Finite-state automata in LaTeX (March 24, 2003, 0) - In a really old post on firstname.lastname@example.org“>email@example.com (Jan 27 2003),
Mark Zimmerman suggests the use of metapost to generate pretty finite
state automata in LaTeX. Peter Jenke suggests xypic, which Nori
pdf presentations (March 25, 2003, 0) - On firstname.lastname@example.org, David Z Maze thinks Prosper is great
for making PDF presentations from LaTeX. xpdf -fullscreen
-papercolor black to actually run the slides.
deleting messages after N days — tips (March 23, 2003, 0) - I was somewhat apologetic about the lack of delete-after-N-days
features in Linux mail clients, since my mom relies on that to keep
mail volumes manageable and yet still be able to share mail with other people.
Then a message on email@example.com alerts me to the fact that
some people use something like this in their crontab:
Â» # m
Debian pre-installed laptops (September 15, 2003, 0) -
Doh! Debian.org already has a page that lists vendors that will
pre-install Debian here: