Tim D'Annecy

Graduate student in North Carolina

Blog

14 Aug 2018

Install emacs-nox11 on FreeNAS

I ran into some issues installing emacs in a FreeBSD jail on my FreeNAS server and wanted to share how...

03 Jan 2018

Windows 10 Upgrade Issues

I ran into an issue trying to upgrade a Windows 7 machine to Windows 10. I kept getting an error...

16 Dec 2017

Using chflags in FreeNAS

I was trying to protect a file in a jail on my FreeNAS server but the chmod +t tag wasn’t...

15 Nov 2017

More AutoHotkey scripts

I’ve got some more AutoHotkey scripts that I wanted to share! These have been extremely helpful to me at work...

18 Apr 2017

Thinkpad optimization on Elementary OS 0.4 Loki

I’m using a Lenovo Thinkpad x240 with Elementary and I’m not happy with its performance. The laptop runs hot around...

11 Nov 2016

AutoHotkey has changed my life

If you’re using Windows and you haven’t heard of AutoHotkey, you need to get it. It will change your life....

01 Nov 2016

Redacting many Microsoft Word files quickly

Recently, my organization was cleaning out their files on SharePoint and moving them to be archived. The main concern with...

09 Oct 2016

Collection policies and the "Middle East"

For one of my classes, we looked over several collection policies to compare and contrast the different approaches to development....

23 Sep 2016

Journal name abbreviations

Like other libraries, we get requests for document retrievals on a regular basis. To save time, we catalog these articles...

04 Aug 2016

Generating a printable document with LaTeX from an InMagic thesaurus

The library that I’m currently working at uses an old cataloging system. Since 2000, InMagic DB/Textworks for SQL has been...

19 Jul 2016

KanbanFlow basics

KanbanFlow is a personal task management website that takes your Kanban board to the next level! I’ve been using it...

24 Jun 2016

Displaying ZawGyi and Myanmar unicode fonts on Chrome

Chrome doesn’t display Burmese language characters correctly and you won’t be able to read anything on websites written in them....

24 Jun 2016

Found! Blurb about renewable energy in a feminist perspective

I came across a blurb in a newsletter from Tallahassee NOW published in February 1980 that compares nonrenewable energy to...

31 May 2016

Found! Feminist drawings of women

Here’s a collection of interesting drawings that I’ve come across in newsletter archives. Sexuality and family planning: Perspectives for the...

25 May 2016

Introduction to "Observations on mental health in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe" by Henry P. David (1968)

I found an interesting article written by psychologist Henry P. David (1923-2009) and I thought I would share it. This...

15 Jul 2015

Women's Studies Master's thesis project overview paper

I just submitted my Thesis Project Overview paper to the UF Digital Collections. Once it’s accepted, UFDC will store my...

29 Apr 2015

Florida NOW State Conference bio

I’m speaking about my project at this year’s Florida NOW State Conference in a few weeks! I’m very excited about...

22 Apr 2015

Digital humanities critical pedagogy

I wrote this paper for a course, but I’m not too happy with it. I might come back later and...

18 Apr 2015

Digital humanities undergraduate course website

For one of my classes, I had to write an overview of a course website for my conceptual undergraduate class,...

26 Mar 2015

Found! "Be nice"

I came across an interesting quote in a newsletter from 2000 by a member of the University of Florida campus...