HOWTO: Fix “python: no such file or directory” error with youtube-dl or other scripts

If you use Python scripts or apps that depend on python to run, you may see an error message similar to the following on Debian Bullseye (possibly other distributions or versions as well). This occurs because the python application has been replaced by python3 in Debian Bullseye and so the system cannot find anything simply… Continue reading HOWTO: Fix “python: no such file or directory” error with youtube-dl or other scripts

Debian Font Reinstallation for Carlito Fonts

Carlito is a very useful font in Debian but it is not necessarily installed automatically at reinstallation of the operating system. The steps that are recommended to reinstall some useful fonts are: apt install fonts-crosextra-carlito fonts-crosextra-caladea Caladea is the other font that is installed by the above command line. These two fonts are effective substitutes… Continue reading Debian Font Reinstallation for Carlito Fonts

Managing Web Map tiles on a Debian computer, and other Webmap technical complexities

Webmaps are a great tool for everyday use to view a map in a browser, and they are getting a lot of use from Google Maps and Open Street Maps down. What is not really seen in these technologies is some of the challenges that have to be overcome to produce them ready to go… Continue reading Managing Web Map tiles on a Debian computer, and other Webmap technical complexities