Brad Lucas

Programming, Clojure and other interests

Gedanken

September 9, 2017

New word: Gedanken

A thought experiment which considers some hypothesis in a conceptual experiment rather an actual experiment.

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Some Tips For Programmers

September 8, 2017

I found this list of tips for programmers from Brian Knapp that I think is worth reviewing.

See the following link.

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Emacs Install Ispell On Mac

September 7, 2017

If you try the ispell command get the following:

Starting new Ispell process ispell with en dictionary...
apply: Searching for program: No such file or directory, ispell

Install ispell with brew

$ brew install ispell
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Turn Off Auto Bulleting In Outlook

September 6, 2017

I have a tendency to sign my emails with a - Brad. With a new install of Outlook on my Mac (15.37) I found it has an annoying (to me) feature which turns a dash into a signal to auto-indent because it is anticapating a bullet list.

Here is how to turn that feature off.

  • Outlook -> Preferences- AutoCorrec - AutoFormat - Turn off 'Automatic bulleted lists'
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Updated Gitx For New Laptop

September 5, 2017

My new laptop is running Sierra 10.12 and my existing GitX at versino 0.7.1 doesn't run.

  • Old Laptop- Mac OSX 10.11 El Captain - GitX 0.7.1

The repo for GitX has details. https://github.com/pieter/gitx/wiki

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