Customizing Gnome Adwaita theme

This is a quick note about testing changes to the official GNOME GTK+ theme Adwaita1....

November 19, 2017 · 2 min · Carlo Lobrano

My First Contribution to GNOME Calendar

I am not totally new to open source contributions. Luckily enough, I have both some spare time to contribute to the communities I like and a Company that wants me to support some open source projects (see UbuntuCore and ModemManager)....

July 5, 2017 · 3 min · Carlo Lobrano

Multiple versions of core libraries

This is just a reminder to myself, in case I will need it in the future....

July 12, 2016 · 2 min · Carlo Lobrano

VIM plugin manager

In the process of moving from vim to neovim, looking for improved plugin managers that the new version of vim could have created, I found vim-plug....

June 16, 2016 · 1 min · Carlo Lobrano

Solve unresolved external symbol

The last months I’ve been very busy testing the integration between modems, ModemManager and client’s somehow-custom Ubuntu images, so I often had to install new versions of software trying to avoid breaking dependencies....

May 19, 2016 · 2 min · Carlo Lobrano

Reading habit in 2015

For the second year in a row, I traced all the books I read this year....

January 2, 2016 · 2 min · Carlo Lobrano

Free this memory!

One of the things I like the most in Linux is the large amount of programs that anybody can try....

October 27, 2015 · 2 min · Carlo Lobrano

Do not disable security layers

Disclaimer (sort of): here I am talking from a Software developer point of view AND about open source projects, which is true in most of the cases where I saw the behavior I am about to describe....

October 20, 2015 · 2 min · Carlo Lobrano

Working Remotely

Using this interesting and full of references article as starting point, I want to express my point of view about “working in office” v....

January 4, 2015 · 4 min · Carlo Lobrano

Openshift and SSH Keys

Since I moved back to Ubuntu-based machines I had some “problems” with Openshift application management (I am talking about command line)....

June 8, 2014 · 2 min · Carlo Lobrano

What Goes Around, Comes Around

Few weeks ago I begun the Udacity’s course Software Testing. The course covers the basics of software testing (you don’t say?...

July 28, 2013 · 3 min · Carlo Lobrano

Read a file in just one line with Java

Something I never really liked in Java was the excessive amount of code to just read a file, but finally, starting from Java 1....

January 13, 2013 · 1 min · Carlo Lobrano

The std queue's long memory

I wrote this just like a note of something unexpected I noticed few days ago....

January 1, 2013 · 3 min · Carlo Lobrano