thought it was because I'm behind a proxy, but all proxy settings were working OK (unchanged, also command line worked just fine). Apparently, the git plugin doesn't ask (anymore…

Set Up Concourse Behind a Proxy

April 7, 2016Category: IT
TL;DR : Most important thing is to find out if your proxy mangles/removes headers. If yes, then you need to contact your IT department. I've got the following error: Get : net/http: request canceled while waiting for connection (Client.Timeout exceeded while awaiting…

Speed-Up your CV Updating on EPSO

March 10, 2016Categories: EPSO, IT, Tutorial
TL;DR : Open two browsers and use the script below to be quick in inputting your EPSO application. This tutorial is for: People who already have filled up their EPSO accounts and just need to copy-paste data around People with lots of entries Who is sick and tired of scrolling through the calendar…

Change Decimal Comma to Dot in Excel Mac

March 3, 2016Categories: IT, Tutorial
TL;DR : There are two things you can do: Change in Language & Region -> Advanced... When converting a text to columns, you can specify the delimiter ( Step 3 of 3 -> Advanced... ) Regional settings The regional settings will affect all applications, not only Excel. Here you can specify the…

Definitive Tutorial to CM13 on LG G2 D802

February 24, 2016Categories: Hardware, IT, Tutorial
NOTE : You need to be able to reach download mode at least ( Power + Volume Up ). If you don't you need to go search somewhere else how to get to this point. Prerequisites You'll need the following: A Windows machine. Windows 8 is what I tried, but I think Win 10 will do as well. USB 2.0. I haven't…

Clean Factory Reset for LG G2 (802)

February 22, 2016Categories: Hardware, IT
TL;DR: If you can't enter recovery (but you can enter download mode) and you've installed Lollipop stock back from CM13, you need to erase everything ( CSE Flash on your LG Flash Tool ). The other day I've updated CM13 to a new nightly and it got stuck on boot loop. After searching on the…

Migrate PostgreSQL Between Two Machines

February 5, 2016Categories: IT, Tutorial
TL;DR : Once you prepare the connection, pg_dump is your friend. Recently, we had to migrate a large-ish DB (1.5 TB) from a Windows installation to a Linux one in order to accommodate a series of third party extensions. We have split the process in three: Prepare the migration Migrate users Migrate…

Hide Apps in Nova Launcher Drawer

January 28, 2016Categories: IT, Tutorial
TL;DR : Select Nova Settings -> App and widget drawers -> Hide apps (scroll down bit) -> select the apps you want to hide. I've noticed that my app drawer started to get cluttered with stuff I'm not really using (like the Audio FX stuff). since some of the things I can't remove (system apps…

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