Greek character encoding in filenames inside zip files, that use only latin encoding for the filenames that are created on Windows, cannot handled correctly in Linux. This article presents a solution to the problem.

A little tip to count how many color pages there are in a pdf file using Ghostscript.

plasmatvgr

A new version of plasmatvgr, the kde4 applet for viewing the tv schedule on your dekstop. The applet is made for my personal use, and a way to see the greek channels schedule. It is written in c++ using the kde4 applet framework. The code can be easilly used for a kde4 applet template. A simple knowledge of c++ and qt/kde4 libraries are required to understand the code.