February 2017 archive

Feb 15 2017

How to Install SWI-Prolog on Ubuntu 16.10 Yakkety Yak

SWI-Prolog Logo

I know that this post will probably be of interest to about a dozen people worldwide, and even those few may be disappointed by it. Since the official SWI-Prolog packages aren’t often kept up to date and because compiling and installing SWI-Prolog from source should be both quick and straightforward, that is the recommended way …

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Feb 14 2017

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Yoda Valentine's Day Card

Feb 09 2017

How to Import an Adobe Color Palette in Inkscape

Inkscape palette menu

GIMP has done such a good job filling the Photoshop-shaped hole in my software arsenal left during my transition from OS X to Ubuntu, that until today I forgot that I sometimes work with vector-based images, and for that I had been using Adobe Illustrator. ┬áThe best free, as in both beer and speech, Illustrator …

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