Saturday, February 28, 2015

Adjusting scrollbar width on Lubuntu


I recently updated my Lubuntu and noticed that the scrollbars are now nearly too thin to see. On a netbook, it's almost impossible. Fortunately, it's easy to fix. UPDATE 28 Feb 2015:  The prior method I listed no longer works as of Lubuntu 14.04, so use this method instead: Run this command in a terminal (or just navigate with admin privileg…

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Yellow Dust Emergency Alert SMS message today, 22 Feb. 2015


If you live in the Incheon/ Gyeonggi / Seoul area, you probably received this text message on your phone today. Don't panic . Here's my basic translation: [국민안전처] 22일 18시 인천광역시, 경기서부지역 황사경보, 창문을 닫아 황사유입 차단 실외활동 자제, 외출할때 마스크 착용 As of 6pm, February 22nd, a Yellow Dust warning is in effect for Incheon and western Gyeonggi-do. Close all windows…