How to install Visual Studio Code(VSCode) inside an LXC container

Posted on Fri 28 May 2021 in LXC • Tagged with ubuntu, LXC, vscode

How to install VSCode(a GUI app) inside an LXC container


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Where does sunnah.com get its English Hadith sources?

Posted on Thu 06 May 2021 in Islam • Tagged with hadith, isnad, sunnahcom, english

Tracking down where sunnah.com sources its English translations of Hadiths/Ahadith.


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Installing INCEpTION - an Open Source tool for Linguistic Annotation

Posted on Sun 25 April 2021 in Language • Tagged with annotation-software, inception, quran-corpus

A guide to install INCEpTION on Linux-based distros


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Anbox - libprotobuf bug

Posted on Sun 21 March 2021 in Linux • Tagged with anbox, bug, protobuf, Arch, Manjaro

Fixing the Anbox libprotobuf bug on Arch-based distros


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The problem with anglicisation of scholar names

Posted on Sat 06 March 2021 in Language • Tagged with scholars, names, arabic, english

Discussing the drawbacks of anglicisation and why a standard would be good


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Tarkeeb - the concept of sentence analysis(or Linguistic Annotation) in Arabic

Posted on Fri 05 March 2021 in Language • Tagged with Arabic, NLP, languages, annotation-software

Discussing tarkeeb and annotation-software that can be used for it


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Lists of early Islamic scholars who learned from each other

Posted on Fri 19 February 2021 in Islam • Tagged with scholars, hanafi, isnad, sahaba

A bunch of lists highlighting who learned from who from the early scholar of Islam


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Merging and Filtering CSV files using Linux

Posted on Wed 03 February 2021 in Linux • Tagged with linux, csv, awk, sed

Using a bunch of Linux tools to merge multiple CSV files and then filter that merged file


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Using OCR, CAT and crowdsourcing to translate Classical Arabic works

Posted on Tue 12 January 2021 in Language • Tagged with culture, languages, ideas, OCR, CAT, Arabic

Using a combination of OCR and CAT software and the power of crowdsourced translations to translate Classical Arabic books


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Expanding Blog Scope

Posted on Sat 10 October 2020 in Other • Tagged with culture, languages, blog, ideas, thoughts

Blogging about other topics of interest outside the technology scope


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