I already have an article about minimal Xorg installation in FreeBSD with dwm. This article is about the same but with Debian-based systems. The method below is useful when the hard drive has small amount of free space. So, for disk space economy. Also it is good feeling to know that the system has only […]
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We can get Chinese, Japanese, Korean input in FreeBSD in the same way as in Linux (Writing Chinese, Japanese in Linux). But, some things in FreeBSD are different: in FreeBSD another set of fcitx, font packages. What is nice, some things in FreeBSD are even simpler than in Linux. For example, during the installation process […]
FFplay is a media player with a console interface. It uses ffmpeg libraries to work with codecs. Many options that are valid for ffmpeg also work in ffplay. For example, sound settings (e.g. -af volume\channels), video buffer settings(e.g. -vf subtitles) and more. In Linux repositories, it is usually present along with ffmpeg, so it can […]
There is a very simple manga reader. It doesn’t require high power of the computer and it works very fast. From dependencies, it requires only python, and GTK. If you have unrar installed on your system, it can also read directly from the .rar archive (it automatically unpacks the archive in /tmp). It also supports […]
Let’s talk a little about the coolest media player. Before MPV, I loved to use ffplay. It is quite flexible, but requires many options to type. So, I’m tired of typing commands into the terminal. Therefore, I chose MPV because it’s based on ffmpeg libraries with which i am a little familiar. MPV is fast, […]