The thoughts of a Linux user in a Windows world

All blogs, manuals, app revies and other things I’ve written.

Starship sleeper

This blog is written for no other reason than because I can. I’ve been using Starship for a while and I’ve configured it to be a (almost) 1:1 clone of the stock BASH shell PS1 variable which a lot of Linux distros use by default. Why? Well, because I can, and because I like the stock PS1 style. What does my config look like now? And what does that look like config wise?...

November 13, 2023 · 1 min · 142 words · Sebastiaan Franken

Framework laptop

Yesterday I have purchases a AMD Framework 13" laptop. It will get shipped in the fourth quarter of the year. With these (short) blogs I’ll keep you guys updated.

August 14, 2023 · 1 min · 29 words · Sebastiaan Franken
Fedora 38 Workstation with a nvidia geforce 3080 and Wayland

Nvidia Wayland working on my Fedora install

It’s been possible to use Wayland (Wikipedia) with a nvidia graphics card in Fedora for quite some time now. For some reason unknown to me this has not been possible on my own main machine for a few months. It used to work for a while, but after a certain point the option just disappeared and stopped working. I have to admit I have spent a good amount of time in the past getting Wayland to work before it was officially supported, so my gut told me it might have something to do with that....

June 24, 2023 · 3 min · 450 words · Sebastiaan Franken

Content translation

If you’re reading this you’re probably a (native) English speaker. In that case: welcome! With the redesign / rewrite of my website I’ve decided to also include / translate certain (key) pieces of content. Right now that’s not done, so this is the only piece of content in English available right now. Check back later to see if anything new has been posted!

June 22, 2023 · 1 min · 63 words · Sebastiaan Franken