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Just built new shelves for games in closet. Turned out I still needed the old shelves. A post shared by Joshua Boyd (@joshua_d_boyd) on Jun 4, 2018 at 9:48pm PDT

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We had a guest today. A post shared by Joshua Boyd (@joshua_d_boyd) on Jan 22, 2018 at 1:44pm PST

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I think that recipes should replace phrases like medium high heat or simmer with temperatures. I interpret medium high heat to mean about 350-370 degrees Fahrenheit (175-190 C). Likewise, I call a simmer about 200 degrees (about 95 C). For … Continue reading

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A quick trial at creating color fields (and then sticking textured stuff on top).

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How to convert audio format in a video file: ffmpeg -i input.mkv -vcodec copy -acodec ac3 -ab 448k output.mkv

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The upgrade from LibreOffice 3.6 to 4.0 on Windows wants you to reboot the computer. I expected better of free software.

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It is night time.  David is in bed.  Deb is sitting next to him reading a book titled “Hey! Wake Up!“

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I want to see a 100% open source android distro. The first pass could be AOSP or CyanogenMod without the closed source GApps. F-Droid would be pre-installed, along with a selection of basic apps like K9 Mail and aCal. I … Continue reading

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I just upgraded from PostgreSQL 8.3 to 9.2.  In doing so, I also went from a Sun optimized build (since I installed their supplied version before) to a self built version where I didn’t fiddle with optimization at all (the documentation suggests -O5, … Continue reading

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Convert flac to mp3: flac -cd track.flack | lame -h – track.mp3

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