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Avahi in FreeBSD

FreeBSD has been occupying a bit of my time lately. I like the convenience Zeroconf offers, so I wanted to install avahi.

On FreeBSD, avahi comes as a meta-package that has dependencies to (and will install) half of the Gnome environment. 133 more words


Advertising VNC to OS X

This has been lingering in draft for quite a while with no reason to keep it that way, so here it is.

VNC on Linux… 117 more words

Mac OS X

Fixing Printopia Pro Issues

Click here for a tl;dr version that just gives you the fix without the background.

At my school, we have a fairly robust iPad program, and the decision was made, when we began to ramp up the deployment of iPads, that users should be able to print to their iPads. 515 more words


Networking woes - Double NAT, port forwarding, and DHCP

Networking is a pain :(.

I’ve intended to set up port forwarding for ssh, so that I can access my ‘master’ computer – currently, my… 189 more words


Linux life: Syncing iPhone with iTunes on a virtual machine

This post is a bit different from my previous posts, but I thought it was interesting enough to post, and it might help someone in the future. 406 more words


Avahi mDNS Gateway Configuration

First, a little background on Apple’s “Bonjour” protocol is in order.  Then I’ll get to the good stuff:

Apple’s iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, Apple TV) use their “Bonjour” protocol to discover and set up communications between each other.   1,010 more words

Problem Fixes

AirPrint, Ubuntu, and You (and Your iPad)

Like many other private schools, there have been rumblings at my workplace about going one-to-one (that is computers to students). At the moment, those rumblings point towards a pilot program rolling out iPads in the Middle School. 476 more words