Zwitterionic digressions is thought and maintained by Giovanni Crisalfi (aka Zwitt), a medicinal chemistry student into spectroscopy, software and good readings.

Here it falls anything I’m interested in enough to make me want to write about (see arguments).

My most recent posts below. In english I mostly write about programming projects, coding notes and the software I use. If you know italian, take a look at the italian version too.

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Ignoring alias and functions in Bash

Translations: it en
tl;dr: Use command in front of the desired command.
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Org-mode

Translations: en it
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What is Vala

Vala is a programming language that allows modern techniques to be used to write applications that run on the GNOME platform stack, particularly GLib and GObject.
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Get ListRow length in Gtk with Rust

For some reason, gtk::ListBox doesn't expose a method to get the length of the list. So... we have to hack around.
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FFmpeg

FFmpeg is a suite of libraries and programs for handling video, audio, and other multimedia files and streams. At least, that's what Wikipedia says.
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Environment variables on Emacs

Maybe you need an env var for something you're doing in lisp or for some library. How can you set it?
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Introduction to Emacs Lisp

Translations: en it
Emacs Lisp (or elisp) is a dialect of Lisp, the LISt Processing Language.
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How do I M-x play my Lo-fi music

Translations: en it
How do I M-x play my Lo-fi music
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Fix a detached head in git

So, let's say you have a detached branch with some change already done and you want to push those changes to master branch. How do you do that?
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How to redirect your repo to another remote in git

You have a local repository. Let's say you cloned this repo from a remote source, but now you forked it somewhere else and you want to push a commit or two to the forked one. How can you do that?
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