• Fonts I'm using for coding

    Here is a modest list of the fonts I have been using along my 15 years of coding/programming. If you read those lines, I assume you are looking for a good font which is pleasant to code with, easy to read with distinct characters (ex: O / 0 or l...

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  • Numeric Keypad not recognized in PuTTY

    In case you logged into an SSH session and your numeric keypad is not working, follow these steps to fix the problem: 1) Go to Change Settings… -> Terminal -> Features 2) Check the option Disable application keypad mode 3) Apply Test your numeric keypad and it should work. Sometimes...

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  • PLESK - FTP Secured TLS does connect but does not obtain directory listing

    Chances are your Passive Ports are not set in your PLESK ProFTPD configuration. To fix that edit: vim /etc/proftpd.d/50-plesk.conf Add a PassivePorts range to allow simultaneous FPT connections. Your configuration should be like this: #ATTENTION! # #DO NOT MODIFY THIS FILE BECAUSE IT WAS GENERATED AUTOMATICALLY, #SO ALL YOUR CHANGES...

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  • Limits of Jekyll categories and i18n

    Before reading: This article deals with categories page generation by language using Jekyll and the problems I personally have to implement it. This article don’t list the limits of Jekyll in a general point of view. As you maybe noticed, I have been using Jekyll to build this website from...

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  • Google Hangouts Chat first review (after one week)

    The story started when Microsoft has acquired Skype in 2011. Technically speaking I’ve nothing against Skype, however Microsoft has made some « bad choices » — in my opinion. I was happy and satisfied with Skype until Microsoft decided to kill P2P support from it. Maybe they did that due to performance...

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  • Sublime Text 3 & plugins I'm using

    I discovered ST few years ago long before Atom, Brackets and Microsoft Visual Code. I was looking for a “more graphical” alternative to VIM and ST seemed to be the best match for me at this time. If you have used VIM quite a bit you should know about the...

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  • Windows 10: Applications not indexed properly

    Since I upgraded to Windows 10 I’m struggling to have my installed applications indexed in Start Menu. With applications installed via an installer it works fine but if I extract a program from an archive (like .zip or whatever) and place it manually to my Programs directory it’s not indexed....

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