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Web browsers are toasters and that's good

Recently I went on a hunting trip for novel web browsers and found literally dozens, including a few I’d never heard of, that have been in development for more than five years and a few for more than a decade. 1,638 more words


Raspberry Pi Auto-Start Python using Cron

nano start.sh

cd /
cd home/pi
sudo python test.py
cd /

chmod 755 start.sh

mkdir logs

sudo crontab -e
last line:
@reboot sh /home/pi/start.sh >/home/pi/logs/cronlog 2>&1… 15 more words

Operating Systems

Raspberry Pi SMB (Samba)

sudo apt-get install samba samba-common-bin
sudo nano /etc/samba/smb.conf

security = user

insert last line:

comment = External Drive
path = /mnt/usbel
valid users = @users… 21 more words

Operating Systems

Raspberry Pi VNC Auto-Start

sudo nano /etc/profile

insert last line:
vncserver :0 -geometry 1280×720 -depth 24

Operating Systems

Raspberry Pi LXDE Auto-Start Application

LXDE auto-start:
cd home\pi\.config\lxsession\LXDE-pi
sudo nano autostart
lxterminal -e sudo /home/pi/Desktop/test.py

Operating Systems

List of Running Processes on Raspbian

To install htop simply use
sudo apt-get install htop

Once installed you can start it using

It works on Raspberry Pi

Operating Systems

Mozilla adds promoted ad content to Firefox

On Friday, while I was helping a friend deal with a minor difficulty opening PDF files on his Windows 7 computer, I thought that I spotted another, more serious, problem with his Firefox web browser. 1,642 more words