Thunderbird Datumsformat ändern

Ich nutze gerne das JJJJ-MM-TT Format für Daten.
Leider kann man dies in Thunderbird nicht einfach ändern, da es das Datumsformat des Betriebssystems nutzt.
$ date +'%x %X'
Um dieses zu ändern muss man die locales anpassen.

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Recursive linecount

Get the count of all py-files in my development-dir:

find /a/dev/ -type f -name “*.py” -exec sed -n ‘$=’ {} \; | awk ‘{lines=lines+$1}END{print lines}’


Free Multiplatform Games

A personal selection of games for Linux and Windows

First Person Shooter

Quake3 based
Quake2 based
Other shooter

Strategy games

Other games

Poll emails with Fetchmail

Install Fetchmail:

apt-get install fetchmail sendmail

Create and edit a ~/.fetchmailrc

poll <> protocol pop3 username <pop login> password <pop pass> is <local username>

Restrict access:

chmod 600 ~/.fetchmailrc

Test the setup with:

fetchmail -v –keep -a

Open crontab with

crontab -e

and add

# m h dom mon dow command
7,17,27,37,47,57 * * * * nice -n 10 /usr/bin/fetchmail > ~/fetchmail.log 2>&1