HFDP Chapter 1: Intro To Design Patterns

In chapter one, I was introduced to a hypothetical situation; a development firm is is working on an application that allows users to generate virtual ducks. The authors do not go into much detail into the use case of this application.   At any rate, the developers are taking an object oriented approach (as is … Continue reading HFDP Chapter 1: Intro To Design Patterns

Embed a terminal into your Fedora 25 XFCE desktop

An embedded terminal can add a layer (pun intended) of utility to your desktop. This article will explain how to use devilspie (a window management application) to layer a terminal emulator window over your desktop wallpaper, giving the impression that it is a part of the wallpaper itself! (NOTE: Now that Wayland has replaced X11, … Continue reading Embed a terminal into your Fedora 25 XFCE desktop