Fri, Nov 13, 2015 · 3 minute read
I don’t like password managers. I don’t trust them. But when you work in a small team and use a lot of different servers and technologies you sometimes have to securely store and share a secret with them. There are a lot of password managers out there that can do that but I want a very simple command line tool that just uses standard technologies and — Tata — Pass, the standard unix password manager hits the spot.
Tue, Sep 29, 2015 · 2 minute read
Formatting and parsing date/time strings is a very common use-case in programming. A lot of the programming languages I worked with take the same approach for that: Using the Unicode time pattern syntax UTS #35. For me it is always hard to remember the details, especially when it comes to the upper and lower case codes.
Thu, Sep 3, 2015 · 1 minute read
With the new release v23.0.0 of the AppCompat library it is now possible to create Material Design Buttons for Lollipop and Pre-Lollipop devices.
Tue, Feb 17, 2015 · 2 minute read
Four years since my last blogpost and a very crappy old style of the site, I have decided completely revamp it.
Mon, Mar 14, 2011 · 2 minute read
Fri, Jan 14, 2011 · 1 minute read
Dies ist der erste Teil eines Bauberichts des Bausatzes Shamrock von Amati im Maßstab von 1:80. Da ich ein blutiger Anfänger bin, was Schiffsmodellbau angeht, ist dieser Bausatz genau das Richtige, denn der Rumpf ist ein vorgefertigtes Resinteil. So fängt das echte Modellbauen erst bei dem Deck an. Der Bausatz ist eigentlich auf italienisch, es liegt aber ein Zettel mit den wichtigsten Übersetzungen bei - so lernt man auch gleich noch etwas Fremdsprache, z.
Thu, Dec 23, 2010 · 3 minute read
So, in my first blog post I will describe howto use GitHub to serve a Blogofile Blog, which I have done with this blog. ### First, what is Blogofile? Blogofile is a framework for static websites. You don’t need a webserver and no database, only webspace. Blogofile provides templates, controllers and filters, almost like any other dynamic web frameworks and compiles them to a static website. Right now it is more or less a blogging engine but you can actually create any website you want.