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Posted 10-15-2015 at 04:44 AM by markyd
Updated 10-15-2015 at 05:18 AM by markyd

September 2015

Wow has it been that long since I posted here? OK, my trusty Asus X101CH (see other blog post) has been a bit of a dog, granted a hard working loyal and faithful one but still a dog and after putting in a dismal performance when trying to play Minecraft the hunt was on for a replacement. Now I am a sucker for the "transformer" format but I am sticking 2 fingers up at Asus for making the X101 so rubish for Linux! So what next?

I have taken a...
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Posted in Hardware
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Raspberry Pi - Network Configuration

Posted 07-02-2013 at 04:05 PM by markyd
Updated 11-14-2013 at 11:48 AM by markyd

Wednesday 30th October 2013

The auto config of network setting on the Raspberry is very good but if you want to manually over-ride these settings then there are some clues below, for a more detailed read try here -->

file to edit:
sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces
file contents:
auto lo

iface lo inet loopback

iface eth0 inet dhcp

allow-hotplug wlan0
# iface wlan0
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Posted in Raspberry Pi
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Lubuntu - SSH & VNC

Posted 06-09-2013 at 08:23 AM by markyd
Updated 10-16-2013 at 06:24 AM by markyd

Sunday 9th June - 21013

Spending so much time away from home (booo) means I have to get smarter and remoting into things with SSH & VNC, rather than rip off others work I will just post a link to a rather comprehensive information source:

...... when I have completed all of the above I will report back on how it went :-)
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Asus EEE-PC X101CH

Posted 04-18-2013 at 05:40 AM by markyd
Updated 12-03-2013 at 06:47 AM by markyd

Friday 6th September 2013

First of all I must thank the lovely wife Emma who hit the "Google Jackpot" with this one, as anyone with the patience to read the rest of this blog below will know I was "most peeved" with ASUS and their X101CH. I wish I had all the Google articles to support this post but I did not make notes sorry but here is a summary as I see it. It appears that Intel "outsourced" the drivers for the Cedar Trail chipset and they are only...
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Voice LOG

Posted 03-15-2013 at 11:00 AM by markyd
Updated 10-16-2013 at 06:30 AM by markyd

Friday 15th March 2013

After a lull in voice activities my lab is in tatters so its back to square 1.

First of all my SIP solution is based on Asterix/FreePBX .. I would like to be a CLI purest but I don't have the time and FreePBX has served me well. I would recomend downloading the app / linux distro as one package and either run it from an old box or a VM.

Setting up the external conectivity through a typical NAT firewall arrangement...
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