LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Blogs
User Name
Password

Notices


Old

debian update.

Posted 01-12-2021 at 04:30 PM by clsgis

This is a relatively cautious procedure. More steps than you're used to but way less than a rescue. As a user with sudo privileges:

df -h / /var # check available space. Stop if space is low.
# This may report the same volume twice depending on whether /var has its own file system.

sudo apt update # get new package lists

sudo apt upgrade -d # check how much space it wants to use, then download...
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 629 Comments 0 clsgis is offline
Old

simplest cron job for a lighting timer

Posted 12-05-2020 at 11:50 PM by clsgis

We're starting seeds to grow a winter/early spring vegetable garden. I set up LED grow lights on a relay module connected to a raspberry pi. It takes two wires from the GPIO header to the relay module and the following cron entries. The raspberry pi model zero W and a relay module were cheaper than a digital timer on Amazon, and I can reach them from anywhere via ssh. I made a "case" for the r-pi out of some old plastic box. It seemed silly to have that shipped from China.
...
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 5022 Comments 0 clsgis is offline
Old

not a device, a system

Posted 12-03-2020 at 02:47 AM by clsgis

I cannot bring myself to call a smartphone a "device." Crowbars, paring knives, chimneys, rubber bands, and transistors are devices. A smartphone is a system. It's probably running a Linux kernel.
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 105 Comments 0 clsgis is offline
Old

YAB start. Linux/FOSS related findings and musings.

Posted 12-02-2020 at 03:50 PM by clsgis

My social media consultants say I should post some of the stuff I dump into Facebook in a blog instead.

Thanks to Mark for pointing out https://www.abuseipdb.com/ Abuse IP DB. If they have a dnsbl, Imma gonna hitch it to postfix.
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 45 Comments 0 clsgis is offline

  



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:09 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration