May 10, 2016 - mu, mu4e, cygwin and windows


Installation of cygwin

If you don't have cygwin installed yet, i will go through that process pretty quick here. Download the latest cygwin installer from, I will use the 64 bit version and the cygwin DLL is of version 2.5.1 and the Setup.exe has version 2.874.

While installing cygwin, you will be asked to select the packages, that you want to install. You do not need to select any packages at this...

Oct 11, 2015 - Little VOR Navigation Helper



So this time i had the problem of getting the correct vor radial for navigation. To get from one airport to another, i usually set up a route i want to fly by. My thought was, to create a little program that tells you for each point of the route the two nearest vor stations with the radial. With this information it is then possible to triangulate the point of the route by...

Oct 26, 2014 - Sync Org-Mode Agenda files with MobileOrg



The following article describes, how to sync your org agenda files with your mobile device. I use an android phone with MobileOrg, but the setup should work more or less with an iOS app like MobileOrg. I also assume, that you have a basic org-mode agenda setup working. But lets dive right into it.

Basic Understanding

To sync org-mode files with mobile devices, there is support within org-mode. With...