- Programming tools
- Rochester local recommendations
- Other notes
Programming Tools and Tricks
To start an xterm from a remote host such as a server in the department:
- start X11 in /Applications/Utilities
ssh -Y host_name
- start X11 applications
Rochester Local Recommendations
- Rochester arts calendar hosted by Arts and Cultural Council (the calendar link is not easy to find and follow, hence I have the direct link here).
- Repair service we have had. They are fast, competent, friendly, and local.
- Brian Doehler's Appliance Repair, all appliances, all brands, 585-703-7899.
- Automatic garage door repair, Fred L. Stiffler, 585-663-1180.
- John Kaptein roofing, didn't ask me to replace the roof, fixed missing pieces as scheduled, 585-671-6719.
- Bees & Bugs Be Gone, Jon Olderstein, house spraying, guarantees for one year but lasted a lot more, 585-872-2040.
- Bars, restaurants, etc by GeorgeFerguson
My Personal Preferences
Uncomment preferences variables to activate them (remove the #-sign). Help and details on preferences variables are available in TWikiPreferences
- Show tool-tip topic info on mouse-over of WikiWord links, on or off:
- Set LINKTOOLTIPINFO = off
- Horizontal size of text edit box:
- Vertical size of text edit box:
- Style of text edit box.
width: 99% for full window width (default),
width: auto to disable.
- #Set EDITBOXSTYLE = width: 99%
- Write protect your home page: (set it to your WikiName)
- Set USERLAYOUTURL =
- Set USERSTYLEURL =
- Set USERCOLORSURL =