- ALGOL 68
- Raspberry Pi
- Raspberry Pi 3
- X windows
- Setting the network MTU size
- Implementing 'cat' in Python (reading a file character by character)
- Determine MTU size using ping
- GNOME 3 Customizing the login screen
- A (not so) minimal implementation of 'cat' in C
- Minimal GNOME 3 Install on Debian (jessie)
- Set Linux Console Height and Width
- Installing Lighttpd with Python CGI support
- Prompting for a Yes/No response (BASH)
- Configure a network interface to have no IP address
- 660,642 hits
Category Archives: Ubuntu
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.
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…
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!
Usually GRUB’s auto detection of the possible screen resolutions works well, but it can be a bit of a pain in the rear when it doesn’t! As a result I normally configure my servers to boot in text mode which … Continue reading
By default the root password is locked to prevent you from being able to login as root on Debian/Raspbian, and for good reason.