A blog about life, linux, tech, and whatever is in my head. Not necessarely in that order.

Distributed Computing with BOINC


If you’ve never heard of BOINC, it’s short for Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing: (BOINC, pronounced /bɔɪŋk/ – rhymes with “oink”) is an open-source middleware system for volunteer computing and grid computing. Originally developed to support the SETI@home project, ..according to Wikipedia. In short, it is software enabling you to connect to projects and volunteer your computer to do work. There are many projects out there, some more useful than others.…
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How much is the Fish?


fish shell abbreviations.
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Encrypted file sync with rclone


Secure your cloud drive backups, encrypted, with rclone.
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Welcome to masochist-city


Running your own DNS server
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Automating software upgrades


Automating software upgrades with Homeassistant and Ansible (and a side of fish)
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Change your thoughts, change your life.


Some years ago, I was going through a tough time in my life. As we sometimes do, when things get difficult, we search for answers. I was reading a lot of books on healing and spirituality (not religion). I came across this audiobook by Wayne Dyer, titled “Change your thoughts, change your life: Living the wisdom of ‘the Tao” Dr. Dyer himself had spent a year, studying several other interpreterations of Lao Tzu’s, ‘The Tao’.…
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A Peaceful New Year?


New Years is always a somewhat strange day. It’s just another day, but since our time calendar revolves around this being the end of a year, it’s still a special day. People often have great wishes and expectations, for the new year (or not), and many have resolutions. Regardless, it’s a new year, and a new number. Personally I do not do much, this day (anymore). However I do have my own hopes for the one coming, and this year it’s that my health will improve.…
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Welcome!


Welcome to my blog, out here in the depths of the internet(s). Alright, I finally did it. I’ve been wanting to setup a blog for some time, but I never got around to actually doing it. That is, I’ve had some half attempts, but couldn’t really find a platform that I found fitting. And, well,I couldn’t really decide what to blog about. Then I figured, heck, just write about anything and everything.…
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