Yearly Archives: 2019

5 posts

Updating My ThinkPad E480’s BIOS On Linux

It has been almost a year since I last updated my BIOS on my ThinkPad. I recently found out that there were a few improvements to performance and efficiency. I always thought BIOS updates were only possible through Windows but today I found a helpful tutorial on updating the BIOS […]

How To Increase Thunderbird Line Height

I’m a long time user of the Thunderbird email client. It is very robust, easy to use and the mail-filtering system is top-notch. Recently, I learned that you can increase the line height to improve readability. By default, messages and folders are quite close to each other which makes readability […]

Getting MATLAB to run on Fedora 30

Recently, I upgraded to the from Fedora 29 to 30 and everything went well but MATLAB R2018b wouldn’t launch. In this short article, I will share with you how I got MATLAB to run with the latest version of Fedora. For those running MATLAB on Fedora 30 or if you […]

How to stop Git from asking user credentials

When I started to use Git, I always found it frustrating that it kept asking me to enter my credentials every time I wanted to push to a remote repository. After some search, I found a way for it to remember my credentials for a period of time. The file […]