Buying a stroller

Hello everyone. I became a father in 2014 and now I really learn to appreciate the stroller we bought. Since it was a quite cumbersome decision I want to share my experiences with you. I found it quite hard to select a proper one despite all the ratings around. Folding…

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Gnome desktop interfering with KDE’s desktop

Recently I ran into the problem that after resuming from standby and changing my display configuration my desktop seemed to be no longer displayed. After a bit of searching, I found out that the KDE desktop was still running but my Gnome desktop installed in parallel was started and was…

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Synchronizing Android without Google – finally

A few days ago I finally got it working. I now can synchronize my calendar and addressbook from my Android mobile (with synthesis syncml) to egroupware 1.8 and access this synchronized information via web interface or directly in Linux via GroupDAV with KDE’s Kontact/Akonadi (Kaddressbook, Kalendar) applications. It was a…

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Server Optimization II – Apache

As already stated I do not want to reinvent the wheel at this point. There are many excellent tutorials like e.g. this one concerning the optimization of Apache. For this reason I only want to give a few short hints how I did the optimization in Gentoo. I only did…

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