linux

Awesome tools

Making life easier

This is a personal list of tools which I probably don’t use daily, but will help a bunch when their purpose is needed.

  • checkinstall - Replaces make install and creates an uninstallable .deb of any ‘regular’ source package.

Hi-res scrolling on Linux

Smooth scrolling for all

Various Logitech mice implement something called hi-res scrolling. This means instead of having the content move for 3 lines for each scroll movement, you can scroll per-pixel. This gives a precise and smooth experience while scrolling. Enabling the feature First off, we need to enable this feature. Solaar is able to do so when using the Logitech USB receiver. Install it as follows: 1 2 3 4 5 git clone https://github. [Read More]