How do I stop Rsync using all my bandwidth?
I eat the whole apple core because I can’t be bothered going to the bin, admit it, you’ve done it. No, I have not lost my mind – it’s backed up on cassette somewhere, I just can't find a walkman anywhere.
For almost two decades I have loved all things science fiction or technology. I write software, mostly in PHP - please forgive me I'm leaning NodeJS too. I may have been analogue at birth, but I'm digital by design.
I can no longer remember who I stole my bio from or why.
This is a new one. I was asked today by someone to explain why files were missing from the Samba file server. Sadly in the end I wasn't able to fi
This weekends project is setting up a Raspberry Pi as an online Bitcoin wallet. As you might the first step has been installing Bitcoin Core. There is
Just a quick announcement. This week I released an updated certificate authority. All my services are now signed using this new authority. The reason
This is a very simple LUUP snippet. The Vera has a handy function .is_night() which, as you'd expect, simply returns true or false depending on if
My trusty Panasonic BL-C10 IP camera finally failed after years of faithful service, so I went online searching for a replacement. After some searchin
This is part two of my series on creating your own, private, VPN server at home using a Raspberry Pi. If you have followed on from my Raspberry Pi Pow
Fan-bloody-tastic! I've been trying to work out why emails to the Software Society have been falling over the last few weeks and finally I've
Last month I announced I was working on a write of my Drupal/Fitbit module to allow it to run independently of the Drupal framework. What I wanted was
Last year I spent a few months building my own Drupal module for Fitbit. All in the middle did everything I wanted from it, pulling all my stats into
Article Recovered I have been blogging online in one form or another since 1999, long before it was called a blog. Over the years I have lost a lot
I mentioned in a previous post that I had a spare Raspberry Pi. It's taken me a while to finish but I've managed to turn it into a portable Op
OpenBox is a minimalist windows manager for Linux, it's also my manager of choice. Due to its minimal memory footprint its faster then Gnome or KD
This weekend is time to go on a domain purge. Turns out all my domains for up for renewal in January and all 25 of them auto renew making January, alr
All over the web you will see people telling you the internet is an unsafe place to be, but the biggest danger doesn't come from some one sitting
I don't know about you but I run a number or Raspberry Pi's in my house all doing different jobs. I've often heard it said how inexpensive
This week I will be talking at The Software Society about Bitcoin (which will be the subject of next months posts) what it is, what you can do and how
I have said before I want to start writing longer and more in depth articles this year, with the goal of one a month, now I'm almost ten days into