Month: May 2017

  • Synology’s Virtual Machine Manager

    https://www.synology.com/en-global/beta/2017_VMM https://www.synology.com/en-global/beta/2017_VMM/ReleaseNotes … models with less than 4GB of memory cannot run virtual machines …

  • OpenOffice, RTF files, “fields”, and the irritating RTF keyword “MERGEFIELD”

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rich_Text_Format AKA RTF, filename extension “.rtf”; a Microsoft standard https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OpenOffice http://shop.oreilly.com/product/9780596004750.do – RTF Pocket Guide http://interglacial.com/rtf/ – RTF Pocket Guide (home page) http://interglacial.com/rtf/emacs/ – emacs RTF mode Once a year my accountants send me RTF files (“.rtf”) with “fields“. “fields” have “names” and “values“. Microsoft Office (presumably) deals properly with displaying and printing the field values. On OS […]

  • “The Search for Traces” on Exhibit in Berlin – it documents Jewish heritage sites in Ukraine, Moldova, Romania and Poland

    https://vanishedworld.wordpress.com/2017/05/08/the-search-for-traces-on-exhibit-in-berlin/ I attended the vernissage on 2017-05-07, because my cousin pointed me there https://vanishedworld.wordpress.com/book/ – ISBN 978-3-00-048258-8 – the accompanying book – with the shown pictures and short text https://vanishedworld.files.wordpress.com/2017/05/ausstellungstexte-berlin-2017-02-021.pdf – the exhibition booklet as PDF with extended text – the same text as shown on the A4 pages (to be read within the exhibition room) with small pictures […]