Appbead Blog

Export Zinnia Blog Entries to Pelican

I migrated my blog from Zinnia to Pelican yesterday, and moved it to this new domain. As my blog entries are wrote in Markdown format, the migration is straight-forward. I created a Django app named zinnia2pelican to export the blog entries in Zinnia.

[SOLVED] Live USB not booting

Updated: May 16, 2013

I've tried two methods of creating a live USB stick for 10.10 on a Patriot X-Porter 4GB stick. The first I tried was the usb-creator.exe on the install disc. The second was the Universal USB installer from Both seemed to work fine, no errors when creating …

GIMP 2.8.0: Keyboard Shortcut not Triggered

Updated: Jun 14, 2013

After installed GIMP 2.8.0p1 with XQuartz 2.7.1, the keyboard shortcut is not function. e.g. CTRL+Z or Command+Z, CTRL+A or Command+A, ... etc. As GIMP use Apple X11 before, it should be caused by misconfiguration of key mapping for X11/XQuartz. Finally, got the answer from these links: [Mapping command to control]( ...