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Hackergotchi howto


Recently, the guys at Planet Sugar asked me to add a hackergotchi. After finding out what a hackergotchi is, I created my own. Here’s how I did it using GIMP in Ubuntu.

This guide is based on this article, with some additional explanations for GIMP newbies (like me).

Step by step guide

1) . . . → Read More: Hackergotchi howto

Merge photos with ImageMagick


I just wanted to merge some pictures into one. I found out that ImageMagick has the montage command, which does exactly what I needed.

To install ImageMagick in Ubuntu:

$ sudo apt-get install imagemagick

To merge pictures Pic1.jpg and Pic2.jpg into file Result.png, just run the following command:

$ montage Pic1.jpg Pic2.jpg -geometry . . . → Read More: Merge photos with ImageMagick