How to add or switch keyboard layouts in linux debian, ubuntu or linux mint

How to add a new keyboard layout on your Linux Mint, Debian, or Ubuntu box.
One of the most important aspect of computer-aided work is being able to do with the computer, all the things one would be able to do without it, and this is so much more valid with regard to the writing, reading, and translation of documents from one language to another. Locale-specific character sets, language-specific characters, even the direction of the writing, in the case of some languages, plays a huge role in how average computer users and professionals alike will perceive the computer

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Open source – a solution or a problem ?

I sometimes wonder, whether those coders and other people who work(ed) for giant corporations like WordPress, Mozilla, etc., even bother thinking about the repercussions of their actions, and the effect of their products on society, or they simply feel completely satisfied with the gullible doctrines they subscribe to by working for those companies.

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Rest in peace, Aaron Swartz

One of the greatest minds the planet has produced has faded away into the abyss beyond human existance. The planet has lost a great spirit, an illuminated mind, humanity lost one of its brightest children. The co-author of RSS 1.0 at the age of 14, Aaron Swartz was found hanging in his appartment on Jan.11th,

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