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Often when working on experimental Git branches, it is necessary to modify files outside of the Git repository when we change branches to properly test some of the new features. An example of this type of files would be configuration files. Through the use of Git hooks it is possible …

Once clarified the different meanings of Montreal, I'm in a better position to solve a question inspired by a conversation with a friend, the question is: How far from a Costco is everyone in the Montreal? For city, I'll be using a map, that encompasses all the interpretations of Montreal …

After many tries, I finally found a good set of steps to install Adobe Acrobat Reader DC in my Linux computer. Status   Features       ✅ Form filling     ✅ Comment tools     ✅ Sticky notes     ✅ Printing     ❌ Signature Setup Arch Linux (up to May 2022)* Wine-stable 7.0 *The same configuration for Wine, winetricks and fonts should …

A tale of too (many) Montreal

Updated: The content of this post was featured in MTL Blog, and prompted an exciting discussion on r/montreal. Lastly, check this awesome video to know more on why it's important to know the terms that Montreal can make reference, as they can be used to mislead in important socioeconomic …

Based on icon made by Freepik from www.flaticon.com Good code commenting, including good syntax and spelling, is an important feature to assure the high quality of code documentation, which in turn, is vital in development of scientific open-source software. Poor spelling is not only unprofessional, it can create …

In contrast to Matlab for Windows and macOS, Matlab for Linux does not automatically make the associations with its related files .m, .mat, and .fig. This post describes the how to do the association, it includes: 1. defining MIME types, 2. setting icons, and 3. creating desktop entries (.desktop files …