While I was working on a new project’s UI style, I wanted to have it using a custom title bar. I followed the description on https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/apps/develop/title-bar?tabs=wasdk, but came up with an unwanted coloring of the title bar. In the end, the guide was correct, but did not show the correct setting for transparency in the […]
In November 2022 I finally switched to git for my private project. I have been using Mercurial for years, so I was looking for a way to convert my Mercurial repositories to git. This post is a guide based on how I did this.
After 15 years I decided it was time to use a new theme for alex’s coding playground. The old theme was a slighly modified version of the 2008 default WordPress theme. Main reasons for the change: The layout was not responsive and just too small for modern displays. As I didn’t want to spend extensive […]