NextCloud Update Files

I have a NextCloud instance that I have run for over a year. In the meantime, there have been several updates. In fact, there was one yesterday that I installed. The Admin section has a nice tool for installing the update and it has worked seamlessly each time.

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Love Your Neighbor

To me, being a Christian is the pursuit of becoming like Christ. That is an extremely high standard. I don’t know whether it is possible to achieve it. But, I can’t let that deter me from the pursuit.

Matthew relates the story of a Pharisee that was also …

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Email Clean Up

Happy New Year!

I’m cleaning up my email to start out this year. I want my email to be a place where I take care of business. When I get an important email I don’t want it to get lost in the clutter. Time to clean up and …

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Give Thanks at Thanksgiving

It is good to be thankful and grateful every day of the year. I am truly grateful for blessings above and beyond what I deserve.

In this season of thanksgiving, I hope that you will take some time to reflect on your blessings and perhaps share your thankfulness with others …

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Learning the Ropes

The phrase learning the ropes means to learn or understand how a to do or perform a job, task or activity.

I was wondering where that phrase came from, so of course, I did some searching on the internet. But just for fun… do think the origin of the phrase …

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Mexican Rice

One of the things we miss since leaving Texas is the great Tex-Mex food. So, we have been trying to learn to make some of the dishes that we love. We tried out this recipe from the Villa Cocina channel on YouTube and it was very good. It turned out …

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Word List Dictionary in Linux

Learned something interesting today. There is a word list text file on my Linux Mint computer that contains over 100,000 English words. In fact, there are several word files for some common languages. Your word files may vary based on your Linux distribution or locale. The files are in …

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Dropping Google Analytics on Can of Worms

I have made a couple of small changes to the Can of Worms website to improve user anonymity.

The Google Analytics link has been removed. I really don’t want to track you or anything like that. I would only glean a small amount of information while enabling Google to …

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Joplin and Boostnote

There are some great note taking applications available these days. I want to call out two that I’ve used within the last year.

I look for key features in a note taking application. Without these, it isn’t worth using.

  • Supports Markdown syntax
  • Has Markdown preview
  • Allows grouping notes …
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