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commit 632defbde84e10cd2f380eca2d856a83cc1e54e5
parent 80faf55816908619f4b03b84d8fffae2abfc11bb
Author: Jake Bauer <jbauer@paritybit.ca>
Date:   Thu, 16 Jan 2020 19:27:30 -0500

Publish new guide

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Mpages/guides.md | 1+
Mpages/home.md | 6+++---
Mpublic/feeds/guides-feed.xml | 41+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
Mpublic/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml | 41+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
Mpublic/sitemap.xml | 1+
5 files changed, 87 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/pages/guides.md b/pages/guides.md @@ -15,6 +15,7 @@ configuration, guides on how to do various things, and other more technical stuff that doesn't fit on the blog. <ul> + <li><a href="guides/firefox-new-tab-dark">How to Make the New Tab Page Dark Themed in Firefox</a></li> <li><a href="guides/using-rm-with-trash">Using the "rm" Command with Trash</a></li> <li><a href="guides/debian-with-btrfs">Installing Debian 10 Buster with diff --git a/pages/home.md b/pages/home.md @@ -16,11 +16,13 @@ links in the navigation panel. Below are the five newest articles, guides, or projects on the site. <div class="feed-wrapper"> - <h3 class="feed-candidate">What's New:</h3> + <h3 class="feed-title">What's New:</h3> <a class="rss-icon" href="/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml"> <img src="/img/feed-icon.png" width="15" height="15" alt="Click for RSS"/> </a> </div> +2020-01-08 <a href="guides/firefox-new-tab-dark">New Guide: How to Make the New Tab Page Dark Themed in Firefox</a> + 2019-12-31 <a href="projects/borderlands-3-dps-calculator">New Project: Borderlands 3 DPS Calculator</a> 2019-12-30 <a href="blog/automating-publishing">New Blog Post: Automating the Publishing of Articles</a> @@ -30,8 +32,6 @@ projects on the site. 2019-12-21 <a href="projects/usrmnt">New Project: usrmnt</a> -2019-12-20 <a href="blog/difficulty-of-privacy-education">New Blog Post: The Difficulty of Educating People About Online Privacy</a> - ### What is a Parity Bit? It is a bit (in the 1's and 0's sense) used in checking for errors in digital diff --git a/public/feeds/guides-feed.xml b/public/feeds/guides-feed.xml @@ -7,6 +7,47 @@ <description>The feed that covers all notable additions and updates to the Guides section of paritybit.ca. </description> <item> + <title>New Guide: How to Make the New Tab Page Dark Themed in Firefox</title> + <link>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides/firefox-new-tab-dark</link> + <guid>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides/firefox-new-tab-dark</guid> + <pubDate>Wed, 08 Jan 2020 18:44:53 -0500</pubDate> + <description><![CDATA[<p><strong>Difficulty:</strong> Beginner</p> + +<p>All of my desktop environments use the Arc-Dark theme. It's not too dark and it +also feels way easier on my eyes than most of the light themes out there. +Firefox does a good job of using my system theme to colour its UI except for the +New Tab page which remains blindingly white.</p> + +<p>Here is how you can change the background of the New Tab page:</p> + +<ol> +<li>Navigate to your Firefox profile directory: +<ol> +<li>Go to <code>about:support</code> using the address bar</li> +<li>Click <code>Open Directory</code> next to the item in the table labelled "Profile +Directory"</li> +</ol></li> +<li>Create the directory <code>chrome</code> in your Firefox profile directory if it doesn't +exist.</li> +<li>In the <code>chrome</code> directory, create the <code>userContent.css</code> file and populate it +with the following:</li> +</ol> + +<pre><code>@-moz-document url("about:newtab") { + body { + background-color: &lt;colour&gt; !important; + } +} +</code></pre> + +<p>Replace <code>&lt;colour&gt;</code> with your desired colour. I configure my Firefox with +<code>#383c4a</code> because it's one of the colours that Arc-Dark features heavily so it +meshes well with my system theme.</p> + +<p>You may also want to set this for <code>"about:blank"</code> if you use a blank page as the +first page that opens when firefox launches.</p>]]></description> +</item> +<item> <title>New Guide: Using the "rm" Command with Trash</title> <link>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides/using-rm-with-trash</link> <guid>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides/using-rm-with-trash</guid> diff --git a/public/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml b/public/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml @@ -7,6 +7,47 @@ <description>The feed that covers all notable additions, updates, announcements, and other changes for the entire paritybit.ca website.</description> <item> + <title>New Guide: How to Make the New Tab Page Dark Themed in Firefox</title> + <link>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides/firefox-new-tab-dark</link> + <guid>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides/firefox-new-tab-dark</guid> + <pubDate>Wed, 08 Jan 2020 18:44:53 -0500</pubDate> + <description><![CDATA[<p><strong>Difficulty:</strong> Beginner</p> + +<p>All of my desktop environments use the Arc-Dark theme. It's not too dark and it +also feels way easier on my eyes than most of the light themes out there. +Firefox does a good job of using my system theme to colour its UI except for the +New Tab page which remains blindingly white.</p> + +<p>Here is how you can change the background of the New Tab page:</p> + +<ol> +<li>Navigate to your Firefox profile directory: +<ol> +<li>Go to <code>about:support</code> using the address bar</li> +<li>Click <code>Open Directory</code> next to the item in the table labelled "Profile +Directory"</li> +</ol></li> +<li>Create the directory <code>chrome</code> in your Firefox profile directory if it doesn't +exist.</li> +<li>In the <code>chrome</code> directory, create the <code>userContent.css</code> file and populate it +with the following:</li> +</ol> + +<pre><code>@-moz-document url("about:newtab") { + body { + background-color: &lt;colour&gt; !important; + } +} +</code></pre> + +<p>Replace <code>&lt;colour&gt;</code> with your desired colour. I configure my Firefox with +<code>#383c4a</code> because it's one of the colours that Arc-Dark features heavily so it +meshes well with my system theme.</p> + +<p>You may also want to set this for <code>"about:blank"</code> if you use a blank page as the +first page that opens when firefox launches.</p>]]></description> +</item> +<item> <title>New Project: Borderlands 3 DPS Calculator</title> <link>https://www.paritybit.ca/projects/borderlands-3-dps-calculator</link> <guid>https://www.paritybit.ca/projects/borderlands-3-dps-calculator</guid> diff --git a/public/sitemap.xml b/public/sitemap.xml @@ -16,6 +16,7 @@ <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/projects/dnd/roll</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/projects/dnd/initiative</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides</loc></url> + <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides/firefox-new-tab-dark</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides/debian-with-btrfs</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/guides/using-rm-with-trash</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/about-me</loc></url>