tag: howto

GPG Offline Volume Handbook

3 May, 2020 - 5 minutes
Disclaimer: all the “knowledge” you can find in this post, is obtained by trial and error, documentation reading and years of struggling using GPG. Some information may be out of date or just incorrect. Disclaimer 2: as many others point out, GPG is not the easiest software to deal with. Moreover its codebase is dated and hard to extend. Further, in this day and age is pratically used only by the FOSS community and the “darknet” drug dealers.

Win Run Aliases

20 Mar, 2019 - 1 minutes
Today I was looking for a simple and efficient way to add aliases to the Windows Run dialog box (the one you can open using Win+R). Turns out my preferred way to do so is editing the registry, adding a key under HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths ending with .exe. The Default value represents the exe you want to run, you can also add a subkey string value to the key with the name Path to specify the path where you want to run your alias.

WSL + Hyper.js + tmux

11 Mar, 2019 - 1 minutes
In these days I focused on getting a better shell for my win10 host. I wanted a more reliable way to save shells and what’s better than the most loved tmux? Moreover, I wanted a nice terminal, thus I gave Hyper a try. Edit your ~/.hyper.js on your win10 host and edit the following lines: 1 2 3 4 5 6 module.exports = { // ... shell: 'C:\\Windows\\System32\\wsl.exe', // .