GTK Dark Themes with Firefox

TIL: When using dark GTK+ themes on your Linux desktop, Firefox does not handle them too well as the translation between the Firefox UI toolkit and GTK does have some issues. For instance, these native GTK text inputs on websites are practically unusable:   You cannot tell but I actually entered “Takuto” in that field…

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GDPR Update

As you may or may not know, the General Data Protection Regulation is now in effect as of May 25th. This is a private site and I don’t track my visitors nor do I collect any data on them. I’ve made the following changes as a precaution: Comments are now disabled. They were never used…

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Silex Skeleton

I’ve been looking for a good, minimalistic MVC microframework for PHP development for designing RESTful APIs. I’ve found Silex and I love it because it comes with some bare essentials: A simple dependency injection container and a router. That’s it. Nothing else. Need more? Use Composer to plug in more stuff. This allows me to build powerful…

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E-Mail Verschlüsselung

Ab sofort nimmt mein Mailserver keine E-Mails mehr an, die unverschlüsselt reinkommen. Solltest du mir also eine Mail schicken und du bekommst eine Unzustellbar-Mail, dann steht da sicher folgender Fehler drinnen: 530 5.7.0 Must issue a STARTTLS command first Das heißt,  dass dein E-Mailanbieter keine Verschlüsselung von E-Mails auf dem Transportweg unterstützt. Damit ist gemeint:…

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