If you are trying to compile a particularly large LaTeX document (or one containing hugely complex Tikz diagrams / charts) you may find you run out of memory. After externalising all the Tikz figures, if you still run into the limit you can increase it! [...]
I run CrashPlan on a variety of devices, but invariably access them in a "headless" manner from a computer running Xubuntu (currently 14.04).
After upgrading to 14.04, however, CrashPlan stopped working. This is a known problem, but unfortunately they haven't fixed the issue - simply created an obscure post so people can apply a workaround themselves! [...]
Since upgrading my computers to Ubuntu 13.10 (or Xubuntu 13.10), I have been unable to use Python's IDLE interpreter.
Fortunately there's a simple fix... edit /usr/lib/python2.7/idlelib/IOBinding.py (as root) and change line 128 from:
str = str.split("\n", 2)[:2]
lst = str.split("\n", 2)[:2] [...]