Playing system admin on the weekends and learning about Linux and Open Source Software. Many useful scripts, configuration files, tools, and guides can be found in my GitHub repositories. See also the data and screens page.
Xorg: Xserver connection refused Unable to Startx or load SLIM Release Notes: 2017-11-05 Updates to AUR packages: dnd-tools, star-meta AUR: dnd-tools My first AUR submission created from scratch, CLI tools for DND5E Manual Profile Sync Daemon Manually implement mounting user cache and browser profile to tmpfs and syncing disk space Migrating Architectures Backup and restore from system settings, allowing low level changes such as architecture and filesystem changes” Multi-Queue Block IO Queuing Setting blk-mq to multi-thread I/O tasks Package Library Not Found Fix for - error: could not open file /var/lib/pacman/local//desc X205TA: Random Freezing Simply put, as on the Arch Wiki, add the following parameter to the kernel line of your boot loader’s config file. X205TA: Touchpad and WiFi Resume Fix for touchpad and wifi resume after suspend X205TA: SD Card Read Fix Quick fix to get SD Card Reader working X205TA: Touchpad Fix Quick fix to get touchpad working with Arch Linux and Asus X205TA X205TA: Freezing after Suspend Resume Workaround for freezing after resume from lid close/suspend Trusting and Adding PGP Signatures PGP Signatures could not be verified fix X205TA Bluetooth Getting bluetooth working on Asus X205TA in Arch Linux Download PDFs from Google Play Books Archive and download for books and PDFs that got stuck in Google Books. Arch Linux X205TA ISO Image A custom rolled Arch Linux ISO image for the Asus X205TA netbook. Virtual Memory Tuning Using a system daemon to manipulate virtual memeory parameters. Chromium Relocation Error Fix for chromium relocation erorr related to pciutils update Linux 4.6-1 Error with F2FS Root Fix for Linux Kernel 4.6-1 with F2FS root related to crc32 driver Password Analytics Some quality assurance checks and breif discussion of password strength Tweaking Swappiness for Performance Adjusting swappiness based on system needs Errors with SLiM and Block Device Naming Troubleshooting incorrect block device names after hard reboot resulting from SLiM failure to halt. Cycling Tags in DWM Cycling through tags in DWM with arrow keys. Copy & Paste in Urxvt Keyboard options for copy and paste functionality in Urxvt terminal emulator Slim Tuning convenient tuning options for SLiM display manager Wireless Printing with CUPS Quick notes on configuring wireless printer with CUPS on Linux Terminal Weather with Adaptive Location Getting adaptive location based weather and forecast in terminal Home Folder Encryption Encrypt your home folder / partition and decypt on user login AUR SSH Key Error Quick fix and guide for contributing packages to Arch User Repository Conky for Window Managers Crafting a simple, sophisticated, and sexy one-line conky output Simple Stateful Firewall Setting up a firewall script with iptables on Arch Linux. C Compilation and Execution Error Fix for error: C compilare cannot create executable. BTRFS vs. F2FS on Asus X205TA Testing BTRFS, F2FS, and I/O schedulers on Linux 4.5.0 Custom Chrome Applications Building custom web apps for your local servers in less than 5 minutes. PGP Signature Error Fix for makepkg error - one or more pgp signatures could not be verified X205TA - Installing Arch Linux on RAID0 Testing performance of Arch Linux installed over RAID0 on Asus X205TA Chromium Certificate Error Solutions to Chromium complaints about ‘connection not private’ X205TA - Minimal Initramfs Creating a minimal kernel for Asus X205TA Netbook / EeePC 3-Way Linux and Android Backup Streamline your backups between your Android phone, Linux pc, and Google Drive. Starting Conky with X Login Simple fix to a simple operation Featured App: Syncthing Sync everything with a Syncthing