Category Archives: bits

CCP-EM install on CentOS 7

The CCP-EM software suite is a package containing tools for cryo-EM. You can find it here. I want to install it together with the already existing software. The Brief instructions seem to work fine, provided you have the requirements. This … Continue reading

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Windows XP problems

Yes I know. Windows XP. Out of support. What a thing, right? But we still have some. Specially connected to very expensive devices, like a genome sequencer, an sub-millimeter spectrometer, these things. I don’t get so many devices managed by … Continue reading

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OSX samba file list taking long time

I have a hard disk called BKUP connected to my Fritz Box at home. I was tired of transferring files to my hard disk via dropbox/owncloud or similar, so I upgraded my 5-year-old wifi antenna. It was cheaper than buying a … Continue reading

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crYOLO conda error: bad interpreter

Creating a new virtual environment for crYOLO, that implement You Only Look Once for particle picking, I stumbled upon this error. I saw it before, but here we don’t use python so much, I mean, we use it only for … Continue reading

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macOS and Mac annoyance list

Because not everything out there is Linux. This is a collection of solutions to problems I found while using the bitten apple products. One important issue is always how to write files on an NTFS drive. You can read them but … Continue reading

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C++ time operations

It’s not that I’m programming now, but I’m somehow reviewing old techniques that I don’t use since my PhD. You can play with them. To create a delay of 20 seconds: // time delay #include <time.h>     time_t    … Continue reading

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The Liebster Award

Thank you so much thelilycafe for this nomination! Please do check out this lovely lady and give her a follow! The Rules Acknowledge the person who nominated you! Answer the 11 questions thelilycafe asked me about blogging. 11 random facts … Continue reading

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