Apple movie file to animated gif

Make a proper recording

  • Record using QuickTime
  • Clip/trim the video


ffmpeg -i -vf fps=5,scale=450:-1 animated.gif


Install image on Pinephone

According to Copying an operating system image to an SD card using Mac OS steps are


diskutil list

/dev/disk4 (external, physical):
   #:                       TYPE NAME                    SIZE       IDENTIFIER
   0:     FDisk_partition_scheme                        *32.0 GB    disk4
   1:                 DOS_FAT_32 NO NAME                 32.0 GB    disk4s1


Take disk identifier and unmount disk

Adding an inset using minkowski

Cubes with one applying minkowski

OpenSCAD is a scripting CAD tool every developer could like.

Create alias when tired of opening customer site in particular browser

For this to work you need to have your Drush aliasses configured

You also need the path to your Browser app.

alias customer_test_dir='cd path-to/customer_dir'
alias customer_test='customertest_dir ; open -a /Applications/ `drush @tst uli --no-browser`'

Create an alias when composer runs out of memory

alias composer='php -d memory_limit=-1 `which composer`'

Compiling Godot on MacOS

The documentation for compiling Godot is well written. The new tools are a little overwhelming at first but just follow the steps was good enough.

Building master branch

Fetching the latest master version then compiling I failed to compile the 3.2 version.

git checkout master
scons platform=osx arch=x86_64 --jobs=$(sysctl -n hw.logicalcpu)

gives some warnings and error.

Learning Rust


Having the need for a shell tool builder lets try Rust language. They have some interesting outputs and books


As a web developer using Drupal and Javascript my interest for WebASM is growing.


Doing some file search


Instead of using node or my favorite Deno we can probably connect to Drupal similar using Rust.


A Skybox is part of a 3D World Environment.

  • You could change the default_env.tres
  • But you could also add a WorldEnvironment
  • Each camera has an Environment


Add a 360 photo

The 8K photo was downloaded from HDRIhaven old bus depot

Migrate plugins

cd web/code/
# source
find . -type d -name "migrate" | ack -v -i test | xargs -I {} find {}/source -name '*.php' 2>/dev/null | wc -l
# destination
find . -type d -name "migrate" | ack -v -i test | xargs -I {} find {}/destination -name '*.php' 2>/dev/null | wc -l
# process
find . -type d -name "migrate" | ack -v -i test | xargs -I {} find {}/process -name '*.php' 2>/dev/null | wc -l
# all ?!?
core clemens$ find . -type d -name "migrate" | ack -v -i test | xargs -I {} find {} -name '*.php' 2>/dev/null | wc -l

OBS scribbles

Mac (Mojave 10.14.x)

Virtual Camera

Stream to Skype / Zoom etc from OBS


Ubuntu 18.04

Running Ubuntu 18.04 is not great. It has OBS 0.22 in its repository.