1. How I Merged 36 Spreadsheets In 2 Minutes—LibreOffice on the Command-Line

    A brief anecdote in which I use a spreadsheet application to manipulate lots of spreadsheets without actually opening any spreadsheets.

    Saturday, 28 March 2020

  2. The Vim-Inspired Editor with a Linguistic Twist

    A Vim convert’s commentary on Kakoune, the selection-oriented editor focused on interactivity and incremental results—or mawww’s experiment for a better code editor.

    Friday, 06 September 2019

  3. Guide to Installing the rc Shell with Line Editing in Linux

    How to compile and install Byron Rakitzis’ reimplementation of the rc shell from Plan 9—an expressive and thoughtfully designed alternative to the ubiquitous Bourne-compatible shells of today.

    Wednesday, 26 June 2019