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Archive for June, 2008

MikTeX package manager for Linux

Sunday, June 15th, 2008

One of the few things I really missed when I switched from Windows to Linux was MikTeX, since it makes installation of LaTeX packages very easy, where Linux makes you jump through hoops. So I’m delighted that MikTeX brings this functionality to Linux, trough MikTeX Tools. Since this is not available through aptitude, you have to […]

Binding a key to the middle mouse button with xmodmap and xkbset

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

Great, I just found this here. This is how you can bind a key to the middle mouse button (I use the middle mouse button a lot to (a) paste stuff from the clipboard, (b) open links in background tabs in Firefox). I used the pause/break key, so it’s slightly modified. I first had to […]