Scrolling on FreeBSD with the arrow keys

I recently acquired a HP EliteBook 9470m (before you ask: it's personal), and installed FreeBSD on it. The Synaptics touchpad is detected on FreeBSD as a PS/2 mouse on both laptops, and unlike the 2570p I was coming from, the 9470m doesn't automatically fallback to edge scrolling. While web…

Running Minecraft on FreeBSD

I certainly am late to the party, but I got a Minecraft license as a gift. As a user of FreeBSD on the desktop, I do run into a few problems, one being that I can't run Minecraft out of the box. To get Minecraft running on FreeBSD, first you…

Switching from Pelican to Ghost

If you haven't noticed, I have changed my website again. This time, I'm using the popular Node.js blogging platform Ghost. Installing Ghost on FreeBSD did take some effort, primarily because npm didn't detect sqlite3 on my system unless I ran: npm install sqlite3 --sqlite=/usr/local To install Node's…

OnionLauncher Guide

OnionLauncher is a launcher for the Internet anonomity software Tor using Python, PyQt5, and Stem. It is similar to a prevoius project I done (TorNova), but is different in some aspects. But the point of this article is to serve as a guide for OnionLauncher. First, you should make sure…