HiDPI

Last month, I replaced my fine Radeon HD 7870 with a newer RX 480 video card. This past week, I got a pair of LG 4K monitors using Vivo desk arms at the same time as Fedora 25 upgrades. Nice holiday timing. I still have an HP LP2475w monitor hanging off the HDMI port with…

Upward and Onward?

After hitting my 30 year milestone in IS/IT last year, I decided to make my intentions known to family and peers that it was time for me to make new plans for the next 10-years. My last 10-years as an IS principal engineer and middle-manager serving critical operations support was a challenging and compatible journey.…

Bluetooth speakers

I got an inexpensive Insignia speakers equipped with Bluetooth. While Fedora Linux is happy to pump audio to it, two things were noticeable: startup latency and a short timeout when unused, so the speakers disconnect requiring manual button touching to regain audio. The solution was not evident, but I found these changes to PulseAudio configuration…

Fedora 22 and ClanLib 4.0

Well, fedup is working just fine on a variety of hosts for me.  That lead me back to look in on the ClanLib SDK project and see what was baking in that game developer’s camp.  The updated API looks shiny and less complicated to implement, perhaps because I no longer see options of it supporting…