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    Home LAN 4: TV Pis

  • Previously: Fileserver, Router, Beginning

    The most important and almost constant use of the LAN here is streaming video or music files to the Raspberry Pis that drive the TVs. Over the years I've gone through various hacks driving TVs direct from my …

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    Home LAN 3: RasPi Fileserver

  • Previously: Router, Beginning

    Myra was designed to run my games, including ludicrous stuff involving VM's and 6TB on 8 spindles with areas for having max bandwidth and others low latency...

    "It's complicated, k? Don't touch the rabbits foot on disk 3.*

    Suffice …

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    Home LAN 2: OpenWRT Router

  • Previously: Beginning

    My Cracktop's routing, firewall, and monitoring facilities were the BOMB for say 2008 but I haven't needed or actually used any of that since then. (and rarely before, if your computer behaved weird in a motel i was at... sorry …

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    Home LAN 1: The beginning

  • Our home network here has been, as many are, accumulated gradually over the years rather than designed. There wasn't as much actual thought applied to it as I would have liked in the first place, and a decade of expedient fixes, neglect …

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    Unicorn Hork
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    Unicorn Hork

  • Get it from github

    The pelican theme used on this site has a number of features I wanted but didn't see in the pelican-themes repo. With gratitude to all those whose examples helped me realize my vision, I'm publishing my theme to …

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    Download a github repository and its submodules

  • I want a full copy of all the pelican plugins and themes, which is actually difficult to acquire with git. 1 After some fruitless hours attempting several things i found on the net, I figured out a method that works:

    Once you've …

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    Compiling Kodi on a Raspberry Pi

  • Because $REASONS, i wanted to try compiling Kodi on a Raspberry Pi running the Raspibian distribution. I took notes on it and did succeed; but do not yet have the hardware acceleration I need. I'll chase it further some other time and …

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    Timelapse camera rig for Rhe, pt 1

  • Rhe asked if I could come up with a way to make time lapse videos of her building a model on the desk. We could do that with a real camera on a tripod taking timed exposures, but the lack of immediate …

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