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init script for mongodb 4 on WSL in ubuntu 18.04

If you try to start mongodb on WSL using systemd you will be getting this error. System has not been booted with systemd as init system (PID 1). Can’t operate. There seems to be no init script for mongodb 4 on ubuntu 18.04(may be other versions too). This makes it complicated for starting mongodb in […]

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Software

Install flameshot on ubuntu 16.04

Update 2 In ubuntu 18.04, flameshot can be installed directly sudo apt install flameshot Update There is a ppa for this now. Follow the below link https://launchpad.net/~harish2704/+archive/ubuntu/ppa1 First check whether you have git installed sudo apt install git Clone the repository using this command git clone https://github.com/lupoDharkael/flameshot.git Go to the clone directory cd flameshot Install […]

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Life

2018: Happy New Year

Yup, Another year in the passing. Here is a graph(not really :D). I will talk about this down below So, How was my year? Well, professionally it was great. Coding, It was good. Personally? Look the above graph. I am taking all my previous resolutions (like from 2009. I don’t remember many but I will […]

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Events Life

An ordeal with ethx.in

One fine morning my phone went into a reboot loop, probably because of out of memory. Tried to adb, but wasn’t working but fastboot seems to be working. Attempted to boot a bootloader with fastboot which failed. I gave up, went to recovery and did factory reset. I was hoping that would be the end […]

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Hacks

Best method to configure cleartype

TL:DR Switch on color inversion from Magnifier and run ClearType ClearType is Microsoft’s implementation of subpixel rendering technology in rendering text in a font system. and ClearType sucks. ClearType doesn’t give the best font and the font looks awful bad even after configuring several times. I have tried it several times to get the font […]