HP Z Workstations for Data Science Briefing

April 30th, 2021

AI Practitioners spend 80-90% of their time on data processing & preparation. This labor intensive period is where Z by HP provides the greatest contribution to data science through GPU processing. Z by HP allows for data scientists to maximize their workflow output and move from analyzing data in hours and cycles to milliseconds per click.

Find the datasheet here.

Standard way to check if a file exist using standard C++ 17

May 30th, 2020

Below example to check whether a file exists using standard C++ std::filesystem library

#include <string>
#include <filesystem>

bool is_file_exist( std::string& FileName ) {
	const std::filesystem::path p = FileName ;
    return ( std::filesystem::exists(p) );

We need g++-8 for this to work, and we must link against -lstdc++fs library.

HP Monitors and Laptops Stands Portfolio 2019

December 13th, 2019

Find below different types of monitos and laptops stands by HP to boost your productivity:

How to attached HP Desktop Mini and HP Thin Clients to HP EliteDisplay Monitors

February 19th, 2018

Below video will show how to attach an HP EliteDisplay directly to an HP Desktop Mini using the new HP PC mounting bracket N6N00AA

Odoo 10 and 11 Reports on OpenSuSe Leap 42.3 – Images show in HTML but not in PDF

February 16th, 2018

After installing Odoo 10 or 11 on openSuSE Leap 42.3, report footer and header will show in HTML but not in PDF reports.

To solve this, we had to install the below (a patched version of wkhtmltopdf):






An alternative method also below:

wget https://github.com/wkhtmltopdf/wkhtmltopdf/releases/download/0.12.4/wkhtmltox-0.12.4_linux-generic-amd64.tar.xz
tar xvf wkhtmltox-0.12.4_linux-generic-amd64.tar.xz
mv wkhtmltox/bin/wkhtmlto* /usr/bin/

Installing Drupal 8 on awardspace.com

December 10th, 2016

PHP version 5.5.38 is the correct version to use to avoid installation error messages.

Google Chrome on Android Error Message – site cannot be reached

October 4th, 2016

Lately, Google Chrome browser on Android OS has been throwing an error whenever I try to open a new webpage, “site cannot be reached, check your internet connection”.

I solved this problem by going into Settings and turning Data Saver Off.

HTC ONE m7 updated to Kitkat 4.4.3 in Egypt

August 19th, 2014


HTC ONE updates to Kitkat in the Middle East

February 27th, 2014

HTC ONE to receive latest update to Android Kitkat in the Middle East soon.

Few users in Jordan, Kuwait and UAE are reporting the new updates.

HTC has already announced the updates, but has recently posted that the updates are yet to roll out soon.


Updates for Kitkat started rolling out today in Egypt – 2014-03-18

Kablink.org is moving – as announced by Novell

October 19th, 2013

Kablink Novell VIBE software community moves to vibe.novell.com/communities. Where you can find community forums, downloads and project news.

In order to keep participating in the community, you’ll need to have a Novell account. If you already have an account, you’ll be ready to go. To create an account, simply click here and fill out the form. You’ll then receive an email to activate your account.

Novell’s announcement: https://www.novell.com/communities/node/14209/kablinkorg-moving