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running rails + ruby + arch linux arm on raspberry pi 3

I’ve been asked to create a web monitoring application running on a Raspberry Pi (in this case the 3). The requirements are very modest; run a low-traffic web page to monitor another machine next to it, and provide a simple web report on demand across local WiFi. 435 more words

Arch Linux

First Steps

“Whereas many GNU/Linux distributions attempt to be more user-friendly, Arch Linux has always been, and shall always remain user-centric. The distribution is intended to fill the needs of those contributing to it, rather than trying to appeal to as many users as possible. 1,421 more words


Flipping Off My Monitor With Both Hands (or, Why Arch Linux?)

It was a dark and stormy day.  Windows 10 was being annoying.

“What the fuck does ‘getting Windows ready’ mean?” I shouted to no one in particular.  1,179 more words


The Familiar View from an Alien Planet

My father used to work for Microsoft.  This was ages ago, back when I was just a wee lass, in the distant long-ago times known as the 1980s and 90s.  680 more words


2016 - Apricity OS, Intro & How To Download, Verify & Create a Live USB & DVD. October 10

2016 – Apricity OS, Intro & How To Download, Verify & Create a Live USB & DVD. October 10.

I Created this Video from a 32GB USB Stick/Thumb/Pen Drive… 601 more words


Linux Wallpapers: Carbon - Mesh

Κατά την περιήγησή μου στο Google Plus, ανακάλυψα μια μάλλον καινούρια “μόδα”. Ένας χρήστης του G+ ονόματι Karl Schneider ξεκίνησε να φτιάχνει μια σειρά από Wallpapers τα οποία όλα έχουν το ίδιο ύφος, Carbon ή/και Mesh. 53 more words


Full disk encryption with Arch Linux footnotes

Pavel Kogan has an excellent guide to install Arch Linux with full disk encryption. I’ve taken the liberty of copying the instructions, adding a couple tweaks: 277 more words