07 Oct 2020FreeBSD Make Make Portage Tree: Accept Default
If you compile a program from the portage tree, , most of the packages have configuration options in which I have to manually choose the options and select with Enter. If you are not in front of the Computer, the complete process stops.
28 Jul 2020Curvature of Space because of Covid-19
For a long time I kept quiet about it, but now I have to comment on Covid-19.
The reason is a distance picture that was leaked to me via Twitter and that I discussed it with a physicist.
If you want to play mp4-Files with videolanclient vlc under OpenSUSE Tumbleweed, you may get the following error:
27 Apr 2019Move Mailman Mailinglists to another server
Every few years it may happen that you have to move your mailman maling lists to a new host. With this guide loses its horror.
20 Jun 2007Linux - burn DVDs on the fly
This has worked for me, having the DVD-ROM and DVD-Burner both on secondary IDE. The source DVD was mounted on /media/CDROM. DVD-Burner was on /dev/hdd
Assumption: Your current harddisk is hda. Plug in the new harddisk as hdb (primary slave). Adjust the drive names if your milage varies. Partition hdb with the fdisk command in a similar way hda is, and generate the appropriate file systems. Do not forget to add swap space.
17 May 2007Simple backup using rsync
Simple Backup using rsync
This backs up everything in the directory /srv/www/htdocs on a remote host to the current local directory, deleting removed files on remote host locally:
04 Apr 2007Linux - Burn .bin .cue files
Under Linux you can burn a image which consists of .bin- / .cue-Files, in two ways: with cdrdao and with cdrecord.
01 Jan 2001X-Tra-Designs.org now with Jekyll
After long waiting and some excursions this site has been rebuilt using the static content management system Jekyll.