A month ago I started running with a GPS watch and a footpod, but kept the GPS feature off. A
footpod is a small device that sits on top of my foot and tracks movements. For the particular watch model I own,
turning the GPS off means that it will ...
The DNS-323 enclosure was connected to a TP-LINK wireless router running
OpenWRT that was being used for other developments. The router is configured to
use my laptop as its network gateway and was providing a DHCP service to the
DNS-323. I am guessing that the ...
The computer running the deuxpi.ca domain had an extra hard disk installed
since last November but I did not have a chance to use it because I didn’t have
a SATA cable for it. The disk was finally connected yesterday. However, the
system did not recognize the disk ...
The computer strategy game Alpha Centauri (SMAC) keeps getting older and is not
maintained since the company having the rights — Loki software — closed its
doors, and the source code to the program is not by any means available to the
public. It crashes easily for many reasons, but mostly for ...
While I was trying to synchronize a music library between the Linux host and a
Windows machine by using rsync (cwRsync, to be exact), I realized that most of
of the directory and file names were scrambled, or displayed long strings of
question mark characters. There is a --iconv flag ...