30.12.19

How to add Dear Imgui to an SDL2+OpenGL project
During the development of many (visual) applications and tools a simple ad-hoc GUI-library can be very useful to interactively experiment with different settings and inspect values for debugging. The Dear Imgui C++-library fits this niche perfectly.

15.08.19

Manipulating Markdown checkboxes with Regexes in Vim
Regular expressions are a powerful tool for searching (and replacing) text. Here we want to use them to interact with checkboxes when editing Markdown in Vim.

25.05.19

How to setup an SDL2+OpenGL project with CMake
The SDL2 library can be used to create and manage an OpenGL environment, which then can be accessed directly using the OpenGL API. This is a quite comfortable alternative to the "common" ecosystem of add-ons and extension wranglers. But how exactly to setup the build, i.e. what headers to include and what libraries to link to, is quite hard to find out.

17.04.18

Using rsync
The command line tool rsync commonly found in many Linux distributions is a powerful tool for synchronizing files in directories. It is useful for keeping mirrors of directories up-to-date with minimal effort and data-transfer. This includes copies on remote machines and web servers.