Tag Archives: Arch Linux

Powerline fonts, Devicon glyphs, URXVT, Neo VIM


For over a year I had been trying to get these to work together, but I had never been able to get them to play together. I tried installing Powerline fonts, Nerd fonts (the full set) different versions of URXVT, different versions of nvim, but the results were always the same, a bunch of disrespectful […]
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Oracle VirtualBox in Archlinux using Docker


When you try to create a virtualbox using the docker machine command To fix it uninstall the VM’s using docker-machine rm command and uninstall VirtualBox. Then run the following on Arch Reboot… just in case… You should be good to go. References https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/VirtualBox https://gist.github.com/GabLeRoux/52bc669037c8b11f36a7

Python IDE with Neovim


Neovim is my favourite editor, so it was only natural for me to try and use it as my python IDE. Setting it up was not an easy task because I haven’t programmed in ages, neither do I have serious experience with Linux. Before I get into the nuts and the bolts let me tell […]
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Using the fingerprint reader to unlock Arch Linux


login to i3 window manager using i3lock using the fingerprint reader (X1-Carbon)

Arch Linux, X1 Carbon 5, i3wm experiences


This post is a general round up of my experiences with, well you just read the tag line. Thinkpad X1 Carbon First of all I have to say that I love my Carbon. Having said that, it does have it’s share of problems. Actually, its singular… Not problems, just one problem… Battery Life and that […]
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