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FFXIV Astrologian guide

01 Jul 2017

Astrologian is stance based healer, which can play-main healer role as well as off-healer one. This guide aims mostly to help new users which just got job crystal and have no idea how to play as astrologian. In other hand I hope some experienced users may find useful some tips as well. Please note I'm not going to describe each skill, so for descriptions and so on please follow the link.

Tags: ffxiv,astrologian

How to upload screenshots to S3 from linux

16 Dec 2016

For some reasons I'm forced to upload screenshots to S3 instead of public resourses. This paper describes simple solution which allows to upload screenshots and get link to it directly from screenshot tool.

Tags: linux,s3

Awesome Widgets - Introducing custom formatters and macros

05 Jun 2016

This paper describes new major features of Awesome Widgets 3.2.0.

Tags: awesome-widgets,pytextmonitor

URL changes

09 Jan 2016

I would like to inform you that I've changed site and repository URL from arcanis.name to arcanis.me. It was done just because ME domain is more pretty. The old URLs will be still valid till Mar 2016 (date of the domain name registration), but at the moment I've setup URL redirection to the new URL. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Tags: site

Add cppcheck and clang-format for a cmake project

17 Oct 2015

A small How-To which describes how to add automatic code style checking and static analyser to a project on C++ which uses cmake as a build system.

Tags: development,c++,cmake

Awesome Widgets - bells and whistles

19 Dec 2014

The paper deals with settings of a custom scripts and graphical bars in the new version of Awesome Widgets (2.1).

Tags: awesome-widgets,pytextmonitor

How to encrypt home directory. For dummies

12 Dec 2014

single-door
This paper is about encryption home directory using ecryptfs and automount settins using systemd and key on flash card.

Tags: linux,systemd,ecryptfs

Migration Awesome Widgets (ex-PyTextMonitor) to version 2.0

04 Sep 2014

broken-computer
Some significant changes occur in the version 2.0 (really, I didn't do anything which can break your desktop!) and user API was rewritten. This paper should help to migrate from older PyTextMonitor versions (<1.11.0) to new one (>2.0).

Tags: awesome-widgets,pytextmonitor

Writting own Shell completions. Bash

17 Jul 2014

bash_completion
Some basics of creating a completion files for own application are described in these articles.

Tags: linux,development

Writting own Shell completions. Zsh

17 Jul 2014

bash_completion
Some basics of creating a completion files for own application are described in these articles.

Tags: linux,development