Monthly Archive: July 2016

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TUG 2016 – Day 2 – Figures to Fonts

The second day of TUG 2016 was again full of interesting talks spanning from user experiences to highly technical details about astrological chart drawing, and graphical user interfaces to TikZ to the invited talk...

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TUG 2016 – Day 1 – Routers and Reading

The first day of the real conference started with an excellent overview of what one can do with TeX, spanning from traditional scientific journal styles to generating router configuration for cruising ships. All this...

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TUG 2016 – Day 0 – Books and Beers

The second pre-conference day was dedicated to books and beers, with a visit to an exquisite print studio, and a beer tasting session at one of the craft breweries in Canada. In addition we...

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パン屋 NiOR

パンというもの、本当のパンというのが大好きな僕は、いつも美味しいパンを探したり、すべての新しいパン屋を試してみる。野々市に住んでる場合は、ジョアンというパン屋さんは一番人気だと思うけど、僕の感覚の中、ジョアンはパン屋ではありません。ジョアンはペストリー、お菓子を作ってる。商品の9割りは変わったことだ。よくとっても美味しいペストリーを作ってるけど、パンではありません。 最近うちの近所にできた「NiOR」というパン屋は全く違う。神様から送ってもらったみたい。パンを作ってるパン屋。 これから幸せな生活が始まります!

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Osamu Dazai – No Longer Human

Japanese authors have a tendency to commit suicide, it seems. I have read Ryunosuke Akutagawa (芥川 龍之介, at 35), Yukio Mishima (三島 由紀夫, at 45), and also Osamu Dazai (太宰 治, at 39). Their...

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Michael Köhlmeier: Zwei Herren am Strand

This recent book of the Austrian author Michael Köhlmeier, Zwei Herren am Strand (Hanser Verlag), spins a story about an imaginative friendship between Charlie Chaplin and Winston Churchill. While there might not as be...

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OpenPHT 1.6.2 for Debian/sid

I have updated the openpht repository with builds of OpenPHT 1.6.2 for Debian/sid for both amd64 and i386 architecture. For those who have forgotten it, OpenPHT is the open source fork of Plex Home...