Enabling Chinese input in Ubuntu 11.10

I recently upgraded my Ubuntu 11.10 laptop Edenbeast with a complete reinstall of the operative system (renaming it Watcher after Agalloch’s ”The Watcher’s Monolith”), and thought I’d try to give it some Chinese input keyboard while I was at it. Turned out to be easier than I thought. Follow this easy guide and within five minutes […]

Elysium

New computer purchased. A poor fellow, weak and slow, but it manages StarCraft II (with poor effects), and it was extremely cheap. Plus, I needed a home computer. Following my tradition of computer naming since 2009’s Kinslayer, I have named the computer after another musical piece, this time Elysium by power metal band Stratovarius. Following […]

The End of an Era: Farewell, Moonlighten, Welcome, Kinslayer.

My laptop Moonlighten (bought in early 2008) has been weak for some time now. The keyboard is broken down into pieces, the screen sometimes shut off, if I connect power it turns off. Plus it weighs too much to be used in everyday school life. It was simply the time of change, the end of […]