- ALGOL 68
- Raspberry Pi
- Raspberry Pi 3
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- Implementing 'cat' in Python (reading a file character by character)
- Setting the network MTU size
- GNOME 3 Customizing the login screen
- Networking with SIMH (or QEMU) using TUN/TAP
- Booting in Text Mode with GRUB2
- Determine MTU size using ping
- Installing Firefox and Thunderbird on a Raspberry Pi
- Remote Desktop using VNC
- Prompting for a Yes/No response (BASH)
- Yet another desktop - Compiling CDE on Debian 8.0 (Jessie)
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Category Archives: Debian
I don’t use it very often but occasionally it can be useful to have a launcher somewhere on my desktop that starts a terminal session as root.
Having used WordPress for a few years now I decided it was time I tried setting up a WordPress server on my network, and just to make it interesting I decided to use a Raspberry Pi Zero W – why … Continue reading
After restoring my laptop from a not so recent backup I found that it spent about 30 seconds waiting for the suspend/resume device.
OK, I do know that ‘ufw’ isn’t actually a firewall in itself but I do find it useful and as some of you may have spotted I’m still using Debian (Lenny) on my Alphaserver.
Having successfully configured a Raspberry Pi as a wireless access point I decided to see if I could use a similar approach to build a transparent Tor proxy.
If at first you don’t succeed try, try again…
I recently wanted to experiment with one of my machines by adding a second network card and using it to forward packets from one network to another.
There are several ways to check which version of Debian, Ubuntu or Raspbian you are running.
Dealing with time zones is hard, you may know what time zone you are in but what happens when you want to convert your local time to that in another timezone?
There isn’t anything difficult about this once you remember what the package name is so this is more of a reminder to myself than anything else!