About takisd

I am a software developer from Melbourne, Australia. I promote and support open source software and release whatever I can of my own work under the GPL license.

Latest Posts by takisd

My new Debian Buster install notes

Some goto notes for installing Buster on my new T470… Quick BIOS tweak – disable UEFI secure boot – thats all I did here. Base…

Gnome 3 ctrl-alt-up/down key binding and Eclipse

A recent pain point after installing Ubuntu Gnome at work was the key binding for workspace switching up/down. I thought I should record this here…


A friend of mine wanted to see if his machine could beat the pants off my machine. I figured a pee-ing competition is always fun…

SOAP Response Codes

I recently had an issue where as a part of a SOAP fault response I wanted to return a HTML response code that better represented…

RIP Steve Jobs

RIP Steve Jobs